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Red Lantern

235 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4621
+1 508-795-0500
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible34%
13 Aug 2016
“Terrible for Vegetarians”
26 Apr 2016
“Stick to Take Out: Fantastic Food, Indifferent Table Service, Zero Atmosphere”
Open Now
10:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
235 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4621
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Reviewed 13 August 2016

This place has a great vegetarian/vegan section on its menu, but a recent occurrence will mean that we won't go in again. We arrived late, near closing time. When we asked if they were still open, a waiter said "yes," and another guy (not a...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 27 April 2016

When we moved to the area a year ago, we went into chinese take-out withdrawl. Everything we tried was either barely edible or wildly inconsistent. We found Red Lantern and our faith in central MA chinese take out has been restored. We've sampled items from...More

1  Thank Daren W
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Amazingly vast menu. Friendly service, powerful drinks and fare of middling quality. Parking is confusing for first time visitors.

Thank Robert F
Reviewed 29 July 2015

I grew up in Worcester and came home for the weekend for a few surprise birthday parties. I brought a friend from SC who has never had the great chinese food and chinese restaurant experience we grew up with. We stopped into several places to...More

Thank KRB46
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Tripadvisor is a very common go to to decide where to dine when looking for new places. In search of good Chinese food we decided to give Red Lantern a try,despite the service being a common denomination of the lower ratings. We figured the good...More

Thank luma56
Reviewed 5 March 2015

I placed an order for myself and my co-workers for lunch today. We figured we would try some place new. The Red Lantern is 3 miles and only 7 minutes away from my workplace according to Google Maps. I ordered online and figured we would...More

Thank 521jackieb
Reviewed 19 February 2015

How do you measure a real Chinese restaurant? If most of the clientele every time you go, are Chinese, you're pretty sure you're in the right place. Great Chinese food (GREAT!!!) ample portions (includes the rice with the meal without the newest trick of Chinese...More

Thank Charles M
Reviewed 21 January 2015

OK, so first the good stuff. The gal who answered the phone spoke pretty good English. The ingredients were fresh. The delivery person was friendly. After 45 minutes, our order was delivered. I ordered my favorite dish, Chicken in Garlic Sauce. My husband ordered Egg...More

Thank flightnurse1
Reviewed 1 January 2015

This restaurant is a complete NO NO! Seriously do NOT order from here. They have terrible customer service. I ordered some food for delivery and they told me it was going to take an hour, maybe a little more. An hour and a half passes...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 19 December 2014

This restaurant does not look like anything special, but you know what: the food is really good. I'd say that this is as good as any Chinese food I have found in Worcester. Well cooked, flavorful but not overly spiced, interesting menu options including an...More

Thank BK1822
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 235 Shrewsbury St, Worcester, MA 01604-4621
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Worcester
  • Phone Number: +1 508-795-0500
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