Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Oak Tree Inn

1315 Fair Oaks Ave. (Monterey Rd.) Send to Phone
323-682-2882 | Order Now! | Menu
Neighborhood Chinese with both familiar and exotic dishes.
Your Opinion
Add your own review


 
Local Deals: 120 * 90

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Oak Tree Inn Restaurant Review

: Located in South Pasadena, but with the spirit of Alhambra, the predominantly Chinese suburb a few blocks to the south, is this Chinese restaurant with an extensive menu of both familiar and exotic dishes. The room is filled with white linen-topped tables, and colorful floral photography lines the walls. Starters include deep-fried stuffed crab claws, spring rolls and pot stickers. Honey-glazed walnut shrimp are rich, but not overly sauced. Pricey, exotic items like shark’s fin soup and Peking duck are available, as well as lobster direct from the tanks in the dining room. Other highlights include spicy salted pork (miniature bone-in chops that have been pounded and deep-fried) and satisfying renditions of ubiquitous favorites like General Tso’s chicken and kung pao shrimp or squid.

User Ratings & Reviews for Oak Tree Inn
 
GAYOT has uncovered the best restaurants in (and around) Los Angeles for you to enjoy right now
Top 25 Restaurants in Los Angeles to Eat at Right Now

Check out this crop of L.A. restaurants you just can't miss.

Read more




RESTAURANT AWARDS 2016

Find out which restaurants and chefs top the list of GAYOT's 2016 Annual Restaurant Awards.