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Thiam Hock Restaurant

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No.5, Gadong, Brunei Darussalam
+673 244 1679
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Dec 26 , we had a lunch over there. The decoration was quite unique ! We had 8 dishes which were all good! The smell and taste of the famous Curry Fish head was great! We didn't expect such high standard Chinese food !

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Thank 659waikitc
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended by a friend and it met expectations. Food was good and served quickly, given how busy they were. If you want peace and quiet, go upstairs as the ground floor seating area is next to the open kitchen which has a very noisy extractor fan. Well worth visiting.

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Thank William M
Brunei Darussalam
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

Restaurant: Downstairs it looks like an ordinary "coffee shop". Go upstairs to see a totally different and lovely ambience. Good for family dinners & special occassions. An advance booking of table is recommended. Closes at 10 PM. Last order at 9.30PM. Food; This is my favorite place in Brunei or chinese food. Try their 'Guiness pork' or the crispy fried... More 

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Thank rubenmat
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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113 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016

So far all their cooking is very masterful. You can taste the difference in dish cooked between a master cook and an apprentice. However, parking is extremely difficult to find so a lot of time I had given up eating at this place.

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Thank seriaboy
Brunei-Muara District, Brunei Darussalam
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

Good food at slight higher than other similar non halal chinese restaurants but have to admit that taste wise, the food is good here. Most of the great tasting dishes are the pork dishes; like roasted pork leg, pork belly hotpot, and pork neck slices. A must try restaurant in Brunei.

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Thank VHKF
Bangkok, Thailand
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238 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 28, 2016

Enjoyed the overall dining experience and good selection of dishes accompanying the fish head curry - which was excellent. Good for casual dining in mid- to larger size groups. God restaurant atmoshere

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1 Thank Rudi M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Food is ok but thier staff are rude i will never go back again .I rather eat the thai good next door...

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2 Thank EzjobLink C
Brunei
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant have the best curry fish head in Brunei. Not halal so I will recommend this to my non Muslim friends. Aside from that there are a number of dishes that are good such as the sweet and sour pork, pork knuckle, kailan fry kailan and many more.

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2 Thank Alvin W
Bandar Seri Begawan
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

If you are a Curry Fish Head enthusiast you will know there is two types of Curry Fish Head. The normal curry, and the Nonya Curry, or better known as Assam. This is a place I will go to whenever I have the crave as there is nothing better than this! I will gather few friends or family member, as... More 

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1 Thank stanara
Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Huge selection, great food, maybe not most expensive and high class dining but best mid-range Chinese dining.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.5, Gadong, Brunei Darussalam
  • Location: Asia  >  Brunei Darussalam  >  Brunei-Muara District  >  Gadong
  • Phone Number: +673 244 1679

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?