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Couscous Restaurant Incorporated

1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
+1 312-226-2408
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
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Nov 13, 2017
“Quaint restaurant in Little Italy”
Jun 28, 2017
“Excellent falafel!”
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly
1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
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Reviewed November 13, 2017

Great shwarma, great humus, and chicken tika. The owner was super nice, it's a one man show and he does it all himself from scratch. Walking distance from Medical District. I will come again. Every one who came in was also super nice and we...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank malydzik1
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

I came before going to the King and I. I loved the falafel. I also ordered tabouleh and while not the best I've had, it was flavorable. It was too oily and had more lemon and parsley, and too little bulgar wheat. I also had...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

As you enter you'll see the old guy who runs this place. He does all the chores from setting up the table, taking, orders, cooking, serving and billing. Now you'll wonder it'll take long for the food to come. It does nut not too long...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Praval_zulfie
Reviewed July 24, 2016

inexpensive and delicious: dinner for two was $18 and the food was great. a much needed cultural break from the overpriced italian *american* restaurants that populate taylor street. i had a lovely conversation with the gentleman who ran couscous: great understanding between an italian (me)...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank godard17
Reviewed August 26, 2015

This is a small place, run by one man. He does both the cooking and the table waiting (at least at dinner time). The food was very good. From scratch hummus and pita bread, delicious! Hummus was a bit spicier than I was used to,...More

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Shukitty
Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is our go to middle eastern place at home and has been for almost ten years. Fabulous hummus and grape leaves. I usually order one of the vegetarian dishes, all great. BYOB a big plus.

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank goskiing
Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

I like the Shawarma and Falafel here and the good thing is that the owner runs the complete show here. Things can be slow at times but the personal attention and quality of food makes up for it.

Thank Pranay R
Reviewed September 11, 2014

If you want simply presented and tasty mediterranean food on the west side of Chicago, this is it. great falafel, babaganouj, hummus and all the usual suspects. Friendly host and hostess, university clientele.

Date of visit: September 2014
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Reviewed March 1, 2008

Great place for lunch.

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Restaurant Details

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$5 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Side
  • Neighborhood: West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-226-2408
Fine Mediterranean Cuisine Featuring flavors of the Maghreb DINE IN - CARRY OUT - BYOB
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