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Woo Chon Restaurant

5744 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4726
+1 773-728-8001
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
4 weeks ago
“One of Chicago's best kept secrets in my opinion”
17 Sep 2017
“Good food, bad value”
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Korean, Asian
5744 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4726
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm so delighted we found this place. The food is fantastic, the restaurant is charming and clean and the staff attentive and conscientious. You can see the care that the owners take in maintaining standards. No doubt when Chicago hipsters discover this place there will...More

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We went here on the recommendation of a friend. The food itself, and the service, were above average however the overall "value" was not. On the BBQ, beef was $29.95 for two very modest strips. The chicken at $22 was much larger portion. Side dishes...More

Thank roger c
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The galbi is amazing...literally the beef is succulent. Great friendly staff who always make me feel welcome..

Thank David C
Reviewed 24 December 2015

This little hideaway is not fancy, but offer authentic Korean food. In addition to the traditional Korean BBQ, they also have a variety of appetizers, soups and stews, as well as pan-fried dishes. The staff is always very welcoming. Prices are not the lowest in...More

Thank goodgenes5
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Came here to eat with the family but ended up still hungry after 4 plates of kalbi. Also had to ask for the side dishes when it is supposed to come with the meal. Albeit, they were understaffed with many customers so that explained the...More

Thank Kevin Y
Reviewed 23 July 2013

My wife is Korean and we were looking for a Korean restaurant for dinner while traveling through Chicago. We decided on Woo Chon despite the limited TripAdvisor reviews. We had a good experience eating here after a dinner of Kalbi. The food and service were...More

1  Thank DWcool
Reviewed 5 April 2009

After I was introduced to this restaurant, I decided to have a taste. So far, this is the best Korean restaurant in the Chicago area. The food is delicious, and you get a lot for what you pay. The service is quite nice too; the...More

Thank KJOne
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5744 N California Ave, Chicago, IL 60659-4726
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Rogers Park
  • Neighbourhood: Rogers Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-728-8001
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