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Layang Layang

Asian, Malaysian, Singaporean
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1480 S de Anza Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129-4605
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Daventry, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends. Had a great evening and some wonderful food Would come again gladly the atmosphere is great and the staff so friendly Great value too

Thank sibutch
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322 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015

A small and very popular restaurant... dishes are Malaysian, Asian, Singaporean, Pan Asian, Fusion food at its best. Early arrival for dinner on the weekends is advised to avoid the wait. (5:30-6:00 PM) Service is good and the food is varied and tasty. We have tried many of the menu items... The Roti Canai is always a great start. Roti... More 

Thank lwj
New Jersey
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

If you're wondering where all the MSG is since so many restaurants have stopped using it, wonder no more, it's at Layang Layang. Everything we ordered had it. If you decide to go anyway, which I don't know why anyone would with so many other choices in the area, there's a few dishes to stay away from. Ripoff #1- Sarong... More 

Thank Ring23
Saratoga, California
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

The place is small, so often there's a long line. Pretty good food, Roti Canai sauce and price is better than all other Malaysian restaurants in the area. Pad Tai is good, Seafood in Taro nest and princess tofu are good, the mee/noodles are so-so.

Thank Cathy S
San Francisco, California
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117 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

One of our family's favorite place. The food is great, good service and friendly staff. There are two locations but San Jose is the original. Definitely order the roti, probably get your own as you won't want to share.

Thank acli
Sentosa Island, Singapore
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

I've only been here once but it was sublime. (Also I've been away from home for over two months now so the cravings were REAL) 1) Roti - just like the prata at home, maybe a bit better - really fluffy and delicious! 2) Nasi Lemak - pretty spot on - but the rice could have been a tiny bit... More 

Thank Lucy L
Cupertino, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Our familly love to come here, we don't come very often due to the parking issue, but the food is really good

1 Thank coletteC7349
San Jose, California
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

Our Malaysian friend recommended this place to us. I tried twice and I like it. Staffs are friendly, they serve food quick, food quality is good. I especially love their unique drink.

1 Thank bigbadgang
Denver, Colorado
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71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Wonderful Malaysian food. Try the pineapple fried rice and the taro nest dishes. They were just two of the great dishes we ordered. They handled our large group very nicely. We didn't have to wait because we got there right when they opened. Otherwise plan on waiting. I don't know that I'd be happy waiting for this place. It's good,... More 

1 Thank esanjays96
San Jose, California
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We have been here a few times in the past year, and the food has been consistently above average -- in portion sizes, taste, and quality of ingredients. I am short of calling it outstanding because there isn't a signature item made here that is the best. All of the vegetarian dishes we have had here are good. The service,... More 

1 Thank Pankaj S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Malaysian, Singaporean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1480 S de Anza Blvd, San Jose, CA 95129-4605
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: 408-777-8897
Hour: Tu - Thr: 11AM-3PM, 5PM-9:30PM Fri: 11AM-3AM, 5PM-10PM Sat: 11AM-10PM Sun: 11AM-9PM

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