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Chalit's Thai Bistro

5103 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-2400
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brown rice” (22 reviews)
“thai food” (36 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (16 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5103 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-2400
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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

We love to get together with friends at this BYOB restaurant. Highly recommend reservations. Staff friendly and knowledgeable about the dishes. Everything is good

Thank Karinmch
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My wife and I eat here quite often and always have a great meal. The hostess is friendly and alwayscseats us promptly. However, the best part about Chalut is the food. An amazing menu and we’ve never had a bad dish. The drunken noodles are...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Love the house made curry sauces, and the noodle dishes and stir fry dishes have always been decent enough. This is absolutely a highlife for Thai food in the area. I would caution, though, to stay away from the appetizers as they apparently have a...More

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I've been to Chalits many times and it's always excellent. The food is good quality and authentic. The service is very good. There aren't many tables, so I'd recommend having reservations.

Thank Alicia D
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I ate here for lunch on a Friday in August. We arrived a few minutes before noon, and were seated immediately. Within 10-15 minutes, the restaurant was pretty much filled to capacity. The decor is sleek and non-fussy. A long, high, table, suitable for larger...More

Thank Nellie727
Reviewed 28 August 2017

My wife and I dined here and chose it based on other's recommendations. It did not disappoint. I had the Pad Thai which was immensely tasty, a delicious sauce, full of fresh ingredients and a friendly waitress. I must say this is the best Thai...More

Thank phototraveler58
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Always a great thai fusion meal. Lots to choose from here. Sea bass is extraordinary. You are able to order whatever heat level you prefer (even no heat). We drive 40 mins to eat here and it's totally worth it everyone. We love Chalit's!

Thank Kathrin G
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I have been in the shopping center many times to go to Tuesday Morning, The Carpet Mart and my gym. I was really wanting some green summer Curry and a friend suggested that I try this adorable little restaurant. The decor is asian-inspired, the wait...More

Thank rmd208
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Chalits is a hidden treasure on the Carlisle Pike in the Carpet Mart" strip mall. Since its opening, its served authentic Thai food at very reasonable prices. Their menu covers all of the basic Thai dishes but daily/weekly specials offer additional chances to go out...More

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The food is fantastic ! Wonderful taste and wide selection of options! The Thai ice tea is fantastic! Prices are reasonable. The service is excellent. The environment is quaint - has a comfortable clean and stylish decor.

Thank Soundmb65
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5103 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050-2400
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mechanicsburg
  • Phone Number: 6959889
Offering the "lighter, fresher side" of Thai cuisine, Chalit's Thai Bistro offers an array of traditional and special recipe Thai dishes, all prepared fresh per order, in a relaxing, modern and sophisticated environment. Chalit's Thai Bistro takes pride in the art of presentation of our dishes. Our appetizers and Thai dish offerings will please even the most discerning palate, aimed at good health and with vegetarian offerings. Chalit's Thai Bistro's made fresh to order approach offers our guests the opportunity to share input as to the level of spice with your dish selection, insuring you are most satisfied. Owner, Chalit designs unique Thai cuisine specials and desserts weekly to compliment his dedication, care and love that is a part of every dish prepared. Our ingredients are fresh and are premium select. No MSG is used in any of Chalit's Thai Bistro dishes. Chalit's Thai Bistro tries to purchase select vegetables from local growers as in season. Chalit's Thai Bistro guests enjoy our BYOB option. Reservations are accepted and recommended for our Friday and Saturday evening dining hours. Major credit cards accepted. We look forward to sharing our love of Thai food. Our professional staff will ensure your dining experience with us will be a wonderful one.
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