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Mei Shung

5511 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-1405
+1 773-728-5778
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good59%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
3 Aug 2017
“week day lunch special”
2 Jun 2017
“This is the Chinese food place that you remember.”
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Chinese, Asian, Taiwanese
$$ - $$$
5511 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-1405
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

The service is quite good and the menu is extensive. They seem to do a brisk take-out business. The garlic shrimp and the hot and sour soup were fine, but nothing out of the ordinary.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 4 August 2017

this is a go to place for week day lunch, no crowd, excellent service, good food, especially the lunch special, not over packing with food on plate, but enough for a midday meal. nice quiet place for a conversation with friends for lunch or a...More

Thank Barnett F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The food is as you remember as a kid. I enjoyed the onion cakes with the ginger sauce. Not fusion or experimental at all. The staff is friendly and pays attention to your needs.

Thank hippoguy
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I ordered some food here. It was only average. The sweet and sour chicken was just all right. Nothing special. The hot and sour soup serving size is gigantic.

Thank Kingdjcj
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Before when I reviewed this place I found it favorable, however, since I ordered shrimp this time I've changed my mind. The most basic thing of deveining the shrimp was completely overlooked. I do not enjoy eating the shrimp's digestive tract. It's simply a matter...More

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I enjoyed this restaurant. The staff were very friendly. It's BYOB, and the food is reasonably priced, and certainly worth a try.

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I have ordered take out form Mei Shung several times and really enjoy the selection of Taiwanese and Chinese offerings. Their fried rice is always on point and I really enjoyed their crispy fried chicken wings. I will definitely be back as the food is...More

Thank Paddy312
Reviewed 11 December 2015

We pass by Mei Shung often but ate there only once. It's been a while, but I remember being pleased. We got dinner delivered last night (East Rogers Park) and were very pleased with the quality of our three appetizers and one entrée: HOMEMADE steamed...More

Thank sandra682
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Charming, small and clean, without a lot of noise. My kind of place!! They do not use MSG. Yeah! Prepared well is their Taiwanese and Mandarin Cuisine. Don't just take my word for it. WBBM News radio says it also. They have carry out and...More

Thank Sandra F
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We know good Chinese when we meet it and this is it! Sizzling chicken soup sizzled and satisfied. The basil and beef in lettuce was outstanding. The mushu chicken was great! The dry fried green beans were really well done. And the shrimp with rice...More

Thank Michael C
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
11:30 AM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5511 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-1405
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-728-5778
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