Welcome to Rin-Tei

Welcome to Rin-Tei
Rin-Tei is a Thai & Japanese Fusion restaurant with authentic flavors and home-style dishes by Chef Tam.
We take what is best of the cuisines and reinvent them in a fun and delicious way to eat for our valuable customers.


Today's Special

Creamy Soy Milk Pho with poached Chicken

Rice Noodle with chicken broth based soymilk soup with side of lotus root pickles, lime, cilantro and watercress


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Who We Are

Rin-Tei is an Asian Fusion restaurant with home-style dishes by Chef Tam.
Chef Tam's cooking skills sparked in the kitchen when she was young by helping her mom cook for her family in Thailand.
Chef Tam was born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand, and mastered her Japanese and English skills at a well-known college in Thailand.

Upon traveling to the United States, she realized the beauty of Asian fusion foods and decided to start a restaurant of her own.
Tam studied authentic Japanese food by spending several years traveling all over Japan. Chef Tam perfected her cooking by starting food businesses in Thailand and Japan.

Rin-Tei was created in 2022 to share the flavors that Tam loves and will surely procure a similar sense of comfort to all who indulge.

Chef Tam



104 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94401

LUNCH 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
DINNER 5:30 PM - 11:00 PM

LUNCH 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
HAPPY HOUR 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
DINNER 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM

TUE: Closed

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