Jay Fai Bangkok - Why We Love It
Chef Jay Fai is a household legend in Bangkoks culinary scene. The 70-year-old lady has been serving up outstanding street food behind her large wok for some 30 years. People from all over the world come to see her wearing her iconic ski goggles as she shows off her wok skills over the charcoal brazier.
Jay Fai's little shop-house is in the Old Town district. The cues are crazy long here but there is usually a little book outside for you to place your name. Jay Fai has made a name for herself for her twists on classic Thai dishes. Her dry Tom Yum with and Khao Jiew poo (crab omelet) went as far to be featured on Netflix's Chef table spin off about street food.