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Chinatown

Boston, MA 02116
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One of America's largest Chinese neighborhoods, Boston's Chinatown is located at the edge of the downtown shopping and financial districts.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been to Chinatown in Chicago, Vancouver and San Francisco. This one is by far the most disappointing. Not worth the hassles of downtown traffic, congestion and parking. On another note, the rest of downtown Boston was beautiful. Loved the historical buildings, the greenway parks,...More

Thank Maria Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Chinatown is always a good place to understand more about their culture and culinary. This one in Boston besides being small has its charm.

Thank D_v_D_usa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well the food is good. You have friend rice, noodles, Boba, Dim Sum and then some. The "Then Some" is it's a congested area. Not a big place at all. Few streets. There's traffic and lots of trash everywhere. Random graffiti on the walls. It...More

Thank Jetset18MelM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wasn't really impressed with the Boston Chinatown, it's rather small and also it doe not appear too much as a Chinatown to me as for instance in San Francisco. Anyway, it is a Chinatown and you can find some Chinese restaurants and shops, nothing more...More

Thank ThomasEMM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Go for the food. The chinatown isn't very big like SF's or anything, but the food is still good! ((:

Thank View C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Wow! I felt like I am back to China. Everything was so authentic. People there dress like in China, behave like in China, they even speak Chinese. I didn't spend there too much time as I am not fan of Chinese food and there is...More

Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Chinatown is near Boston Commons. Great authentic food at inexpensive price. If your tired of the expensive seafood places, this is a great alternative.

Thank bcsystems
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my trip to Chinatown in Boston. It was something we just decided to do and I didn't regret it all. Lots of restaurants, vendors and at a point I saw a long trail with something like s dragon moving around the place....More

Thank Amma F
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

As someone who has lived and traveled extensively in Asia for many years, I was absolutely thrilled to find so many great, authentic restaurants in Boston's Chinatown. Great Chinese and Taiwanese cuisine, as well as wonderful Vietnamese food. Easy access from the South Station buses...More

Thank GaoAnTian
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Boston is so diverse you can walk from one sector to another in minutes. We got to chinatown without planning it. It a different feeling in the streets but people are still friendly. Nice walk.

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Chinatown
A small area rich in Chinese cultural influences,
visit Boston’s Chinatown for some great Asian cuisine
and small, authentic bakeries. Enter through the
iconic Chinatown gate and stroll down Beach, Tyler,
and Kneeland streets to explore the compact area. Rest
your feet from walking and grab a bite at one of the
many restaurants around Chinatown. From traditional
Chinese to Vietnamese to Malaysian, there is a wide
...More
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