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Mary Chung

464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139
+1 617-864-1991
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“dim sum” (10 reviews)
“noodles” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Ive gotten take out several times from Mary Chungwhen visiting Cambridge. the food is a bit greasy but perhaps that depends what you get. This is an all cash place so be prepared, they do not accept credit cards. Perhaps dining in is better. the...More

Thank gardentimejen
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Mary Chung's has been a Cambridge institution for years. Most nights you will still find Mary or her son at the front of the restaurant seating people. It is no longer crazy busy - you can get seated just about any time and take out...More

Thank bangsibear
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Having visited Mary Chung 4 years ago, my friend and I decided to revisit the place on our recent trip to Boston. I don't think I would ever go back. The staff were constantly pushy with regard to the specials and totally humourless throughout. This...More

Thank keefdogg
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Love Dim Sum on weekends. Large menu to choose from. Many are spicy so be forewarned. Cash only. Just wish that I had ordered some take out to go. Awesome!

Thank jon r
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We love heading up from Cape Cod to visit Cambridge every three months or so. To visit Mary Chung! We go on weekends for the Dim Sum. Order numerous small dishes and pass around. Went today and also took some home for tomorrow. We love...More

Thank jon r
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Always always the order is: veg Suan La Chow Show* and Dun Dun Noodles* with spicy peanut, sesame sauce. That is what I love. good to remember: cash only, closed Tuesday. can't wait to get back there.

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This place, located right on Mass Ave in Central Square, has a typical menu with fast courteous service and good fare. I especially like the flaky scallion pancake. We were there on a Saturday night in October and the place was quiet and we enjoyed...More

Thank VermontTeacher44
Reviewed 27 September 2016

This is a great place for Chinese food. I would recommend any of the chicken dishes and also the soups. An old timer in town.

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Some reviewers mention MC used to be located across the street; when I first went in the mid-'70s, its previous location was on Main Street, towards where Polaroid used to be (how's that for classic New England directions?). That area is so rebuilt, I could...More

Thank Terrygrim3
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We got off the subway at Kendall, and were walking back to our hotel about 10pm. Looking for a place to eat, and this was open and looked good. Staff was very friendly - food was great. Got our food very quickly I had the...More

Thank tblakl
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-1991
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