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Yu's Szechwan

822 Central Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-3218
+1 847-432-8888
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13 Feb 2017
“North Shore Asian Restaurant”
4 Oct 2016
“I order carry-out from there often, and enjoy the meals.”
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
822 Central Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-3218
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Consistently very good, with a wide selection for the whole family. Love the hot & sour soup and the almond cookies.

Thank Laurence B
Reviewed 4 October 2016

They are very helpful in preparing food the way I like it (not deep fried, etc.) I order Sweet and Sour chicken unbreaded, and not deep fried, and they never hesitate to prepare the food the way I request.

Thank Lanni G
Reviewed 1 January 2016

After our Wilmette favorite closed 4 years ago, we have searched fruitlessly for a new go to place - and have been underwhelmed every time - until tonight! Great promise here, with some excellent dishes and many more to try. Egg rolls 'done right' has...More

Thank Chicagonative_7
Reviewed 30 November 2015

This is a takeout/fastfood establishment. No seating/decor. Good for quick wok food. Food is fresh tasting.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Have gotten take out from here a couple of time now. I will not be giving it another go. Just not a fan of their style of cooking. The family are big fried rice fans. I really wanted to like this but just couldn't. The...More

Thank Hpmicks
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is primarily a take-out facility with a few tables available for dinning. It's menu is Cantonese and Mandarin with some Hot and Spicy dishes. All dishes have the freshest vegetables and quality meats and seafood. Vegetable oil is used in their cooking. Yu's was...More

Thank easyflier
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

No matter what I order, I'm never disappointed. Their special won ton soup is the best I've had anywhere. It's full of won tons, pork, and other goodies. I also like their fried chow mien noodles, sesame chicken, and Mongolian beef. I've tried other places...More

Thank Cglicken
Reviewed 26 March 2013

This is an excellent wee takeout place. They have like three tables if you want to sit in, but I always take out as I work in the area. Have tried the sweet & sour chicken or pork and the broccoli beef, all of which...More

2  Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 13 February 2008

I always drove all the way from Milwaukee to Highland to buy Yu's Szechwan beef noodle soup. It's the best traditional Szechwan noodle soup I ever have in States. However, I visit there on 2-11-2008. I was told the previous owner retired. The chef not...More

1  Thank ChineseGourmet
Reviewed 9 September 2006

Yu's is a small, unassuming takeout place just west of downtown Highland Park on Central Avenue. Especially good is the crispy beef, the cashew chicken, the shrimp lo-mein, and the Mongolian beef. Everything we've ordered from there has been tasty, and has arrived hot (the...More

2  Thank valuta
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 822 Central Ave, Highland Park, IL 60035-3218
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Highland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 847-432-8888
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Family Owned And Operated. Great Food At Great Prices.
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