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) #1,791 of 8,356 Restaurants in Los Angeles ££ - £££ Thai
11744 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2615
+1 818-753-1001
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
6 days ago
“Awesome Thai food!”
19 Jan 2017
“Excellent Thai”
Closed Now
All hours
££ - £££
11744 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2615
Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I have been to Thailand many times and love the food. When I'm not in Thailand but in LA (Studio City) and want excellent Thai food, which is everytime I'm in LA, I go to Talesai. Excellent food, wonderful service, and the owner Chai is...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I went here a few nights ago with my wife and two friends. We arrived quite late and the place was empty but I put that down to it being almost closing time and MLK day so probably a quiet time anyway. They waitress sat...More

Thank Pbinla
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Well kept, clean and great food and service. Try the chicken larb, bbq chicken authentic Thai style, garlic and pepper ribs and especially their curries. The red or green curry with shrimp might have you jumping up and down.

Thank lacarpool
Reviewed 15 October 2013

If you dream of eating healthy, delicious Thai food in a restaurant where you can actually have a conversation your friends can hear....this is the place. Rarely crowded (they do a major take-out business), but always pleasant, good food, cordial service. The original martini drinks...More

Thank art4food
Reviewed 29 August 2012

While we have another favorite Thai restaurant in the area, we wanted to try this restaurant. After all, they have been there for 20 years, so they must be doing something right. The restaurant is very modern, sleek, and a little stark. That right there...More

Thank awinrm
Reviewed 2 July 2007

One of my favorite places to eat in LA -- stumbled across this place when looking for something else and I go back every chance I get -- the heavenly duck is aptly named, the service has always been exemplary, the selection fantastic, and the...More

1  Thank chrisvol
Reviewed 21 January 2006

Avoid this place like a plague and if you do go, check your bill carefully. The food there is barely passable for anyone who enjoys Thai cuisine...very little flavor, tiny portions and extremely slow and rude service. They seem to routinely overcharge people and make...More

4  Thank worldtraveler018
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11744 Ventura Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 91604-2615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Universal City Area
  • Neighbourhood: Universal City Area
  • Phone Number: +1 818-753-1001
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