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Chicago Kalbi Korean Restaurant

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3752 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-5726
+1 773-604-8185
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
May 18, 2018
“This is Japanese Yaki-Niku place”
Nov 19, 2017
“Awesome time”
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Japanese
$$ - $$$
3752 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-5726
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We went to this place with group. The meat is very juicy. Good size volume. They also serve liver, stomach and other Japanese delicacy. Still you could stick to usual juicy rib meat. Relatively wide range of choice of sake and Shochu. We have been...More

Thank seiichiro a
Reviewed November 19, 2017

Reminds me of the real deal. I was stationed in South Korea and miss Korean BBQ. Everyone is very nice and service is super fast.

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Korean BBQ is always fun and this place does it well. Meat portions are a good size and the banchan are all delicious. Parking can sometimes be difficult in this area.

Thank mibbiw3
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic family owned cook at your table Japanese steak house. Lots of good choices...meat, seafood, saki, etc

Thank fredkirby1
Reviewed February 27, 2017 via mobile

One of my favs...a wonderful family owned operation. Shrimp, beef, veg, cooked by yourself at your table.

Thank fredkirby1
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We were lost, searching for ANY KOREAN restaurant. By chance we came upon Chicago Kalbi in Little India. What fortune. This restaurant has been at this site for decades and the autographed pictures from celebrities attest to the quality of its service. It is an...More

Thank garylT9246KL
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

After reading the many positive reviews, my family decided that Chicago Kalbi would be a fun night out. It truly exceeded my expectations. The staff were friendly and solicitous throughout the meal. Our kids (who can be pretty picky eaters) had an absolute blast cooking...More

Thank Guita G
Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service but food is average. Often still frozen, small portions pretty expensive. There are better.

Thank Mina M
Reviewed September 11, 2015

Yes it is Korean but the owner and staff are Japanese. I have lived in both Japan and Korea so I know good Korean BBQ and Japanese food. My kids are half Japanese. I loved being able to speak with them in Japanese. My teens...More

Thank Kellie J
Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

We visited with two adults and our 14 year old daughter who is incredibly picky, but also loved Chicago Kalbi. In fact she asked if we could replicate the sauces at home! We ordered Combo Set B, which was a perfect mix of meats, soup,...More

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3752 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-5726
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighborhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-604-8185
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