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Won Kow Restaurant

2237 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2011
+1 312-842-7500
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2237 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2011
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would give Mongolian Beef and Crab Rangoon four to five stars. Service was five stars. The lower rating is because the egg drop soup was a little too raw eggy for us. The duck just could not compare to the duck we had at...More

Thank Cindy J
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Best ever! Appetizers were hot,fast and fresh. Finest garlic chicken and Singapore Noodles. Saved $9 with validated parking.

Thank John T
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

It's sometimes a daunting task to pick a restaurant in any of America's Chinatowns if your not a local so we consulted Trip Advisor and took a chance with Won Kow. We ordered some dim sum choices along with a large won ton soup and...More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Good food and service at a low price. They serve hot tea and water right away. They validate parking. Great place to eat on a budget.

Thank bren416
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We have gone here for almost 50 years .... indulge and enjoy. Quite frankly, well worth the trip. Highly recommend....

Thank scott53Wisconsin
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Nice old charm in this place as you climb up the stairs and step back in time to Some of the best Chinese food in Chicago history (Big Al Capone is rumored to have eaten here often). Try the Lucky Buddha imported beer with the...More

Thank sattelite10
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Really good Chinese food that is fresh and hot the service is excellent and the prices are surprisingly inexpensive for being I. Chicago. If in China town you need to try this old school Chinese restaurant.

Thank Roger47993
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were taken by Chicago natives to their favorite Asian restaurant, we were delighted. Food was wonderful, very fair price and exceptional fast, friendly service. A delightful place to eat, relax and share good times.

Thank c c
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is certainly a go to for my family. The Chinese food is excellent and plentiful. We love the large tables and lazy susans to facilitate reaching for stuff. We can't say enough about the food quality...WOW WOW!

Thank MillieRod
Reviewed 20 August 2016

While the food was good, the service was creepy. That's the only word I have to describe it. The wait person seemed to appear from nowhere and suddenly be standing over you with a very high pitched voice asking strange questions. No I had not...More

1  Thank Sandra P
Nearby
Chinatown
Chinatown may be one of Chicago’s smallest
neighborhoods geographically, but it's big on
character, colors, sights, sounds, and flavors. In
this South Side neighborhood, you’ll find authentic
Chinese restaurants dotting the length of Wentworth
Avenue. After a meal of dim sum, noodles, duck or
other tantalizing food specialties, satiate your
visual appetite with dozens of public art sculptures
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2237 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2011
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 312-842-7500
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