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Yen Ching

6936A N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-1724
+1 309-692-9227
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
30 Jun 2017
“Great good and service...”
20 Jun 2017
“Stumbled across this Jewel”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
6936A N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-1724
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The food is hot and delicious. I had ice water, hot tea, and generals chicken with egg roll and fried rice. The service was excellent and the food was fresh and delicious.

Thank JAMES L
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The atmosphere is wonderful, the music takes you away to another land and the food is wonderful and service is the best i've seen in a long time. I will definitely put this on my favorite list.. :)

Thank ISamual
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Great place for an extended family to share a meal, try something new, and explore a variety of textures and flavors. The décor is dated but the food and service are excellent. Also a great choice for carry-out.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 24 April 2016

My family loves this restaurant. It is where my husband took me on our first date in 1982. The head waitress is shy and doesn't talk much. It has always been clean and has fast service. My new favorites are Chicken with garlic sauce, wontons,...More

Thank Kimberly H
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We went on a Friday night, but their were only 4-5 sets of patrons. We were greeted in a friendly manner, but that is where it stopped. We were never asked what we wanted to drink. We were served a glass of water without a...More

Thank JuwelAnn
Reviewed 4 November 2015

The napkins were stained and gross. The dishes did not appear that clean. The vegetable fried rice was okay but we ordered two chicken dishes (plum chicken and sesame chicken) . Normally the chicken is crunchy. These were both mushy like dumplings, with lots of...More

Thank demaio14
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

We have been coming here for over 30 years. Love the crab rangoon. Have had several dishes there. Mings beef and Happy Family 2 favorites. Still the best chinese in the area.

Thank Margie S
Reviewed 15 July 2015

My mom and I eat here a lot on my lunch break. I have never had a bad meal or service at this restaurant ever. I love Chinese food and could eat it every day and this is one of my favorites. The service is...More

Thank jaceyb345
Reviewed 31 May 2015

I have been having lunches, and an occasional dinner, here for years. Yen Ching is the standard for Chinese restaurants in the Peoria area. Somehow they have managed to keep up the quality over many years and several owners. The food is always the same,...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

Food was so clean and fresh tasting. Not goopy overly sweet sauces that you normally find. Food comes so fast and was very tasty. I prefer white meat so I ordered sesame chicken and she said no hassle to give me white meat. It was...More

Thank lovetoeat1029
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6936A N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-1724
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-692-9227
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