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Victoria Seafood Restaurant

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Allston / Brighton
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1029 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-1001
617-783-5111
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Best Lobster in Ginger & Scallion

Great fresh seafood. real authentic Chinese food. You see mostly chinese families eating there and especially for special occasions. there other dishes besides seafood are delicious as well. It is not a place to dine, it is a place to go and eat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
Harvey L
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Great fresh seafood. real authentic Chinese food. You see mostly chinese families eating there and especially for special occasions. there other dishes besides seafood are delicious as well. It is not a place to dine, it is a place to go and eat.

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Monterey, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I have a friend who swears by this place and finally convinced me to go along with her. We ordered a bunch of dishes to share among our group. The food is authentic and pretty cheap for the amount you get. Only problem I had with it was that a lot of it was overly salted.

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Millstone, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We came here to meetup with family in Boston (we're Chinese). The atmosphere is definitely that of a traditional Chinese restaurant - super casual, slightly rundown - the dishes were quite authentic and tasty so no complaints here. Apparently, my Chinese relatives only visit this place when they go out for dinner.

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Mill Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Students at BU recommend this restaurant because it is close by, and has reasonable prices. The food is okay, just like your neighborhood local Chinese take-out. The servers were not very attentive.

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

When our family went to eat at this place, it was amazing! Everything is very authentic and affordable for the quantity that they offer. The service is very good too. We will definitely be going back for more!

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Heads up on a new Mexican Restaurant in San Miguel. Yesterday my wife and I had the pleasure of having lunch at San Miguel’s newest restaurant. It is Victoria’s and is located at 35 Ancho San Antonio. It is open for breakfast at 9:00 and stays open for comida until 6:00 or 7:00 (yet to be decided). It specializes in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

This Chinese restaurant is on Commonwealth Avenue in the midst of Boston University. There is a full Cantonese Chinese menu rivaling that of restaurants in Chinatown, including more exotic dishes. The prices are quite reasonable, the portion sizes ample, and the flavors quite good. Service is fast (once you get the waiter's attention). On weekends and evenings, there are lots... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

The Victoria Seafood Restaurant is a neighborhood joint usually frequented by students as I was told. An old friend of mine took us there for lunch during my port day in Boston. We ordered a steamed black grouper, twin lobsters in ginger and green onions and sautéed baby bokchoy. What impressed me most was the exceptional freshness of both the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

My wife and I used to eat at Victoria regularly 30 years ago. We moved away and lost touch. I returned with a friend and was surprised and delighted to find it looked the same and the food was just as good. The scallops were deep sea and delicious, done just right. The vegetables and sauce were very good and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

This is our go-to Chinese restaurant when we don't want to deal with Chinatown parking and just in general when we want good Chinese food. Must order dishes for large parties are: Beef Chow Foon (dry fried), Salty spicy squid, Salty spicy pork, Peapod stems stir-fried with garlic, Seafood with crispy noodles, Eggplant with minced pork, and a big bowl... More 

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Additional Information about Victoria Seafood Restaurant

Address: 1029 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-1001
Phone Number: 617-783-5111
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12
Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1029 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
  • Neighborhood: Allston / Brighton
  • Phone Number: 617-783-5111

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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