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18763 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5507
+1 310-317-0025
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (30 reviews)
“golden bags” (7 reviews)
“curries” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18763 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5507
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The worst thai I've eaten. The place was gross, tables barely wiped off. Staff were rude. They were using this weird seating system, you wrote your name on a clipboard outside and stood there until someone noticed you and came out to seat you. I...More

Thank easternsho
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

If you want to taste the real Thai food and enjoy the most delicious food ever, then you must eat at Cholada. The food and the service is phenomenal. I highly recommend the Tom Kau soup with chi owl or shrimp. Glass noodle salad, cashew...More

Thank WondeRox
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

It has a website etc but we tried to call and webt to message bank. We then drove there. Despite the website and facebook saying it eas open, it was not. Do not go here.

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Our party of 4 had a very good meal at Cholada. We ordered five dishes and it turned out to be an incredible amount of food. We took plenty home. Each dish was flavorful and delicious. It was fine.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 9 December 2017

This low-key, relaxed roadside restaurant makes me happy every time I stop by here passing through Malibu. The dishes are flavorful, well spiced and more authentic than most Thai restaurants in the area. The Coconut Curry Soup is well seasoned with lemon grass, bay leaves,...More

Thank _3Days_Away_
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Cholada offers good Thai food (but nothing special) in a nice location right at PCH. The restaurant felt quite crowded due to the setup they have.

Thank Xabbu
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We stopped here when visiting Malibu with friends. We sat outside in the back and had a great view of the ocean. Not sure if the waiter did not understand much English, because we asked for the appetizer to be served before the meal, but...More

Thank Travread
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Tom yum was pretty good except way too many mushrooms and not enough shrimp. Shrimp we did get were tough. Duck curry not for us - pineapples threw us for loop but duck was pretty well done. Thai brown rice not same as regular brown...More

Thank IV15
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

The food was very good but I was a little put off by the grimy menus and the cleanliness of the restaurant and outdoor seating area. I actually wanted to leave but the 4+ rating and the good reviews convinced me to stay. If I...More

1  Thank Angie B
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This was a great place to visit for Thai food. The soup was delicious. Everything had lots of flavor and the staff was very helpful. Highly recommend!!

Thank purpletabby
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20 June 2015|
Response from Furrgus | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as I have always gone there when visiting family. There is usually a crowd at the door, but our wait was relatively short. So worth the wait though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18763 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-5507
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Malibu
  • Phone Number: +1 310-317-0025
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