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Bonchon Chicken - Cambridge, MA

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, Korean
57 Jfk St Bsmt Unit, Cambridge, MA 02138-4954
+1 617-868-0981
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good49%
  • Average29%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“cole slaw” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“great spicy” (2 reviews)
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57 Jfk St Bsmt Unit, Cambridge, MA 02138-4954
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes you get that itch for some Korean Fried Chicken. Sometimes you look outside and it’s just too-damn-cold to go get some Korean Fried Chicken. Solution? BonChon delivery!! On one of the coldest November days/nights in record I had to have my BonChon. Sure enough,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jackspades
Reviewed 24 October 2018

surprisingly awesome food, terrible atmosphere and mediocre service. great place to eat for lunch w/coworkers, very low key, excellent bibimbop.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank teriannvt
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Bonchon Chicken in Harvard Square is a good place to eat and it's popular with the students from Harvard and Lesley University (and probably Tufts). One thing that could be improved is definitely the decor. Granted, the building has been around for a while, I...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Stephanus S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is not really Korean BBQ. But it is great spicy wings. Perhaps a little too spicy! The rest of the food like the Kalbi is pretty americanized and the cole slaw is bland but necessary with the spicy wings. It is in the basement...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I was really excited to visit BonChon since friends had raved about it. It is tucked away in the corner of a building in Harvard Square on the basement level with a few other restaurants in the building as well. The restaurant was busy the...More

Date of visit: December 2015
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Reviewed 13 July 2015

We ordered the fries, tofu bibimbap, spicy squid, and the tofu & kimchi bokkeum. The fries were really good! Nice and crispy! The tofu bibimbap was really tasty too! I like how they fry the tofu! It's also nice that they give you the bottle...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank j t
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

We had chicken drums and wings (both garlic soy and hot), bimbimbop, bulgogi, seafood scallion pancakes, seaweed salad, chicken fried rice, short ribs and takoyaki. Everything was good except for the pancakes, way too greasy. One Cambodian and one Korean in our party were happy...More

Thank BarbaraF841
Reviewed 26 August 2014

The best hot/spicy and sweet/crunchy wings/drummies I have ever had. A must try! We went to the Harvard Sq. establishment. I know they have another location.

Date of visit: August 2014
Thank Audree B
Reviewed 3 February 2014 via mobile

Ok it was Super Bowl sunday. But I had ordered the 3 large combo wings at 3pm for a 6 pm pick up. Game started at 6:30pm. Perfect ? Not quiet. I get there at 6:15 and it is utter chaos. Three 15 year olds...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank 7prataap
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Had dinner at BonChon recently. I really enjoyed the flavor of the fried chicken, dumplings, and rice dish we ordered. The price was also very reasonable for two people. There didn't appear to be alcoholic drinks available, but I did not ask. The place was...More

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank maxthrax
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Jfk St Bsmt Unit, Cambridge, MA 02138-4954
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-868-0981
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Bonchon's Korean fried chicken is located in Cambridge, MA. Experience authenticity with Bonchon's signature Korean food in a restaurant location near you.
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