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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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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

This has been a reliable, great Chinese food venue for decades. Now it's miserable. Horrible service, bad attitude and inedible food. I can't count the number of times I went over the years, but my visit in March and my prior visit in December were...More

1  Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

A landmark Amherst restaurant...just not as good as it used to be. Fresh products, fast service but cuisin just ok.

Thank MadGrif
Reviewed 26 March 2016

I had eaten here before and it was good, so I hope that it is good again. The last time I ate there I had chicken with stringbeans. They were overlooked, or perhaps a leftover from the day before. They were mushy and tasteless. This...More

1  Thank Judith G
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Formerly "Amherst Chinese", this restaurant is under new management. The first signs were very promising (an apparently authentic menu featuring animal parts not often seen away from NYC or Beijing; and nearly 50% Chinese patrons). Maybe we just ordered wrong, but the Mushu-shrimp vegetables were...More

1  Thank vputin
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Downtown Amherst, fun, tasty, great fresh vegetables and gf dining ease. Fun for lunch or dinner, great for a friend meet up

Thank Fay K
Reviewed 12 December 2015

I used to be excited for an evening out with the family at ACF. No MSG. Good reliable dishes. But with all the choices for chinese food in town, it's hard to get up and cheer anymore. Perhaps it's my age, and failing tastebuds. Still...More

Thank g0ldengut
Reviewed 30 November 2015

service has always been good - the hot & sour soup as well as the won ton soup always warm & please my belly. the vegetable fried dumplings are delicious, & the hot pepper, cashew chicken with sake fulls my evening diner. my wife always...More

Thank djmjw
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We had our rehearsal dinner before my daughter's wedding here. The restaurant easily accommodated our party of 18. Our dishes were preordered and served family style per my request, and passed from the ends of the table towards the center which worked perfectly. The dishes,...More

Thank Lucypower48
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

I would say Panda East is a lot better. This place is still good, but the atmosphere is a little weird. Still good Chinese food!

Thank bmcgilli
Reviewed 5 October 2015

When I moved to Amherst 12 years ago I tried it and found nothing special. Over the years I went back may be two more times. Recently I heard that they changed the chef, so I tried three times in a row. Conclusion? Hit or...More

1  Thank treeomatic
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Restaurant Details

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Groups, Child-friendly
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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