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Dirk's Fish and Gourmet Shop


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Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed April 21, 2019

Oh such a find! We got the sashimi grade salmon cut as sashimi, picked up pickled ginger and wasabi -- oh oh oh what a meal! The guys are all very nice too -- to adults and to kids. Lots more to try but I...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank trekkingandmore
Reviewed December 22, 2018

$12 for 2 cups of watered down lobster bisque with a shell. $8 for herring in wine sauce comprised of 8 small pieces of herring. $60 a pound for sable. No thank you. Never again.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Stan N
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Dirk's has excellent fish - the best there is in Chicago. The quality is excellent, as is the selection. Friendly and helpful employees.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Beverly R
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Dirk’s is my go to for any type of fish!! The quality is the absolute best and the employees are totally cool!! Best cocktail shrimp anywhere in the world!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Prego51
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Dirk's has been my seafood store for years. Their assortment is excellent, they always tell you where the fish is from, how it is raised or caught and the sustainability of the species. They provide the freshest fish, recipes, a friendly atmosphere even for newbies,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank T4934YHandrewh
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We missed the legendary Saturday fish cookout at Dirk’s so we grabbed lunch on Sunday. We got the the spicy crawfish salad sandwich, the tuna salad sandwich, and the fish tacos. Let me tell you, the spicy description does NOT disappoint!! Everything was just delicious!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

This is definitely my go-to place for special seafood. Fresh, tasty, and with a lot of great, unusual offerings.

Date of visit: February 2017
1  Thank vox-sf
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Always fine service and great fish. Clean. Helpful staff. A main stay in our community for many years. Parking right outside in street-side mall.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank MarshBruce
Reviewed September 22, 2016

This is my new go-to place for seafood. Fresh, big, delcicious Hokkaido scallops! Halibut cheeks! Where do you see those?? You don't! Delicious crab cakes, live lobster. We had a veritable feast with items from here the other night. You should, too!

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank vox-sf
Reviewed August 15, 2015

Talk to Dirk, he will take care of you. We were visiting from out of town with a major craving for some raw oysters. Dirk took care of us big time. We got to try all the available varieties, walked away with 4 dozen oysters...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank alam555
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