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south garden chinese restaurant

217 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169-6799
+1 617-328-6628
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good63%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
21 Jul 2017
“Still our go-to for Cantonese cuisine”
10 Jul 2017
“Terrific dinner!”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
217 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169-6799
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Very busy very crowded on Friday evening, but our patience was rewarded with a corner table that gave us a little privacy but excellent people watching opportunity. We ordered a number of delicious dishes and discovered that a fair amount had to be packed to...More

Thank AnitaNewportBch
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Came here with friends and made sure one of them read and spoke Mandarin. I had been forewarned that that was a prerequisite. Half of the menu is in English and Mandarin and the other half is only in Mandarin. Since we ended up ordering...More

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I will seek out Chinese restaurants that serve authentic Chinese food such as those that can be found in Boston's Chinatown. South Garden definitely fits the bill. My companion and I dined in and shared an appetizer of spring rolls and chicken wings. We also...More

Thank bettyjean1
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We were "tipped off" about this place; decided to give it a try at the start of Chinese New Year. The food was authentic and terrific! It Our plates were all cooked to order and flavorful. On this festive day, there was a whirl of...More

Thank ThinkingOutLoud
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Our second time here and we pretty much consider this the best place for authentic Cantonese cuisine. I was able to speak to the manager and he guided us with choices that were delicious. Of course we ordered too much food, but ended up enjoying...More

Thank AnitaNewportBch
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is a place where you will want to go if you want really authentic asian food, particularly things like jelly fish that are not normally available in the USA. It is very casual and designed for families coming in to eat together. In the...More

Thank Maryann L
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We had a party of 4 & all had something different. Service was quick & all dishes were good. A little high in price to buy a hole fish & have it cooked. So didn't go for that. They didn't rush you & all were...More

Thank gustavsen
Reviewed 20 February 2016

TA has a few favorable reviews + the restaurant was recommended by a local newspaper article too! We went there expecting to enjoy a good lunch Instead, we were very disappointed. The ingredients used tasted like inferior quality. (the table really could have used a...More

Thank Shiraz-2011
Reviewed 21 August 2015

This restaurant is small, and very busy. It seemed that most of the staff speaks very little English, or maybe just didn't want to speak English. We ordered take-out, which took a lot longer to receive than expected. We were not sure if there was...More

Thank 32tza
Reviewed 28 February 2015

The more we go to this restaurant the more we enjoy the Food. The food is always great. We love especially the fish which is always fresh out of the tank. We get it streamed and ask that the head be made soup. They have...More

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  • Address: 217 Quincy Ave, Quincy, MA 02169-6799
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 617-328-6628
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