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Victoria Seafood Restaurant

1029 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215-1001 (Allston / Brighton)
617-783-5111
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Ranked #738 of 2,814 restaurants in Boston
Price range: $0 - $12
Cuisines: Chinese, Seafood
Neighborhood: Allston / Brighton
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Neighborhood: Allston / Brighton
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • English first
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English first
Mill Valley, California
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
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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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
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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NW Suburb of Chicago
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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mashpee
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51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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124 reviews 124 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
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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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Great Cantonese style food. Good place to go for genuine Chinese food... not just the fried chicken wings, crab rangoons, and lo-mein of American-Chinese restaurants. Comparable to some of the best that Boston Chinatown has to offer, without the crowds and lack of parking. Great deals on the food too... all relatively inexpensive. Can't expect too much in terms of... More

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012

I used to go to school in Boston and this was THE chinese restaurant to go to. They are always busy and lots of chinese people eat here. They always had cheap and yummy lunch specials and their famous twin lobsters were always a bargain. Oh victoria seafood, i miss you.

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San Francisco, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

The food is absolutely amazing in this restaurant but I do not value the staff! Great cheap lobster, amazing walnut shrimp, incredible fried noodle! The environment is ugly but what do you expect when it is a cheap Chinese restaurant, The staff is rude, they have attituded when we ask them for extra things. Theyoly say thank you when they... More

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