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Joong Boo Market

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3333 N Kimball Ave, Chicago, IL 60618-5503
+1 773-478-5566
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2016

This market has everything you need to cook all sorts of Asian cuisines -- Korean, Chinese, Japanese, Thai, Vietnamese, Indian, and more. It offers all of those fresh, packaged, and unique ingredients you need to create authentic Asian food. Unless you arrive right when they open, AVOID THE PARKING LOT AT ALL COSTS, and park on the side street across... More 

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Chicago, IL
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2016

A good selection of Korean food products, but the place needs a good cleaning. At the stand outside you can buy freshly steamed buns. Inside they have a tiny restaurant, but good luck getting a seat. And like I said the place is DIRTY!

Thank travellotsChicago
Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

We really like this store. They have great fresh vegetables, frozen fish of all kinds, great choice of sides (ban chan), nice selection of so ju and even rice cookers, plates and bowls. We got sesame plants there in the spring and they grew as tall as me. Even the Korean pepper plants yielded a huge crop. The bao (stuffed... More 

Thank rvaccarello
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1,012 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

They have almost everything Korean, including food and kitchen appliances. The selection is awesome. They also have a small kitchen where they serve hot soup and other Korean foods. Parking is tight and congested, but otherwise this place is great.

1 Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
New Lenox, Illinois
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186 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

Neat place to get prepared dumplings to go, or shop for unique items. They have everything from milk to seafood.. If you want to create interesting meals or just buy Korean pastries, this is great place to try something new and different.

1 Thank Itsmekcr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Korean
Open Hours
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3333 N Kimball Ave, Chicago, IL 60618-5503
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-478-5566

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