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The Q Restaurant

#79 of 2,382 Restaurants in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Chinatown
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660 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111-3200
+1 857-350-3968
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11:30 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

They don't take reservations, but you can call 30 minutes prior to arriving and put your name on the list. Busy place and still a long wait, but the food was well-worth it. Hostess friendly and helpful, let us place out order before we were seated so it was ready when we sat. Wait staff was not attentive (we had... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent lunch and service. The presentation was great too. Hot n sour soup was great and the bowls looked amazing

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Thank Mike S
Dallas, Texas
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Super delicious food! We tried the steam buns, kung pao chicken, mala beef stew and not one bit was disappointing. Highly recommend!

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Thank Gail G
Baltimore MD USA
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wish I was with someone who knew how to better order. The hot pots at the tables with the cook your own food looked fantastic. No reservations and took cramped bar seats over a 45 minute wait. Would plan ahea and rummage the menu better next time.

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1 Thank fancymanblues
London
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776 reviews
387 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little different idea to enjoy Chinese food. You seat on a table where there is a hot plate in the middle. You chose a pot from a menu & the ingredients of your choice from another menu. You are then select some of the ingredience and you deep them in the pot which boils slowly. The food you have... More 

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1 Thank Panathinaikos-13
Worcester, MA
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with the family and some friends and became their hero for almost a month. Many days after people were talking and thanking me for finding this place and bringing them here. I just gotta say, if you are reading this review, all you need to know is this GO!!!!! the food in this place is phenomenal, the atmosphere... More 

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1 Thank Misael D
Lowell, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an early dinner we had some drinks and food. Husband is allergic to seafood and they where very accommodating and we had no issues. Definitely want to come back to try the hot pot that looked cool but we didn't want to wait and eat at the bar.

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1 Thank reyeslatina
Hartford, Connecticut
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338 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

They offer a wide variety of Asian foods. The Korean seems to be the most popular, but I didn't go that way. I can say that the sushi is high quality, and the scallions pancakes were tasty and filling. Mediocre wines

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1 Thank TomM1951
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I loved this restaurant and dinning experience. I went to Beijing and ate at a hotpot. This one beat it by far!!! I can't wait to have one open in my state. Service was great, food was great, cocktails were great. My only con was how close you were to other tables. I like a little more space. I would... More 

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1 Thank cms0141
Worcester
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

After reading rave reviews, my expectations were very high, but this place exceeded them. Had to wait for a table, but it was more than worth it. Tuna Tataki and Sesame Chicken were both wonderful, but everything that came out of the kitchen looked equally so!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Mongolian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Washington St, Boston, MA 02111-3200
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 857-350-3968

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
A small area rich in Chinese cultural influences, visit Boston’s Chinatown for some great Asian cuisine and small, authentic bakeries. Enter through the iconic Chinatown gate and stroll down Beach, Tyler, and Kneeland streets to explore the compact area. Rest your feet from walking and grab a bite at one of the many restaurants around Chinatown. From traditional Chinese to Vietnamese to Malaysian, there is a wide range of Asian food available, within easy access of South Station. At night, Chinatown becomes a late night food destination after the bars close.
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