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Yen's

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2856 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657
+1 773-549-0707
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13:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 14:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 13:30 - 23:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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157 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Really nice neighborhood Chinese restaurant in Lakeview. Perfect for a low-key dinner. Casual atmosphere. Very friendly service and the food is very good. Very good value.

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Thank KrisK_8
Chicago, Illinois
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

We arrived about 4:15 and were going to meet a few friends for dinner. The hours posted on the window stated open at 2:00pm - but they were not open. Another customer was standing in front of the restaurant with her granddaughter who called the number listed on the window. No one answered. We decided to go sit inside the... More 

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Thank Lulabell2014
Tigard, Oregon
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

This was recommended by hotel lobby staff. Enjoyed the meal and price. Enjoyed talking with the propriator.

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Thank Clyder R
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

I am 56 and cannot remeber a place where a great hot and sour soup cost less than $4.00 and the most expensive plate is $14.95. Ok! You have to bring your wine. Trader Joe' s is a block away. Add between $5.00 and $12.00 for a bottle of wine. The vegetables are fresh; the service is excellent; and then... More 

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Thank Juan G
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Just ordered delivery and had a very bad experience with this place. First off they said it would be 20 minutes to get my food and it took more than an hour to get here. Then I noticed that my food wasn't what I had wanted so I looked at the receipt to see that I was charged for something... More 

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Thank XavierOfLove
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2014

Our group - four of us - walked into Yens' at 845PM and were immediately told that they were closing at 10PM. Um, okay. There were only two other folks there waiting for takeout and later another couple arrived with the same information given out. So the stage was set for trepidation. We were hungry and all of us have... More 

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Thank LaurenceBussetti
Chicago, Illinois
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105 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013 via mobile

Yen's offers the usual huge assortment of standard Chinese fare. Unlike some places, at Yen's the food is exceptionally well prepared with fresh ingredients (no canned mushrooms here). Food is well seasoned, neither salty nor greasy. Food arrived exactly 30 minutes after phone order and was steaming hot upon delivery. Good value for money. This is now our "go to"... More 

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Thank Thubner2016
Carmel, Indiana
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2012

My husband, son and I ate at Yen's on a Sunday night. It is a little restaurant in Lincoln Park with nice decor. The prices were very moderate with most dinners ranging from $10-$15. My son had spicy garlic beef which he complained wasn't spicy enough, but he likes his Asian food really hot. My husband didn't care for what... More 

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Thank m1021v
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2011

We go to the Landmark Century Cinema just south of Yen's all the time and never have had a place to go afterwards. Now we do! It will be a regular stop now.

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Thank ejarett
Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2009

I've been loyally coming here for over 10 years now. To be honest, I rarely stray from my favorite dish - Yen's Garlic Beef. It is quite amazing when coupled with the vegetable egg rolls. While over the years some staff members have slightly changed, everyone remains very nice and accommodating. Even when they are busy and packed, the food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:30 - 23:00
Monday
14:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
14:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
14:30 - 23:00
Thursday
14:30 - 23:00
Friday
14:30 - 23:00
Saturday
13:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2856 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60657
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lakeview
  • Neighbourhood: Lakeview
  • Phone Number: +1 773-549-0707

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