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Bay Fung Tong Seafood Tea House

1916 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 832-3298
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Ranked #253 of 1,064 restaurants in Oakland
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Jan 30, 2014
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English first
Berkeley, California
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112 reviews 112 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

have been going to bay fung tong for the dinners for 8-10 people over the last few years. appears that management has recently changed as the menu offerings on paper plastered on the walls is now missing. the place gets noisy like a lot of Chinese restaurants that get busy and being busy is a good sign. food-wise something was... More

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New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Great Cantonese style seafood with long neck clam dishes and Bay Fung Tong Style lobster dishes (order the two different styles). The sweet orange sauce chicken was a little dry, but the mustard greens/ black mushroom and garlic sauce pea sprouts veggie dishes were excellent. The crabs looked awesome, but I saved it for my next outing. Good service and... More

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Oakland, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

This is our favorite Chinese restaurant in Oakland for not only value, but for great taste. Almost everything we've had on the menu has been good. We always go and get the quail and suggest the lobster noodle. The service is generally quite fast, so for an evening meal for a couple you can easily have a leisure meal and... More

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Orinda, California
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124 reviews 124 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

While we eat in Oakland Chinatown often, we wouldn't normally think of eating at a Chinese restaurant in downtown Oakland. But about 18 months ago, we entertained two Chinese couples at our house for dinner and they BOTH mentioned Bay Fung Tong as one of their favorites. We've eaten here at least 8 times since then. The restaurant specializes in... More

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Oakland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Went to Friday night movie at the Paramount. We bought tickets, walked over to Bay Fung Tong, had dinner, and got back in about an hour. Food was very good - everyone around us eating crab - will have to try that next time. You do need to be aggressive about getting the attention of the waiters. 4 dishes, no... More

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