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Oriental Flavor

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25 S Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-2233
+1 413-253-7673
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (24 reviews)
“crystal shrimp” (10 reviews)
“dumplings” (18 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
25 S Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-2233
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

Our meals were well prepared and very tasty and arrived quickly. The restaurant is a great place for a quick meal and would have earned an excellent overall, but it is a bit cramped and loud

Thank RobertMass013
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We ate here before a movie recently and had a fabulous meal. Each dish had its own distinctive, delicious taste. None of our dishes were hot/spicy (we avoid those) but each was richly flavorful and perfectly prepared. Service was prompt and attentive. The place was...More

Thank Alison L S
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I was very satisfied with the freshness of the food and the variety. Wait staff were wonderful and it was very clean.

Thank J0yce
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Dim sum is outstanding--favorites include seafood and also pork shumai, crystal shrimp dumplings, crab claws, and pork wrapped in bamboo sheets. The "Dry Braised" dishes combine copious amounts of Szechuan peppercorns with garlic, onions, leeks, bamboo shoots, and peppers and come with beef, pork, chicken...More

Thank Paul O
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

We went for Dim Sum in Amherst- maybe we shouldn't have expected too much. Don't expect too much. It was pretty middle of the road Dim Sum with a few mistakes that pulled it down. Shu mai was dense, fried wontons were soft and wet...More

Thank DanH2030
Reviewed July 10, 2017

I've been going to Oriental Flavor since they opened. Dim Sum and regular dishes are outstanding, but the greatest part of this restaurant are the friendly and sincere staff who really care about their patrons. My favorite restaurant in Amherst!

Thank hbbuckner
Reviewed February 21, 2017

Check out the lunch specials as that is their best deal. They do the traditional items like General Tso to a T and a lot of exotic items both to perfection.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

Small little restaurant, they need to make it bigger. I go there on Sunday for lunch with daughter but it is packed every time. But the food is worth all that. The dim sum crystal shrimp dumplings are the best! If you don't want to...More

Thank ayuhika0412
Reviewed January 17, 2017

We went here for the first time last week and really enjoyed our dinner. There are a dozen Asian restaurants in town and Oriental Flavor must be one of the best. I had a beef hot pot and my wife had a dry chicken dish....More

Thank JRenfrew
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Nice assortment of dim sum, unique dishes, fish dishes that are great! Nice service and clean facility

Thank Ilogjr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 S Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01002-2233
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Hampshire County  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 413-253-7673
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