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Shing Yee Restaurant

1255 Washington St, Newton, MA 02465-2128
+1 617-332-0888
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good37%
  • Average42%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“wonton soup” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1255 Washington St, Newton, MA 02465-2128
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've never been to this restaurant but their delivery has been consistently good. Not amazing but very good!

Thank Travel_fool_CT
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Shing Yee was good! It was tasty standard fare! Restaurant could stand with some updating, easy to find location and prompt service. My order was ready when I arrived Still looking for five star Chinese food.

Thank Paul K
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

We had a pleasant dinner at Shing Yee on Christmas Eve. Very busy place with a lively take out business. Service was very good; portions are large. This is an Americanized Chinese restaurant: no chopsticks; chop suey, chow mein and egg fu young are on...More

Thank Deb255
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This must a local favorite after reading the reviews however I wasn't thoroughly impressed. Not sure about a parking lot or anything because we walked here. I came here for lunch. Walking in I found the carpet to be stained and old. The restaurant definitely...More

Thank wendywaterman
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Pretty standard Chinese restaurant menu but better prepared than most, with less oiliness, and responsive to requests to make a dish milder that they have listed as spicy. No matter how long they say a takeout order will be to prepare, it's invariably ready in...More

Thank Joel U
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I have been getting Lunch take out at this restaurant for many years. They have recently changed their take out menu to spring tools instead of egg tools. Also they seem to be giving you more rice and less entree. But for the price, you...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Always a good choice for Take Out. Our food is hot, not salty, good quality of ingredients. Consistency, keeps us coming back. Good job!

Thank Bean18
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Three 'of us ate here after going to the movies across the street. We all have different tastes with Chinese food' however, we all do like spicy. The ordering was left up to me and my friends were very pleased with the selections I made...More

Thank Voyager2480
Reviewed 7 May 2016

First taken there by local Chinese food maven and have been returning there as our local preference.

Thank James B
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Friends ordered take out from Shing Yee. None of us were very hungry so we stuck to appetizers. Two orders of chicken wings, an egg drop soup (which I thought would be a quart for the price, but was a pint) and - as they...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 Washington St, Newton, MA 02465-2128
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-332-0888
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