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Golden Chef

600 S Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-5007
+1 847-537-7100
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible29%
29 Apr 2018
“My favorite Chinese take out resturant.”
28 Jul 2017
“New owners, horrible food”
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Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
600 S Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-5007
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

I have been ordering take out from Golden Chef for decades and it does not disappoint. The crab ragoons and egg rolls are delicious

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This used to be our favorite place for Chinese food. We hadn't been there for awhile, and just started ordering carry out from there recently. Immediately noticed that there were new owners and a new menu. (Although the new menu still states that it was...More

Thank grandmaoftwo
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Was the worst food for $50.00 spent. It had no favor was fatty.will never buy from there again. You can get better tasting food from pand express.

Thank dude-1734
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Three of us for an evening meal. chicken kow, cashew chicken, and sweet and sour pork., with white and brown rice and hot tea. Great size portions. Took home almost half of what we ordered. The place may not have a great atmosphere, but you...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We are lifetime Wheeling residents and this restaurant has always been a go to. We ordered delivery tonight and the delivery was fast...the food was hot and very good! Many times restaurants use carrots as fillers but not here. Plenty of veggies and meat in...More

Thank mjrdnx
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered 57.$$$ worth of food for 3 people..... Ordered pad Thai. Lacked peanuts, carrots and egg. Called to complain of missing ingredients and the lady laughed at me. We also had coupon for fried Rice for free. The charged us for fried rice and gave...More

Thank dannygirrrrl
Reviewed 20 February 2016

For years this has been our go to site for quality Chinese food, but no longer. After the death of her husband, the keystone of their kitchen, Ester has sold their landmark restaraunts. The new owners are now proving there is so much more to...More

Thank William H
Reviewed 7 December 2015

First things first: The rating says four stars -- only because there does not appear to be a way to mark it 3 1/2. So why not a 3? Because Trip Advisor says a three-star rating is "Average" and a four-star is "Very Good". I'm...More

Thank SEZ60089
Reviewed 4 December 2015

I was in town for business and actually ordered delivery twice from Golden Chef. The first night I tried the Sweet and Sour Wonton with Chicken and Pork. It had delicious chunks of pineapple and real peppers - non of that sugar dyed red stuff...More

Thank Cynthia R
Reviewed 28 October 2015

In the past, Golden Chef served more than acceptable Cantonese dishes. Took my step daughter, her daughter and my son for lunch today. I couldn't even eat mine. Horrible Shrimp in Lobster Sauce. Horrible fried rice. Passable egg rolls. The egg drop soup was good....More

1  Thank Helen H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 S Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, IL 60090-5007
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wheeling
  • Phone Number: +1 847-537-7100
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