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16 Jalan Dato Abdullah, Johor Bahru 80350, Malaysia
6073330014
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this restaurant every week since my 6 month stay here. Brilliant food and very good value. The atmosphere is open plan and rustic that adds to the Thai experience. A must for anyone visiting JB

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Thank Ldspanky
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The authentic thai cruisine with afforable price and cosy place but very limited for parking. Food are delicious..

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Thank Sofy S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Superb Thai food and nice place for diner with beloved family. very spicy for tom yam seafood but nice for repeat.

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Thank mohd isnin S
Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Real nice Thai food Place.Good ambience. Only Parking is a problem. Overall its a place to eat food at least one time during your trip to JB>

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Singapore, Singapore
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

This restaurant used to be our favourite place for Thai food, but not anymore. Their clear tom yam soup used to be very spicy and fragrant but the spiciness has dropped. In fact, the quality of most of the dishes is not what they used to be. The serving size has also shrunk. The only thing that is still nice... More 

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Thank tham2015
Singapore
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

I went in to carambao today after walking past the place. The ambience was rather uncommon so felt like in a resort place with some tatami style seating. omg.... the waiter rushed us to make our order looking seriously impatient! After ordering we waited 50 mins.. our food never came only our fresh coconut came. My partner went into the... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Waiting >40min for a basic main course and staff wandering around with headphones. Very decent food but nothing special. Poor value for money.

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Thank Casper B
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

I went on Tuesday afternoon and the place was dirty, saw dead cockroach on the floor. They ran out of chicken and beef. We ordered a tomyam soup which was so-so and paid 7rm for plain bee hoon. The fried kuaytiao was horrible and soggy. Its a let down and not so good as i past reviews.

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Thank Lester L
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

I have eaten in this restaurant a few times and in my opinion this is one of the best Thai restaurants I have eaten in Johor Bahru. As normal, my favourite here is the "tom yam" soup either seafood, prawns or chicken. Also one of my favourites is the pandan chicken and the otak-otak. I fell in love with the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Good Thai foods, great Thai service staff, nice place to have dinner with family. Price wise, a bit on the high side. As a whole, definitely give you a total Thai dining experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Jalan Dato Abdullah, Johor Bahru 80350, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: 6073330014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?