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    Japanese restaurants (sushi and other)

    Downtown | Lincoln Park | Wrigleyville | Wicker Park | North | South | Suburbs | No longer in business | Japanese goods

    Name

    Address

    Phone

    Hours

    DOWNTOWN / RIVER NORTH

    TOP

    Benihana of Tokyo
    166 E. Superior
    also Lombard, Wheeling & Schaumburg
    (312)664-9643
     

    Bistro Pacific
    680 N. Lake Shore Dr.
    (312)397-1800
    Lunch M-F 11:30 - 2:30; Dinner M-Th 5-10pm, Fr&Sa 5-11pm, closed Sunday  

    CoCoRo (Shabu De Fondue)
    668 N. Wells (betw. Erie & Huron)
    (312)943-2220
    Closed Mon; Tu-Sa 11:30-2:15, 5:30-10; Su 5-10 

    Ginza
    19 E. Ohio
    (312)222-0600
    M-F 11:30-2 & 5-10, Sa 5-10

    Hatsuhana
    160 E. Ontario
    (312)280-8808
    lunch 11:45-2; dinner: ?

    New Japan Inn
    45 W. Division
    (312)787-4248
    closed Sun.

    Ron of Japan
    230 E. Ontario
    (312)644-6500
     

    Kamehachi
    240 E. Ontario
    (312)587-0600
    also Old Town and Northbrook; Lunch: M-Sa 11:30 am - 2 pm; Dinner: M-Th 5-10 pm, Fr&Sa 5-12 mid, Su 4:30-9:30pm  

    Akai Hana Sushi & Coffee
    848 N. State (near Chestnut)
    (312)787-4881
     

    Naniwa
    607 N. Wells St. (just north of Ohio)
    (312)255-8555
     

    Sushi Wabi
    842 W. Randolph
    (312)563-1224
     

    Sushi Doraku
    1139 N. State
    (312)867-7772
    Kaiten sushi (conveyor belt); AYCE

    Jia's
    901 N. State
    2 E. Delaware
    (312)642-0626
    Chinese/sushi; also on Halsted 

    Big Bar (Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel)
    151 E. Wacker
    (312)565-1234 
     

    No MI (Park Hyatt hotel)
    800 N. Michigan Ave.
    (312)335-1234 
     

    Typhoon
    900 N. Michigan Ave.
    (312)642-5030
    Pan-Asian 

    Dozo Sushi & Lobster
    100 E. Walton
    (312)274-1000
     

    Tokyo Lunchbox
    179 W. Van Buren
    (312)435-4006
     

    Starfish
    804 W. Randolph
    (312)997-2433
     

    Shinjuku Station Sushi Express
    100 W. Madison?
     
     

    Teriyaki Express Japan Kitchen
    31 S. Franklin
    (312)427-6889
     

    Oysy
    888 S. Michigan Ave.
    (312)922-1127
     

    Little Tokyo Express
    700 N. Michigan Ave.
    (312)274-1882
     

    Sushi Huku
    505 N. Lake Shore Dr., Suite #105
    (312)644-0449
     

    LINCOLN PARK

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    Foreign Affairs (Claridge Hotel)
    1244 N. Dearborn
    (312)787-4980
     

    Hanabi
    806 W. Webster 
    (773)935-3474
    lunch & dinner, closed Wed.

    Itto Sushi
    2616 N. Halsted
    (773)871-1800
     

    Edo
    2407 N. Clark (near Fullerton)
    (773)281-3131
     

    Kabuki II
    2473 N. Clark
    (773)975-7033
     

    Kamehachi 
    1400 N. Wells (& Shiller)
    (312)664-3663
    also near North & Northbrook; Lunch M-Sa 11:30 am - 2 pm; Dinner M-Th 5 pm - 12:30 am, Fr&Sa 5 pm - 1:30 am, Su 4:30 - 11:30 pm  

    Cafe Sushi
    1342 N. Wells
    (312)337-0700 
     

    Morida (/Shine Garden)
    903 W. Armitage
    (773)296-0885
     

    Sai Cafe 
    2010 N. Sheffield
    (773)472-8080
    only dinner 4:30 - 11

    Tsunami
    1160 N. Dearborn (near Division)
    (312)642-9911
     

    Heat
    1507 N. Sedgewick
    (773)397-9818
     

    Green Tea
    2206 N. Clark
    (773)883-8812
     

    Torajiro
    432 W. Diversey
    (773)477-5000  
     

    Kyoto
    2534 N. Lincoln
    (773)477-2788 
    Tu-F lunch 11:30 - 2pm,
    Tu-Th Dinner 5-10:30pm,
    Fr-Sa 5-11pm,
    Su 5-9:30 

