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Galanga

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7740 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046-6220
+1 323-851-4355
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11:00 - 21:45
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:45
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Morton, Illinois
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336 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

small, but love this place. Family introduced us and we go every time we visit. friendly and helpful, not overbearing. Always enjoyed my lunches there, and this time was no exception. recommend come early or late, to avoid the crowd.

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Thank Will6468
sydney
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138 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Third visit in 4 months and it did not disappoint. Getting a table at lunchtime much easier but lining up for a table during the week is okay. Took about 15 minutes to get a table and the food and beverages make it worthwhile. Thai ice tea and ice green tea definitely worth trying. Lunch menu very reasonable and 3... More 

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Thank annechop
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

The menu selections are extensive, with some "fusion" dishes of interest besides all the standard Thai offerings, and the food did taste delicious. The service was poor; like so many SoCal restaurants, they have an outside seating area, but when you are the only person out there, they seem to forget you, and come out way too infrequently. The thing... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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300 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This place was recommended by the hotel we were staying at. We were told about their years in business and great food. The portions are large and a really good value for the food. I won't be back based on business practices. They added an auto gratuity on a party of 5 and didn't tell me when they gave the... More 

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Thank Danielle A
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful, fresh food with some innovative dishes. Thai tea (with or without milk) and Galanga fried rice a must. Very popular at night (we had to wait for a table). Lunch time is nice as you can sit out the back (outside). Service is excellent.

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Thank Erinbarnett2
Casper, Wyoming
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We visited while on vacation in early June. The weather was cool for Californians but we're Wyoming tough so we requested the patio and had it all to ourselves! Nice atmosphere and delicious food-all very affordable-we were surprised at that! The service was friendly too. The only negative is, we spent the rest of our vacation comparing other restaurants to... More 

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Thank Michelle S
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
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87 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

I have been visiting this restaurant on Santa Monica Blvd for at least 10 years. A fun and a must stop for me and family. BYOB wine and relax inside or outside on patio. Very nice and attentive people work here. Lunch prices are inexpensive and the dishes are tasty. The Duck was excellent for lunch and the curry chicken... More 

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Thank kaatok
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83 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

This is my joint. It's great Thai food in an area filled with Thai offerings. Everything is good. I particularly enjoy the curry dishes, the pad Thai, the lettuce wraps and the tom kha. But the dish that keeps me Coming back, and it's hardly a Thai dish is there fusion pho. It's like a beef soup crossed with pho... More 

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Thank WorldTravellingWorm
Corrales, NM
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80 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

This is a small family friendly Thai restaurant serving all the normal staples. We had a couple of curries, with the pad thai and, sorry, egg rolls. Surprisingly the egg rolls were very good!

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Thank Jacob K
Los Angeles, California
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Have eaten here several times at lunch with my colleagues and had a good experience each time. Just about everything on the menu is pretty terrific but I really recommend their noodle dishes and curries as well as their super sized Thai Iced Tea. Prices vs Portions are a good value for the location. great lunch specials --> smaller portion... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:45
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:45
Thursday
11:00 - 21:45
Friday
11:00 - 21:45
Saturday
11:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7740 Santa Monica Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046-6220
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  West Hollywood>  > West Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: West Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-851-4355

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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