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Typhoon - CLOSED

3221 Donald Douglas Loop S, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3213
+1 310-390-6565
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (5 reviews)
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3221 Donald Douglas Loop S, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3213
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Reviews (56)
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 14 November 2016

It is beyond sad to see this restaurant closing. Entirely due to the crazy Santa Monica City Council. This was a haven to pilots, like me and others from far afield. The owners really 'plugged' this venue into the community and hearts and minds of...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

One of the last places left for live music. A great fly-in location for pilots. A nice waiting area for incoming and outbound Angel Flight patients. Closing in a week due to the greed of Santa Monica city council who has tripled their rent in...More

Thank Passport-Maven
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

They are closing this. Sad. Sad. City made the rent unaffordable. Get there while you can. Closes 2nd week in November. This place has been a landmark. Watched the planes land when the kids were little, had them eat crickets as they got older, and...More

Thank lillywillis
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were at an art show close by and stumbled upon this fun restaurant. Here is what we ordered- lettuce wraps, dumplings, pad Thai, Mongolian beef and pineapple rice. All delicious! I do recommend a better wine list and more ambiance. It's a tad boring.

Thank coopersmom2007
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Typhoon in the Santa Monica Airport has been one my a favorites for over 20 years. Located on the runway at the Santa Monica Airport, they offer live jazz on Monday nights and one of the best lunch value in Santa Monica. Owned by Brian...More

Thank mitchellb451
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Went for happy hour only to be told that because they were "understaffed" that we wouldn't be able to order food for about 20 minutes as they had just opened. Whatever, that's fine. Only later were we told that food was available immediately, it was...More

Thank Shrubbo
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

I looked up this restaurant and discovered that it has some bizarre and delicious foods. I had frog lega, cricket, and scorpions. Loved every minute of it.

Thank David A
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Really rate this place. Friends took us. Lovely atmosphere with great food, a really good menu and you can watch small planes land and take off as it has large windows overlooking the small Santa Monica airport. We ate excellent food here.

Thank Leza H
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This was a most enjoyable night at Typhoon as it was Big Band Night and Tommy Nolan and his orchestra were playing. The music was great. The food menu is large. Just about something for everyone. The menu starts with a selection of Dumplings, small...More

Thank Flhappy
Reviewed 6 September 2015

The restaurant has a wide window on the airport side. which gives your a great vieuw on the hassle on the landing floor. Great Azina food as well, so difficult to divide your attention! Nice and welcoming staff.

Thank MBoelaars
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3221 Donald Douglas Loop S, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3213
    (In the Santa Monica Airport)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-390-6565
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