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Lake Spring Shanghai Restaurant

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219 East Garvey Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91755
626 280 3571
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Today
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
Not the traditional Chinese restaurant one would expect

A couple of years ago, my wife read a positive review of this restaurant, in a now defunct food magazine named "Gourmet". We drove an hour and a half north to get to the place in Monterey. We were surprised by how unpretentious and small this restaurant is. But the food was superb, light (an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2012
BanhCuon
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

A couple of years ago, my wife read a positive review of this restaurant, in a now defunct food magazine named "Gourmet". We drove an hour and a half north to get to the place in Monterey. We were surprised by how unpretentious and small this restaurant is. But the food was superb, light (an oxymoron word describing Chinese food)... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2009

Excellent Shanghainese

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2008

solid

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2008

Love this place

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2008

Good solid value. Clean. Predictable. Good service.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 219 East Garvey Avenue, Monterey Park, CA 91755
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: 626 280 3571

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 17 - 20
  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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