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Toro Sushi

$$ - $$$
Lincoln Park
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2546 North Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
+1 773-348-4877
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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San Francisco, California
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

After arriving into Chicago from a long road trip from San Francisco we decided to check this place out. Chef Mitch moved to Chicago from Monterey and offers a creative and delicious menu. We ordered four special rolls between the two of us and the most memorable was "the Pig and the Sea" roll with salmon, spicy scallop, bacon, yamahgoboh,... More 

Thank Timothy A
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

I ordered gyozas and three different kinds of nigiri and it was all delicious. The restaurant is conveniently located near the stop of bus lines 22 and 36. If I visit Chicago again, I will definitely go to eat there again.

Thank Ana S
Chicago, Illinois
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

Toro Sushi has the best sushi in Lincoln Park, and perhaps in Chicago. Mitch is the sushi master, and he not only makes great rolls, sushi, and sashimi, he is very entertaining. It's a tiny place, with no reservations and long waits. They will take your name and cell phone number so you can go to a nearby bar for... More 

Thank CamboIII
Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015

I have lived in Japan, Hawaii, LA, and have had plenty of sushi. As a kid, we used to eat at the old Hashikin on Clark. For old time sake, we decided to eat Japanese in the area. The sushi was terrible, I even spit some out, as I couldn't finish chewing it. Most of it was slightly frozen (unacceptable),... More 

Thank Curtis T
Chicago, Illinois
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176 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2015

you must go here. The OH MY GOD roll is OMG! Mitch is amazing and sitting at the bar will give you treats. First come basis. They will call you when your table is ready!

Thank Shanel S
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

Great sushi!! Small location so be prepared to wait, it was very much worth it!! Try one of Mitch's special rolls. Will be back often.

Thank Tnaklote
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288 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015

In a very small restaurant, lives amazing sushi! Small bar in front of the main chef who is quite friendly, seats about 10 people. The restaurant holds about 12 small tables. Waited about an hour but the service when seated was efficient and very helpful. BYOB is great. Oh my God was a terrific sushi as was the Spicey Taco... More 

Thank eyeu
New York
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2015

I don't know much about sushi's history in Chicago. And growing up in Toronto and London (Ontario, not England), followed by moves to Atlanta and New York, the question surfaces - can you really blame me? One of the most difficult things in life is to step outside a comfort zone, especially with something as deeply personal as a meal.... More 

Thank TheSushiLegend
memphis, tn
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27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2015

went with a large group of 7 and had to sit in the front window but we all sat together which was fun. The food was delicious. We love that it is BYOB. Big 10 roll was delicious. Don't recall the names of the other rolls we had but every single roll was delicious. Small room but a fun neighborhood... More 

Thank Marlene S
Chicago, Illinois
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2015

I had a full meal here but ended up going next door immediately after because I was still so hungry. The rolls weren't anything special for me either. I have had much better rolls at Mr. Samurai in Geneva, IL or Tokyo Lunchboxes in the Loop. The chef uses sunflower seeds in an interesting way but overall it didn't pay... More 

Thank Samira B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $25
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2546 North Clark St, Chicago, IL 60614
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Park
  • Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
  • Phone Number: +1 773-348-4877

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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.
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