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500 West Main Street, Suite A, Alhambra, CA 91801
(626) 308-3222
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10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 14
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  • 12
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent dim sum in Los Angeles

The best dim sum in town. Comfortable to be there for few hours .heathy dished compare to other dim sum house.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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South Pasadena, California
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South Pasadena, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The best dim sum in town. Comfortable to be there for few hours .heathy dished compare to other dim sum house.

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Beaumont, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Excellent Dim-Sum and Chinese delicacies in Pasadena. Large portions, reasonably priced menu. Service was great. A full array of all good things this restaurant offers, even after the traditional times of serving dim-sum, (for breakfast or early lunch), were available at 8pm. Simplest menu I've ever used where all foods offered are pictured, sizes are clearly stated, and prices are... More 

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Los Angeles
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The best of the fine dining dim sum restaurants in Southern California. Very nice selection after 11:00 AM.

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Boston
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

I ordered some dim sum (6 dishes) for take out today. 10-15 minutes later a young lady brought out my dim sums to me and I took the bag and left. By the time I drove back home, I found that it only contained 4 of the 6 dishes. Oh well... I lost $8 bucks and I guess someone else... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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73 reviews 73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Four of us ate a great lunch. I was pleasantly surprised how tasty the dishes were. The flavors and spices were perfectly dispersed throughout each bite. I usually don't get excited about shumai. This however was wonderful. The shrimp was moist and juicy. The pork was spiced just right and they went together . Each bite was delicious. I ordered... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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228 helpful votes 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

The skinny: Parking: free garage behind the restaurant Decor: Chinese banquet Wait time: 20-30 minutes Restrooms: dark and clean Service: stiff Food: pretty damn good I love dim sum and we came here to have lunch with Mom since she hadn't had it in a long time. This place doesn't do the carts, you just mark up the menu which... More 

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los angeles, ca
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78 reviews 78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is one of the best dim sum place in the San Gabriel Valley area. However, the wait time is not acceptable, long enough that make you want to leave and think twice when going back. Awesome place for dim sum regardless the wait time and average customer services. Quite easy for parking (street & structured). I would highly recommend... More 

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California, USA
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26 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love good dim sum and I just found out about this place from a friend. It's a bit more expensive but the quality of the food justifies the cost. The wait is a little longer because it's smaller than other larger dim sum establishments but it's worth it. It's really clean inside and the food comes out really quickly... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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65 reviews 65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Ate here when visiting Pasadena. All of our dim sum entrees were very good and only the duck was not excellent. Other posts paint it as expensive. I didn't find it overly so but perhaps that's because I'm from New York and numb to price; nevertheless for three of us to leave completely stuffed it was $40.

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So Cal
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105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

From a local POV, Lunasia is the typical dim sum/Chinese restaurant. However, with its prices on the higher end, comes a slightly more affluent clientele (both Chinese or even non-Chinese). My opinion of their food is that it tastes great and is pricey, and will not likely appeal to those looking for "bang for the buck". For those new or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 500 West Main Street, Suite A, Alhambra, CA 91801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alhambra
  • Phone Number: (626) 308-3222

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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