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Ocean Star

145 N Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-1581
+1 323-888-2382
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good58%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (35 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
145 N Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-1581
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with some locals who said it was good and affordable. Like many authentic dim sum places it is super loud. If you are native and don’t speak Chinese, be prepared for an adventure. The cart ladies are pushy (pun intended) and aggressively try to...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

They make the best pineapple chicken and cha siu pineapple buns at this Ocean Star. Some of their breakfast dim sum is like home cooking dim sum. So far I don't see it at or I don't too many dim sum restaurant to noice. Except...More

Thank dsai
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This place was so bad we walked out immediately. It was filthy all around the outside of the restaurant and also inside too - and there was only one table of people here. We ran.

Thank greg w
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

The seafood in this place is delicious. One can overzealous with all the choices. The house crab dish is a must (enough for 4 people).

Thank Gordon N
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We had a lunch party of 12 people for dim sum on the Saturday before Father’s Day. It was relaxing and we all enjoyed it. The restaurant has a lot of tables, and we did not have to wait when we got there at 12:30pm....More

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I have been coming here for 15 years, off and on. Get there at 12:30pm on a weekday and have a nice, leisurely lunch. Sliced duck with orange sauce, sticky rice in lotus leaves, chicken-filled baked buns, Chinese spinach in oyster sauce are really good....More

Thank George W H
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

This a very large restaurant in the middle of Monterey Park. The restaurant is opened daily for Dim Sum 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. There is a large evening menu with dishes available the Dim Sum time. The restaurant serves Peking Duck and other traditional...More

Thank George700East
Reviewed 22 January 2018

price is a little on the high side but selection is good. weekend need to wait for the table but it is good.

Thank richarddwang
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Ocean star is one pit stop I must make whenever I'm in town. My first visit was over 10 years ago and I've been back at every opportunity. It's hard to find authentic chinese food and this is one of the few places which check...More

Thank Skytan7
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were looking for a Dim Sum place between Claremont and Thousand Oaks and this place was recommended. They take reservations, which is rare for Dim Sum places. Ocean Star Restaurant is huge. They opened at 9AM and we arrived at 10 AM. Lots of...More

1  Thank ca1842
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Michael L
6 October 2017|
Response from tacolasvegas | Reviewed this property |
No, I do not think so since mostly at dinner time Seafood ect . are being served.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 N Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-1581
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Park
  • Phone Number: +1 323-888-2382
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