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HU KE Lau Restaurant

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705 Memorial Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020
413-593-5222
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am

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Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 21
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Gone downhill

Been eating here since a lad. They have pumped some serious money into the facility and they now offer a buffet-style lunch and make-your-own stir-fry. Thing is, I am not a Chinese chef, and when I try to cook my own, it's not that great. better to leave it to the experts than determine you own... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2015
MarkBourcier
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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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  • Late Night
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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

If you a looking for a fun venue to see a show and have dinner and drinks then this place is for you. They have comedians, and more, check their web site for up coming events. We saw Bob Marley, a New England comedian. Drinks were yum as well as the food you can order a pu pu plater or... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

this is a little late.. we can to watch Loni Love last month. The space is nice the room is large yet small enough to give that intimate setting. the food was ok.. large portions, normal fried Chinese food. We plan to go to more comedy show there

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Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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56 reviews 56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Been eating here since a lad. They have pumped some serious money into the facility and they now offer a buffet-style lunch and make-your-own stir-fry. Thing is, I am not a Chinese chef, and when I try to cook my own, it's not that great. better to leave it to the experts than determine you own ratios of garlic sauce... More 

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North Adams Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I've had some bad Asian/Chinese food, but this place was just awful. Went last Saturday with 7 other girls after a fun day of bridesmaid shopping. The place was pretty empty being a Saturday afternoon. Good for us bc we were all starving. Heard good things about it here so wanted to give a try.. Waitress seated us and did... More 

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Palmer,Massachusetts
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76 reviews 76 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

My wife and I and 2 other couples went for an early New Year's Eve supper at this restaurant. The food was very good,but the noise level was off the charts. We understood that it was a kid friendly party.but it was more than we bargained for. Kids were running around everywhere, and standing on their seats when the show... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Had heard about the Hu Ke Lau for years and had to try it on a visit to Western Mass last summer. The buffet was plentiful and the food was tasty. Lots of entertainment from singers to comedians too available.

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Right off the mass Pike at Exit 5, The Hu Ke Lau has been one of Western Mass' treasures for over 40 years.They have the whole Polynesian thing down pat from the amazing variety of dishes from Pu Pu Platters to General Cho's Chicken. They have the drinks to go along with food - if you want a Scorpion Bowl... More 

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San Francisco, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I love kitschy polynesian bars/restaurants and found this place via crtikiki.com, a website devoted to tiki culture. My friend and I had a great time. The food was OK chinese food, the drinks ok, but we especially like the souvenir mugs we purchased, from which we drank. The place has a great vintage tiki style decor and looked like it... More 

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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69 reviews 69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This was our second trip to Hu Ke Lau to see a comedy show. Drinks are very good (order an SOS to be enlightened!) but the food is mediocre. Hint - ask for an alternate menu. The Polynesian options are fair at best. Very pricey. Go to the Hu Ke Lau for their shows, not for their food.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Went for lunch, had the buffet. Everything we tasted in the buffet was gross. It tasted like the food had been sitting too long and dried out. The only thing we enjoyed was the stir fry, where you can choose from different noodles or rice and veggies and chicken or beef... The chef cooks your your selections in front if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 705 Memorial Dr, Chicopee, MA 01020
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Chicopee
  • Phone Number: 413-593-5222

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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