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Won Kow Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
2237 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2011
+1 312-842-7500
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
2237 S Wentworth Ave, Chicago, IL 60616-2011
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our favorite restaurant in Chinatown, but when we visited tonight the sign on the door said the owner retired and they closed Feb. 2018. So sad.

Thank DBeery
Reviewed 25 November 2017 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 4 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 2 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 11 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 22 July 2017

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

Thank scott53Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 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
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:59
09:00 - 23:59
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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