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Visiting Our Shop

The Chunky Things gift shop in historic Central Plaza, Chinatown, Los Angeles, celebrates AAPI art and creativity. Some of the wonderful artists and designers highlighted in our shop include:

  • Angela Sung
  • Baby Snack Time by Judy Li
  • ChiMartha
  • Den Cay
  • Et Toi Soaps & Suds
  • Iris Candle Cafe
  • James Lien
  • Jaylene Chung
  • Jeffry Mazon
  • Jia Home
  • Just Clay by Julie Chang
  • Kandi Kontraband
  • Karanchi Chili
  • Karen Kuo
  • Linda Chung
  • Little Match
  • Lotus Haus
  • Mud Monster Clayworks
  • Mumu Bath
  • Nikko de Leon
  • Ondo Body
  • Pawnshop Ghosts
  • Rich and Pour Teas
  • Sach Goods
  • Taolia
  • The Bao Bae
  • Yellow Mascot Studio
  • Yui Brooklyn

From art prints to candles to soaps to ceramics to jewelry to vintage-- everything found at our store is unique and made or sourced proudly, by an AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander).

We also offer tea time every day that we are open! We serve a variety of ‘Rich and Pour’ loose leaf teas in a pot or to-go, cold or hot. Bring a friend or two, and have some tea while enjoying the LA sunshine in old Chinatown!

On various Saturdays, we celebrate AAPI chefs and bakers by pairing their food with our teas for a special dining experience under the Golden Pagoda! Follow our instagram for pre-order release details!

Following Federal and State guidelines, visitors and staff are not required to wear masks inside our shop at this time. We encourage everyone to do what they feel is safest for their own well-being. We ask that all guests be courteous of others by distancing themselves from other parties where possible. We will continue to provide hand sanitizer, tap to pay (as well as ApplePay), and to clean high-touch surfaces such as our check-out counter and patio tables. If you are feeling unwell, please rest up and stay at home!

Address: 946 Mei Ling Way, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Phone: (909) 964-8407 (available during shop hours below)


  • Mon - Tues: Closed
  • Wed - Fri: 12pm - 5:30pm
  • Sunday: 11am - 5:30pm
  • Saturday: 11am - 6:00pm

    You can find metered parking nearby, and parking lots that charge roughly $5+ for daily parking. Additionally, there is some free parking spots along Yale St. For the quickest access to our shop, enter Central Plaza through a gateway entrance off of Hill St. Look for our chunky baby and bright yellow space.

    We often add new products and have art shows & events coming up, so stay tuned!  

    Follow us on instagram @chunky.things for more information.