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112 N. Chandler Ave., Monterey Park, CA 91754
626-300-8446
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Will always be coming here...whether I want to or not

Being Chinese, you eat here because you either want to or not. My last trip here was a for a friend's wedding banquet. Not the first one that I've had here, but the most recent one was actually pretty good. The fish was excellent for once and the rest of the usual banquet fare was better than the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2014
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Simi Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I just love the selection of their little plates of dimsum. It is so authentic. Not such a long wait because this restaurant is huge! Not so expensive , too, which is a plus!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Being Chinese, you eat here because you either want to or not. My last trip here was a for a friend's wedding banquet. Not the first one that I've had here, but the most recent one was actually pretty good. The fish was excellent for once and the rest of the usual banquet fare was better than the most recent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This is one of my favorites for dim sum on a weekend. Although it gets pack and there are no reservations, you should come early. Despite being a large hall of tables, they do get crowded and in spite of the many mouths to feed, they do get their dim sum plates out fast and often. This is the reason... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I've been coming to this restaurant for more than one cycle of the Chinese calendar (12+ years) for dimsum on weekdays and on weekends, as well as regular dinners and private dinner parties. The quality of the food has been steadily deteriorating. Still, I hadn't given up hope...until today. I had a craving for the steamed whole fish but when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2008

This is one of the best in Los Angeles. It's not for beginners, as others have pointed out that most of the serves can't translate the items. Still, a lot of it can be figured out. Certainly worth the adventure. For regular afficionados, this is is must, and worth the drive from anywhere in L.A.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2007

dim sum for lunch

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2007

best for dimsum

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2007

The best dimsum ever hands down! But go with someone who speaks Chinese. Or be preapred to point and gesticulate and feel confused by the answers to your question, "what's that?"

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 112 N. Chandler Ave., Monterey Park, CA 91754
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: 626-300-8446

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood

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