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One of America's largest Chinese neighborhoods, Boston's Chinatown is located at the edge of the downtown shopping and financial districts.
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stopped by Boston Chinatown before I stared Freedom Trail Walk.The Chinatown is located near Boston Common which is the starting point of Freedom Trail.I walked around the Chinatown.I found a lot of interesting stores and restaurants.I visited around 7am in the early morning.The most...More

Thank MarkT4358
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chinatown is still primarily an Asian neighborhood with the residents and restaurants to prove it. Easily walked, close to Washington Street and the theater district, its worth a visit and definitely seek out one or two of the neighborhoods restaurants.

Thank JBMartiniguy
Reviewed August 13, 2018

As a Bay Area and Southern California transplant, I can safely say Boston's Chinatown is the cleanest I have ever seen. A lot of people seem to be complaining about the smell, I do smell grossness around but I feel that is normal/typical of an...More

Thank leatherbag1
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Nothing like the other Chinatown I have been before (New York , Toronto). The place was dirty and very small, maybe 4 blocks. The kids loved the fact everything was in Chinese and we liked trying different foods but that was it.

Thank Lucybelle1
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We went to Chinatown while we in Boston today for FanExpo. The place is small, very dirty and a really bad smell. The entry point Chinatown with the gate and park was ok but overall very dirty.

Thank David V
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We live on the South Shore and LOVE to go into Chinatown for dinner. Not only is the food always amazing, but just walking around is such a cool experience. Several times we've walked into the small grocery stores, and the owners have shown us...More

Thank Becky Lynne A
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Walked over to Chinatown while in boston to see the attraction and we could smell the bad smell as soon as we turned the corner!! It smelled so badly of rotten food!! most markets and restaurants were open to the street and the bugs all...More

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Reviewed July 28, 2018

This was effectively tucked away .... indeed if you are walking too quick you could be through it without even knowing. Unfortunately as Chinatown was so far away from where we were staying and as we had unfortunately already eaten at the time of our...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

This is a rather small Chinatown but the dining options are all around. It was fun to walk around and we did stop to eat dinner and found a fun dessert shop as well.

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Reviewed June 20, 2018

This was an interesting place to visit, but I was surprised at how small and compacted it was. You can get some different food here, but be ready to point and repeat yourself. English is not the main language spoken here.

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