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Chinn's 34th St Fishery

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3011 Ogden Ave, Lisle, IL 60532-1608
630-637-1777
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Today
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 45
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Generous portions and delicious food!

We have dined here many times in the past decade, but not recently. While our late lunch hour server was a bit overwhelmed by a late rush, the food more than met our expectations. The calamari is fantastic! The appetizer is a large portion, enough to be a meal. The calamari is lightly coated in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Lisle, IL
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Lisle, IL
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

We have dined here many times in the past decade, but not recently. While our late lunch hour server was a bit overwhelmed by a late rush, the food more than met our expectations. The calamari is fantastic! The appetizer is a large portion, enough to be a meal. The calamari is lightly coated in flour, and flash fried to... More 

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Lisle, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Sometimes the wait for a table can be a bit long. Good signature MaiTai's, lots of fresh catch, yummy crab cakes

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Had a birthday dinner there last Friday. Party of 6. Drinks took forever. Wait staff ranged from OK to horrible and they tag team the tables so you're not sure who the main waiter really is. Food for the price is horrible. I had pasta with shrimp with garlic and oil. The shrimp were the small frozen kind. There were... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This establishment has been operating in Lisle, IL for nearly 20 years and everyone that dines there is a repeat client! They don't take reservations so the wait for a table is a little long, but well worth the wait. You start by fresh baked garlic rolls (baked right in the dining area) and they taste as great as they... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

The food is mediocre & bland. The servers aren't overly friendly or helpful. We have eaten here 3 times...I guess in hopes it will get better! Or to use up our groupon's! They are done & so are we! Sorry...much better fish houses around town!

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Bolingbrook, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Went for a Saturday lunch after receiving a recommendation from wife's co-worker. Initial feeling walking in the door was that the restaurant seemed a bit dated but could get past that if the food was good. Noticed a large window in back of restaurant that had a view of the rear of the location and garbage dumpsters. Not sure what... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

I've been coming to this restaurant for year's. Greatly disappointed! Quality of food has definitely gone down. No flavor and cold. Will not be returning.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

My husband and I have been dining at chins. For year's. The quality of the food has definitely gone down. $60.00 lunch that literally made me nauseated. Now I know why they are on Groupon. :(

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

When you first enter the restaurant you are greated by the Owner Great Personality. As well as the Managers, Hostess and all the other Waiters. They make you feel like part of their Family :) We had the pleasure of having Natt as our server. He greated us with a smile and has a great personality. He always checked on... More 

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North Aurora, Illinois
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16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

My wife and I choose to eat expensive dinners only occasionally... one of the places we choose is Chinn's in Lisle and it's been our go-to restaurant for birthday dinners between our two months of Nov. & Dec. I personally like a place that offers crab legs the traditional way and my wife needs a place that can be Gluten... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3011 Ogden Ave, Lisle, IL 60532-1608
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Lisle
  • Phone Number: 630-637-1777

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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