The Chef is conveniently located in beautiful Port Charlotte, Fl on Tamiami Trail. We are a premier Thai restaurant that serves eccentric Thai cuisine with an Americanized twist that caters to all varieties of eaters! The newly renovated building offers a spacious and amazing dining area with a hip and romantic atmosphere. All hands are on deck when it comes to our friendly, attentive, efficient and entertaining staff willing to go above and beyond to satisfy all your hunger needs! The Chef is kid friendly, which means fun for the whole family or even just a night out with friends. Our menu is well-rounded and diverse, ready to satisfy any cravings that your taste buds desire. Come join us for a quick light lunch, or a hearty and delicious dinner.


3:30pm – 5:30pm

House Wine
House Cocktail
Draft Bud Lite
Draft Ultra
Draft Yuengling
Draft Miller Lite

  • Lisa A. Jones

    Just had a wonderful meal. Our server and was very attentive and professional. Our sushi came out quickly and our food was prepared to our liking and was hot when brought to the table. Great dinner!

  • Roger Kaman

    Love the food the staff and the atmosphere…. thanks for a great meal and experience for my little Pumpkin one year old and his first time!

  • Cherrene Taylor

    I have enjoyed my experience. The service is wonderful..friendly and helpful. Have only been for lunches because it was a wonderful respite from the outside world.

  • Terri Tozer

    I love the interior. Tastefully decorated. The shushi is excellent! It’s now one of my favorite places.

  • Andy Naylor

    Hands down best sushi and service in the area. I haven’t had a roll here I didn’t like. Keep up the good work!



(Receive 1 reward card for every $50 spend)

Trade in 6 reward cards for $30 off of your next visit , redeem every 6 cards per visit , per party. (Cannot combine with other offer or discount)


($2.00 Off of Each Entrees)


(Served 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm, Sun. - Thurs., Excluding Holiday & Kids Menu *Must Be Order By 6:00 pm* ($2.00 Off of Each Entrees)


(Receive 1 free birthday dessert)

Come celebrate your special day with us, and you'll receive a free birthday dessert and a picture on your actual birthday (ID is required). Gift Certificates also available.