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Chef Chu's

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1067 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
+1 650-948-2696
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Palo Alto, California
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A silicon valley fixture. Great, uncluttered Chinese food following pretty much the same formula for (at least) the more than 30 years I have been going there. The crowds of customers and long wait times attest to its enduring popularity.Quite an extensive menu with a lot of fan favorites. On the days that they pull it off, some of the... More 

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Oakland, California
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185 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is super famous so we had to try it out. We went there for lunch and we didn't wait too long, just 10-15 min for a table for 4. Between the 4 of us we ordered: - mongolian beef and egg fried rice with bbq pork dinner size which was enough for 2 people - curry prawns with... More 

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San Francisco, California
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109 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want the most delicious Chinese food on the Planet then drive, fly or run to Chef Chu's in Los Altos, Ca. Celebs go there! Chef Chu is a BRILLANT chef. This is a super AMAZING Family run place!!!

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Mountain View, California
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is always busy. They own a parking lot just off the of Sherwood. No matter how busy it is, you can always find parking there. The inside and the outside of the building is getting a little tired, but the food is always great.

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Malang
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here became a friend recommended us to try this place. We heard that this place is pretty hype as its customers are some famous people. We made our reservation via phone but we ended up waiting for quiet some time after we reached to the restaurant. The restaurant was crowded. The food was average. Maybe the best part... More 

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Thank Stephen T
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outstanding food, service and ambiance. Beautiful holiday table settings. The set 5 course menu included favorites with generous helpings. Looking forward to another visit.

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Thank Pam K
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Chef chu has great food! The food is simple and delicious, the true mark of good healthy quality food. If you are in the area look no further.

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Nashville
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2016

Never a bad meal here. My wife (princess) first started enjoying food here decades ago when it was only a takeout place. There is a reason it has grown and grown to a large restaurant. It is fantastic! I fell in love with it my first visit and always look forward to our returns. There have been many returns over... More 

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Houston, Texas
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130 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

How refreshing. My husband is Phillipino and Spanish and was raised for most of his youth in Hawaii. Guess what we found...Hawaiian styled Manapua, aka steam buns featuring Charsu...aka Chinese barbecue. We had a tasters dinner, ordering several appetizers, each one was better than the first. Egg rolls, lettuce cups, barbecue pork and fried wontons. All amazing. As was the... More 

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Chalfont, Pennsylvania
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227 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

This was a return visit to Chef Chu's for late week night Chinese dining. Great food and excellent service although there is a definite effort by wait staff to turn tables over rapidly. I had the Pineapple chicken and it was excellent. Also had beef skewer apps and they were quite tasty. The food here is superb with no "heavy"... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1067 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Altos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-948-2696

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