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5951 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL
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Ranked #425 of 8,392 Restaurants in Chicago
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Thai
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Delivery
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Thorndale
Transit: CTA red line - Thorndale station
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  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Prague, Czech Republic
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Don't miss this place if u look for a very special dinner. Love their food .. Tasty .. yummy ... Can't wait to go back there again !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is very trendy ! The food was great ! The service was so friendly .... Love their creative japanese dishes.. Tasty yummy !! Will go back there again !!

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Boulder, Colorado
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35 reviews 35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Seven of us met here for dinner on a Saturday night. The food was amazing! My favorite was Panang chicken but all dishes were yummy. The atmosphere is calm and hip and the wait staff was super friendly and efficient.

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Whistler, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I have lived in Rogers Park for almost six years and have seen Indie go from an unknown BYOB to getting their liquor license. Even with all of the changes the one thing that has remained consistent is the quality of their food. They have amazing sushi, seriously I kid you not it is by far the freshest in the... More 

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Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife and I love Thai and Sushi. Their food was simply the second best we've had in Chicago in 3 years after trying the ones in Wrigleyville, Arlington Heights, Ukranian Village, Bucktown, and River North. It was the best when you compare Price with the food though. Spiciness is on point, flavor profiles are there, and location has a... More 

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St. Clair Shores, MI
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69 reviews 69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This restaurant was delicious. Only complaint would be portions are fairly small. Very flavorful dishes. Curry is tasty.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013 via mobile

This restraint is a really nice mix of southeastern and Japanese food with a great atmosphere and good value. When we got there there we got a seat on the quietier side of the place abd took a little while deciding what to order. We ended up with 6 plates of really great sushi and a starter of noodles to... More 

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I happened to go to this restaurant while visiting family in the Edgewater neighborhood. It is a cute little place with very artistic decor. The sushi was excellent and they had a nice variety of choices as they serve sushi and thai dishes. When our dishes took a little longer than expected to prepare, the waiter kindly provided us with... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

My husband and I went there on advice from friends. It was busy, so I'd recommend reservation. We had sushi and thai, both were tasty.

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Detroit, MI
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137 reviews 137 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Really really good, the rooms are fantastic with art work on all the walls. Some fascinating stuff too. Staff is very friendly, atmosphere is welcoming yet kind of modern and snazzy. The food is outstanding everything we had tasted just fabulous. Fried wontons with a great filling, tempura asparagus, chicken satay with peanut sauce, tried their basic fried rice, the... More 

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Additional Information about Indie Cafe

Address: 5951 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Sushi, Thai

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