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San Soo Gab San Korean Restaurant & Sushi House

) #2,844 of 7,830 Restaurants in Chicago $$ - $$$ Barbecue, Asian, Korean
5247 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2447
+1 773-334-1589
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“bulgogi” (5 reviews)
“beef” (5 reviews)
“short ribs” (3 reviews)
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Barbecue, Asian, Korean, Sushi
$$ - $$$
5247 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2447
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11 - 20 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 26 July 2016

Excellent korean BBQ. The variety is amazing and they start off by serving you atleast 25 bowls of short eats. The bulgogi is to die for ... Would go there again purely for the Bulgogi.

Thank Aftab T
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I have been going there since 91. Still a great place to eat. The kalbi is wonderful. A must try. You won't regret it. The prices are very reasonable. Service leaves a bit to be desired but the food makes up for it.

Thank Poogenstein
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I have been coming here for over a decade and always loved the rich flavorful meats and yummy abundant sides. In the last few years this place has really lost its touch. I took my mom there for Mother's day and ordered the kalbi and...More

Thank Paddy312
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Good amount of food. My boyfriend and I got there to eat. We wait about 45 minutes to dine. It was Saturday dinner and was very busy! But good food and filling. You don't need to order too much, two orders of grill was enough...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Liking the combo of Korean BBQ and Japanese sushi. We loved everything we tried. Was a bit smoky in there but we're happy they were able to seat a large party at the last minute. Would recommend a reservation if you have a large party...More

Thank Globe_Trotter_Go
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Two people for lunch ordering off the regular menu came to $80. Sure, you get the HUGE tray of mini bowls of stuff, but each is filled with up to 3oz max of vegetables. The protein is on the plate. Decent quantity, but just standard...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 21 September 2015

We ended up here for dinner and had a selection of dishes, food, service and the facilities were average and nothing better. Too expensive for what it is and food was just ok

Thank stuart w
Reviewed 3 June 2015

This Korean BBQ is my wife's favorite! We both love all the side dishes and the quality of the food. If you like Korean BBQ then this is a restaurant you will enjoy. Not fancy, booths are small but the restaurant can hold a lot...More

Thank George A
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Wow! we had an amazing Korean bbq, we ordered the marinated beef, and it was just insane, they brought all this side dishes all very good, great place to go and get satisfy.

Thank Analave
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Excellent food and fun venue. Sample any and everything. Fun place to eat for sure. Only knock, and it can't be avoided, but you will leave there smelling like Korean food.

Thank BuenosNachos2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5247 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2447
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Lincoln Square
  • Neighbourhood: Lincoln Square
  • Phone Number: +1 773-334-1589
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