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Sabuy Sabuy

5231 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1414
+1 510-653-8587
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
18 May 2017
“excellent neighborhood restaurant has pleased us for 20+ years”
15 Jun 2016
“Good food and sweet staff”
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Asian, Thai
5231 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1414
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

authentic Thai cuisine, affordably priced. We do take-out regularly, and occasionally dine in. In the warmer months, there's a nice enclosed patio (large enough for strollers, even) too.

Thank oaklandexplorer2016
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I was longing for a Vietnamese Pho, or at least a dish with rice noodles. We had heard about the restaurant and wanted to try it - we were not disappointed. The vegetarian rice noodle soup with fried tofu was delicious. Better yet the lunch...More

Thank reise-tanta-di
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Love this place, very fresh food, tastes great , get it at any heat level you want. Not a lot of room to dine but a few seats

Thank Itravelalot2011
Reviewed 6 January 2016

I love coming to this place and try to stop in for dinner any time I am in town, and I travel from the Sierra foothills to get here! Always get the Sabuy, Sabuy duck - best crispy fried duck I have had ever, but...More

Thank worldtravelingelf
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Plain grungy place with a very filthy graffiti-filled restroom. Worst Tom Kha Ga I've ever had. Worst SIngha beer (in bottle ) I've ever had. Otherwise rather ordinary Thai food.

Thank Shadow010
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We frequent this restaurant on average once a week -- sometimes take out, sometimes eat at the restaurant. Either way, the portions are big,a the food is good, the prices are pretty low. Dishes that I particularly recommend: appetizer: tod mun (fish cakes); entrees: house...More

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 21 June 2015

The food is excellent, it he place is a whole in the wall, hidden gem. Must try as many items as possible. They have a great take out service.

Thank Virginia S
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Greeted at the door by a yellow health department CONDITIONAL PASS NOTICE. Noodle salad was good. Chicken was white meat and lean. Shrimp was reasonably fresh. Lettuce was iceberg. Noodles were unexciting. Patio dining area was nice but a little in need of repairs. Overall...More

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Real value for generous simple food. Always hits the spot with quality ingredients, fresh. No leftover stew pots so common.

Thank Karl K
Reviewed 12 June 2013

This place is a bit of a hole in the wall and a little run down. But don't let that stop you from eating here. The salads are amazing. I love the ginger salad. The curries are all excellent, too. We've been coming here for...More

Thank AntoniaJames
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17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5231 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618-1414
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-653-8587
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