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5920 Lincoln Ave, Morton Grove, IL 60053-3347
847-967-6050
Today
11:00 am - 9:15 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Authentic Asian Food!

This place is yummy with still many dishes I'd love to try. The environment is average - nothing extremely awesome to actually eat inside. Their food is consistently great tasting with an assortment of different selections to eat. I'd recommend trying this place. We had plenty of leftovers and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 16, 2014
Mari V
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chicago,il
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

let me start off by saying i've not a novice chinese restaurant patron. ....... i have to say, this is the worst place i've been to for carry out chinese.......... food is bland, soggy, tasteless.

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Morton Grove, Illinois
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I've lived near this place for more than 20 years and every now and then I decide to give it another chance and I'm always sorry I did. It wasn't good before and it's still not good. The food is not of good quality: too much sauce and fillers, not enough vegies and meats, and it always tastes like stale... More 

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69 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

This place is yummy with still many dishes I'd love to try. The environment is average - nothing extremely awesome to actually eat inside. Their food is consistently great tasting with an assortment of different selections to eat. I'd recommend trying this place. We had plenty of leftovers and the food was just as good at home. This place isn't... More 

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Morton Grove, Illinois
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Its our local Chinese restaurant. My husband has been coming here his whole life. Its a large venue, always busy, food good quality and fresh vegetables!! China Chef egg rolls are great and never had a bad meal there. Staff are efficient if not overly chatty but that's fine by me!! Good bar selection and heavy handed with the liquor... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Try their Mongolian beef and fried rice, it is unbelievably tasty! The eggrolls and crab rangoons are my favorite appetizers.

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Chicago, IL
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I have been coming to China Chef since it first opened in a strip mall on Dempster MANY years ago. You can always count on great food.

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Morton Grove, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

This has been a family staple of ours for years. They have been in the Morton Grove area in a couple of different locations. They have the best egg rolls and won ton soup. Many times that is my meal. Great Mongolian beef, chicken etc; moo shoo to die for and try any of the house favorites! This place is... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Did a pickup on Thursday night. Service at pickup was efficient. You open the double doors and you can smell the cooking oil permeate the place. Food used to be pretty OK. Ordered three dishes. All were extremely greasy. This chef appears to be cooking the oil with vegetables and meat and noodles...not the other way around. Anyone mildly conscious... More 

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Glenview, Illinois
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

It's Cantonese and Filipino. Very tasty food good service. The prices are reasonable. Drinks are way to overpriced.

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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Delicious array of selections with good ingredients.Great service and pleasant surroundings.Chinese and cantonese dishes available.

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Additional Information about China Chef

Address: 5920 Lincoln Ave, Morton Grove, IL 60053-3347
Phone Number: 847-967-6050
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Morton Grove
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5920 Lincoln Ave, Morton Grove, IL 60053-3347
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Morton Grove
  • Phone Number: 847-967-6050

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:15 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:45 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:45 pm

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