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Yangtzee River

25 Depot Square, Lexington, MA 02420
(781) 861-6030
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Milford, Massachusetts
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402 reviews 402 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
657 helpful votes 657 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 NEW

We visited here with friends who have been here before. The buffet had lots of choices, both meat and vegetarian options. Unfortunately some items were cold and did not have much flavor. The server did not assist with the dim sum cart when we asked for certain items. The staff was quick clearing off plates when needed. The place was... More

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Pooler, Georgia
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68 reviews 68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I have eaten here twice, once at the buffet and once off the menu. Buffet was pretty good and seemed pretty fresh. There were a lot of people so the food didn't sit very long. Lots of choices. Next time we ordered off the menu and the food was even better. Huge portions and great flavor.

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Vail, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

I frequent this place- it's a great atmosphere, very typical Chinese restaurant. The food is great, but the buffet lacked a little. There is a great selection and the food seemed to be refreshed frequently - It is well worth the money, but I would recommend eating a la carte. The prices are decent, and the food is always better... More

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dobie2
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33 reviews 33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is Americanized Chinese food at its worst. Nothing in here is authentic and the selection is poor. Came here for a weekend buffet and was disappointed. You can get much better Chinese with a short drive outside of Lexington. Or even at Formosa Taipei.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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216 reviews 216 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I have been here a few times and I have always had great luck with the buffet. The food has always been very fresh and doesn't look like it's been sitting out for an hour. Once you're done eating your meal, don't forget to leave room for ice cream and their other desserts.

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Los Angeles
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115 reviews 115 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This place was a regular haunt when I lived in Lexington. My visit this time 16 years later was with my son, his family and the in laws. We had the brunch and dim sum cart and it was a treat on all accounts. Fresh fare, many choices and not over done with oil or bland versions of Chinese food.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This is a great convenient spot in the middle of historic Lexington! This is a nice place to come with friends or family and there are function rooms available for a large gathering. They have nice comfortable booths and tables so you don't feel like you are in a noisy Bistro. You actually can talk with the people at your... More

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 via mobile

Had the pleasure of attending YR in Lexington depot square for the 1st time with friends for dinner. Buffet was plentiful with Chinese takeout staples: general gau's chicken, fried rice, and shrimp with steamed vegetables. I liked the rice noodles with vegetables the best; they had brown rice available for those who do not wanted white or fried. The teriyaki... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Excellent buffet, good prices and very good service. I was surprised that in the middle of historic Lexington I found a pleasant Chinese restaurant that the family liked and prices were good. Buffet served during lunch and dinner. we had lunch

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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62 reviews 62 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

This popular Chinese restaurant is convenient for Lexington neighbors. The unique weekend bruch combines a buffet and dim sum in carts with many selections. The food and service are good overall although the restaurant itself is in need of upgrading.

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