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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014 via mobile

Great place to eat. Affordable prices. Delicious soups, and great selection of sweet & savory crepes. Great teas.

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New York City, New York
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270 reviews 270 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

My recent dinner with friends was truly delicious. We shared both the vegetarian and lamb tagines (I was disappointed that they did not have the tilapia tagine that night). The mix of spices and veggies in the vegetarian dish was mouthwatering. We ended with a sweet crepe of dark chocolate, banana and coconut. Yum! It's BYO, so I highly recommend... More

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Minnesota / Isle of Man
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83 reviews 83 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

My youngest son was lamenting the passing of La Creperie. I took him by Icosium, and he leaped at the chance to try their crepes / galettes. Except that, once we were seated and viewing the menu, my son decided that the lamb chop cous-cous sounded too good to ignore. And I wanted to try the merguez Algerian lamb sausage.... More

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Fort Worth, TX
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348 reviews 348 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
309 helpful votes 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

Stopped in mid-afternoon for a snack and was not disappointed. Lots of dessert crepes to pick from - all three of us chose a different one and we each loved our. I had the Crepe Labella - belgium chocolate, bananas, coconut and almonds.

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Ithaca, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

I ordered a veggie crepe filled with avocado, carmelized onion, tomato, roasted peppers, cilantro, garlic. The veggie soup was absolutely delicious. Algerian recipes and spices - didn't know what to expect, but it was amazing. Definitely worth the drive from the more central Chicago locations - easier to find street parking! The sweet crepe even had real coconut chopped up!

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rancho mirage ca
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72 reviews 72 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

I love Middle Eastern spices, but couldn't find any in my crepe! The server was pleasant and we enjoyed a quiet lunch, but a tad disappointed in this recommendation from another foodie.

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North Vancouver
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2011

Although this is known as a crepes restaurant, we went for dinner and had a delicious meal of merquez sausages and chicken tagine, all very fresh and authentic. The owner/server kindly advised us to order just one appetizer and one main since that would be enough for two people, and it certainly was. The room is filled with handsome Algerian... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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328 reviews 328 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2011

Icosium Kafe has moved to a new larger location on Clark Street in Lincoln Park close to Fullerton. The restaurant has a lot of Algerian, Moroccan ambiance complete with a pseud tent covered in Algerian carpets and very romantic. The crepes range from wonderful filling creative concoctions where one is absolutely plenty for a dinner. Each costs about $9 without... More

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Additional Information about Icosium Kafe

Address: 2433 N. Clark, Chicago, IL
Phone Number: 773-404-1300
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
Cuisine: African

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