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Chef Chu's

1067 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
+1 650-948-2696
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1067 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delicious Chinese Food! Great service and a big place where you can enjoy your party 🎉 with not being rush. Well organized Servece that forth fills your needs. The special treatment was the chef Chu's at the end of the dinner showed at the table...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 6 days ago

I first tried Chef Chu's in grad school in the late 80s and happened to be in the area recently, some 30 years later. It is rare for a place to meet stand up to a 30 year old memory, but Chef Chu's met the...More

Thank Aaron G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So friends took us here for the best Chinese food and it is the best Chinese food in my life. Everything was cooked perfectly, i mean everything. We ordered so much food the lazy Susan was overfull. The sea bass was so good it melted...More

Thank Johnny-O_1964
Reviewed 1 week ago

My two friends and I were quite pleased that we found this place. We loved the old-school feel immediately upon walking in. Our server was pleasant, as well as very helpful with the extensive menu. All three in our group are well-traveled, and we all...More

Thank adalbert3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok..first of all rice is not included and I've never seen that in a chineese restaurant. Secondly.. What they passed off as duck sauce is apparently a mix of ketchup, soy sauce and sirachia..just wierd. While they used good quality ingredients, somehow they managed to...More

Thank Cilliated D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has so much nostalgia in it; from the pictures of luminaries (like Margret thatcher, Presidents, etc) who have dined there to the stories you will hear told of Steve Jobs and early Apples meeting there. The waiters are dressed in jackets and the...More

Thank Tony H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to this well-reputed establishment and we were certainly not disappointed. The service was prompt and professional as we expected. The menu offers most items found in a Chinese restaurant that will more than satisfy most patrons. We were excited at...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter took my husband and me to Chef Chu's as a treat for Father's day as she said she had heard nothing but good things about the place. We expected a long wait but were really surprised and happy when we were offered a...More

Thank M-Dasgupta
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is the go to place for great chinese food. It's friendly and fast and the food is great. It's very busy at prime times so if you can go on off hours it's better. All the food there is great.

Thank abbyalt
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We love Chef Chu and his Restaurant! We have eaten here many times and always look forward to coming back. Our two favorite dishes are Garlic Scallops and Mongolian Beef. These are very standard fair, but are done to a much high level at Chef...More

Thank Kathryn L
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1 April 2016|
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Response from LenaCDoll | Reviewed this property |
An AUTHENTIC Chinese restaurant will open at lunch and legal holidays.
27 July 2015|
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Response from Marcia K | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you just call the restaurant! Faster for an answer. Chef Chu and his son are al out always there. Ask them directly
27 July 2015|
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Response from baergrizz | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely call ahead, although there is a Crispy Fried with Spicy Sichuan Garlic Sauce option under "Fish" on the regular menu. Calling ahead would allow you to clarify the meaning of "whole fish," too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1067 N San Antonio Rd, Los Altos, CA 94022-1323
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Altos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-948-2696
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