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Moy Lee Chinese Restaurant

5346 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-1250
+1 773-631-1290
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (2 reviews)
“egg rolls” (5 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (2 reviews)
Closed today
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
5346 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-1250
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only raised my rating of this restaurant to 3 stars because it has a decent dining room and serves good (alcoholic) drinks at reasonable prices. But this small family-run restaurant serves only low average Americanized Chinese food. Although the menu made a point of saying...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank charlesthebarles
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Ordered dinner.. Repeated dish 5 times when ordering over the phone. Meal gets delivered and there is a container of sauce with no meal. Called to inquire what happened. Said would call me back. After 10 minutes of waiting, called back was told "Sorry nothing...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank katsands67
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Went to this restaurant because of good reviews on Trip Advisor. It was AWFUL.Really lousy food. Save yourself.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank WorldlyOne18
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I've been ISO a good eggroll since Kow Kow closed. I've tried at least 7 different places and I think the eggrolls here come pretty close. I've had their appetizer sampler and it was tasty. The beef w/pea pods and water chestnuts and the sweet...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank skh60630
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We came to Moy Lee Chinese Restaurant for lunch. Even though we were past the lunch rush, the restaurant was relatively crowded. The service is friendly and attentive. We ordered a large (and it was a huge) bowl of chicken noodle soup. We also ordered...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Very generous portions. As a group of 4, we went home with 6 to-go containers. Could have ordered one entree for all of us to share. The egg roles are very large and flavorful. The fried rice is very good. I had the Moy special,...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank CLK56
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Moy Lee Chinese Restaurant is located just north of Central Ave., on Milwaukee Ave. There is more than enough street parking. The restaurant is decorated in a typical Chinese restaurant fashion, and it is bigger on the inside, than what it looks like on the...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Since Moy Lee had changed owners, because original owner Ed Moy and wife retired. Ed Moy had made the most fantastic egg rolls ever in my whole life. I missed his Egg Rolls. His egg rolls were 5 star flavors. Now, currently these egg rolls...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank go2restaurantbp
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Been going to Moy Lee's since I was a kid. The Egg Rolls are fantastic and the sweet and sour sauce is what makes them even better. Egg Rolls, BBQ Pork, Soup, Mongolian Beef, Sweet and Sour Chicken, fried rice so many yummy things to...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank canfin91
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Before Moy Lee's was a sit down restaurant and moved to this spot north of Central, my family used to order Take Out from the original spot nextdoor to where the Gale Street Inn is sited on Milwaukee Ave. The food is as fabulous now,...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Sandy446
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
1:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5346 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60630-1250
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Jefferson Park
  • Neighbourhood: Jefferson Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-631-1290
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