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Aloha Eats

Lincoln Park
Hawaiian, Barbecue, Pacific Rim
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2534 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-1712
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Delicious Hawaiian street food. We ordered to pick up, were told 15 min, and it was hot and ready when we got there. We ordered the chicken Katsu lunch plate. It was plenty of food for 2 people. We ordered 2 servings of macaroni salad and 1 of rice instead of the standard. Chicken and macaroni salad were well paired... More 

Thank Mogirls
New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Walking down Clark one night because I was staying nearby, just getting a lay of the land, seeing what was around... When I spotted the word "Aloha" and realized it was a Hawaiian spot. I couldn't believe my luck. I love a good Hawaiian plate lunch and even more so when I saw the photo of musubi in the window... More 

Thank Steve H
Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Bottom Line: If you have a craving for some Hawaiian food, this place won't be memorable, but it will do. Ambiance: Nice, clean. Well-lit. Hawaiian vacation posters and framed newspaper articles. Very local feeling. Food: If you've spent any time in Hawaii eating "local food," you will find it here. Kalua Pork, Saimin, Loco Moco, Katsu, etc. We opted for... More 

Thank KrisK_8
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

My husband and I recently ate here. We ordered the Chicken Katsu and the Hawaiian BBQ Chicken plates. The servings were HUGE which is great; looking back we could have split one. The prices were very reasonable at around $10 each including rice and macaroni salad. We also got a side of their curry sauce which was delicious. Both dishes... More 

Thank lilperks
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69 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I got the Hawaiian BBQ mix plate. The food looked very well prepared! I was very pleased with the noodles, chicken, and Beef. However the short-rib that came with this plate was entirely fat, just about every bit of it, so I wasn't pleased with that. Especially when I paid nearly $15 for the entire thing. When I pay that... More 

Thank Luke Z
New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

We try to travel to Hawaii as often as we can. Looking for an alternative to deep dish pizza while spending a week in Chicago, we were very happy to find Aloha Eats. The pork & salmon plate lunches, including the sticky rice & mac salad, were ono (delicious.) Will definitely come back for more on our next visit to... More 

Thank BarbaraAndPaul
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

We found this restaurant while we lived in Chicago. It's been 4.5 years since we moved out of the city but we still find ourselves coming here when we visit. The food is really good, affordable and different. If you're going because you want some nice, sit down restaurant that will feel like Hawaii, you're in the wrong place. The... More 

Thank Reitz37
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

My children and I visited Aloha Eats in preparation of our upcoming vacation. The food was pretty good. My son ordered the loco moco, it was super tasty. My daughter ordered the pork, it was good. I ordered teriyaki chicken, which was tasty. The cashier was so sweet. She gave us tips for our vacation, places to eat and things... More 

Thank Latoya M
Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Months ago I met a guy from Hawaii and asked him about SPAM and his favorite way to eat it. Having never tried it myself I figured a native Hawaiin would be the one to ask, right? He recommended a SPAM Musubi and noted that I could get one at this place in Chicago. I ordered up the traditional SPAM... More 

Thank Nicholas O
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We had such a taste for Hawaiian food since we came back from Hawaii and luckily found this restaurant. It is just a small storefront with a few tables but the food is genuine Hawaiian. There are many choices and they are generous. There is no wait staff so you order at the counter and wait to be called when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $10
Hawaiian, Barbecue, Pacific Rim
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2534 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614-1712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: 773-935-6828

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Lincoln Park

Neighborhood Profile
Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a free zoo open to visitors year-round. This pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks, row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln Park itself borders the lakefront area offering peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline. The Lincoln Park Conservatory is one of the most popular attractions in the area, with the Chicago History Museum a close second. Armitage Avenue is where you’ll find great shopping from high-end retailers and small boutiques, whereas Clark Street houses cafes and restaurants. For more highbrow entertainment, walk along Lincoln Avenue to find some of Chicago’s finer museums and theaters.