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“REAL Thai food”
Review of Cholada

Cholada
Ranked #18 of 93 Restaurants in Malibu
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed April 13, 2014

Don't let the outward appearance of this "shack" put you off, the food is great! Super-casual inside, there is a genuine beach feel to the place. We recommend the wraps, the green papaya salad, and the pineapple red curry.

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Reviewed December 29, 2013

great Thai food with no atmosphere. The kind of place where you don't really want to look in the kitchen. No reservations, service is rushed, place always packed. They have outdoor seating in the back which is good in the summer. Best choice is generally take-out. Prices not as cheap as they should be. Place is falling apart, but the food is good.

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Reviewed October 2, 2013

We love Cholada Thai Food and eat or order here frequently. Just as fun as the good and fresh food is the fact that now and then you see celebrities eating in this tiny little beach shack... oh the perks of living near Malibu and Hollywood. ;-)

Thank Skinmeister
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

This is my "go to" Thai place even though I don't live in Malibu. I love the food here, EVERYTHING is delicious and they have a few things, like the crispy rice salad, that I haven't found in any other Thai places. The place is homey and casual and you do see a celeb or two on occasion but it's really about the food and it's NOT a touristy place. Also right next door to the wine tasting room for Rosenthal Vineyards, so a great double feature, go wine tasting and then pop next door to eat.

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Reviewed July 4, 2013

I love Cholada Thai. The workers are friendly, the vegetables are fresh and plentiful, and they serve up delicious noodle dishes, soups, salads etc. They also have fresh whole coconuts for drinking and eating the insides after. My current favorite dishes are drunken noodles (I ask for extra garlic), messy noodles with green curry, and the nam sod crispy rice salad with yum lemon dressing, peanuts and ginger.

Thank maracujagirl
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