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Lin Garden

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305 W Main St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2824
+1 815-434-3378
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
2 weeks ago
“Buffet Summary”
Mar 4, 2017
“Lin Garden satisfies”
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305 W Main St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2824
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here after not having a full meal all day. We saw the buffet when we walked in and knew that it was what we both wanted. Steamed rice was good and fresh. Hot and Sour Soup was traditional, and very satisfying. There were...More

Thank saharadweller
Reviewed March 4, 2017

Whether you prefer to eat from the buffet, carry out or delivery...it all works well from Lin Garden. Very good food at a reasonable price! If you haven't tried the buffet, you won't be disappointed.

Thank JCgolf9
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

I walked in at 4:45 pm with family... Should be fresh dinner at bar right...No running a little late,that's OK....Till I saw them mix old Chinese lunch bar with fresh dinner....Mixed it up good. I told manager I was watching....She said it's fresh...Over and over......More

Thank Johnndoe
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We have been going to Lin Gardens for 15 years. I can't speak to the buffet because we have never eaten at the buffet. The carry out has always been hot, fast, and tasty.

Thank blackfootcamp
Reviewed August 29, 2015

Long time, we had so good Chinese food! We choose for the the buffet, too much! I tried all the dishes, so good flavor!

1  Thank pretoseroe
Reviewed December 18, 2014

I love the general chicken. My family and I have eaten at Lin Garden for 6 years now and We've never been disappointed. We eat at lin garden at least 2 times a week and I always get the general chicken. I love how they...More

2  Thank Lily W
Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

During many court visits during my divorce I ate here regularly well since then the place is now filthy smells the buffet looks and tastes like ROTTEN putrid 5yr old food the ice cream freezer looked like it hasn't been cleaned in years very sad...More

1  Thank the5saints
Reviewed March 3, 2014

A nice restaurant with daily buffet and menu options. The Egg Foo Young was to die for! I've never had it where the egg was fluffy and it tasted so fresh! You could tell it was not premade. I've eaten at some of the BEST...More

2  Thank Maryann W
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 W Main St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2824
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-434-3378