Check out Haute Living’s top 5 dim sum restaurants in LA.
Wolfgang Puck’s ode to Asian cuisine, WP24, inside of the Ritz-Carlton serves dim sum that doesn’t stray from the world-renowned chef’s exquisite style. With an array of dim sum delights to choose from, such as Szechuan Style Chicken “Dan Dan” Dumplings and Ginseng-Honey Broiled Alaskan Cod, you’ll wonder why you ever had dim sum anywhere else.
ADDRESS 900 W OLYMPIC BLVD.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA 90015
213 743 8824
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3 Empress Pavilion
At Empress Pavilion in Los Angeles’ Chinatown, small dishes is key. The Dim Sum plates such as fried or steamed dumplings, Sesame Sponge Cake and Steamed Locus Seed Buns are wheeled around in carts and guests can pick from a variety of dishes to try. Don’t be shy to have seconds, or thirds.
4 Elite Restaurant
The dim sum at Elite Restaurant is unique to say it lightly. If you’re an adventurous diner, Elite Restaurant is a must. Along with staples in dim sum feasts, Elite serves up dishes such as Jellyfish Salad, Sliced Pig Ears Tossed in Sesame and its famous Live Drunken Shrimp. Elite Restaurant offers a dim sum experience one will never forget.
5 Sea Harbor Seafood Restaurant
Although Sea Harbor Seafood Restaurant serves pork and chicken dishes, this joint specializes in all things marine. From the interior-tanks upon tanks of sea life-to the inspired dishes such as shrimp dumplings and shark fin and scallop dumplings, Sea Harbor Seafood Restaurant is a Mecca for seafood and dim sum aficionados.