It’s a good sign when you have to wait to get a table. We where the only non Asian in the place. Had soup and the pork dumplings. Excellent food, great service!
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pork dumplings were pretty good, fried rice very good, beef and tenderloin not so much. large quantity if food for very reasonable price. service was good. not a lot of decor but not a dump either. probably won.t return. too many better places to go
My brother-in-law recommended that we visit for lunch as he had been to Mama Lu Dumpling House several times with his wife and family. He alerted us to find street parking and warned us that the wait for a table was at least 30 minutes...More
Soooooo many items!!! What the heck do you choose? Menus like that give me anxiety sometimes man lol. The good thing was the items are served family style so you can share! Sharing is caring isn't it hahaha All the dishes were delicious. I didn't...More
This location is one of the 3 Mama Lu Dumpling House in Monterey Park, and it is the one with the largest dining room area. The other two are located in E. Garvey Ave., and N. Garfield Ave. respectively. All of these restaurants are within...More
The Xiao Long Bao are super tasty and affordable. As were the beef noodles and the onion pancake. What makes it even better is that you don't pay trendy prices. We arrived at 7pm on a Monday evening, got a number and waited to be...More
I was expecting a busy crowd at Mama Lu's, given its reputation, and my boyfriend and I probably waited for ~30 minutes before we were seated. However, I'd argue this was a blessing in disguise, given that it gave us time to maximise our hunger,...More
Not great, but not bad. Definitely get good large portions on each dish. Ordered the hot&Sour soup, dumplings and beef mushroom. Small place and does get busy, but overall an OK choice to go to.