Named after the sound of ceremonial fireworks, the original Ben Pao opened in River North in 1996. For 15 years, Ben Pao was known for serving classic Chinese comfort food dishes and hosting memorable celebrations. We are excited to reintroduce these Chinese-American favorites and to celebrate with you again.
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all entrees are served with white jasmine rice - substitute veg fried rice for 5.95
*Consuming Raw or Undercooked Meats, Poultry, Seafood, Shellfish, or Eggs May Increase Your Risk of Foodborne Illness. | A 3% processing fee is added to all guest checks. This fee may be removed upon your request.
Ben Pao Boxed Dinners
$19.95 per person. choice of entree served with vegetable fried rice and 2 chicken & vegetable potstickers
Traditional Kung Pao Chickenblackened chiles, sweet peppers, scallions, in-house roasted peanuts
Sesame Chickencaramelized soy glaze, scallions and cilantro
Seven Flavor Chickenwok-fried with lemongrass, roasted peanuts, chiles, hoisin sauce, thai basil, fresno and jalapeño peppers
Seven Flavor Beefwok-fried with lemongrass, roasted peanuts, chiles, hoisin sauce, thai basil, fresno and jalapeño peppers
Mongolian Beefmarinated flank steak, mushrooms, red onion, scallions
A 3% processing fee is added to all guest checks. This fee may be removed upon your request.