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Jin Ju

5203 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2101
+1 773-334-6377
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bi bim bap” (6 reviews)
“bulgogi” (5 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Korean
££ - £££
5203 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2101
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been by Jin Ju dozens of times when in the area, but never gave any thought to eating there. We decided on Korean for dinner. The one thing that I will say about the "Andersonville" area is that parking is horrid. But once...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I know, it's pretty stereotypical to get Bi Bim Bap at a Korean restaurant, but honestly, it's my favorite Korean dish and Jin Ju does it perfectly. Crunchy rice, perfectly balanced sauce, perfectly prepared veggies. Though the space is a little tight, it actually adds...More

Thank kfountain44
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We really enjoyed the food here. It was expertly prepared, and absolutely delicious. The service was good and the place wasn't too noisy.

Thank Wi-FiNomads
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I had mackerel with kimchi, lettuce, rice etc. The food was well balanced and tasted very good. It was Korean food, but with a modern twist. ‘Nouveau Korean’ it said in the Lonely Planet travel guide. How many restaurants are there with this label? So...More

Thank walvis32
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went there for a birthday dinner & was NOT disappointed. Food & service were just so very good. Ordered Kim Bap, Mandoo Soup, Kalbi & Bulgogi & all were the best food we've eaten in a very long time anywhere. Kim chi was amazing &...More

Thank JulieHenryLindsey
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Literally. We were late for our reservations and thus got the ''Siberian' seats, just a few meters from the windows. A Chicago problem: can windows be designed to allow diners to sit comfortably during the winter months? The crowd in this now typical exposed brick...More

Thank Tomás D
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Great food, great value great service been there many times ll is always a good experience. This is real Thai food.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Food and service great. Drinks also awesome!!! But it was really cold where we were seated... Drafty. I bet out seat would be awesome in the summer though!!! So 5* in summer 4* in winter

Thank judith l
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Not your typical Korean which makes it great! Kim Bap Te Gim and Dak Bulgogi. Done! Try the Cass beer. Will be returning for a 4th time.

Thank SamAdamsGhost
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I absolutely love Jin Ju. Great atmosphere, interesting food and always a great experience. Try the soju martinis for a real treat.

Thank mkbloom
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5203 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2101
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-334-6377
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