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735 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752-3704
508-481-0100
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Very Tired

We visited Joy Asia on Christmas day of 2014. Our order consisted of chicken & Peapods, veggie fried rice. The food was good, but the venue was old and tired. There were stains on the walls and carpets. If the restroom needed work, how clean was the kitchen.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
CruiseNBarbie
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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

We visited Joy Asia on Christmas day of 2014. Our order consisted of chicken & Peapods, veggie fried rice. The food was good, but the venue was old and tired. There were stains on the walls and carpets. If the restroom needed work, how clean was the kitchen.

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Massachusetts, United States
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We have been in the area for close to 30 yrs. I think the Joy of Asia restaurant predates us. In all that time I do not ever recall the place being remodeled. But hey I dont remember yesterday either! Anyway it looks like it hasnt been renovated and is in desperate need. I sat there looking up at the... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We have been going to Joy Asia for many years. The food is good, but last night the food was cold even though we arrived at 6 pm when the food was being put out. They did not have the steamers going underneath the food. The dinner plates are always ice cold. My main complaint is about the cleanliness and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Me and my family walked into Joy Aisa for the first time in at least four years. I remembered coming here with friends, and thinking it was ok. My family then decided it would be nice to revisit, seeing as we had just had a long car ride. We were greeted at the front desk with high hopes. We picked... More 

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Had the lunch buffet but nothing worth going back again for. Some of the bowls were empty. Service was good.

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Rome, Maine
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26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

I went here with some friends for karaoke. It smells like a filthy locker room. Dark and dirty. Fast service though. The drinks were good. I didn't like any of the food. Fatty, over fried, thick batter, so gross. The karaoke was at concert level. Very obnoxious. One of my friends pit earplugs in. It at tracks an interesting clientel.... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Here is one of those "I'm eating Chinese food and wondering if the health inspectors should let this continue" moments. The staff are great, but the kitchen is failing them. Be careful at Joy Asia.

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

We ordered take out from Joy Asia last night. The man who took our order was not overly friendly but not rude either. We ordered pork fried rice, chicken lo mein, and general tsaos chicken. It was average. We weren't blown away but we weren't completely disgusted either.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

The food to me was always delicious. It's the "Old Karaoke D.J. Nikki ("Stevie Nicks") who disappeared with the wind. I appreciate the comment that you miss me :) I moved to around the Virginia Beach area- no snow ya know. I miss you guys terribly but my life had to move on. We will always have the wonderful memories... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

We used to love going to this place for the drinks and karaoke. The last few times, we've still had fun but it's not as good as it was before. The food is bad and always makes us sick so we don't eat it. Drinks only!

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Additional Information about Joy Asia Restaurant

Address: 735 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752-3704
Phone Number: 508-481-0100
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 735 Boston Post Rd E, Marlborough, MA 01752-3704
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marlborough
  • Phone Number: 508-481-0100

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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