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700 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-3859
+1 626-282-9998
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 15:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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Monterey Park, California
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69 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Small restaurant compared to other dimsum places in Monterey Park so make sure you get there early or else be prepared to wait. You order using a menu not by carts. Prices are a bit more compared to other dimsum places I've been to but quality is also better.

Thank ImTropical
Brooklyn, New York
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329 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent choice for Dim Sum in the San Gabriel Valley. It's an orderly affair (as you order from a menu) rather than by carts passing by. But it still has a very authentic feel. The dim sum is excellent, with a good variety.

Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Stick to the traditional dim sum dishes. They are all delicious. We tried the chef specials those were just average.

Thank Inge C
Irvine, California
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85 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is one of the best Dim Sum places there is. They have quite a few different tasty plates that you do not see at other Dim Sum places. So if you are tired of the same Dim Sum plates over and over again, I would recommend you go and try this place. The plates are a little more expensive... More 

Thank Alex W
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92 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Their portions are huge compared to other dim sum places. Prices are fair and most of their food are pretty good. Parking can be tough when busy. Annoying suggested tip amounts on the receipt that are calculated based on after tax total. Fewer and fewer restaurants are doing this in my experience, this place needs to stop doing this as... More 

Thank EnlightenedExplorer
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We vow not to go back to this restaurant. First, over an hour wait to be seated. Once seated, service is chaotic and generally rude. Then, we found a screw in our friend's plate! We told the Manager and he brushed it off by explaining it must have fallen off the dim sum tray. Didn't offer to change the plate,... More 

Thank Nan00k
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We have dinner here about once a month and it never disappoints. Dragon eggplant stuffed with shrimp is a favorite, along with whole steamed fish, fried rice with egg whites and dried scallop, steamed minced pork, braised egg tofu, fish maw soup. Bonus lobster if you order at least eight dishes so bring friends.

Thank elaine w
Pacific Palisades, California
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Not your typical dim sum place with the heated push carts - its order your dim sum from a menu and ticket. My favorites: shrimp har gow, congee, shu mai, baked bbq buns, sticky tice with otus leaf, bean curd with pork. YUM!

Thank BasketballMama
Los Angeles, California, United States
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143 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I have craved dim sum for many months. Finally, I went with my friend. It was so good. The food was delicious and it came out very fast. Portions was reasonable and the price was very fair. Can't wait to come back again. I liked the shrimp dumplings the best.

Thank Pureum K
Los Angeles
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59 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

there are many, many, many, ok...MANY dim sum places to choose from here in L.A. and especially in the San Gabriel Valley. but this is always the place of choice for me. why? -family-friendly. -people who have never had dim sum and might be a wee bit nervous-friendly. -wallet-friendly. -menu choices-friendly. -portion-friendly. -overall food quality-friendly. yeah, it's the friendly factor.... More 

Thank hadashi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 S Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-3859
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: +1 626-282-9998

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?