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The Crying Tiger

382 Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
6650 0195
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Ranked #50 of 134 restaurants in Coffs Harbour
Price range: $7 - $29
Cuisines: Thai
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Good for: Romance, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Thai food with a difference. Experience Thai street food cooked by the famous Chef Joe in a slick contemporary restaurant on Coffs Harbours Jetty strip. Seriously dynamic food!!!! Our private function area is sublimely unique and our Cooking School is reflective of our philosophy to create innovative delicious Thai street cuisine with a difference.
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English first
Emerald Beach, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Fresh authentic Thai food, good customer service, value for money and friendly staff. Easy location amongst other restaurants on Jetty strip

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Sydney
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84 reviews 84 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Two colleagues and I ate here recently. We all enjoyed our food btu was told that they weren't serving alcohol at the moment.... how about telling us before we sit down so we can go to the bottle shop..... and then you hit us with the corkage. Picture of the soft shell crab on the menu is nice but they... More

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Newcastle, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We rang and booked at the last minute for a family group of seven. They took our booking but when we arrived they didn't seem to want us there. We were led to a table before the waitress told us that the deep fryer wasn't working so there were no deep fried entrees. My daughter only eats the satay chicken... More

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We were looking forward to dining at this restaurant but it became apparent, when reading the menu, that it was not special with the dishes being run of the mill Thai fare available in any Thai Cafe but at expensive prices.There was little to suggest Thai and Vietnamese street food that was promoted by the establishment. The real killer however... More

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Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

This delightful restaurant not only serves wonderful Thai food but they also offer Thai cookery lessons.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Was really looking forward to having dinner here and the menu, while fairly standard and basic, did cover all the bases. Unfortunately it didn't live up to initial thoughts. Service was very haphazard and sketchy with staff seemingly unable to handle a fairly busy Tuesday night trade. There was a distinct lack of care for customers. And to the food....it... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Wow- the food is really authentic and Good tasting. But, the staff is The most unfriendly staff I have ever med. I kindly asked for a teaspoon for My 2 year old son, and was told that the did'nt got teaspoon in that restaurant. Her face was like: "are You crazy or what" Her eyes rolled! I asked another girl,... More

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Sydney
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

We went to this restaurant with a baby and toddler. The staff were very friendly and went out of their way to accommodate us. Great food. Try the fried rice!

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Newcastle, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

We stopped here for a meal while in Coffs Harbour and order the pad Thai and pad see we ($20 each on average) and they were delicious!! I would go as far as to say one of the best I've had in Australia hence I was not to fussed with the prices we paid for them. Also we ordered the... More

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

The service was good, food nice, not quite King street Newtown standard in Sydney but good for a regional restaurant.

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