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Kung Pao Bistro

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West Hollywood
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7853 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5344
(323) 848-9888
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Large groups
Outdoor seating

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fast and delicious

Courteous staff, simple decor and delicious food at affordable price, in West Hollywood. Need adding more?

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 15, 2014
DebsHK
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Rome, Italy
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Outdoor seating
  • Delivery
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Ithaca, New York
Top Contributor
134 reviews 134 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We were staying at the W hotel in Hollywood. There are no real chinese restaurants within easy walking distance. Plenty of Thai and Japanese places but we really wanted Chinese. So I saw Kung Pao's online reviews and they were truly mixed but underneath all the polarities was a general consistency, good chinese food. We ordered by phone, and they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Amazing food!! Fresh ingredients! Excellent experience!! Will definitely recommend to anyone we know that visits West Hollywood! The main dude who greeted us was super friendly and made us feel welcomed!

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Rome, Italy
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Courteous staff, simple decor and delicious food at affordable price, in West Hollywood. Need adding more?

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West Hollywood, California
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Wanted to try this one because of a friend liked it on FourSquare. It was a little after 1am and pretty quit. Service was very friendly asking the right questions making my meal the right one for my mood. The food was served quickly but it sure didn't taste Fast-Food-Ich I had the Sweet & Sour chicken and it was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Staying in West Hollywood on holidays this was a good neighbourhood restaurant. Good range of options and good value.

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Los Angeles, California
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We are using Kung Pao Bistro for home delivery only. We like their chinese food and it's delivered quick as well. The restaurant itself doesn't look like a restaurant at all. It has very simple interior with regular patio like furniture, but it is situated in the great West Hollywood area. I would recommend this restaurant, their chinese food is... More 

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West Hollywood, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

terrific lamb dishes...good wine list and very comfortable upscale decor Not your typical Chinese restautant. A new fav...will return often The venue lady review needs to get over herself..As does the woman looking for a free plate and food for her child .. Not a place to bring children

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Lompoc, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Pretty mortified that I had my first bite of animal food in over 20 years after ordering all veggie dishes and receiving REAL Tea Smoked Duck. Had never seen this dish before and trusted that it was what we asked for, DOUBLE CHECKING that all our dishes were veg. The worst part, however, was when we called the response was,... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

WoW!!! Enjoying a local craft brew and Kung Pao Chicken (without mushrooms and zucchini) was a perfect compliment to their spicy paste on the table. Ladies, you can enjoy exciting Appetizers and still kiss your partner! Dudes, their Happy Hour selections are a must from 4:00pm- 7:00pm. The servers were fun and joyful, the decor was pleasing, and the presentation... More 

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Cerritos, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Went there on a slow Sunday afternoon with husband and daughter. Waitress looked bothered by us, took a long time to take our order. The main course came out before appetizers, and the waitress completely ignored my daughter- did not bring her a plate. Food was good - but not spectacular, certainly not enough to come back there again. Disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7853 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5344
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighborhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: (323) 848-9888

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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

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