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Shiso BYOB Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar

449 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1127
+1 312-649-1234
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
18 Jun 2016
“Surprisingly good sushi”
19 Jul 2015
“Nice little spot”
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Sushi, Japanese
$$ - $$$
449 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1127
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

Nice quaint sushi restaurant on North Ave. VERY small space, but was cozy instead of cramped. Very friendly and attentive staff. The sushi was above average and better than what I was expecting. We ordered the fried calamari, miso soup, seaweed salad, a few rolls...More

Thank Leo S
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Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Very nice spot, definitely try the Sears tower maki and the house saki if you don't byob, which we forgot on this trip!! Definitely try it!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

Service is good, location is good but the sushi just isn't good at all and it's too expensive. Tastes like sushi that you buy at the grocery store that's pre made. Sushi para is a better choice.

Thank Jushooks99
Reviewed January 24, 2013 via mobile

This is good everyday sushi. No thrills or frills. Keep it simple and order the 'regular' items (spicy tuna roll, spider roll, pieces of hamachi). Good food fast at a reasonable price.

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed July 21, 2012

While this place is not in a strip mall, that's what I would equate it to. We've been here a few times as it is in our hood and due to it being BYOB but it's just not good quality sushi. The only roll that...More

Thank schwetz73
Reviewed November 28, 2010

Modern deco BYOB Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar with a fun unique maki presentation served daily in the heart Chicago's Old Town Neighborhood. SkyScraper Maki. Sushi Chefs build famous buildings and landmark Chicago skyscrapers right on the platter.

Thank garwoodpr
Reviewed November 28, 2010

We decided on a whim to try this little chinese restaurant/takeaway as it was really near our hotel, and we're very happy we did. The place looks a little cheap from the outside, but once we got inside the staff were really friendly and helpful....More

Thank teafour2
Reviewed March 28, 2010

This was our second time at this restaurant and both times the food was excellent! Crunchy spicy tuna roll, red dragon roll, crazy crumb roll and King California roll were all great!! The banana tempora with ice cream for dessert was excellent! Best of all,...More

Thank kpycsy
Reviewed January 29, 2008

my fav chinese take-out in my old neighborhood

Thank ChiGalLauren
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 449 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610-1127
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-649-1234
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