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Changsho Restaurant

1712 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-1804
+1 617-547-6565
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“peking duck” (5 reviews)
“fried rice” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1712 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-1804
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Reviewed January 19, 2014

Changsho has been our family's favorite fancy Chinese restaurant to go to for over 10 years! When we want a nice treat, that's where we head. It's a little pricey so it's a treat. The ambience makes you feel like you've gone somewhere special, the...More

3  Thank JDKWinchester_MA
Reviewed January 10, 2014

We absolutely love Changsho - quality Chinese food every single time. Their pork fried rice is our favorite. Fast for takeout too.

1  Thank beachlover0712
Reviewed December 9, 2013

Every year for our holiday celebration weekend my family goes to Changsho. We really enjoy the large round tables that seat large parties (although we didn't get it this year) and the ability to please all types of eaters. We got the appetizer sampler platter...More

Thank becknuts
Reviewed December 9, 2013

This is a local Chinese restaurant ( local to where we live) and we never ever encountered any taste other than delicious here. Well-prepared. Beauitifuly presented. The waitstaff is excellent. The owner and front staff are all absolutely gorgeous, well dressed, friendly. Decor is Hollywood...More

1  Thank Christine P
Reviewed October 4, 2013

I went to Changsho on recommendation of the potstickers from a coworker. Ended up staying for scallion pancakes, crab rangoon and the taiwanese popcorn chicken. All unbelievable. Warm and friendly staff only added to the experience

1  Thank tim d
Reviewed September 30, 2013

Not your average Chinese corner joint but not as high-priced as most high-end Chinese establishments, Changsho has lovely modern decor and charming very professional and attentive staff. We were six, including two vegetarians, and we all kept exclaiming over the delicious dishes. Try the stuffed...More

1  Thank Mark K
Reviewed July 27, 2013

Every dish I've tried (and I've eaten here many times) is above average. Whether it's soup, meat or fish I've never been disappointed. The atmosphere is elegant and suitable for date night. Another plus is the free parking lot nearby. Despite its upscale decor and...More

3  Thank b1v
Reviewed May 13, 2013

We attended Changsho in Cambridge, Mass. on a Saturday afternoon following a memorial service. There were 22 people in our party and we had family style chinese servings. We had beef and broccoli, fried asparagus, chinese eggplant in garlic sauce, assortment of dumplings including shao-mai...More

1  Thank LibrarymOm1992
Reviewed May 7, 2013

the food is great, the ambiance abounds of academic discussion. this restaurant is a few blocks north of "The Square" Harvard square the lunch buffet has an amazing array from pancakes, spring rolls,, noodles salad, general gau's chicken to oranges, cakes, fruit salad, VERY CAMBRIDGE!!...More

1  Thank raweinstein
Reviewed April 15, 2013

Changsho Restaurant in Cambridge is our "go-to" restaurant when we want Chinese food. It is always convenient with a free parking lot across the street. The food is consistently excellent and pleasantly served. The chicken with pine nuts is a good appetizer. We enjoy the...More

1  Thank JudyandFred
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I had gone to this resturant during a weekday dinner time. I do not know if they do have lunch specials. Please call this resturant and ask them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1712 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-1804
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-547-6565
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