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Panda Express

515 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605-1616
+1 312-663-6617
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Jun 30, 2018
“As always Panda Express never disappoints ”
Jun 23, 2018
“Good fast Chinese food.”
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515 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605-1616
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

When I travel and want good Chinese-American food I will eat at panda as you always get the same product and you know the flavors. This location is no different and had fresh, hot and flavorful food. Staff are friendly and helpful and were extremely...More

Thank Roger47993
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

As the title says it’s good FAST food, if you are expecting top quality food, this won’t fit the bill but the price reflects the quality and the young woman who served us was really personable. Only complaint would be the noodles/chowmein was dry. The...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Panda Express offers a perfect balance between price and quality. The personnel is friendly and polite. The food quality is super! I only can recommend Panda Express.

Thank Franky_Bruneel
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I find the food at Panda Express to be good and this location won't disappoint. Oddly they had no salt shakers or salt packets but provided me some salt directly from the kitchen. Now that's service!

Thank USACityPlanner
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The food looked much better behind the counter then in the Styrofoam box that it was thrown into. Although the container was divided into three, the way my order was slopped into it meant that it all mixed up by the time I ate it....More

Thank Louise C
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Funny looking at some of the other reviews- not awful nor awesome. Just good, decent food at reasonable prices, nice selection, speedy service, great value. Think they do a good job.

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I don't understand why this is called upscale Chinese. It was awful. I ended up throwing it away. The rice was hard , the broccoli was perfect but that was the only thing I enjoyed.

Thank emotionalbutterfly
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Being Chinese, the food here is not that good. You probably can find better, more authentic Chinese food somewhere else. Like its name, its fast food kinda. Located in the city, its a convenient place to pick up and go I guess. Avoid this place...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Very clean and professional food was.hot and delicious will go again they have a few items that are not on most panda menus such as sweet and sour chicken breast

Thank luna6373
Reviewed 18 February 2016

my bff and I had our exit lunch here before heading to the airport. the menu was self explanitory. You can do a bowl, add 2 or add 3 of any of their selections(additional may apply for their premium option like shrimp).place was clean,fresh and...More

Thank hershey24
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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605-1616
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-663-6617
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