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Fantasy Island

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516 Loring Ave, Salem, MA 01970-4239
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Sat 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Randolph, Massachusetts
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Probably my favorite Chinese Food place of all time. Almost everything is very good. The chicken fingers are literally the best I've ever had (Kowloon's is up there). Love ordering from there. Not normally my first choice because it's on the other side of Salem from where I normally am but decided recently I think I'll have to take the... More 

Thank CMOKeefe
Salem, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a local hangout with good food and fun entertainment. There is Karaoke on Fridays and Saturdays. They have their good standards, but know you have to add salt to everything.

Thank AlexanderJack
Beverly, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

This is my favorite Chinese food restaurant. The food is always fresh the service friendly and the drinks are flavorful.

Thank Jim D
Ipswich, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

The food was plentiful. The staff was prompt, friendly and courteous. The peice missing was tasty food. It was at best re warmed buffet style Americanized Chinese.

Thank Kom56
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59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The restaurant has been around for at least 65 years it was called China Sails. The food is virtually the same as before but can be salty They have a kerokie bar and u can play keno The bar can be dirty and loud with college kids but never a problem The dining room is clean and service is good

Thank Foodie1776
Dallas, TX
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I have had Chinese food all over the US, from San Francisco to Dallas to Boston. This place has the BEST lo mein and spare ribs. Please visit Fantasy Island if you're in the area, it's totally worth it!

Thank TraveIinG
Nahant, Massachusetts, United States
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Fantasy Island In Salem. was the place to be on a dreary cold Sat Afternoon recently. We had the White fried rice mixed with Vegetables,Scallion pancakes,Chicken wings. Eveything wa hot and delicious. Oh, By the way the Mai-Tais were good also

Thank Jim C
Salem, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Don't bother to order. Food is greasy and just plain terrible.Many moons ago they had a great cook who made a fantastic hot and sour soup....but those days are long GONE.

2 Thank Maui-ME2
Hoboken, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Fantasy Island is always a fun time! Good drinks and lots karaoke! Food is only ok (but tastes better after a few scorpion bowls!). Great late-night place!

Thank Nikki M
Salem, Massachusetts
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181 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

This restaurant has been in Salem for a long time and serves a quality meal with a great price. Waiters are very helpful and service is AAA.

1 Thank Bob K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 12:30 am
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 Loring Ave, Salem, MA 01970-4239
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 978-745-1700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?