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Formosa Taipei

315 Marrett Rd, Lexington, MA 02421-7008
+1 781-862-6198
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good50%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
7 Oct 2017
“The Lamb tasted awfully terrible, the onions on the bottom of the meal were old and the sauce tasted old.”
12 Jul 2017
“Average food”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
315 Marrett Rd, Lexington, MA 02421-7008
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I went to Formosa Taipei twice this week. The first time was Thursday, I ordered the Sesame Chicken from the Lunch Specials. I gave my debit card to pay, and the lady said the minimum for cards is US$10.00. Then I added an apple juice...More

Thank LexingtonWorkforce
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food served tastes like home cooking, looks plain, costs a lot more than expected. It is not a place to treat your friend as a welcome party.

Thank Ming Yang C
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Love, love, love this place. We had several excellent eat-in and take-out experiences. I love their beef noodle soup, which is really warming during cold Boston days. It contains all sort of tendons and meats and is slightly spicy. we also had the flounder in...More

Thank Taosmeister
Reviewed 20 July 2016

When I come here, I am often the only non-Asian person in the restaurant, and I love that! It means that the food is THAT good, and it is. The menu is extensive, and filled with items not normally seen in a Chinese restaurant, and...More

Thank MuddyGurl
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Great customer service and wonderful Taiwanese food. Pleasant greeting by the Madam is so Nice to hear, unlike your typical American Chinese take out place in New York. Will order to go again or have it delivered to the hotel next time.

Thank Yasuo M
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Got some takeout. Beef Ho fun and soft tofu vegetables. Portion sizes are good and the Ho fun was done well but the tofu vegetables were almost slushy. maybe it was sitting in the box for 20 minutes on the drive but even taste wise...More

Thank Wrx8
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This restaurant has a counter and a few tables, but I don't think it's licensed to eat in. We use it about once a month to bring consistently good food home. Last night I ordered the hot and sour soup, pad thai and eggplant with...More

Thank Janet P
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

A very interesting place. Sign inside asks you to take your food home because the town discourages in restaurant eaten although they have three tables and a counter with chairs. I noticed they don't have a restroom other than one all the way in back...More

Thank Frank d
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Food is excellent and authentic, staff are lovely. Some unique choices. Mainly take-out, although they have a couple of tables.

Thank Judymbox
Reviewed 6 May 2015

I first heard about this place on Trip Advisor, and gave it a go. All the reviews are spot on. Really great tasting food and huge portions. If you are ordering for yourself, one item should be plenty.

Thank Robert M
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Marrett Rd, Lexington, MA 02421-7008
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-862-6198
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