We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Torung Restaurant

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
5657 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6813
+1 323-464-2750
16:00 - 03:00
Open now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 16:00 - 03:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

21 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 17: English reviews
Level Contributor
50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go here kind of frequently, in the late 80s and early 90s, been a few times since. It had been quite a while and I went back for dinner today. The parking situation is horrible, but there is a bus stop a few feet from the front door. They open at 5:00, so no lunch, but they... More 

1 Thank cgirod
Greater London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

Good portions at low prices. Decor is dated and the food presentation lacks a bit of finesse, but you won't leave hungry. Contrary to an earlier review this is NOT a BYOB. They do not serve any alcohol and you may not consume your own, which is a pity because Thai food and cold Singha beer are a marriage made... More 

Thank Papa-Cheese
Santa Monica, California
Level Contributor
12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Non pretentious good casual come as you are restaurant. They have very good food that won't put a dent on your wallet. The service is friendly and attentive. The Tom Kha Kai is the soup I usually have. You should have it. A sure bet when you're in the Hollywood area.

Thank Alfonso M
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
613 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

I've eaten here many times and the food is very tasty. Lots of choices and the prices are quite low. Cash only. Four people, five dishes and two Thai ice teas...total bill before tip $45. Who could complain about that? Area is a little seedy, but it is ok. Parking meters on street. Most are one hour meters before 8pm.... More 

Thank Nancy D
Santa Monica, California
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

This spot has been around for years the food is always good, and the cheapest around, I love the fact they stay open late, I think there hours are something like 5pm to 3am

Thank Kevin L
Level Contributor
44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2015 via mobile

... My goto motel when visiting LA is a few blocks away but part of the reasoning is the package it makes with being always able to get a tastey late night dinner here. Service is quick and efficient and the food is good and fairly priced.

Thank LeonVanSteen
Las Vegas
Level Contributor
67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014

The food is good. The prices are low. The servers are friendly. That said, it's not THAT great, but we go EVERY time we are in Hollywood! I love the fried wontons and Thai tea. And we ALWAYS order WAY too much food!

Thank DavidBLasVegas
Bell, California
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2014

This place is great for late night thai. Can get a little sketchy sometimes. Friend of mine was there for dinner when the place was holdup. Overall although worth it for the amazing spicy quid with mint. Gotta try it. Pad thai is great to. Great value for your buck. BYOB and bring cash.

Thank Andrew M
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2013

This people overcharge customers. I've gone 5 times and every time I've gone I always have to check my bill for correct accuracy since they don't know how to add. And all they say is "oh I'm sorry" how can you make the same mistake 5 times. They know what they are doing, they need to be investigated because who... More 

1 Thank KRucha
Gillette, New Jersey
Level Contributor
29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2012

I love this place!! Went with my wife and was waited on by the son of the owner, probably about 12 yrs. Old! Everything from the apps. to mains were excellent! And family owned and operated is the best in my honest opinion!

Thank JimG189

Travellers who viewed Torung Restaurant also viewed

Los Angeles, CA

Been to Torung Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Seating
Open Hours
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5657 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-6813
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Hollywood
  • Neighbourhood: Hollywood
  • Phone Number: +1 323-464-2750

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Torung Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Hollywood

Neighbourhood Profile
Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
Explore this neighbourhood