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Dee's Restaurant

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Neighbourhood:
Lincoln Park
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1114 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
+1 773-477-1500
Today
16:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 16:30 - 22:00
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Deerfield, Illinois
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102 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dee's Restaurant is a nice place for Chinese/Asian food in Lincoln Park. I really like Chicago's Chinatown but this gem is just as good, is clean, comfortable, easy to get to.., has great friendly service and is very good at accommodating large groups. Valet parking is available however I always seem to find street parking in the evening. Their duck... More 

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Thank jps819
Chicago, Illinois
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207 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Dee told us that the restaurant has been on Armitage Ave. for 33 years. The food is good, the prices reasonable, the selection is more than ample, and the servers hustle. We like to stop when we our in the area. Sushi rolls are large, the Chinese portions are good sized, and the taste is pleasing. this is a casual... More 

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Thank Richard J
Chicago, Illinois
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

We have been patronizing this establishment for years and Dee has never let us down. (Yes, there really is a lady names Dee who owns and operates the restaurant.) They have a beautiful dining room and an extra room in the back for larger parties. We have dined with just two people as well as had parties of 20 people.... More 

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Thank JustARider2
Ciudad Boliviar, Venezuela
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2015

Good food though a little overpriced. A Lincoln Park icon thats been here for decades. Consistently good, a little heavy on the oil though. Potstickers are shrinking over the years, with the current offering barley 1 1/2 inches now...Good mongolian beef, crispy duck and deep fried fish. Takeout is available, though like most of their Chinese brethren, they are not... More 

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Thank LlittleEddie
Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

The main course of food was average. I had the sweet and sour chicken which was no better than any other Asian fare. While the deserts were very good the service needs a major upgrade!

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Thank Mark K
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

I had been packing all day and wanted some Chinese food. I called Dee's and they said delivery would be within the hour. Perfect. Hours up and I receive a phone call - is your address this? No and I confirmed address. This occurred twice more and now it is 20 - 25 minutes later. Finally, the driver got the... More 

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Thank high0nlife
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

We have been coming to Dee's since she opened the restaurant- we typically take out yet enjoy on site dining as well. A super choice for Chinese food.

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Thank GaleG1840
Boston, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2014

I go here every year when I come home for Christmas with my family. We love the food. It is our favorite Chinese restaurant. We always get the garlic eggplant, Mongolian chicken and sizzling rice soup.

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Thank Beth C
Chicago, IL
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2014

They've been around for decades while dozens of acclaimed new Chinese restaurants have opened and closed... and their place as the city's premier destination for Chinese cuisine remains unchallenged. The standards are served with subtle differences and more adventurous dishes tempt the foodies.

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Thank RetiredTraveler01
Dublin, Ireland
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265 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

We went here for an early dinner with two parents and three girls. Great Asian food, super price, we arrived early and headed to a comedy club after a great value meal. A bit outside the city but brilliant food and value.r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:00
Monday
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-477-1500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Lincoln Park

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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.
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