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The Ginger Exchange

) #226 of 435 Restaurants in Cambridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Japanese, Sushi
1287 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
+1 617-250-8618
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
24 May 2017
“Pretty good”
19 Oct 2016
“Dependable Asian Fare”
Closed Now
All hours
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Korean, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1287 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
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Reviews (25)
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

The location is very convenient in Inman square. The food is just okay for the price. My dish was shrimp and vegetables, only the shrimp had light sauce and the vegetables were to the side and plain steamed frozen vegetables. Yuck, I could make something...More

Thank Vivian E
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I live near this place and often end up here, partly to sit near the entrance and look out onto the street, which is particularly fun in summer when the windows are open. I've had a number of the dishes, and I can't say there...More

Thank Jalz66
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Very good red curry tofu. Service was prompt and professional. The atmosphere was warm and inviting. The floor was a little dirty but overall a great place to take a break from the busy street and enjoy excellent Thai.

Thank Malachi W
Reviewed 19 June 2016

As an restaurant with Asian flavor, I didn't see many Asians dining there, so don't have high expectation there - maybe it is not authentic. After trying a few times, I can safely conclude that It is not authentic Asian food, but it doesn't necessarily...More

Thank MLmc2
Reviewed 13 November 2015

This is a nice restaurant! The place is simple and seating is not fancy, but staff is friendly and food is great! It is just 5 min walk from Harvard Square and it is usually less crowded than other restaurants in Harvard Square. Great option...More

1  Thank Danuza
Reviewed 16 August 2015

The Ginger Exchange in Cambridge Massachusetts is a Pan-Asian restaurant that presents a sleek, beautiful contemporary atmosphere that is also laid-back and fun. The menu is adventurous and quite creative with new takes on various Asian favorites. Thai, Korean, Japanese, Vietnamese and Chinese cuisines are...More

Thank AlleghenyJ
Reviewed 1 July 2015

I had good service at a late Sunday lunch here - not much of a crowd. There was a good selection of Japanese food on the menu. The sushi and salad were very fresh. Price was not cheap, but reasonable.

Thank To-King
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Really close to Harvard. Good food. Contemporary atmosphere. Great chicken wings. On Saturday nights, they have karaoke. Parking can be difficult like any Boston area.

Thank atjig
Reviewed 17 October 2014

I was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. They have a great menu with lots to choose from and the food is excellent! I have returned a few times.

Thank pawsthebest
Reviewed 21 April 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here but the food are horrible. We ordered the WOW! Wings for appetizer, the wings are tolerable, we had the Soy Garlic and the Spicy flavors, they are ok but much rather eat it at Bonchon in Allston/Brighton. For...More

1  Thank ladida-didi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1287 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA 02139-1338
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-250-8618
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