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Soy

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Orchid St, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 368 5474
Today
12:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Ordered two types of the flaming wok - garlic & butter prawns and black pepper beef. Both were disappointing. Sauces tasted ready-made (store-bought). Prawns were not fresh. Service was OK. Not going back.

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Thank Lama B
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189 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Delicious food, very filling but make sure you order the right level of spicy, as it tends to be rather hot due to the chilly peppers. I liked the atmosphere and crowd, service was fast, will definitely go again.

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Thank Elena A
crieff, perthshire, scotland
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87 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Husband I decided to go back here after having a lovely meal here 2 yrs ago and we also had an entertainer voucher. We had BBQ dim sum to start followed by Kung po chicken and chicken with basil and cashew nuts. I did initially ask for just one bowl of rice but our server advised to two as they... More 

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Thank julz4
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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132 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Review My wife really wanted to try Soy, because she passes it like literally everyday after her gym, AND she is big oriental fan. So, this one Thursday night my sisters and she hijacked me to this restaurant with much gusto, and I had no choice but to go with the flow, because all 3 of them had decided that... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

The food is on the pricey side and portion is not that huge. However, it tastes great. The pecking duck is simply delicious. Would come back for that dish!

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Thank nazuaziz
Camberley, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

My wife and I come here once or twice a year. As it happens we've been here tice in the last month or so. Soy is at the China Court end of Ibn Battuta Mall, but sits just outside the shopping mall in it's own standalone pavilion with an Indian Restaurant (we haven't yet tried) next door. In the cooler... More 

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Thank FlyBacon
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The food was ok but by far not the best chinese i had in this price range. Overall it was ok but could do with some more creativity...

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Thank ReemIkram
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We just finished a meal now at Soy , according to our Culinary taste this is not our favorite type of Chinese for my husband and I it is kind of fatty , greasy lots of MSG and I can't find the strong Chinese flavors in it . HOWEVER some times our kids crave for this type of food when... More 

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Thank S Z
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We have been to Soy yesterday, we ordered black pepper beef and lemon garlic chilli chicken but the food taste was not that good and it was so fatty, and the sauce of the chicken was so gelatinous

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Thank Rana E
Cebu City, Philippines
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Subodh and Rodea were very friendly and professional. Had the Mongolian grill; beef was really yummy and good portion. Highly recommend this dish. Will be back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Orchid St, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 368 5474

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