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Billy Tse's Restaurant

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240 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1315 (Atlantic Ave.)
Commercial St @ Fleet St (4) Atlantic Ave @ Commercial Wharf (4) Commercial St @ Battery St (4)
(617) 227-9990
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Delivery, Outdoor Seating

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  • 6
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Nice place for lunch.

Today was a beautiful sunny day, so I decided to eat outside at Billy Tse's. It's on a good people-watching street in the north end (little Italy, of sorts). I had a spicy salmon and a roe shrimp roll. Both were good enough (although I'm a rice snob, and this seemed a little too firm & sweet... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2014
Braden2006
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Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Large groups
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Virginia
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67 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

I really wanted Shrimp w/Lobster sauce (brown w/gound pork) that I cannot get anywhere in VA/MD/DC area. Billy Tse's was highly rated on tripadvisor. We decided to try it. The restaurant is 'tired' and needs a serious update/renovation. My husband liked the hot n' sour soup - a 3 1/2. He had the scallops w/garlic sauce and rated those a... More 

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Ra'anana, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Went for late lunch Service is good House specials are good as well Noodles are only so-so We didn't try the Japanese part Ok overall

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

Today was a beautiful sunny day, so I decided to eat outside at Billy Tse's. It's on a good people-watching street in the north end (little Italy, of sorts). I had a spicy salmon and a roe shrimp roll. Both were good enough (although I'm a rice snob, and this seemed a little too firm & sweet). I wouldn't say... More 

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Guayaquil, Ecuador
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

While walking round north end, Italian neighborhood, you may go a street away too far and end looking at the waterfront. Then, if you look to one side you find this Asian restaurant... If you get over the shock of a Asian restaurant in the Italian hood you may go inside an be surprise by an excellent sushi bar. Surprises... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

Was direct to Billy's by a north end resident who said this is the place for Chinese. He was correct! Whole family raved about how good it was. The prices are moderate,service was fine and food was great. There was a large screen tv in the dinning room which seemed odd but the final four playoffs were on so I... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

All I need to say is: Spicy Salmon Sushi Roll! Billy Tse's never disappoints! Great food, great selection, great service

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Salem, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We just had our Friday lunch catered by Billy Tse's and it was GREAT! Delicious food and everyone loved it!!

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Atlantic Beach, Florida, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Good food, good service, attractive place. I was there with family and we all enjoyed it. Hope to go back next time I am in Boston.

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Scarborough, ME
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We love the hot and sour soup and pan fried dumplings - fresh and delicious. Entrees also very tasty!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013 via mobile

Not the best not even close. I am not sure why people are still going to Billy Tse. The food was just rewarmed Chinese food. The waitstaff were angry that we asked for another glass of water. The entire restaurant looks very tired. It is in the neighborhood and easy but it is NOT a destination by any stretch of... More 

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Additional Information about Billy Tse's Restaurant

Address: 240 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1315
Phone Number: (617) 227-9990
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
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 - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 240 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1315
    (Atlantic Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Commercial St @ Fleet St (4) Atlantic Ave @ Commercial Wharf (4) Commercial St @ Battery St (4)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: (617) 227-9990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Large groups
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 - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?