    Ringo
    2507 N. Lincoln Ave.
    (773)248-5788
    Daily 4-10:30, closed on Tuesday 

    Sushido
    1443 W. Fullerton Ave.
    (773)472-9066
     

    Himawari
    346 W. Armitage
    (773)871-4777
    M-Su 4:30 - 11pm  

    Dragon Room dance club (has sushi bar)
    809 W. Evergreen
    (312)751-2900
     

    WRIGLEYVILLE

    TOP

    Kabuki III
    3647 N. Southport (just north of Addison)
    (773)281-9155  
     

    Matsuya 
    3469 N. Clark
    (773)248-2677
     

    Nagano
    3475 N. Clark
    (773)871-2312
    closed Mon., Tu-F 11:30-2:30, 5-10; Sa 5-11; Su 12-3:30, 5-10

    New Tokyo 
    3139 N. Broadway
    (773)248-1193
     

    No Hana 
    3136 N. Broadway
    (773)528-1902
     

    Sanko
    3485 N. Clark (near Addison)
    (773)528-1930
     

    Shiroi Hana 
    3242 N. Clark
    (773)477-1652
    Lunch Mon-Sat 12-2:30; Dinner  Mon-Thu 5-10, Fri-Sat 5:00-10:30, Sun 4:30-9:30

    Tomodachi
    3468 N. Clark
    (773)296-0857
     

    Yoshi's Cafe
    3257 N. Halsted
    (773)248-6160
     

    Hey Sushi
    2630 N. Clark St.
    (773)248-3900
     

    Miki Cafe/Yuki Hana
    2920 N. Clark
    (773)388-1818
     

    Tombo Kitchen
    3244 N. Lincoln Ave.
    (773)244-9885
     

    Rise
    3401 N. Southport
    (773)525-3535
     

    Shabu-Ya
    3475 N. Clark
    (773)388-9203
     

    House of Sushi and Noodles
    1610 W. Belmont (also entrance on Lincoln)
    (773)935-0110
     

    Chen's Mandarin Szechwan
    3506 N. Clark St.
    (773)549-1280 
    Chinese/sushi bar 

    Jia's
    2545 N. Halsted
    (773)477-6256
    Chinese/sushi 

    U-Mi Sushi
    1624 W. Belmont
     
     

    WICKER PARK

    TOP

    Pacific Cafe
    1619 N. Damen
    (773)722-4342
    Su,M,W,Th 11:30am-10pm, Tu 4:30-10pm, Fr-Sa 11:30am-11pm

    Kudo
    1635 N. Milwaukee
    (773)252-2233
    W-Su 11:30-2:30; Tu-Sa 5-10:30; Su-M 4:30-9:30 

    Mirai Sushi
    2020 W. Division
    (773)862-8500
     

    Bob San
    1805 W. Division
    (773)235-8888
     

    Blue Fin
    1952 W. North Ave.
    (773)394-7373
    M-Sa 12-2:30pm & 5-11pm

    NORTH

    TOP

    Akasaka
    5978 N. Lincoln
    (773)989-1115
     

    Katsu
    2651 W. Peterson
    (773)784-3383
    Closed Tues.

    Kotobuki
    5547 N. Clark
    (773)275-6588
     Tu-Th 11:30-2, 5-10; F 11:30-2, 5-10:30, Sa 5-10:30, Su 4-9

    Kysoya Japanese noodle house
    5828 N. Lincoln
    (773)784-6686
     M-S 11-10:30; Sun closed

    Midori
    3310 W. Bryn Mawr
    (773)267-9733
     

    Paradise Cafe
    2912 W. Montrose
    (773)588-3304
     

    Shimizu Sumi
    (1644 W. Bryn Mawr) wrong address
     
     

    Sunshine Cafe
    5449 N. Clark
    (773)334-6214
     

    Tokyo Marina
    5058 N. Clark
    (773)878-2900
     

    Tampopo
    5665 N. Lincoln
    (773)561-2277
     

    Garden Buffet
    5347 N. Lincoln
    (773)728-1249  
    Korean buffet - has a small sushi bar  

    Sushi House
    5247 N. Western
    (773)334-2115  
     

    Nikko Japanese Steakhouse
    8535 W. Higgins (and Cumberland)
    (773)693-4444 
    in Marriott O'Hare hotel 

