The food here is even better than the one on Michigan Ave. we were really glad to have stopped here before our flight later that night!
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I had high hopes for authentic Sichuan food in a city as famous for its food as Chicago is. This place was not terrible, but not great either. Located in Chinatown which is about 10 min drive from downtown Chicago, it is a small strip...More
Went there for a business lunch with several colleagues. Simple, informal dining area with really good food. There are also menu items that you don't find in your average North American Chinese restaurant. When you ask for something spicy, they don't pour on sriracha, or...More
Located in Chicago’s Chinatown, Lao Sze Chuan is one of the pearls of the famous Chinese restaurateur Tony Hu, whose restaurants feature four of the eight major regional culinary families: Sichuan, Beijing (Northern), Shanghai (Jiangzhe) and Hunan (or Xiang). It is, thus, possible to learn...More
There are a lot of good places for the Szechuan cuisine. I thought this one is close to original based on the reputation of other related restaurants under the same chain. I never went there until my friends visited us. They are from Szechuan and...More
Varied Chinese cuisine that was excellent overall. Many menu items. We had at least 6 dishes that satisfied everyone. Combined with superb service, this very crowded restaurant should have enough choices of different dishes to make everyone happy. This is my second trip here and...More
The restaurant was recommended by a friend, and then 50 of the leaders of our large conference were taken there for a special meal. They were helpful with my special dietary needs, and recommended fish dishes that were gluten free and not too spicy. I...More
Great tastes and presentation, great service. Best Schezwan food We have ever had. The signature chicken dish was particularly great, and we had a good lamb dish and house fried noodle dish as well. We will be returning every time we are in town.
Here with my two kids for a quick spring break trip. Read about this restaurant and looked at the menu on line. Place where you can eat traditional American style Chinese and also some real authentic food. Loved the pot stickers which are the best...More
There are a couple of branches of Lao Szechuan in Chicago but this one is the original and definitely the best and right in Chinatown. Three of us visited in March and had a great meal chowing down on spicy fish soup, chili chicken and...More