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Chuan Shabu

301 Park Ave, Worcester, MA 01609-1846
+1 508-762-9213
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“hot pot” (21 reviews)
“shabu shabu” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
301 Park Ave, Worcester, MA 01609-1846
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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
Thank BostonERdoc
Reviewed April 27, 2018

I always get cravings for Chinese food and over the past couple of months Ive been coming here because they always have availability, and I really like their fish dumplings and boneless short rib. Service is crazy quick, its a matter of ordering and getting...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank carsonjo
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...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Susan F
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...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank robertjudithr
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...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank katherinec573
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...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Taylor W
Reviewed May 4, 2017

We ate here 2-25-2017 (yes, I know this is delayed). We were on road, taking a grandson on a 'treat' trip & needed to eat. Ran search on Internet, saw positive reviews & wished to give the kid a new experience. He was excited &...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Henry_Patrick
Reviewed April 5, 2017

i have been a fan for years but the last two visits realized something is very wrong....understaffed with wait people not experienced and though earnest not able to communicate beyond basics....drink order not right twice and the guy tending bar and managing confused...please Wilson don't...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Rustcat
Reviewed October 3, 2016

I have been to the restaurant twice both times for the Hot Pot (side note their website looks like it just sells regular Chinese food, which it does BUT 90% of the people here go for the Hot Pot). The first time I went as...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Trimada
Reviewed September 14, 2016

We went to Chuan Shabu based on a majority of good reviews received from past patrons. Unfortunately, our waitress wasn't interested in providing good service. Water was ordered with the wine. Eventually, the wine arrived, but no water. Waited a bit before trying to get...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Diane H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
12:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Park Ave, Worcester, MA 01609-1846
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-762-9213
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