We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chan Dara

11940 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1333
+1 310-479-4461
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good15%
  • Average30%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
13 Sep 2016
“Stylish Decor, Attractive Wait Staff, Yummy Tom Kha Kai”
22 Aug 2016
“Great Happy Hour!”
Closed Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
11940 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1333
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (20)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 14 September 2016

We've been coming to Chan Dara for years. Best Tom Kah Kai in town! Food and prep very consistent and tasty. And Chan Dara has ALWAYS been known for having very attractive waiters/waitresses. Pleasant cool-bar atmosphere. Family faves are the chicken coconut soup mentioned above,...More

Thank arthotelpatron
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Love the food here - excellent thai food that is wonderful - their happy hour in the bar - 21+ is a great value - that menu is 1/2 off and well worth it!

Thank Rosanna R
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We came in for happy hour, and ordered iced tea and food. We were told that for happy hour prices, we needed to drink alcohol. I decretly explained that we are sober, and the menu does clearly state that a beverage must be purchased. It...More

Thank Lora M
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

I've eaten at all of the Chan Dara restaurants in LA over a period of almost 30 years. Over that time I've probably visited fewer than a half dozen times, but I was always drawn back because of previous great experiences. In the early days...More

Thank bakerbrucew
Reviewed 7 February 2016

On the way to a meeting in Santa Monica, I stopped here with a friend and associate. Can't wait to have to go to Santa Monica again. If you know LA and know that I would have to drive the 101 to the 405 from...More

Thank AmeliaAnne1024
Reviewed 28 September 2015

I have been eating at Chan Dara for the last 25 years. Most of the time it is the Chan Dara in Hollywood and on occasion, Larchmont. I think this might be my first time at the West L.A. restaurant. What happened?? Other than the...More

1  Thank Beachdude444
Reviewed 16 July 2015

I am kind of afraid to tell everyone about Chan Dara in West Los Angeles, because it might get too crowded. It is the Best Thai restaurant in Los Angeles. Great service good prices and Just great Thai food. The Pad Thai is full of...More

Thank SergefTa
Reviewed 6 June 2013

I'd first been in the former Chan Darette in Marina Del Rey a few times close to a decade ago, and had had some of their soups and curries. WOW! It was becoming a local favorite for me. But it closed ~6-7 years ago. It...More

Thank Bruce415453
Reviewed 27 February 2013

The atmosphere is really nice, the service is great and the food wonderful. My wife, and I, used to spend a lot of time in LA, and this is one of the spots we used to frequent. It is right across the street from Amoeba...More

Thank fredstrong
Reviewed 11 December 2011

Stopped in for a late dinner and found the Chan Dara to have a nice selection of Thai dishes and very fast, friendly service. Ordered a Thai Chicken Curry and Broccoli with crispy pork (along with the prerequisite dumplings). All very excellently prepared and served...More

Thank Frisbe44
Nearby HotelsSee all 356 hotels in Los Angeles
Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Monica
2,081 reviews
.83 km away
Best Western Royal Palace Inn & Suites
769 reviews
1.55 km away
Pavilions Motel
85 reviews
1.86 km away
Holiday Inn Express West Los Angeles
364 reviews
1.90 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Don Antonio's
86 reviews
.25 km away
Shunji's Japanese Cuisine
26 reviews
.29 km away
Habayit Restaurant
16 reviews
.08 km away
The Talpa Restaurant
13 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of Flying
67 reviews
1.72 km away
McCabe's Guitar Shop
11 reviews
.88 km away
Creating Arts Company
5 reviews
1.47 km away
Odyssey Theatre
5 reviews
1.61 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chan Dara staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11940 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064-1333
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Westside
  • Neighbourhood: Westside
  • Phone Number: +1 310-479-4461
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing