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Favorite place in Chicago

This is our favorite part of Chicago and we stop here every time we drive through. We've tried many... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rochester, Minnesota
Little India, mini-Pakistan

I just love Indian material culture–food, music, textiles, jewelry–so when I travel I look for... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
Jersey City, New Jersey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our favorite part of Chicago and we stop here every time we drive through. We've tried many restaurants even in one day and have found that the smaller quick eats are much better than the fancier "higher rated" restaurants. Parking can be an...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank gurziwan
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We spent couple days in Chicago and both days we went to Devon avenue for Indian food but only thing good is they have big Indian grocery store. Food is overrated and parking is nightmare. We were serve cold food on both days in 3...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mukeshrajput6885
Reviewed November 12, 2018

I just love Indian material culture–food, music, textiles, jewelry–so when I travel I look for Indian shopping streets. This beats similar places like Manchester’s Curry Mile, Iselin, New Jersey, or Manhattan’s Little India both for its size and variety. One end of the street is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Sari shops galore, great resturants, music, bookstore, markets. I love this street because you're transported into another world. In the early afternoon or morning the street is quiet and you may even be able to find a parking spot but later in the afternoon its...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Enaj S
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Devon Avenue, west of Western Avenu, has long been the center for Indian and Pakistani dining and shopping. Restaurants and tea rooms, excellent. Clothes shopping? Mind blowing! For a gringa, finding such beautiful and wearable clothing from the subcontinent filled my suitcase. Beautiful clothes, handsome...More

Date of experience: February 2018
6  Thank lauraB4777YM
Reviewed June 1, 2018

This place is multi ethnic and diverse and serves as a place in Chicago where one can try different Indian and Middle eastern cuisines. Nice place to check out which adds to the overall perspective about Chicago

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Omniscient022
Reviewed April 29, 2018

The 28 excellent traveler photographs on this page only begin to capture the excitement and colour of Devon Avenue. ' At the west end at Kedzie, you'll find kosher establishments like Dunkin Donuts, the Great Chicago Food and Beverage Company, Tel Aviv Bakery, Kol Tuv...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed June 11, 2017

worth the trip. Very interesting neighborhood; stores, shops and restaurants. Easy to get to via CTA or cheap Uber drive. Some shopkeepers and storekeepers are more skittish about taking photos inside than others. But, I'd always ask permission first.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank tomMarietta
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

My husband took my daughter & I here for Mother's Day. The restaurant was dimly lit, had a nice ambiance & felt welcoming. We were greeted as soon as we walked in the door, we were seated immediately and our waitress greeted us promptly. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
6  Thank KennedysMomma
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

I am on a business trip with my boss and colleague and the latter is from Pakistan. He wanted to have dinner that would remind him of home, so we went to Devon Ave. we chose a restaurant called Usmania. All food was fantastic! We...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Ava D
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Syed R
July 1, 2017|
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Response from Lenore J | Reviewed this property |
o my im not sure not close that is for sure to far
April 21, 2017|
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Response from Lenore J | Reviewed this property |
you must take the red line train to lyola stop to get the devon bus
Subhadip B
February 1, 2017|
Response from Allen21096 | Reviewed this property |
There are several city blocks full of stores and each store & restaurant sets its own hours. Go anywhere between Western Ave. on the east and Kedzie Ave on the west on Devon Ave.