You could stand on a corner and look around until a restaurant sign draws you in. But we've got a better idea. Each week, Dover-Sherborn Patch picks a great restaurant either in town or nearby that is worth checking out.
Mai Place–Mai Place offers fine Chinese and Japanese cuisine at reasonable prices. Well-known for its reputation as a fresh sushi place, the Canton restaurant has options like Philidelphia Maki and Crispy Tuna rolls.
There is something romantic about this Asian restaurant. Dimly lit, with perfectly arranged tables, there is enough privacy at each table to have an intimate conversation. The waitstaff is friendly and always available should you need them. Mai Place in Canton offers enough mainstream variety that your sweetie will not have trouble picking out something he or she will enjoy. Another plus, this establishment makes fabulous mixed drinks.
Their lunchtime menu includes many great values, called “bento boxes, ”which include a choice of a meat dish, soup, salad, Califormia sushi roll and rice. That’s a great deal at only $9.50. 323 Turnpike Street, Canton MA. 781-828-1200. Open Monday through Thursday 11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m., Friday 11:30 a.m.-11:00 p.m., Saturday 12:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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