    SOUTH

    TOP

    Kikuya
    1601 E. 55th St. 
    (773)667-3727
     Tu-Sa 12-10 (kitchen closes at 9:30pm), Sun. 4-9pm, Monday closed

    Penang - Malaysian cuisine & sushi bar
    2201 S. Wentworth  
    (312)326-6888
    open 7 days a week, 11:30 am - 11 pm  

    Saigon Vietnamese Restaurant and Shabu Shabu
    232 W. Cermak 
    (312)808-1318
     

    SUBURBS (suburbs in alpha order)

    TOP

    Port Edward Restaurant (mainly a fine dining seafood restaurant, but does have a sushi bar)
    Algonquin: Algonquin Rd and Rt. 62 (Fox River at the bridge)
    (847)658-5441
    Lunch M - F 11:30 - 3; Dinner M - Th 5 - 10 pm; Fr Intl Seafood Buffet 5 - 9:30pm, dinner till 11; Sa 5 - 11pm, Su Brunch 9:30 - 1, dinner 3 - 9pm  

    Japanese Bowl House
    Arlington Hts.: 1918 S. Arlington Hts. Rd.
    (847)437-7878
     

    Kitakata
    Arlington Hts.: 20 E. Golf Rd. (east of Arl. Hts. Rd.)
    (847)364-7544
    closed Mon.

    Rokbonki Japanese Steak House
    Arlington Hts.: 876 W. Dundee Rd.
    (847)506-1212
     

    Pacific Buffet
    Arlington Hts.: 880 W. Dundee Rd.
    (847)368-1234
     

    Sea Ranch fish market
    Arlington Hts.: 1087 E. Golf Rd.  (Golf 1/2 mile E. of Arl. Hts. Rd., between Busse & A. H.)
     (847)956-7040
     

    Mitsuwa Market(formerly Yaohan) shopping center
    Arlington Hts.: 100 E. Algonquin Rd.
    (847)956-6699 
     

    Yuzen Flying Steak and Seafood House
    w/ Tapas sushi bar (Yuraku Tei?)
    Arlington Hts.:236 Golf Rd.
    (847)437-2323
     

    Yoshi Hana Arlington Hts.:1309 Rand Rd.
    (847)590-9722
    Lunch: Tu - Sa 11-2:30. Dinner: Tu - Th 5-10pm; F & Sa 5-11pm; Su 4:30-9:30. Closed Monday.
    Have white tuna.

    Sun Shui Restaurant
    Arlington Hts.: 155 W. Rand Rd.
    (847)870-8888
     

    Shogun Japanese Steak House
    Aurora: 596 S. Route 59
    (630)406-0811
     

    Japanese Garden
    Bannockburn: 2201 Waukegan Rd.
    (847)940-7824
     

    Sagano
    Barrington: 110 N. Hough Street
    (847)382-8980
     

    Hanabi
    Buffalo Grove: 734 S. Buffalo Grove Rd. (near Dundee)
    (847)215-9088  
    Lunch M - F 11 - 2; Dinner M - Sa 4:30 - 9:30 pm, Su 3 - 9pm  

    Kamon
    Buffalo Grove: 129 Arlington Hts. Rd., NE corner of A. H. & Lake Cook (Chase Plaza)
    (847)537-7550
    Lunch M-F 11:30 - 2; Dinner M-Sa 5-10pm, closed Sunday  

    Taste of Tokyo
    Buffalo Grove: 159 McHenry Rd.
    (847)459-1656
    Lunch M-F 11:00 - 2; Dinner M-Sa 5-10pm, Sunday 5:30-9pm  

    Kinta Sushi
    Carol Stream: 135 Hiawatha Dr.
    (630)260-9557 
     

    Bistro Nami
    Clarendon Hills: 439 W. Ogden Ave.
    (630)230-0100 
     

    Edo IP
    Crest Hill: 1701 N. Larkin Ave., (just north of Joliet) Corner of 30 and Larkin; off I-55, south on Weber Rd., at ~5 mi. it becomes Larkin
    (815)729-4155
     

    Kyoto (formerly Sapporo)
    Crystal Lake: 6320 Northwest Hwy.
    (815)477-8300
     

    Wakaba
    Deerfield: 20506 N. Milwaukee Ave. (between Lake Cook Rd and Deerfield Rd)
    (847)541-7777
    Tu-Th 11:30-2pm & 5-10pm, Fr 11:30-2pm & 5-10:30pm, Sa 4-10:30pm, Su 4-9pm, M closed

    Kyoto Sushi
    Downers Grove: 1408 Butterfield Rd.
    (630)627-8588
    closed on Sundays  

    Sushi-Ya
    Elk Grove Village: 1201 E. Higgins Rd.
    (847)437-2222
    Lunch: M-F 11 am - 3 pm, Dinner: M-Sa 6 pm - 10 pm  

    Wako
    Elk Grove Village: 1112 W. Devon
    (630)529-8822
     

    Daruma
    Evanston: 2901 Central St. (between Gross Pt & Green Bay)
    (847)864-6633
     

    Kuni's
    Evanston: 511 Main St. near Chicago
    (847)328-2004
     closed Tues.

