We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Billy Tse's Restaurant

$$$
Neighborhood:
North End
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
240 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1315 (Atlantic Ave.)
(617) 227-9990
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 40: English reviews
Florence, South Carolina
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did not know what to expect, but the kids wanted some Asian food as we walked around the Northend. They really are a Pan-Asian restaurant, as they have dishes common to Chinese, Japanese, and Thai restaurants. All are excellent. Service was good, waiter was attentive and had answers to any questions we had. We were so pleasantly surprised that... More 

Helpful?
Thank Matt C
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

Pleasant surprise, off the beaten path a little. Extensive menu, sushi bar and many different oriemtal dishes to chose from. Full bar. Very casual very friendly servers

Helpful?
Thank JQuacker
Boston, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

I've been going to both Billy Tse locations for 15 years or so, although not frequently. It was always great Chinese food. Not any more. An early dinner here on New Year's Eve was horrible. Chicken fingers were 90% fried batter, 10% chicken. General Gao's chicken was like chicken tenders is thick soy sauce. Lo Mein with tiny shrimp and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Valientheart
south boston
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

we love billy tse's. their food is always fresh, delivery is prompt and we love that billy tse's will deliver to south boston. we've never had a bad meal there weather it be take out or delivery. I would highly recommend this place to anyone. their food can not be beat!!!!

Helpful?
Thank pmac1108
Madrid, Spain
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

When we walked in only a few tables were occupied, and we doubted about staying or leaving. We decided to stay and give it a try, and it was a great decision. We ordered each a miso soup, which was perfectly prepared, to warms us from the chilly Boston weather. As a main course we ordered the sticky thai noodles... More 

Helpful?
Thank CCSP85
Manchester, New Hampshire, United States
Level Contributor
40 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Had a very pleasant experience. Good Mai Tais, noodles and sushi. Service was friendly and very good value. Not much for ambiance but will definitely return.

Helpful?
Thank Robert T
Centerville, Massachusetts
Level Contributor
296 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

We had the chicken chow mein, which was bland and boring. The crispy and spicy basil chicken was okay, but not good enough to take leftovers home. Won't go back.

Helpful?
Thank suzy b
Machipongo, Virginia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Ordered the 'special' steamed cod with ginger and scallions. Was sooooo fresh, perfectly cooked and presented. Definitely will visit again. Portions are medium and pricey for one diner, but not for more. Yum.

Helpful?
Thank kellie h
Portland, Maine
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Ordered take-out sushi while staying on the waterfront. Affordable, delicious and gluten-free. Delivery was also available.

Helpful?
Thank Isotope12
Level Contributor
26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Billy Tse's is conveniently located on Commercial street and it has outfoor seating, but the food is not great, and it's overpriced. I do like their scorpion bowl when there's a big group. It is a fun spot to watch a game with a big group. Their sushi is better than their Chinese.

Helpful?
Thank Bostonmich06

Travelers who viewed Billy Tse's Restaurant also viewed

 

Been to Billy Tse's Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
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 - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 Commercial St, Boston, MA 02109-1315
    (Atlantic Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: Commercial St @ Fleet St (4) Atlantic Ave @ Commercial Wharf (4) Commercial St @ Battery St (4)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > North End
  • Neighborhood: North End
  • Phone Number: (617) 227-9990

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Billy Tse's Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in North End

Neighborhood Profile
North End
Wandering around Boston’s North End can feel like being transported to Europe. Stroll down Hanover and Salem streets for the finest Italian restaurants, bakeries, cafes, and a few boutique shops. Take part in the big debate as to whether Modern Pastry or Mike’s serves a better cannoli. Before your food coma sets in, make sure to stop by historic Paul Revere’s home, and follow the Freedom Trail to Old North Church and Copp’s Hill Burying Ground. Take a rest in a cafe on Hanover street and observe the quirky, European character of the North End.