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.

Taam China

423 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2429
+1 617-264-7274
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
Chinese, Asian, Kosher
££ - £££
423 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2429
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (44)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 10 December 2017

This restaurant is disgusting from a customer service perspective. I was visiting in Boston with a friend. We decided to go there for dinner. From the moment we walked in, we were greeted by the female server who did not say hello and barely acknowledged...More

Thank mjmj77
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Good assortment of dishes from vegetarian to poultry and meat. Rice dishes okay, could use a bit more seasoning. Eat in or take out.

Thank frugalarnie
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I write this from the perspective of experience having owned 2 Kosher Chinese restaurants in the 1980's in Canada. This operator serves authentic Chinese food and serves it quickly and serves it hot. Other reviewers have suggest less than friendly service but I find that...More

Thank Henry T
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This the only restaurant in the area that serves in pleasant surrounding with tablecloths and china. However the service was the unfriendliest i have ever encountered. The food was very average - almost tasteless, but freshly cooked. They added 20% service charge under the category...More

Thank Judith L
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Four of us went to Taam China for lunch. The food was very good. Luncheons end at 3:00 Monday-Friday . Parking is difficult in that area. Luncheon specials are $8.95 and come with soup and rice. The portions are small. We ordered two appetizers, also....More

Thank Niti R
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Was here for lunch with my kids and a friend. Of the 4 of us, I'm the only one who has eaten Chinese food everywhere and confirmed that it's authentic. The Peking Ravioli, fried, is excellent and maybe even better than the traditional fillings. Don't...More

Thank traveladam2000
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Just had dinner last night with 9 co-workers and it was a hit. Seating was a little tight, since the restaurant is not large, but once settled in we all enjoyed the food. Most comments were along the lines of "It tastes just like regular...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Didn't expect much, especially after reading some of the reviews. Upon walking in the restaurant, expected even less. But the food was truly a pleasant surprise. It was fresh and very tasty! There were 5 people in our party and only one was Kosher. We...More

Thank Traveler_Eyal
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

It is a real treat to get kosher Chinese. We had the poo poo platter, hot and sour soup, kungpow chicken, Mongolian beef, sweet and sour chicken, chicken lowmein, and happy family. The meals were excellent service was prompt and friendly. The tea was hot...More

Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I've been going here for years! Delicious cozy family run Kosher Chinese restaurant . Great for take out or dining in. Very friendly staff and great service! Very reasonably priced lunch specials.

Thank Leah W
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 hotels in Brookline
Courtyard by Marriott Boston Brookline
501 reviews
.39 miles away
Holiday Inn Boston Brookline
712 reviews
.55 miles away
Hotel Boston
574 reviews
.88 miles away
Beacon Townhouse Inn 1023
3 reviews
1.00 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Zaftigs Delicatessen
528 reviews
.22 miles away
The Daily Catch
91 reviews
.04 miles away
Kupel's Bakery
66 reviews
.01 miles away
J.P. Licks
86 reviews
.23 miles away
Nearby Attractions
John F. Kennedy National Historic Site
177 reviews
.22 miles away
Coolidge Corner Theater
184 reviews
.33 miles away
Kolbo Fine Judaica Gallery
5 reviews
.04 miles away
Brookline Booksmith
98 reviews
.35 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Yocheved Y
22 February 2017|
Response from Jon S | Reviewed this property |
Under the Supervision of Rabbi Aaron Hamaoui
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2429
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-264-7274
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