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Lao Sze Chuan

500 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1228
+1 630-455-4488
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average0%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
1 Feb 2017
“Best Chinese West of Chinatown!”
25 Aug 2016
“Go for the 5 chile chicken”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
500 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1228
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Reviewed February 1, 2017

I LOVE this place. Just ask the owners what they would order and OMG the fish and veggies are delicious. On Sundays the place is packed with Chinese missing homeland food. Just GO and ask the chefs/owners to serve you what they would eat. Plan...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Try lunch for your first visit- value packed menu with all the tried and true cliches.And some very different choices too. Go for it and try something wild and crazy- they have lots of selections like that. I tried the very hot chile chicken dish-...More

Thank jfadds
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Love this place and have been going there for several years - even before the location changed to Downers Grove. Get ready - the food can be quite spicy - but we love it. The Cumin Lamb (we sometimes get it with Chicken) is delicious....More

Thank ASN_Chicago
Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

I got the Szechuan Dumplings to start which were spectacular. The sauce on them is amazing, just the right amount of spice. I also got the garlic Chinese spinach which was good. The dried chili chicken was excellent but a little too spicy for me...More

Thank sean040
Reviewed April 3, 2015

Yummy Chinese food is not necessary in areas with large Chinese population. Lao Szechuan is my favorite Chinese restaurant in Oak Brook/Westmont area. The best dish in this restaurant is stewed beef with wild mushroom. Super yummy.

Thank floraz224
Reviewed March 31, 2015

Great food is served here - if you are obviously an American they will make sure that you understand that the food is prepared in an authentic manner - spicy is hot, pork belly has fat, etc. Some excellent choices are the Chairman Mau Pork...More

1  Thank 43,220
Reviewed February 19, 2013

This place has the best Chinese food in the area...period. This is the restaurant we measure other restaurants against and this place always comes out on top. The atmosphere might not be the greatest, but it's not bad. The menu is huge and I've yet...More

1  Thank ABC999
Reviewed March 30, 2012

Perhaps it was that I arrived late and near closing time, but my Shrimp Fried Rice was at best average. My Mai Tai tasted fair. Service was terrible and the last straw was when I requested a cup of tea, and was told that they...More

Thank Hal B
Reviewed January 22, 2012

The address is downers grove not westmont. The place is busy and once you get a plate you know why. Best Chinese food in the area. Everything is fresh, homemade, and the tea has a floral hint to it. The menu is huge like a...More

1  Thank zimrock
Reviewed January 4, 2012

Order the dry chile chicken! My other favorites are the spicy string bean with black bean sauce appetizer, house special spicy sole, tea smoked duck, Kung pao tofu and garlic eggplant. The waiters are very friendly and helpful and they seem to love it when...More

1  Thank jaym_m
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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  • Address: 500 E Ogden Ave, Westmont, IL 60559-1228
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Westmont
  • Phone Number: +1 630-455-4488
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