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952 Harlem Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-4275
+1 847-724-1111
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11:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

I had the bi bimbop. It's one of my favorites. I've had it in 10 other Korean restaurants. They only charge of 995. It was as good as restaurants that charge twice as much. Get it with black rice. Delicious.

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Thank Shep E
Chicago, Illinois
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153 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014

I've been here a few times with my mom and the food's always been good. I usually get soondubu, but the last time I went, I ordered bibimbop and I wasn't that impressed. Perhaps it was because I didn't really like the runny yolk. Overall, I like the place. Just the last time I went, I wasn't all too happy... More 

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Thank Alysia R
New Haven, Connecticut
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241 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2014

This is a terrific Korean restaurant in a nondescript shopping mall. If you blink you may miss this restaurant as it is so unassuming in the corner of the plaza! The food is terrific, so look past the bland decor. When I was there with my family for dinner, it seemed as if one woman were running the whole show.... More 

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Thank Joshdent
Glenview, Illinois
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

We have lived in Glenview for many years, but until I read an item in Yelp, didn't know this had become a Korean restaurant. We tried it for lunch, and it was nearly but not quite empty at 1:30 pm. The waitress was friendly and offered help at many points. The onion and seafood pancakes were great, but almost too... More 

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Thank Sleepyhead52
Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2013

I've been to a lot of Korean Restaurant and Cho Jung is our FAVORITE!! Owner and son is very nice, although we are not Korean, we were always treated very nice. The food is always excellent!! Please try this place if ever you are in the area, you will not regret it!!

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Thank Melissa B
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21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

I have been to Cho Jung several times and it never disappoints. The cooking is traditional and tasty! I never have had a bad meal there.

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Thank john v
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59 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2013

I love exploring new cuisines and Cho Jung was a great introduction to Korean food. We were the only non-Koreans in the place for lunch--always a good sign that the food is authentic. The menu gives the name of the food in Korean and then lists the English translation. The meal begins with about 10 little appetizer plates. I didn't... More 

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Thank awaintroob
Chicago
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2012

Our family eats here often. This place is 100% Korean. Sometimes, the owners son may inform patron when they enter that this is NOT a chinese restaurant. We love the grill at the table, referred to as Korean BBQ, although there isn't any BBQ sauce as american's know it. The soups are great also. You will get a ton of... More 

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Glenview, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2012

So authentic that we had no idea what to order. We couldn't read the menu and didn't know anything about how to eat the food. We took our 3 kids and had a blast. They were friendly and helpful. We tried the most amazing things and although we felt a little silly, it was a fun adventure for all.

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Thank Angie B
chicago, IL
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2011

unassuming mall location with minimal ambiance but serves delicious korean food-try the pancakes under "appetizers" and the hot pots-good food and good value

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 952 Harlem Ave, Glenview, IL 60025-4275
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Glenview
  • Phone Number: +1 847-724-1111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?