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Fai's Chinese Restaurant

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2518 Shore Rd (Rt 9), Route 9, Ocean View, NJ 08230
(609) 624-8000
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 5
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food, good service

Fai's has above average food, but this time it was a little salty and had a lot of brown sauce. All in all, it tasted pretty good. My dining partner was very pleased with his dinner. The egg drop soup with corn was a delicious surprise. Glad it's BYOB. Good service. Reasonable prices. Will return... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 9, 2015
ChrisDaisey
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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Fai's has above average food, but this time it was a little salty and had a lot of brown sauce. All in all, it tasted pretty good. My dining partner was very pleased with his dinner. The egg drop soup with corn was a delicious surprise. Glad it's BYOB. Good service. Reasonable prices. Will return in the future and just... More 

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Suburban Philadelphia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Back to Fai's last weekend and had a nice time. Singapore style noodles, chicken with black beam sauce, steamed broccoli with brown sauce on the side. The food was fresh, tasteful and arrived nice and hot. Ivy and her husband are sincere, hard working people who do a great job. Waitress Lynn, pleasant, efficient and great service. I recommend Fai's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner!!! Everything is always very fresh! I had chicken in garlic sauce and my husband had pepper steak. Thank you to Ivy and her wonderful staff we had a great time!! Happy New Year!!

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Suburban Philadelphia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Well, it's time to report again on one of our favorite restaurants - Fai's. The food quality and flavor continues to be outstanding. The service is sincere and attentive. The owners are hard-working and honest. The chef is Hong Kong trained and the sauces - specifically the brown sauce; oh, the brown sauce... - are the best I have had.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

What a pleasant surprise, and only 20 minutes from Ocean City where I am living! They were open on Christmas; while there was not much else to choose from, I will definitely be returning. A great place, fabulous and friendly service - just the right ambiance for both romance or family dining....oh; a huge menu too! I had grouper; a... More 

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Cape May, New Jersey
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The quality of the food is outstanding & the staff is extremely pleasant. My favorite is the House Fried Rice with General Tso's Chicken.

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Sea Isle City, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We have had the pleasure of enjoying numerous meals with friends at Fai's Chinese Restaurant. Large portions, excellent selections, very good service (Lynn does a great job as does Ivy, the owner). We have enjoyed whole roasted duck, clams & mussels in black bean sauce, sautéed asparagus, broccoli, green beans and pea pods in a garlic sauce and many other... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Went there on Saturday night and every table was full. They had 1 waitress on! Everyone in the place was complaining. Food is good, but would not go back just because of the rude staff and only having 1 waitress on a Saturday night! Also very expensive for little portions.

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7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I went back to my favorite all time restaurant to celebrate my friend's birthday at the end of August. As usual, our hostess Ivy was most gracious and accommodating. Our vegetable platter of eggplant, asparagus and broccoli in black pepper sauce was outstanding; the chef special of shrimp mariner was something you dream about afterward. It was just unbelievably delicious.... More 

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Cape May Co., NJ
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We have always enjoyed the food at Fai's whether we ate there and got take-out. But the past Sunday noon was anew high. My wife and I discovered the Lite Menu; she ordered the shrimp with vegetables and I the scallops. They arrived in steaming baskets perfectly done! Vegetables just right and the size and number of shrimp and scallops... More 

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Additional Information about Fai's Chinese Restaurant

Address: 2518 Shore Rd (Rt 9), Route 9, Ocean View, NJ 08230
Phone Number: (609) 624-8000
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean View
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2518 Shore Rd (Rt 9), Route 9, Ocean View, NJ 08230
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ocean View
  • Phone Number: (609) 624-8000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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