The reviews are in.


The Chew Chew welcomes over 50,000 people through its door each year. From 1996 until today- we continually strive to give every single customer a thoroughly enjoyable dining experience.



#1 "Neighborhood Restaurant"—Open Table

"Best of Chicago"—Chicago Magazine

"TOP 25 Suburban Restaurant”—Chicago Eater.



The Chew Chew averages 4.5 stars from Open Table, Urban Spoon, and Trip Advisor.


We were featured on WTTW’s Emmy award-winning show ‘Check, Please!’ Season 12 Episode 10. Watch it on


We go to Chew Chew often. The food is consistently outstanding. It is a gem in the neighbourhood!
— Jerry, Chicago, IL

Food is very inventive and staff always welcoming, pleasant and professional
— Skvasnicka, Chicago, IL


This is a beautiful space. The lighting is romantic. It’s a great date night destination.
— Rachel, Forest Park, IL

Decor is simple, yet warm.
— Isabelle, Wheeling, IL

I particularly like to sit in the bar, as it is lively without being overly noisy.
— Margo, La Grange, IL

Outstanding food and service. The food was fresh. Great menu options. Good value. We will be back.
— Laura, Chicago, IL