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Chinois On Main

4.5 (228) $$$$ $$$$ French, Modern, Asian


Summary: Innovative Cal-Asian fusion in a whimsical setting.

Chinois On Main, an iconic eatery by Wolfgang Puck, delights with its Asian-French fusion cuisine in a whimsical, colorful atmosphere. Known for its lively ambiance and friendly service, this restaurant has been a staple since 1983, attracting diners with signature dishes like warm curried oysters, Chinois chicken salad, and sizzling catfish. The place buzzes with a cheerful chaos, embodying a slice of dining culture with its pan-Asian flavors and Hollywood flair. While it may not be the spot for a quiet conversation, it's a must-visit for an authentic taste of fusion cuisine and a rollicking good time.


3 Diamonds
2 Toques
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James Beard
Outstanding Restaurant - Nominee 2004
Outstanding Restaurant - Nominee 2001
Outstanding Restaurant - Nominee 2000


2709 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405

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