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Bai Yok

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Rialto Square, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
(02) 9976 6488
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staff must have reminded us half a dozen times that we had to leave in 1 1/2 hrs, ordinary food, very expensive....

1 Thank afp235
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We had a fantastic meal here. Great variety of menu choices, very good service and food was very good. Having lived in Bangkok for two years and a regular traveller to the region over the last 20 years I feel i am a reasonable judge. While not the best in Sydney definitely one of the better choices on the northern... More 

Thank Craig S
Gillingham, UK
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Was very jaded with Thai food and had to be persuaded to go to Yok. It's is absolutely excellent. Better than any Thai food I've eaten anywhere in the world - including Thailand!

Thank Catherine L
Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

caught up with some old friends and wanted to try somewhere we had seen but never been. For entrée we all had spring rolls and agreed they were best we have ever had - we chose three different mains and were very impressed - generous sized servings and well prepared and presented. Once again agreement that this is best Thai... More 

1 Thank digbyhughes
Melbourne, Australia
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We were in Manly to attend a conference and happened upon this restaurant where they were prepared to feed us late one night. Excellent, innovative Thai food that we so enjoyed it became our restaurant of choice for most of the stay. Hope to get back there when next in Sydney as it is worth going out of the way... More 

Thank JoLevo
Sydney, Australia
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Went to the Bai Yok for a meal last night. As it was a Wednesday night there was no need to boo, however the restaurant was actually busier than expected. As it was a warm night we decided to sit outside. There are about 10 tables set up adjacent to the restaurant and the atmosphere was very good. We had... More 

Thank Matthew M
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013 via mobile

Went there for dinner. No complaints at all. Food excellent, staff friendly, all the ingredients were fresh, and prepared solely for you. No ping on the microwave..... Does not have many tables so I would definitely book on a busy night. Only slight concern was the service was that rapid, I had ordered and eaten a starter and main meal... More 

Thank Thomas W
Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Went here on a fairly cold Friday night in mid June recently, no booking, just turned up and got a seat outside. There was outdoor heating which was good. We had three dishes from the tapas menu, which looks interesting, we were almost tempted to just have lots of tapas and no mains, they look that good. Had the special... More 

Thank Flyfarflungaway
Australian in New York
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143 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

We have been dining at (Bai )Yok since it opened 20 years ago in Crows Nest and were thrilled to discover Yok here in Manly. Jay does a great job and while they can get very busy, the food is always great. We have never been disappointed. I love their new Thai Tapas menu which they introduced after opening their... More 

Thank travelbunny
London, United Kingdom
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234 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

This place has a very loud buzz to it, food was good and is very popular. We were seated outside on a warm evening.

Thank LenBrownB

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Asian, Thai
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rialto Square, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Manly
  • Phone Number: (02) 9976 6488

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