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Furama Restaurant

#1,353 of 7,881 Restaurants in Chicago
££ - £££Chinese, Asian
4936 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3002
+1 773-271-1161
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“dim sum” (22 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“north side” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
4936 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3002
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Furama has become our go-to spot outside of Chinatown. While the ambiance is, shall we say, less than elegant in the downstairs part of the restaurant, the food is top-notch with friendly service. There is a parking lot immediately south of the restaurant, which we...More

Thank Morris F
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Fresh, fast, friendly. We enjoyed Dim Sum here. Parking for $2 available in their lot. Clean facility and bathrooms

Thank Jensou
Reviewed 7 June 2017

They have a Dim Sum order sheet like the restaurants in China Town itself. Good stuff. I had a dish with beef, duck and fried egg. It was very interesting. The decor is classy and the prices are less so. Worth exploring.

Thank hippoguy
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Food is descent, with reasonable prices. Parking available on the side of the restaurant. Service can be much better. Will go back.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

First time eating here. Very large place with a second floor likely used for morning dim sum. I had the beef in a Phoenix nest (number 410 in the beef portion of the menu). It was quite good and the Phoenix nest is totally edible....More

Thank Antonio P
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We repeat this restaurant so many times. This restaurant is very tasty Dim Sum restaurant. Our most favorite is Shrimp dumpling. Even if I order enything, everything tastes good. Also, price is fair.

Thank G G
Reviewed 2 October 2016

It's more fun to go with a group of people. The dim sum arrives via cart and you choose what you want and they mark it down on your order slip which is tallied at the end. There are a lot of choices of dim...More

1  Thank nurabbit
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Coming from Vancouver, Canada where dim sum is everywhere and quite reasonable, I am a huge fan it. This was my second experience in trying dim sum in Chicago and It was really underwhelming. I read up on Furama before we went to make sure...More

Thank K A R S
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Not particularly recommended. Parking lot immediately to the south. Purchase token for $2 at the restaurant. Huge selection of dim sum. They have 77 offerings (7 rows of 11 items) but not all are available. 2 in our group had dim sum and Mrs and...More

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 3 August 2016

From salt and pepper fish to pork egg foo young this is the place for Chinese comfort food. The chive dumpling appetizers were ample and so was was the wine: Two Vines Cabernet.

Thank Khru_Wan
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faith m
22 July 2016|
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Response from DanielM1515 | Reviewed this property |
Everyday 9:30am-8:30pm. At least that is what their website says. On weekdays they make the dim sum to order. On weekends they come around with the carts.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4936 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL 60640-3002
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-271-1161
We are a Chinese restaurant serving Chicago's Uptown community since 1985. We specialize in Cantonese and Mandarin cuisine. Join us for Dim Sum every morning or host your next event (wedding, birthday, business meeting) at one of our two large banquet halls on the second floor.
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