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“Good food but small portion” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Lair Lay Tong

Lair Lay Tong
Soi Dr Wattana, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 076-341140, Thailand
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Ranked #23 of 375 Restaurants in Patong
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
Vancouver, Canada
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“Good food but small portion”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

We were very happy with the taste of the food but disappointed with the portioning. Ordered chicken green curry, didn't even fill up half of the medium bowl! Overall they need to improve the portioning as compare with other restaurant for the same price. Will visit again? Yes, like the friendly service & authenticity of the food.

Visited October 2013
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“Pleasantly surprised! Great food. Excellent value”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

You may feel unsure by its unassuming appearance and its quiet location tucked away at the end of the alley. Once you there however, Lek (?) the owner will make you feel very welcome. The food is great-tasting, traditional Thai and it's excellent value for money. Definitely recommend it!

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Amazing authentic thai food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

Lair lay tong is by far the best place for fresh authentic Thai food, very reasonably priced (80-150 baht per dish) and extremely friendly staff. Menu has a huge range of meals, and drinks including my favourite freshly squeezed juice!

Me and my boyfriend ate here every day while in Patong! By far our favourite place, I recommend for anyone who travels to Patong to try a meal at Lair Lay Tong! :)

Will be coming back here for sure!

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Hidden Gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

Come here for genuine Thai food at very good prices. Something different from the usual tourist restaurants. Its right down at the bottom of the road past the Orchids and the Sea Hagg

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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“Excellent food, lovely service and quiet...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Very nice food, traditional Thai and a hard to beat price. We had Tom Yum Goong and Tom Kha and they were fantastic. You can tell its a good one when locals are regularly in and out taking food away. Definitely visit again, it's quiet and very clean and comfortable.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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