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HaiSous Vietnamese Kitchen

1800 S Carpenter Street, Corner of 18th St & Carpenter, Chicago, IL 60608
+1 312-702-1303
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  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“chicken wings” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (2 reviews)
“fried rice” (2 reviews)
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Vietnamese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1800 S Carpenter Street, Corner of 18th St & Carpenter, Chicago, IL 60608
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been to different cities in Vietnam (Hanoi, Hoi An, Saigon) and truly love Vietnamese food. That was not the case before our trip to Vietnam, we just didn't really find a place that made Vietnamese cuisine appealing here in Chicago other than Le...More

Thank AlexisRF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've ventured to dinner here twice in the past 2 - 3 weeks. After our first visit, we were eager for more. The second time did not disappoint. The dishes we tried were not traditional Vietnamese fare. Dishes are a fusion of different traditions and...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a good option in Pilsen if you're looking for something other than Mexican, Honkey Tonk or Dusek's. I'll just get the service out of the way - our waiter (wish I could remember his name!) was pretty bad in terms of ignoring us - but...More

Thank apple1972
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to an early dinner on Saturday as that was the only reservation available. There was a big group of young families behind us having dinner. It was small plates that are meant to be shared, though there were much more substantial dishes that were...More

Thank Carlie
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Can't say enough about this restaurant. The food was excellent - very tasty, fresh, flavorful. The ambience is nice, warm and welcoming and the service was great. The waiter was sufficiently attentive, very friendly and yet left us to talk. The pace was perfect. I'll...More

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Went here for a late, Friday dinner with a close friend. We had the whole fried fish of the day, octopus salad, roasted cauliflower and the egg noodle dish. Everything was delicious! We sat at the chefs’ counter and that was also a great choice....More

Thank Fati B
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Outstanding food and service pre fire was fairly priced and gave a good variety of food staff was very helpful gave good advice

Thank George P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This place was worth a cab ride from downtown. Decor a mix of minimalism and warm lighting. A warm welcome from the host on the reception .. a genuine smile and an accomplished manner. Good wine to pair with the food.. safe rather than 'out...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 6 October 2017

The minute you walk through the door of HaiSous, the vibe and aroma hits you. At 7 p.m., the chatter level was high, but manageable, and it looked as if everyone was celebrating a special occasion. We were celebrating my wife's birthday. It is a...More

1  Thank DRGilbert
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It can be daunting to look at an Asian menu. What to order? At HaiSous they will learn what you like and bring it out to you. Great service! and the food is so subtly delicious.

Thank wordslea
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1800 S Carpenter Street, Corner of 18th St & Carpenter, Chicago, IL 60608
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 312-702-1303
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A true Vietnamese Kitchen by husband and wife team, Chef Thai & Danielle Dang. We offer authentic Vietnamese flavors that stem from the root of Chef Thai's heart. Expect exciting flavors, interesting ingredients, warm welcoming service, in a fun and accessible space.
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