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Amherst Chinese Food - CLOSED

62 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2328
+1 413-253-7835
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Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
9 Apr 2016
“Awful decline of once great place”
6 Apr 2016
“Not as great as previous visits...”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
62 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2328
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11 - 20 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

Where do I begin? There were four of us, and we were seated fairly easily, but were warned sternly by the hostess that we should not expect our food to come quickly. Should have left then! The table had two place settings for four people....More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Emphasis on Szechuan cooking but will spice many dishes to taste. Relaxing environment. Reasonably priced. Good value.

Thank RSG-foodie
Reviewed 11 May 2015

A group of 10+ of us went to dinner there last Friday; we had heard from Chinese friends (from Shanghai) about the great new Szechuan menu,

Thank barry01035
Reviewed 30 March 2015

My 17-year old son (who loves just about all forms of Chinese food) and I enjoyed a delicious dinner at Amherst Chinese later on a Saturday evening. We initially steered toward a close-by restaurant but found a line out the door and a 45-minutes wait....More

Thank DrewKnightWV
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Once you eat at some Chinese restaurants in San Francisco, it's impossible to give 5 stars to others, but this comes close. Fresh vegetable, not overly salted or oily, and very flavorful. It was my first time here, and on Christmas day. Despite the day,...More

Thank RSG-foodie
Reviewed 1 January 2015

We love it here! Great food! Awesome service. Love the owner. Try the Sandraberry juice. The owner produces it from his own greenhouse.

Thank mark s
Reviewed 9 November 2014 via mobile

Our meals were very good, but one member of our group mentioned to the waitress that her meal was a bit bland. In a flash, the owner (I believe her name is Kathy) was at our table offering suggestions such as more ginger or garlic...More

Thank Jimbenben2
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I make a pilgrimage to this restaurant from Connecticut at least once a year because I know of no other place like it in New England. I would eat here regularly if it were close by. The food is simple and exquisite, the atmosphere pleasant,...More

Thank TheEasyVegan
Reviewed 29 July 2014

This was always one of our favorite restaurants in Amherst, but when we went there this past Spring, there was something different. The food tasted fine, just not as good as before. It seems that they have a new chef, maybe that is why. However,...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

The new Amherst Chinese is a work in progress! Most of the menu looks the same as the old Amherst Chinese which we're familiar with for 20 years, We understand they've hired a chef. So the food wasn't that good. I ordered a traditional Chinese...More

Thank Wolfspark
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Main St, Amherst, MA 01002-2328
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-253-7835
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