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Ai Sushi Lounge - CLOSED

358 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7586
+1 312-335-9888
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good54%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
20 Aug 2015
“I love this place”
30 Apr 2013
“Excellent Sushi”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi
££ - £££
358 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7586
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 20 August 2015

The Ai Sushi Lounge was a great place to visit. I love japanese food. This place was very nice and I do recommend it.

Thank Maclean318
Reviewed 30 April 2013

A very nice choice for sushi. The menu is extensive with good salads, cocktails, sushi, and maki. Exemplary service.

Thank larryderm
Reviewed 19 February 2013 via mobile

In our cab ride to town our driver recommended this restaurant. We took his advise because he was very knowledgeable about the city and its restaurants. We arrived for lunch with no reservation, but we were the first ones in and there was no problem....More

Thank Gina F
Reviewed 3 February 2013

I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone, especially out-of-town visitors. We live across the street and dined here recently after a minimum of 3 year hiatus. On our 1st visit it took 30 minutes after seating to bring us a glass of wine. The...More

Thank Tman312
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Ai Sushi Lounge has some really good, fresh sushi. The service was excellent. I was the only customer for most of my visit and when I left there was just one other couple. Unfortunate, because it is really good.

Thank travel4sushi
Reviewed 27 July 2012

Ambience was quite modern. I chose this spot because of their sake menu and their food menu looked traditional and fusion. I was amazed with the chawanmushi(steam egg),sashimi(tuna collar) and their inventive daily specials. This restaurant serves fugu(blowfish) in december, i might have to come...More

Thank TravelinTwinkie
Reviewed 18 January 2012

We dined at Ai a few nights ago and had an excellent time. The lounge in the back was really cool and had ambient groove music playing. The wagyu beef that you grill yourself tableside was delicious and a lot of fun. The sushi rolls...More

Thank Bitner
Reviewed 23 September 2009

I went here with a group of people and really enjoyed myself. We pretty much had about everything on the menu and it was all good. My favorites were the crunchy salmon roll, the Toro tartare appetizer, and the ceviche roll. Be prepared to pay...More

Thank dinkle50
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Reviewed 27 March 2009

Good Service. 3.5 stars.

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Reviewed 16 January 2009

Amazing place! Great Ambience with candles and very modern looking, great service and really good food!

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 358 W Ontario St, Chicago, IL 60654-7586
    (Orleans Street)
  • Public Transportation: Brown Line train stop is at Chicago and Franklin, Red Line is at State and Grand, bus is Lasalle St and Ontario
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-335-9888
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