There's treasure to be found at Jasmine Thai Cuisine, but the gold here isn't buried beneath sand or water. Instead, it lies nestled in a bed of lettuce and cilantro. The restaurant's signature crispy duck rolls hold an edible bounty of Thai flavors hidden under deep-fried shells, including roasted duck and vegetables. And those specialty appetizers are just one of the options among the dozen of items on the menu.
Inside their kitchen, Jasmine Thai Cuisine's chefs tour Thailand through the flavors of sweet and sour pork, filet mignon with garlic green beans, and spicy eggplant sauteed with chili and basil leaves. They also devote much of the menu to seafood, steaming mussels and grilling salmon in a teriyaki marinade. A selection of sweets rounds out the extensive selection, including fried banana balls and Thai iced coffee.
For sweet and savory, top-of-the-line Thai food, Kinnara Thai Restaurant in Los Angeles' Van Nuys region fits the bill. Low-fat and gluten-free options are featured on the menu as well. Parents appreciate Kinnara Thai Restaurant's kid-friendly attitude, and little ones are often seen dining out with the adults. Heading out with a larger party? There's plenty of space for big groups at Kinnara Thai Restaurant.
If you're heading to the restaurant on a Friday or Saturday, don't get stuck in line with the rest of the crowds — reservations are accepted. Good luck spotting a suit and tie at Kinnara Thai Restaurant — casually-dressed diners are the norm here. A catering menu is also available if you're looking to dazzle the patrons at your next shindig. Kinnara Thai Restaurant also offers delivery and take-out options for those who want to make it a night in.
For drivers, a nearby lot is available for use.
Prices at Kinnara Thai Restaurant typically stay below the $30 mark, so you can afford to bring along a friend or a date. Kinnara Thai Restaurant accepts Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, and all major credit cards.
The chefs at Chadaka Thai shower traditional spices over a bevy of fresh seafood, spicy curries, and refreshing vegetarian dishes. Tender steak and succulent lamb chops don flavors of lemongrass and hot peppers as egg and rice noodles take on a range of shapes beneath savory sauces. In the dining room, towering windows and pillar-like pendant lights illuminate dark-wood décor as stark geometric furnishings find a rustic complement with burl accents and a patchwork-quilt ceiling. Candlelit tables for two fan the flames of a romantic evening or passionate fire-eating contest, whereas an outdoor patio framed by pinewood-hued beams grants diners a glimpse of the bustling shoppers just beyond their savory sanctuary.
Sedthee welcomes diners with a warm atmosphere and gracious hospitality. The menu is packed with traditional Thai cuisine, including stir-fried dishes, hearty curries, and delicately flavored desserts. Start a gustatory voyage with the prosperous baby––baby back ribs in Thai herbs and flash fried for a texture bonus ($8.95)––before delving deeper into the dark heart of flavor with the Jungle Feast, which bathes crispy duck (or vegan soy duck) in a tub of sweet pineapple, grapes, and a spicy coconut-milk forest curry made with freshly-ground spices ($13.95). Sedthee's specialty spicy lamb chops come grass-fed from New Zealand to get a marinated coat of Thai spices ($15.95), and Devil's fried rice, which comes with a choice of chicken, beef, pork, or tofu ($7.95), and the creamy medium spice of the Panang curry, made with fresh, hand-juiced coconut milk (starting at $7.95), can please traditionalist palates. A dessert order of taro custard cake à la mode ($5.95) places the sweet end cap on top of the dinner pipe.
For a quick curry, Los Angeles' Thai Rama is a great lunch or dinner spot. Whether you're gluten-free or just health-conscious, Thai Rama serves a number of dishes that are good for the diet. Eat out with the little ones at Thai Rama, and don't waste time scurrying for a sitter. Get your whole crew together at Thai Rama, offering lots of special space for larger parties.
Don't get stuck waiting for a table — the restaurant accepts reservations. Thai Rama offers an informal dining experience for those who are allergic to jackets and ties. Catering services are also available.
Guests of Thai Rama's Oak Glen Dr location can park their vehicles on the street.
You can enjoy a delicious meal at Thai Rama for a bargain rate, with most tabs there running well under $15 per person.
For sweet and savory, top-of-the-line Thai food, Thai Grill in Los Angeles' Sun Valley region fits the bill. Thai Grill is also a good option for those with special dietary needs, offering low-fat, vegan, and gluten-free items on the menu. Take your pick of beer, wine, or other beverages offered on Thai Grill's menu. If space is what you're looking for, Thai Grill has plenty of room for larger parties.
It doesn't get much more laid-back than Thai Grill, so dress for comfort when you come. The restaurant has catering services as well. If dining out is not on the agenda, Thai Grill offers delivery and pickup, too.
There's no need to bust your budget at Thai Grill, with most meals costing under $15.