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Mary Chung

464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139-4132
+1 617-864-1991
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“sliced beef” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139-4132
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Reviewed yesterday

Best dun dun noodles I ever had and the Peking dumplings were awesome. The wait staff also very friendly Parking on the street is nearly iossibe, but there are plenty of fairly reasonable garages.

Thank donna l
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Classic Chinese food here. They tend to serve kind of spicy to very spicy food. It’s an old place that is well worth it!

Thank 970alexanderp
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Several years ago I lived in Cambridge and ate at Mary Chung's often. Yesterday I visited some friends in Cambridge and we had lunch here. The place looks about the same as it did all those years ago. And thankfully, the menu is still extensive...More

Thank joemizosoup1
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Mary Chung is my go to place if I feel like Chinese food in Central square. They offer variety of food in such a good quality. Highly recommended if you are in the area.

Thank Applesinee
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I have an addiction to their Suanla chaoshou. So good. Words can not describe the euphoria they give me. I have never had a bad meal.

Thank David K
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Always great, brings back memories. In business since the 70's at least. Very good quality and value.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

I used to live in Cambridge 10 years ago as a grad student and now come back once a year and I always go here. It is not the fanciest place but you always good Chinese food....

Thank fgallegoy
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have been going to Mary's for 30+ years. Consistently good, although spice level can vary a bit. Maybe because we are regulars the service is great, but we have never seen any staff be rude, although some may not say much because of a...More

Reviewed 15 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 464 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139-4132
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-864-1991
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