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Chodang Tofu Restaurant

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1719 W Algonquin Rd, Mount Prospect, IL 60056-5401
+1 847-956-8638
11:00 - 21:30
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Ulm, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Good Korean food. Soups come boiling, delicious bip bim bop. Very friendly staff, typical strip mall restaurant atmosphere.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015

Very good food for a good price! It is always fresh and fast and the servers are friendly as well. I love to go there especially on a cold winters day. The hot tofu pot warms you so well.

Thank Uli S
Chicago, IL
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2014

Two couples, first Korean food experience and we all enjoyed our meal very much. Small, bright, very clean restaurant. The food is excellent and with all meals in the $10 range excellent value. We order dumplings to share as an appetizer and we all agreed they were the best we have ever eaten. Soups were hot and tasty and the... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013 via mobile

Ate here two days in a row. Seafood soup the best I have had. Excellent flavor, a lot of seafood and goodness. Rice cooked in stone bowl was great. Doesnt get much better than this if you like spicy tofu soup.

Thank GYNinSTL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2013 via mobile

I have been to many soft tofu restaurants in the US including the best in NYC and LA. I know there is a following on west coast for BCD tofu restaurants but I think on a night in and night out, this place is the best. There are several different spice levels to suit your taste and different versions from... More 

Thank chicagotraveler9411
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2012

The tofu here is very good. The soup is served in different level of spices. If you order the tofu dish, it comes with one pod of rice. The place looks clean and well maintained. definitely worth a try.

Thank globalroadies
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2011

They do serve their tofu soup with meat options and they are delicious. Except the sausage version which I was told is just hotdogs.  The soup is served in levels of spiciness from mild white soup to blazing hot red spicy. Like Korean restaurants they serve kimchi and other little bowls of stuff to put in your soup, I usually... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2008

Great tofu soup. Cheap.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2007

If you love Korean food and tofu, this is a great place for it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Korean
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 W Algonquin Rd, Mount Prospect, IL 60056-5401
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mount Prospect
  • Phone Number: +1 847-956-8638

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