    New Japan
    Evanston: 1322 Chicago (near Dempster)
    (847)475-5980
     

    Sushi Arigato 
    Evanston: 822 Clark
    (847)328-4848 
     

    J. K. Sweets 
    Evanston: 720 1/2 Clark
    (847)864-3073 
    Mainly an ice cream shop, but now also offers some sushi  

    Dozika  
    Evanston: 601 Dempster St.
    (847)869-9740  
    M-Th 11am - 10 pm, F-Sa 11am - 10:30pm, Su 12-9:30pm; also delivers  

    Sesame Inn
    Evergreen Park: 2941 W. 95th
    (708)229-2373
     

    Chi Tung
    Evergreen Park: 9560 S. Kedzie
    (708)636-8180 
     

    Fuji Grill
    Forest Park: 315 Harlem Ave.
    (708)366-3773 
     

    Ju Rin
    Geneva: 1772 S. Randall Rd.
    (630)262-9590  
     

    Japan 77 Steak House
    Glendale Hts.: 2206 Bloomingdale Rd.
    (630)893-3377
     

    Tatami
    Glenview: 1859 Waukegan Rd.(between lake and Willow)
    (847)998-8887  
     

    Carson's Chinese and Sushi
    Glenview: 1320 Waukegan Rd.
    (847)724-9292  
    Su-Th 11am-9:30 pm, F-Sa 11 - 10:30pm  

    Sushi Yami (Yama?)
    Glenview: 9717 Milwaukee
    (847)965-4166  
     

    Ichiban of Tokyo
    Glenview: 2749 Pfingsten Rd.
    (847)272-9300
     

    Ichiban
    Gurnee: 5340 Grand Ave.
    (847)856-8800  
     

    Little Tokyo
    Gurnee: 6170 W. Grand Ave.
    (847)856-0838  
     

    Hayashi
    Gurnee: 6641 C Grand Ave.
    (847)856-0270
    also/formerly in Highland Pk?

    Fuji-Ya
    Harwood Hts: 7201 W. Wilson
    (708)867-3000
     

    Byerly's market 
    Highland Park
     
     

    Happi Sushi
    Highland Pk.: 561 Roger Williams Ave., just east of Green Bay Rd.
    (847)432-1516
    Tu-Th 5-9:30pm, Fr 5-10pm, Sa 4:30-10pm, Su 4-9pm
    fax (847)432-1666

    Maru Japanese Restaurant
    Highland Park: 600 Central Ave. (at First)
    (847)266-7302  
    Lunch M-F 11:30 - 2:30; Dinner M-Th 5-9:30, Fr & Sa 4:30 - 10:30, Su 4:30 - 9:30  

    Hana Japan
    Highland Park: 508 E. Old Elm
    (847)266-0891  
    M-Sa 10 - 9:30; Su 11 -9:30 pm  

    Hayashi
    Highland Pk.: 1636 Old Deerfield Rd.
    (847)831-3155
     

    Kinokawa
    Hoffman Estates:1578 W. Algonquin Rd.
    (630)705-9200  
     

    Nippon Kan Sushi Bar/Chicago Kosaido Sushi Bar at Hilldale Golf Club
    Hoffman Estates:1655 Ardwick
    (847)310-1100  
     

    Sushi Kushi Toyo
    Lake Forest: 825 S. Waukegan Rd.
    (847)234-9950
    M - Sa: lunch 11:30 am - 2:00 pm, dinner 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm; Sunday dinner 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm  

    Bistro Wasabi
    Lake in the Hills: 4590 W. Algonquin Rd.
    (847)515-2700  
     

    Ariana
    Lincolnwood: 7350 N. Lincoln Ave.
    (847)674-8282  
     

    Renga-Tei
    Lincolnwood: 3956 W. Touhy (& Crawford)
    (847)675-5177 
    M,W-F 11:30-2, 5-10; Sa-Su 5-10; Tue closed 

