Duck Duck Goat

4.8
2542 reviews
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$30 and under
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Chinese
Chef Stephanie Izard brings her version of reasonably authentic Chinese food to Chicago's West Loop. Duck Duck Goat is Chef Izard’s first Chinese-American restaurant and third venture with Boka Restaurant Group and features hand-pulled noodles, house-made dumplings, wontons, spring rolls and more, ensuring no diner leaves hungry—or without takeout for tomorrow.
Join us for our dim sum brunch every weekend starting at 11am! Now featuring a rotating family style tasting menu!

What Insiders Are Saying

The Infatuation
8.2

Duck Duck Goat is a high-end Chinese restaurants that's always fun with excellent and interesting food.

Ratings 8.0-8.5:The best way to think about restaurants in the low to mid 8′s is that these are the places you would absolutely go back to, anytime. These restaurants are ones that you want to bring a friend to, just so they can also experience the duck carnitas, or burger, or whatever dish the place is known for.
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Chicago
1 review
Dined a day ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food - the prix fixe brunch menu was super affordable for the variety of courses. Servers were helpful and attentive. Only criticism is courses came too quickly together, which didn’t allow ample time to enjoy each course.

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Washington DC
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing experience...would gladly visit again!

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Chicago
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday Brunch

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New York Area
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My favorite in Chicago!

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Chicago
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing flavor and atmosphere. New takes and fine dining experience on classic Chinese fare. Fun for dates, special occasions or just for a great meal

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Chicago
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 2food 2service 4ambience 5

Nothing exceptional. Overpriced and underwhelming Chinese food in a well-decorated space with really talented waitstaff. Depends on what you are looking for, but overall taste experience left nothing memorable here...

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New York Area
5 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Stephanie Izard knocks it out the park as always. We went for dim sum. Food was phenomenal. Service was great. Would go back again and again and again. Make sure to
Try the wings. Somewhat new on the menu, and did not disappoint.

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Chicago
5 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Food excellent and very flavorful! It took a long time for a server to come to our table, the table next to us was seated, had drinks and one dish before we were greeted by a server. The server thanked us for waiting and promptly brought us our drinks and a complimentary dish, spring rolls (which were delicious!). It was a good save! Other than that hiccup, the food, drinks, ambiance, and server were excellent. Highly recommend this place.

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1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food, the eggplant dish was to die for! I could go back tonight to just try more!

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Detroit
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Ian at the bar was first class all the way! The cucumber salad was my favorite!

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Chicago
17 reviews
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Decor is always the icing on the cake! So many good things it is hard to only call one or two out! The Goat Slap Noodles though are always worth it. The Mango Cloud dessert is also a must try

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Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The second time I've been and an oustanding take on Chinese food. Many of the dishes are simple but packed full of flavor. Always creative and at times it doesn't seem like the ingredients go together but they always do. Highly recommended especially you are a "traditional" take out fan. Cheers!

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PE
Chicago
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The best Chinese food ever! Staff is wonderful and offered great suggestions. The slap noodles and the guava dessert should not be missed!

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1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 3ambience 5

We were a party of two and had the Dim Sum brunch. Everything was delicious and we thought it was a great value at $24/pp. The only thing that was weird is that we had 5+servers. Twice in a row someone asked if we still had more food coming even though we were only halfway through the courses. They also brought the cucumbers last which was weird after the main dishes. Overall, I would go back. We left with happy, full bellies.

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Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was great...service, atmosphere and food!

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HR
Chicago
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Had a great time and even got some special treats for my birthday.

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KC
St. Louis
1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 4ambience 3

Food was just okay (overpriced Chinese takeout is how I would describe it), but service was prompt and nice.

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K
Atlanta
5 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food, great service, and great ambiance. Great start to a night out.

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AR
1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is one of my favorites restaurants in Chicago. Everything on the menus is absolutely delicious.

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1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food. Pricey but definitely worth it. Had dim sum and ordered about half the menu, everything was delicious especially the duck fried rice, beef slap noodles, and one of the soups. 5/5.

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GP
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great place to celebrate a 30th birthday--fabulous food and fun decor.

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SQ
San Francisco
14 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Duck Duck Goat was fabulous. I loved the food, and the service was great too. Jerome was so kind and took good care of us. The drinks were very good, although I was disappointed to find that the Win Some You Dim Sum was not on the menu anymore. I can't wait to come back to Chicago and go to Duck Duck Goat.

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K
Las Vegas
3 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Awesome time. Great place for a fresh experience!

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Chicago
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic place to bring friends who have good taste in "Chinese" food. Absolutely delicious dishes and superior service that puts this place over the top.

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Chicago
14 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 3

Though the service was excellent, the food was good but not really great and the value was not that worthwhile. The noise level was beyond "energetic" -- really too much for a place for dinner. This all might fit the environment of restaurants in the Fulton Market area, but this is not a place where I think I will return.

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JS
Chicago
6 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was great! My favorites were the green beans and scallion pancakes.

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Chicago
1 review
Dined on March 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wow good so good pretty good place right here, decent place

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BZ
Chicago
1 review
Dined on March 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

I LOVE DUCK DUCK GOAT. Get the duck fried rice, jiaozi and beef & broccoli. Then whatever else you want after that. Those are my go to. I take everyone there when they visit. It's one of my favorite places.

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Charlotte
4 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

As some who never leaves reviews, the fact that I'm paying, says a lot. What a wonderful meal. The Peking duck was amazing!

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Houston
4 reviews
Dined on March 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A truly unique dining experience in Chicago! Recommend being adventuresome and you won’t be disappointed. From the duck and goat spring rolls and the potstickers through the duck fried rice, goat noodles and chicken pecan, a great evening! Atmosphere and service to match!

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Dallas
6 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this place every time I come. I always ask the waitstaff for their opinions, and they never disappoint! So delicious, such a cute place, enjoy it more every time!

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Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food, service and atmosphere! Loved every second of this place! A must try!

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Chicago
4 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Amazing food and atmosphere

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Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food, service and ambience were amazing - top 10!

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AM
1 review
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 4food 1service 4ambience 4

We ordered beef slap noodles. I have ordered it several times. This time it was burnt. I told the server about this, he said it’s supposed to be like this. I didn’t want to make a scene, so kept silent. But I know how it tastes coz I have had it before.

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KA
Chicago
5 reviews
Dined on March 3, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service! Very good food. Highly recommend the potstickers and the scallion pancakes.

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DR
Indiana
3 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Ordered potstickers and bao appetizers. Both were delicious. Entrees were served family style which was great. Ordered Moo Shu Pork and the Goat Slap Noodles. Pork dish was amazing. Not a huge fan of the noodle dish. Too much cumin for my taste. Very busy place. Loud and a bit crowded but didn’t deter too much from the experience. I would love to go again. Overall a great evening.

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1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was great! Extremely loud and energetic dining room

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Chicago
16 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

My new favorite, or at least top three favorite, restaurant in Chicago!

Incredible selection of food and flavors at a relatively affordable price. HIGHLY HIGHLY HIGHLY RECOMMEND GOING WITH A LARGE GROUP TO TRY EVERYTHING!

We were making our next reservation before finishing dinner from our first time reservation!

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MM
Chicago
25 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful food, super tasty cocktail (got one with Douglas Fir liqueur- who knew such a thing existed?), and great staff. Need to eat there more often

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