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15 Beale St, Quincy, MA 02170-2702
617-328-1338
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good and Freshly Prepared Chinese

Great place for groups as we recently had a family dinner there. Drinks were good and the portions large. Convenient location in Wollaston.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 24, 2015
Gorditos
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Boston
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Milton, Massachusetts
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

We've been going to this restaurant for many years. The food used to be excellent, probably the best Chinese food in Quincy. But the last three times we went there the food was mediocre at best. We used to love this restaurant but we will not be back.

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Thank Godataway
Quincy, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

All their dishes come out great. My favorite is the Orange Beef. Never had a bad meal there. Easy Parking on Beal St. Sweet & Sour Soup is very good. Place is big enough so that you never have to wait long to be seated. Staff is very friendly. If you have never been to Great Chow then you are... More 

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Thank seriousgolferguy
Boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Great place for groups as we recently had a family dinner there. Drinks were good and the portions large. Convenient location in Wollaston.

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Thank Gorditos
South Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Was eating my food and a RAT run behind our table,, i got up and left the seat and told the MANAGER..he gave me a stupid excuse...and charged me full price for the food and gave me no apologies.... DO NOT EAT HERE!!

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Thank CHADJONES369
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

If the two Adams presidents and their respective wives had frequented the Great Chow restaurant, they might still be tripping the light fantastic instead of lying entombed and mouldering in the dismal crypt of the Church of the Presidents. Learn the lesson they didn't and get yourself to the great chow eatery. Forget the looks of its somewhat gloomy interior.... More 

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Thank Nicholas K
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We've been coming to Great Chow for 12 years. This restaurant used to prepare very good food and very good service. Since the renovation a couple of years ago, the food quality has declined and the people at the register (we usually do takeout) are very unfriendly and unappreciative of our business. How about saying "THANK YOU"?. Tonight, we had... More 

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Thank apride1
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The restaurant was clean nice servers drinks great food great. It's the best food I've had in years. The food was fresh and served in a timely manner. I will be back again. Just wished they stayed open longer. We ordered drinks the martini was good the piña colada was good but my so called scorpion bowl had too much... More 

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Thank Cynthia C
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I just got delivery from Great Chow, which, admittedly, I do not normally do. I do eat Chinese Food from several other restaurants in Quincy, but they do not deliver so I gave this place another try (after having an unsatisfactory pick up some time ago). Well to put it simply, the Tid Bit Sampler, which had half orders of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I have heard great things about this restaurant from neighbors and friends. You must try it, the food is so good. I tried last night and was very disappointed. Our server greater the table, " Hi, I am very busy! What do you want to drink? Boy we were surprised as there were only five tables in this restaurant that... More 

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1 Thank Chacha562013
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

A really neat and clean look invites you in. The immediate friendly greeting and continued attention from servers and staff impress you. The food is the best part. There is the usual menu but the different ways you can order, the quantity you receive and the quality make this one really fine stop. Give it a try. You'll find that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 Beale St, Quincy, MA 02170-2702
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: 617-328-1338

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 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 - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm

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