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Bay Fung Tong Seafood Tea House

1916 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612-2906
+1 510-832-3298
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good70%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“crab” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (5 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
1916 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612-2906
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Nothing much for decor, and waiters with minimal English, but if you want a big selection of tasty Chinese dishes in a large restaurant filled with a nice buzz of happy diners, this place delivers. We had super tasty sesame, honey shrimp then fried calamari...More

Thank Patty8888
Reviewed 21 March 2018

I first came here with a Chinese-American colleague when I worked nearby. I had been curious but reluctant to venture in. The outside is anything but welcoming. The street itself is utilitarian and so far has escaped the hipsterization that has elsewhere taken over Oakland....More

Thank oaklandmomcat
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

No frills place but great food and quick service. Take some time to explore the menu the bbq pork and stir fried noodles was excellent as well as the salt and pepper shrimp

Thank hang10surfer
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I have eaten there a few times and it's always been good. This last time we ordered take-away for 3 adults and 1 8 yr old and it was outstanding: fresh, tasty and good portions. Highly recommend

Thank scottlich
Reviewed 22 January 2017

If you are really looking for authentic Chinese food, especially seafood, don't waste your time in Chinatown. This is the real deal! Open for lunch and dinner, the menu is extensive along with banquet menu's for large parties. Reservations are a must if you have...More

Thank redevvl
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

A co-worker recommended this place because it was nearby. I ordered the chicken fried rice expecting it to be average size. When I received my order it was huge and could feed 3-4 people for under 8 bucks. To my great surprise it was very...More

Thank danity50
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I haven't been here in over 20 years but some friends wanted to come here for lunch and it had good portions, good service and we took some of our food home. Street parking can be hard to find but luckily one of my friends...More

Thank KWong55
Reviewed 28 June 2016

We had a wonderful dinner in celebration of fixing and selling a house. We had 10-12 dishes mostly seafood. We had the dry fried crab, the fried calamari, steak cubes, dal mui? sweet pea leaves 9 very delicious) Sweet and sour pork, giant surf clams,...More

Thank nakamura1849
Reviewed 8 June 2016

the food is authentic, priced well and delicious. a great number of selections and the waiters are always helpful and polite.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 14 April 2016

I could hardly finish half of my meal - quantity was huge! The chow mein was good. If you like spicy, ask them to make it really spicy!

Thank DMulan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 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 - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1916 Franklin St, Oakland, CA 94612-2906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-832-3298
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