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Chedi Thai Bistro

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737 Pearl St Ste 110, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5044 (Mabel Bell Ln)
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Terrible service, food subpar, rude waitresses. I am sick of restaurants demanding 18 percent tips and provide horrible service specially in Asian food industry. Go American and save yourself the aggravation

Thank George S
San Diego, California
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39 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

If you come for the happy hour menu, you will find an extensive list of wonderful starters. Pairing several of these, with one or two larger portion items will make a most enjoyable meal at a reasonable price. The service has always been very friendly and attentive.

Thank Barry L
Placentia, CA
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326 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

We were walking down to the beach and passed this bistro. They were just ready to open at 12 noon on a Sunday. Am I glad we went in. We took a chance on an unknown restaurant and we had a delicious lunch. All five of us ordered different dishes and each one of us loved what we ordered. They... More 

Thank Tzipster
Fallbrook, California
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

While not nearly the best Thai food I've had, the food and prices are decent. Try the Pad Thai or any of the curries, and the soups are good too. The staff is not the friendliest, but they're helpful.

Thank Frank O
Oceanside, California
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315 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

Chedi Thai Bistro maintains longevity in the bustling La Jolla restaurant partly from its authentic Thai furnishings that create a clean modern look and central Pearl street location. The julienned Green Papaya Salad with tomato and long bean was good. The Pad Thai with Shrimp was not so good because it was a tad on the oily side. And sadly,... More 

Thank CoastalCruiser27
La Jolla, California
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

We visited Chedi with another couple and it happened to be Happy Hour (5-7pm daily) and we did not end up ordering anything off the main menu. With 2 rounds of drinks and the happy hour dishes, we spent $60 after tip for 4 of us. The food was very good. More imoportantly, we had a couple of items that... More 

1 Thank RJA_SD_1964
La Jolla, California
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372 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Very nice restaurant in a prime location, away from the hustle and bustle of downtown La jolla. If ya can't find parking in back the park across the street at the Vons market.

Thank Papafish92037
San Diego, California
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486 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Chedi Thai is conveniently located on Pearl st. It can be a challenge to find parking near by. The decor is very nice, modern with some good Thai accents. We had the set lunch where you can pick 2 appetizers (mainly soup, salads and spring rolls) and 1 main course. Although there are all pretty standard thai dishes, they are... More 

Thank gzau
La Jolla, California
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143 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

We got a to-go order tonight and it was fantastic. Previously we have ordered food here that was often too spicy, but the owner really accommodated our preferences and they delivered outstanding food for us to take home. We ordered chicken skewers which were beautifully moist and not overcooked, chicken pad Thai that was loaded with chicken, Green chicken curry... More 

1 Thank DavidMarino
Haddon Twp, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Happened upon this restaurant as were driving through the neighborhood near our hotel (moving our Jersey Girl daughter out here to San Diego), and what a treat ! Started w/ amazing duck summer rolls, the warm peanut sauce was incredible ... then ordered 3 different entrees , curry shrimp & tofu, whole fried trout , and grilled squid. We are... More 

1 Thank Twip_Tripper

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $30
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 737 Pearl St Ste 110, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-5044
    (Mabel Bell Ln)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego  >  La Jolla
  • Phone Number: 858-551-8424

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