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Ocean Star

145 N Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-1581
+1 323-888-2382
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good56%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (36 reviews)
“cha siu” (2 reviews)
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
145 N Atlantic Blvd, Monterey Park, CA 91754-1581
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Ocean Star is a big restaurant where you can have dim-sum during breakfast and lunch with a great variety to choose from. They are still using dim-sum carts so you can pick what you see. Servers are friendly. Parking garage is available so even it's...More

Thank elsie c
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is the second of two Chinese dim sum restaurant that I went to on 2 consecutive days, the other in Irvine Ca. Not only their prices are much less expensive, the taste and quality of the food is much better. The dim sum dishes...More

Thank Francis P
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I'm sure the dim sum in China is 100x better than any place in LA. But we have Ocean star. Place where you have to yell and chase down any waiter to get service. The carts come around to each table but sometimes they don't...More

Thank Christy L
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Once again we introduced family to my truly favorite place in all of Los Angeles - friendly and fast service - a delightful place to oo and aaa over the cuisine - try new things and enjoy the atmosphere and the people watching. whether it...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

This is a all around Chinese restaurant. From dim sum to dinner to wedding banquets are great foods and great values. My favorites dim sum are: shrimp dumplings, beef tendons, white flat noodles wrap with shrimp, bbq steam buns, bbq baked buns, and of course...More

Thank Bogard C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

For a dim sum place that has plenty of room for lots of guests, Ocean Star is pretty good. This place offers weekday pricing cheaper than the weekends. The selection is pretty good, too. The service is usually pretty good and carts pass pretty frequently....More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 30 June 2016

I was there with a large group (500+) recently. Some of the food was very good, some very average. Service at times was spotty. We'd asked for water multiple times and finally got some. Other tables followed us with the water request as it wasn't...More

Thank LT7744
Reviewed 11 February 2016

Ocean Star has been in Monterey Park mainstay for many years. The facility is huge and can feel easily bustling or cavernous, depending upon how busy it is. They serve dim sum during the day and Chinese seafood and other dishes in the evening. This...More

Thank EricG141
Reviewed 25 November 2015

We get over to Monterey Park a few times each year and Ocean Star is our long time favorite for Dim Sum. It's great food and wonderful tastes and textures. Also a favorite of locals too. Mostly Chinese, but menu photos do the trick. Feels...More

1  Thank David B L
Reviewed 2 October 2015

We where there on a Saturday and the place was packed. The cart ladies don't speak much English but they are so nice!. If you go there with American friends, ask for a picture menu, which helps them to choose and ask questions. They can...More

Thank Tom Y
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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
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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