it was a big deal when bo loong opened in cleveland in the 80’s as someone imported a few dim sum chefs from NYC .i took some friends to try it. not only was dim sum foreign to them, so was the concept of ‘family style’ - one person grabbed a plate off the lazy susan and was about to eat all of it when the concept of family style was explained to him and he returned the plate to the lazy susan with a sheepish smile.
bo loong is still there. i took my dad there for his 95th birthday last august. the menu is not extravagant; here’s about half of it: