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Chai Yo Restaurant

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1411 NE Broadway Street, Portland, OR 97232
503 287 0505
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner
Description: The Finest In Traditional Thai Cuisine. Top 10 Thai restaurant by...
The Finest In Traditional Thai Cuisine. Top 10 Thai restaurant by Citysearch.Family Owned and operated.
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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 Authentic Asian Food

Cosy little restaurant offering good homely type asian food. The staff were polite and welcoming. Its a good place to visit for a quite lunch or dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
Jaison P
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Usa
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Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We chose this restaurant because it received such positive reviews and was very close to our hotel. We were not disappointed- every dish we had was absolutely amazingly tasty and the service was quite good. This is a restaurant that we would recommend without a doubt!

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Naples, Florida
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

My family and I ate many meals here at the beginning of the year. I left Portland in early March and am now back for a visit in July. Where did the former chef go? Or if there isn't a new chef, why did Chai Yo change the way they prepare meals? My favorite, Pad See Ew with tofu (Vegan... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Usa
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Cosy little restaurant offering good homely type asian food. The staff were polite and welcoming. Its a good place to visit for a quite lunch or dinner.

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Ashland, Oregon
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130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My wife, son, and daughter-in-law joined me for lunch at Chai Yo on a Monday afternoon. The food was quite good. I had the Fried Rice with tofu which was ordered with medium spice. It was cooked perfectly and it was delicious. Everyone liked their food, as well. Our server was efficient. Ambiance was comfortable. Eat there.

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Newport Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Cute little restaurant homey feel, pleasant waitress, butttt, food horrible. I had a "special" but was so salty you couldn't eat it and the salmon was so fishy it was terrible. Table next to me made same complaint. They did give 15% off, which amounted to the tip, but the one bite of the salmon and all I could do... More 

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Naples, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I spent the month of February helping my daughters settle into their new Portland home. We enjoyed meals from this restaurant at least four times during my visit. And each time the food was consistent and awesome! We mostly got take-out, but dined in when another traveling family member met up with us. Since most of us eat Vegan, the... More 

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Virginia, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We love Thai food, eat it often at home and when traveling in the US (have never been to Thailand), and this was very good. We arrived early, so the charming dining space in the old house was very quiet (much appreciated). The food was nicely prepared -- the special avocado rolls were especially delicious. ( But we do think... More 

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had such a good experience here on our last trip to Portland, it was our first choice for a meal this trip. Still great; so good we had take-out a few nights later too. Small home converted to a restuarunt with quiet, attentive service. I've taken several thai cooking classes over the past 20 years and most US thai... More 

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Old Hickory, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We ate a delightful meal beginning with spring rolls and a papaya salad, followed by three interesting and delicious entrees, eaten family style. The atmosphere was lovely, service great and the food outstanding!

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Versoix, Switzerland
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

With a party of 10 we just decided to give this place a try. There was little hope that everyone would be pleased considering all our diverse tastes, not to mention my mom, who is the pickiest eater on Earth, so there was little to lose. As the appetizers arrived there were some happy sounds, and then all of a... More 

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Additional Information about Chai Yo Restaurant

Address: 1411 NE Broadway Street, Portland, OR 97232
Phone Number: 503 287 0505
Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 15
Cuisine: Thai

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1411 NE Broadway Street, Portland, OR 97232
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: 503 287 0505

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 15
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Thai

Description

The Finest In Traditional Thai Cuisine. Top 10 Thai restaurant by Citysearch.Family Owned and operated.
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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