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Lu Lu Seafood

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8224 Olive Blvd, University City, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2709
+1 314-997-3108
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travelers talk about
“dim sum” (37 reviews)
“seafood” (19 reviews)
“dumplings” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
8224 Olive Blvd, University City, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2709
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Reviewed July 1, 2017

Anyone looking for authentic Chinese cuisine need look no more. This place has it in spades. Each dish is so enticing and made to order. The service is wonderful.

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Ordered dishes off the menu and found them to be hit or miss. The eggplant in black bean sauce was excellent, while the salt & pepper calamari tasted cold and left over from lunch. The sizzling plate of seafood and orange chicken were average. Last...More

Thank Joseph W
Reviewed May 30, 2017

I love coming to this restaurant on Sunday for the Dim Sum it is always fresh and hot. but we came on a tuesday and ordered off the menu which was really disappointing. We had Salt and pepper Calamari which tasted like it was left...More

Thank WWhiteley
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Everytime Im in St. Louis I always pass by this restaurant going to seafood city. The decorations are nice, the bathroom is clean and food is ok but not a fan. Maybe its because i was expecting too much probably. This is just my own...More

Thank jmaliman
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Our party of 4 tried about 8 small plates with one main entree and fried rice to share which was a fun way to try different foods. The only thing none of us cared for was the Chicken and Salty Fish Fried Rice. It smelled...More

Thank madbeck
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

There are really little to no choice when you talk about dim sum in St. Louis region. We come here every now and then and hope that the foods would be better this time then last. But, always get disappointed. The taste is average and...More

Thank tom d
Reviewed March 18, 2017

We tried some different dishes, which was hard to do, because we love our favorites there. We had shrimp dumplings, and they were excellent. I would have liked a dipping sauce, I don't think that soy sauce out of a bottle (they have two flavors...More

Thank Stu K
Reviewed March 8, 2017

It was reassuring to see many Chinese families enjoying dinner the night I was there. The dim sum selection was fairly broad and the few items I chose were very good, though not as good as those I have enjoyed in Chicago, New York, or...More

Thank Travelchef1
Reviewed March 6, 2017

It seems that the relatively intricate decor for a Chinese restaurant is a reflection of a successful business in the past (where customers are reminded by the numerous awards displayed at the entrance), but the location was a bit empty for the size. The food...More

Thank S C
Reviewed February 27, 2017

We arrived shortly after opening on a Sunday. It was not busy. We found that Lu Lu's continues to provide tasty light dishes. While we enjoyed most of the dishes, we found the steamed shrimp dumplings, pan fried turnip pudding, steamed rice pancake with beef,...More

Thank LenEvanston
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January 29, 2018|
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Response from Stu K | Reviewed this property |
The acquarium in the public areas of the restaurant is empty. I do not know how they store lobster or crab in the kitchen. Call them and ask them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8224 Olive Blvd, University City, Saint Louis, MO 63132-2709
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis  >  University City
  • Phone Number: +1 314-997-3108
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