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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%
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“brown rice” (22 reviews)
“thai food” (38 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (20 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 18 January 2017 via mobile

I really like Chalit's - it's the most authentic Thai food you can get in the area and I love dining in there - but I have noticed on a number of occasions that the takeout portions are significantly smaller than the dine in portions...More

Thank Lincoln H
Reviewed 10 January 2017

My most recent visit to Chalit's was for our wedding anniversary. I have been there several times before and have never had a bad meal. Menu is extensive with multiple specials to choose from as well. Service is friendly and the low-lighting contributes to a...More

Thank Christie Y
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have been to Chalit's several times and have always had a great meal. This last time our meal was average as the shrimp in our Pad Thai was overcooked.That being said our server was very knowledgeable and helpful. I love that this is a...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Everything at Chalit's is wonderful. This is a great little restaurant that is also a BYOB. Try the drunken noodles!

Thank JRH131313
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We've eaten at Chalit's Thai Bistro several times, and have liked it each time. The menu has a large selection of entries; more than your typical Thai restaurant. My last meal there, I had a Hot and Spicy Wok dish with roasted cashews and chilies...More

Thank Hedo-goer
Reviewed 13 November 2016

No matter what time of day....no matter what you order...you cannot go wrong here. We love the Buddha Dumplings for an appetizer. Entrees...the Pad Thai....the Roasted Cashews w/Chiles (with Chicken)...the Chalit's Fried Rice....you truly cannot go wrong. My son has cashew/sesame oil allergies, and they...More

Thank my2kidsmom9702
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Chalits has a great menu. The owner is the chef and everything comes out hot and perfectly spiced to your desired level. If you can save room, their tiramisu is the best I have ever had-areal surprise for a Thai restaurant. Their service is very...More

Thank Keepingbusynow
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very good, creative Thai. Great vegetarian options. BYOB supported. Nice portions and lots of choices.

Thank atraveler124
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This wasn't the typical hole in the wall Thai restaurant that we're use to, but it was still delicious! The decor is modern, the service was great, and the food was delicious - they even had some unique specials in addition to the typical curries/thai...More

Thank TravelingPirate13
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch based on the great reviews on TA. I had the tom kha soup with chicken. The chicken just didn't taste like it was high quality-would not order that again Tofu triangles were good but not amazing. My red panang curry was...More

Thank Amy H
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Grace R
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It's pronounced "CHAL-its"
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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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