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7328 Pittsford-Palmyra Rd., Fairport, NY 14450
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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New York City, New York
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chakara's menu is a hodgepodge of dishes from several different Asian culinary traditions, which is usually not a good sign for me. Unless the restaurant has a different chef for each type of Asian cuisine, the food often has weird flavor: Thai food that tastes like Chinese food and vice versa. And indeed, that was the case at Chakara as... More 

Thank AugustoMonteverdi
Rochester, NY
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236 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Four of us had dinner here, two vegetarians, and there was a great selection for the non-meat eaters. The flight of warm sake for $10 was a bargain, with three excellent choices. The steamed chicken Gyoza dumpling appetizer was good but came lukewarm. Unfortunately, there was no hot and sour soup on the night we were there. The edamame were... More 

Thank vpoleshuck
Fairport, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Wonderful Asian Fusion Food, Great Bar, great place for Lunch or Dinner!!! I enjoy the People as well as the Cuisine!

Thank Henry B
Fairport, New York
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Had not been there in a couple of months and had a craving for Asian food. We were not disappointed. My wife had the dish called japan and I had s&p calamari. Both were excellent!!! Place was very busy and we had great service. Will be going back REAL SOON!!!

Thank charles f
Fairport, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Chakara is our "go to place" for a great meal! Whether you take out, or eat in, the food is consistently fresh and delicious! The staff is always accommodating and pleasant! Their dishes are an imaginative twist on old favorites and an adventure into new flavors!

Thank Funfamily27
Rochester, New York
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

We are lucky to have Chakara near our house and eat there regularly. The food is always fresh and delicious. They have the best miso soup ever, rich and tasty without being too salty. We have always had good dinners whether it's dine in or take out. Staff is always friendly.

Thank cgrob78
Fairport, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

The food is delicious and fresh, every dish is a wonderful experience. We have only been going there for less than a year and visit every time we have an opportunity

Thank Susanrg
Rochester, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

the food is always so fresh. they put a lot of love in their food..the service is always great too..

Thank dkkb23
Fairport, New York
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Chakara serves food from various Asian cuisines: Thai, Indian, Chinese, and more. This makes for a nice variety, but it also means that no particular cuisine is very special. The Indian butter chicken I had was bland and loaded with onions, I had to dig around to find the chicken. Go next door to Saks for outstanding Thai food.

Thank Daniel D
Rochester, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Vibrant flavors set this restaurant apart. Consistent food and service. Interesting dishes. Make reservations as it can fill up.

Thank tbear100

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7328 Pittsford-Palmyra Rd., Fairport, NY 14450
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Fairport
  • Phone Number: 585.223.8101

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