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103 N Pleasant St Ste 2, Amherst, MA 01002-2183
+1 413-256-8923
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
Aug 16, 2017
“Good food and service”
May 6, 2018
“Dinner ”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
103 N Pleasant St Ste 2, Amherst, MA 01002-2183
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

We are all locals, but haven't eaten here in a couple of years. The pu-pu platter was greasy. The ma-la scallops were average. The Schezsan chicken was dry without any veggies. Just not worth going, especially with several Asian restaurants within a couple of blocks.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a better than average Chinese restaurant. The only strange thing I found was in a chicken dish, the cut up chicken had the skin on it making it sort of slimy texturewise.

Thank Judith G
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

This Chinese restaurant had great service and delicious food. As soon as you walk in the door, a waft of mouthwatering aromas wash over you and entice you through the entrance. The authenticity of the food is perfect whereas most of the nearby Chinese restaurants...More

1  Thank tinyperson729
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

TripAdvisor is totally wrong, this is best authentic Chinese restaurant around here. Forget about those America Chinese food , Japanese Chinese food, they are not authentic. This is taste like china town flushing.

Thank Xiaofang W
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Always a classic this establishment has catered to students for decades. Typical Chinese dishes abound as do fresh bar drinks. A place to celebrate or just meet friends for good cheap eats.

Thank Luv2travel601
Reviewed August 24, 2016

This used to be the best place in town for Chinese food and even sushi, but the last few meals have been so disappointing. Chicken in the General Tso's chicken that is more dough and grease than chicken. Fish and eel in the sushi that...More

1  Thank NancyW856
Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

We were quite disappointed in the meal. The wonton peanut sauce appetizer was doughy. The chef's Special Chicken dinner was monotonous with frequent fatty or tough chicken parts. It came only with a bowl of plain white rice. There are multiple other Asian restaurants in...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed January 27, 2016

Or any night of the week is a decent night for Panda East. The food is pretty but the scorpion bowls are even better. The service is on point, especially with all of the college students on Thursdays and Fridays.

Thank Liam T
Reviewed December 11, 2015

My favorite garlic shrimp within 50 miles. Good specials, and the standing menu is as good as it was tenty-fivve years ago. Everyone's favorite chinese in Amherst.

Thank g0ldengut
Reviewed October 26, 2015

I like this restaurant for good Chinese food with great prices. We enjoy it as a family. It is sometimes difficult to communicate with waiters.

Thank Timothy R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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 - 10:45 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 N Pleasant St Ste 2, Amherst, MA 01002-2183
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-256-8923
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