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Mentei - CLOSED

66 Hereford St, Boston, MA 02115-2802
+1 617-425-0066
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible50%
27 Mar 2015
“Awful”
28 Dec 2013
“One word - Avoid”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Japanese, Asian, Chinese, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
66 Hereford St, Boston, MA 02115-2802
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

This is one of the worst Ramen place I have ever been to in my life. I don't know how they can keep their business. Their soup tastes like instant ramen. This is not worth to visit!

Thank Juripanda
Reviewed 28 December 2013

Was thinking a noodle shop near where a lot of students live would be good. Wrong. Service was fast - only good thing I can say. Food was greasy or tasteless and none of the ingredients seemed fresh. This was particularly true of the "deep...More

Thank kingofsp8s
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We went to Mentei for lunch last week while visiting Boston. We were looking for someplace near Boston Conservatory that had vegan options for our daughter, but unfortunately we did not have time to check Trip Advisor first. We picked Mentei because we like Japanese...More

Thank freedshop
Reviewed 17 December 2012

I went to this small restaurant during a short evening in Boston! I didn't know about this place, and I couldn't read any advices on the internet (otherwise I could maybe avoid this horrible place). from outside it looks nice, and cosy, but inside.... I...More

1  Thank Caroline M
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Last time we were here we simply ordered food to go. This time we decided to eat in. Service was quick - there's only 7 tables or so (very small). Every table was filled with people. I ordered the roasted pork udon noodles - fantastic....More

Thank parker617
Reviewed 18 August 2012

I dont understand what people find good about this place unless other reviewers have a low standard for noodles. At the very least, this place is inconsistent...so good luck because it may be a HIT for you but chances are you will be as disappointed...More

1  Thank travelleronadime
Reviewed 22 February 2012

I used to like this place and when I chose to go there yesterday for fun and for a cheap eat I realized that it's not what it used to be. It's disgusting. The Eel that used to be good is terrible, the seaweed that...More

Thank Naim00
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Stopped in here to grab food to take home. Super speedy service, our meals were made fresh to order within 5 minutes, no waiting around even though all the tables were packed. Be wary - it is cash only, so be sure to bring it...More

Thank parker617
Reviewed 7 August 2011

I went there once and eating some noodles, the noodles are ok, price ok, but I m mad of the service. The waiter never ask me whether I have finished or not and he took every away. He s expecting me finish quickly. So i...More

Thank henryonthego
Reviewed 30 November 2010

The soup was bland and veges on top of it was cold and raw. Don't order noodles here. Rice bowls are OK.

Thank Tom50207
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66 Hereford St, Boston, MA 02115-2802
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-425-0066
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