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Kung Pao Bistro

West Hollywood
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7853 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046-5344
(323) 848-9888
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant. I had the Kung Pao Three Musketeers dish, it is kung pao but with chicken, beef, and shrimp. It was excellent and very unique and is a must try. They have a large menu with a lot of variety as well.

Thank TheHamburgler24
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

I ordered the Mongolian beef lunch special and it was so good. It came in a bento box with salad, rice, soup and a spring roll. Everything was so delicious.

Thank Ashley B
Los Angeles, California
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016

This is one of the lunch spots that we hit usually at least once a month. Friendly service and reasonable priced.

Thank DCalmett
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

Vegan options here are pretty good. Ordered cashew chicken - was too salty. Beef with broccoli ok. Shrimp with black bean sauce pretty good. Lo mein with chicken ok. Usually decent food - mid price range.

Thank IV15
Riverside, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 331 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed to see that the reason I had to pay for parking was because employees take the only free spots right outside the door for themselves. The food is only average. The service and food preparation time was ridiculously slow, especially given there were only three tables dining (all of whom should have had free parking, NOT THE EMPLOYEES).... More 

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

My family has been coming here for years, we're regulars. There are many regular here and they treat their regulars like family. One of the most consistently good Chinese restaurants in Los Angeles. Ingredients are always fresh. They have the best happy hour. The drinks are delicious. The servers are not just servers, but our friends now. Can't recommend Kung... More 

Thank SachaMR
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114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016

We were a large party of vegetarians and nonvegetarians, which the restaurant caters to very well. The service was very good even though the restaurant was busy. The food was very good but not amazing.

Thank Lorne29
West Hollywood, California
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9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Spectacularly ordinary, although the portions are quite filling. But come on, kids, your dishes need to provide a kick to the tastebuds, as being bland just doesn't cut the (hot) mustard.

Thank ElOsoTerrible
Surfers Paradise, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

Would come here again! Was a great place to come in Weho, gteat atmosphere as well. Cheap food, excellent mongalian beef and right on santa monica boulevard near the gay district

Thank punkachump
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98 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

On Santa Monica Blvd. is a very convenient place to stop, easy parking. Food was quite tasty, and plentiful. Pleasant service, clean place.

Thank Dandy1ORL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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

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

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