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Phoenix Restaurant

608 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201-4419
+1 847-475-7782
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible36%
22 Aug 2016
“Gone and easily forgotten.”
9 Apr 2016
“Great American Chinese”
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
Chinese, Vietnamese
608 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201-4419
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Phoenix closed and that's not a loss to Evanston. Incredibly variable food -- sometimes terrific, often inedible. This Phoenix should not rise again.

Thank Wildcat1616
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I always order Chinese from here. They use GrubHub for easy delivery. The food is always hot, tasty, and cheap. Love the sesame chicken and egg rolls. Yum, yum, yum!

Thank RoaminChicagoBoys
Reviewed 12 March 2016

I ordered my kung pao chicken lunch special ahead and when I got there it was ready for me which was nice but when I opened up the container it just looked terrible. There were literally 3 pieces of mystery meat floating in what looked...More

Thank PatPat12345
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great little chinese restaurant a couple of blocks south of the Northwestern campus. Lunch specials are fantastic, entree,rice,egg roll and soup all for under six bucks.

Thank jmc1958
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This ordinary looking, no-frills Chinese restaurant is the real, authentic Chinese food place to eat. It is just like you were in a Chinese family's home. Look around the restaurant and you see +90% Asians as customers. That says a lot. I'm Chinese, and neighbors...More

Thank DrCUR
Reviewed 4 January 2014

We tried this one before a performance in area, without checking. Got a booth and first flag I think is when pictures are faded. Menus were interesting in that they had several typing errors. So weren't quite sure the names and ingredients of dishes. I...More

Thank Angell66
Reviewed 14 January 2012

Family owned and operated. Delicious Chinese/Pan Asian food. This has been the site of a Chinese restaurant for decades in Evanston, but a fire left it under new management and cooks. The food is fresh, carefully prepped and served with a smile!

Thank Carehb
Reviewed 4 October 2011

the waiters are not friendly, the food is not fresh, even had smell, not clean, will not come any more,

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Reviewed 29 February 2008

A classic, no-frills, slightly sketchy Chinese restaurant that provides good food at a very good value.

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Reviewed 5 January 2008

bad owner, only the firs timers are treated well

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 Davis St, Evanston, IL 60201-4419
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Evanston
  • Phone Number: +1 847-475-7782
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