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Reviewed August 12, 2021

First things first, the food at this restaurant is excellent and I was a repeat customer until this occurred recently. After enjoying a wonderful meal, all-you can eat hot-pot my bill was $83.00. I gave the waiter a $100 bill, he comes back almost 10...minutes later asking if I had anything smaller, keep in mind the place was packed so I know the $100 bill could have been broken. I then gave the waiter $95 plus an additional $20 and asked him to please break the $20 so I could give him an additional $10 tip. Instead, the waiter comes back, hands me five one dollar bills. This was not a misunderstanding, it was purposely done. Use caution paying in cash at this establishment, use a debit or credit card only. The waiter ended up taking a $27 tip on an $83 bill.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed January 10, 2020

Great AYCE hot pot place, simple nice & cozy with pre-fixed price Staffs attentive, friendly & helpful The bar available for choice of cocktail, wine & beer drinks Different broths you can pick 2 at the time Excellent idea for the sauce bar, so you...can create the sauce to fit your taste Wide choice of menu that you can pick your favorite to cook with - Can go many round if you wish For seafood lover: the big clams, squids, salmons, shrimps Excellent meats: Beef, chicken, lamb & pork Different kind of tofu, special the fishball with the meat inside Plenty of veggies - Love the mushroom, fresh watercress Nice touch to end the meal with different kind of noodles - very satisfy Would come back whenever we in WorcesterMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 25, 2019

Great food selection and friendly service. Price fixed all you can eat says it all. Pick and chouse and go back for more. Still a very relaxing venu although it was Xmas eve. Staff attentive and we again had a great meal.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 13, 2019

This place is fantastic. Great hot pot palace. Fast and delicious. Even ordered take out it was so good. Had spicy frog legs and hot and sour soup. Really good. Veggies fresh, soup hot and yummy. Go here if you like Asian food. Best around!!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 9, 2019 via mobile

So I reviewed this restaurant last year strictly for it’s authentic Chinese hotpot, which is terrific! This time we wanted take-out so ordered off the Chinese menu. WOW!! Really tasty authentic dishes. Not that everything-tastes-the-same you get at many places. Each dish had very unique,...favors that are delicious.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

This place is fun. Traditional hot-pot. You choose your broth and then order your raw meats, seafood, and veggies. All goes in the big pot then eat family style. Been to China.....this is delicious and traditional hot-pot!

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and thought we'd take a chance. Yes, the server could do a better job of describing the food choices and the hot pot process BUT he was eager to please, available when we needed him and good at his job. We had...a great lunch. Reasonably priced. We will return.More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

There were 11 of us that came here for a birthday celebration. We had reservations but it is a small place so we took up a lot of room. They seem to be better known for their hot pot but we ordered many different dishes...off the menu. Each item was very good. Not everything came out at once but enough to keep us going each time. Our server handled the task efficiently and never appeared to be overwhelmed with serving a party of 11. She never made us feel rushed and listened attentively and answered all our questions. I wouldn't hesitate to return.More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

We are a group of seven old friends, really cannot and should not eat that much. But since it is all you can eat, it feels great that you can order anything you want. We stay there the entire afternoon, spending most of the time...talking then eat as much as we can in a heathy way.More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

We love treating ourselves to hot pot at Chuan Shabu and have had nothing but great food and service each time. We usually go for hot pot but have loved the few chinese dishes we tried as well. It is pretty expensive but worth it...and the $5 mai tai drinks are delicious!More

Date of visit: May 2017
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Should be AYCE hot pot menu They have table for 4 peoples, but for 2 should be Ok too.
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Chuan Shabu is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5