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Sun Wah Bar-B-Q Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
5039 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3005
+1 773-769-1254
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck” (107 reviews)
“bbq pork” (14 reviews)
“fried rice” (24 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5039 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3005
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Celebratory dinner of crispy duck dinner, baby bok choi, and eggplant with garlic. We had a family reunion in Chicago and enjoyed each other and eating well. The duck dinner was wonderful. We took the duck fried rice home and had it for dinner the...More

Thank Toni M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I saw that this place received a James Beard award for being an American Classic restaurant and so we decided to check it out. I'm really happy that we did. They are best known for their Beijing Duck Dinner (it serves 4 people) and that's...More

Thank KrisK_8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our second time in Chicago within 6 months and on my first review of this locally well known spot I ended the review saying it was our last meal in town before departing and that it would most probably be our first on the return....More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We were going to another place but the parking was non existent. ended up going here, been before and it's always good. Had the roast duck and the crispy pork, my faves, just like in Asia. Wife had the ginger sole, which surprisingly the portion...More

Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed 29 March 2018

I have been lucky enough to experience Peking Duck in Southeast Asia, Europe and Australia, but never near my home around Chicago. In searching for Peking Duck in the Chicago area to satisfy a crave, every review pointed to Sun Wah. I would to have...More

Thank joeepopp
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Good food, fast service but staff were not very friendly. Good for small groups and large parties. Lots of vegetarian items on the menu. Clean. Street parking.

Thank Sara N
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant during my husband conference. It is the 2018 Chicago James beard American classic award winner restaurant. Their Peking duck is famous but you need to preorder it at least a day ahead. From one duck you will try duck soup, duck...More

Thank tanje1
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Just read in the paper that the restaurant would be receiving the coveted James beard award. Kudos to them. We were last here in early January and the duck is nothing short of amazing. But the staff just doesn't seem to care. No one smiles...More

Thank KathieG2017
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

The place to go for Peking duck. Carved tableside, served with all the accoutrements. Easily serves three. Service is good. Call ahead and reserve your duck. Although they serve between 1000-1200 ducks a week, a reservation is a good idea on the weekends. During the...More

Thank pattikmac
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Comfort food for real Chinese Cantonese and Hong Kong style food served. From Peiking Duck to soy sauce chicken and roasted pork, this is the real deal! Meals can be served in a traditional family style. Most dishes are very authentic and not Americanize Chinese...More

Thank Andy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5039 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3005
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-769-1254
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