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Yen Yen Restaurant

4226 N Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1372
+1 847-259-3400
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“egg rolls” (5 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
4226 N Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1372
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

You can always count on Yen Yen for a good Chinese meal and friendly service. The atmosphere is casual. As soon as we entered we were greeted and shown to a table. We enjoyed Kung Pao chicken (slightly spicy), orange chicken, sweet & sour shrimp,...More

Thank AntarcticaGirl
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We've lived in the area for 13 years and this is by far, one of our favorite restaurants. The food and service are great and always look forward to visiting.

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Face it, there are many local Chinese restaurants. Often these places come and go. I have been guilty of passing local places like Yen Yen for years, and never stopping in. Well, last week I had the chance to have dinner at Yen Yen. This...More

Thank 1234coffee
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We have been eating at / from this establishment for the last 30 years - it has ALWAYS been consistent. The won-ton soup is the best, and the egg rolls can't be beat. Wherever we travel to, and eat Chinese, we always compare that place...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We have been going to Yen Yen since they opened almost 35 years ago. They make the BEST egg roll that I have ever had, ANYWHERE!!!!! Food is good and service matches. Anytime I am in the area, I bring home food from Yen Yen.

1  Thank Jill R R
Reviewed 21 January 2016

It's close to where we live and when we order Chinese good, this is our place. Egg rolls, crab Rangoon, fried rice, sesame beef, etc. It's all very good. We have eaten in the dining room which is nice and we order take-out a lot...More

Thank KenL60089
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Good fresh Chinese Food. The portions are more then enough to share. We ask whatever we can get without MSG and they are more then happy to do so. The lunch specials are great. We do both eat in and take out. Great for family...More

Thank CubFan1948
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This is great Chinese food. I am a regular diner however I recently had a bad customer service experience. My husband ordered dinner at the restaurant for carry out. When he arrived home, we discovered they gave us the hot/spicy kind which we do not...More

Thank Phaedra N
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Haven't been to this restaurant in a decade. Glad to see almost NOTHING has changed! Food is still excellent and the service is wonderful. Glad we ventured back!

Thank Dan U
Reviewed 24 March 2015

They have some of the best Chinese food I've ever had and I've had a lot of Chinese food. Their sweet and sour sauce is so yummy I can practically drink it. They have delicious won ton soup and beef or chicken with broccoli. Also,...More

Thank tracy80s2003
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4226 N Arlington Heights Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60004-1372
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Arlington Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 847-259-3400
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