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16 Jalan Dato Abdullah, Johor Bahru 80350, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Real nice Thai food Place.Good ambience. Only Parking is a problem. Overall its a place to eat food at least one time during your trip to JB>

Thank alisag09
Singapore, Singapore
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64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

This restaurant used to be our favourite place for Thai food, but not anymore. Their clear tom yam soup used to be very spicy and fragrant but the spiciness has dropped. In fact, the quality of most of the dishes is not what they used to be. The serving size has also shrunk. The only thing that is still nice... More 

Thank tham2015
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

I went in to carambao today after walking past the place. The ambience was rather uncommon so felt like in a resort place with some tatami style seating. omg.... the waiter rushed us to make our order looking seriously impatient! After ordering we waited 50 mins.. our food never came only our fresh coconut came. My partner went into the... More 

Thank debbielee73
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

Waiting >40min for a basic main course and staff wandering around with headphones. Very decent food but nothing special. Poor value for money.

Thank Casper B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I went on Tuesday afternoon and the place was dirty, saw dead cockroach on the floor. They ran out of chicken and beef. We ordered a tomyam soup which was so-so and paid 7rm for plain bee hoon. The fried kuaytiao was horrible and soggy. Its a let down and not so good as i past reviews.

Thank Lester L
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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131 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

I have eaten in this restaurant a few times and in my opinion this is one of the best Thai restaurants I have eaten in Johor Bahru. As normal, my favourite here is the "tom yam" soup either seafood, prawns or chicken. Also one of my favourites is the pandan chicken and the otak-otak. I fell in love with the... More 

Thank Joseph O
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Good Thai foods, great Thai service staff, nice place to have dinner with family. Price wise, a bit on the high side. As a whole, definitely give you a total Thai dining experience.

Thank Yap A
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96 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

Excellent authentic thai place. You can sit in the cabana on the floor or on tables. Service is ok but what makes this place special is the food. It is excellent and very thai, i like especially the sun dried beef or the basil, chilli beaf but also seafood is just very good.

Thank AI1980
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Good food. Nice ambience Good place for friend gathering. However, car park is too limited, especially weekend, well, restaurant always full. The restaurant operator is considerate enough to have a worker to lead us where to park And because too many customers, the service tend to be very slow. I am not impressed with their waiter attitude, always ask to... More 

Thank Waikay3
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

I love thai food very much, Carabao is the only restaurant can satisfied my tongue after I came back and fall in love with the food in Bangkok. the environment inside the restaurant is very unique and its different then the other thai restaurant that you can find in JB. the owner Mr Andi is very nice to tell us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Jalan Dato Abdullah, Johor Bahru 80350, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: 6073330014

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