    Chiba Japanese Express
    Lincolnwood: 3333 W. Touhy
    (847)675-3650
     

    Happy Kitchen
    Lincolnwood: 4706 W Touhy
    (847)679-1717
     

    Seoul-Tokyo Restaurant
    Lisle: 1600 Maple Ave. #C
    (630)810-0006  
     

    Benihana
    Lombard: 747 E. Butterfield Rd.
    (630)571-4440  
     

    Fuji Hana (Nagano?)
    Lombard: 1005 E. St. Charles Rd.
    (630)629-2469 
     

    Momotaro
    Lombard: 801 Butterfield Rd. (betw. Meyer & Fairfield)
    (630)574-3324
     

    Sakkio Japan
    Lombard: 203 Yorktown Shopping Ctr.
    (630)620-9379
     

    Sushi Inn
    Lombard: 719 E. Roosevelt Rd.
    (630)932-9986
     

    House of Kobe II
    Merrillville, IN: 8101 Broadway
    Sushi Bar - (219) 791-0559
    Teppan-Yaki (219) 791-0669
     

    Da-Ke Sushi
    Morton Grove: 5711 Dempster
    (847)583-8282
    Lunch M-F 11 - 2; Dinner M-Su 5-10 pm  

    Minato
    Morton Grove: 6026 Dempster
    (847)965-6688
    Lunch M-Sa 11:30 - 2:30; Dinner M-Th 4:30 - 10 pm, Fr & Sa 4:30 - 11 pm, Su 4 - 10 pm  

    Zin Mi Japanese Steak House
    Morton Grove: 9219 Waukegan Rd.
    (847)966-3303
     

    Kaya Japanese restaurant
    Morton Grove: 9412 Waukegan Rd.
    (847)966-4777
    M - Sa 11 am - 10:30 pm, closed Sunday  

    Izakaya Sankyu
    Mt. Prospect: 1176 S. Elmhurst Rd., (83 south of Golf Rd.)
    (847)228-5539
     

    Kampai
    Mt. Prospect: 2330 S. Elmhurst Rd.
    (847)640-6700
     

    Midori
    Mt. Prospect: 700 W. Rand Rd.
    (847)259-6010  
     

    Sakkio
    Mt. Prospect: 999 N. Elmhurst Rd.
    (847)253-0677
     

    Sakura
    Mt. Prospect: 105 S. Main St.
    (847)577-0444 
    Lunch: 11:30am-2:00pm(Tue-Fri only)
    Dinner: 5:00pm-10:30pm(Tue-Sun)
    Closed: Mondays  

    Ichiban
    Mundelein: 50 Oak Creek Plaza, Route 60
    (847)970-9733  
     

    Sakura of Tokyo
    Naperville: 1163 E. Ogden (& Iroquois Ctr. Rd.)
    (630)357-8415
     

    Shogun Japanese Steak House
    Naperville: 596 S. State Rte. 59
    (630)416-0871
     

    Sushi House
    Naperville: 175 W. Jackson Ave.
    (630)717-8888
     

    Yamado
    Naperville:929 E. Ogden
    (630)983-3567  
    I think they might've also offered lessons? 

    Senoya
    Niles: 8750 W. Golf Rd.
    (847)299-7717  
    Korean buffet w/ a little sushi 

    Sushi 21
    Niles: 8353 W. Golf
    (847)583-1212 
    Lunch: M-F 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
    Dinner: M-Th 5-10 pm, F 5-11pm
    Sat: 12 - 11pm, Sun 12 - 10pm  

    Kamehachi
    Northbrook: 1320 Shermer Rd.
    (847)562-0064
    also on Wells St. and Streeterville in Chicago
    Lunch 11:30 am - 2 pm; Dinner M-Th 5 - 10 pm, Fr&Sa 5 -11 pm, Su 4:30 - 9:30 pm

    Fujiyama
    Northbrook: 3057 Dundee Rd.
    (847)714-1319 
     

    Sushi Box
    Northbrook: 3494 Milwaukee Ave.
    (847)298-9888 
     

    Lionfish Zushi
    Northbrook: 2258 Northbrook Court Mall
    (847)564-9590 
     

    Ron of Japan
    Northbrook: 633 Skokie Blvd.
    (847)564-5900
     

    Kegon
    Northbrook: 569 Waukegan Rd. - Brookside Mall, on Waukegan Rd just south of Lake Cook Road.
    (847)498-1109  
     

    Pacific Rim Kitchen
    Northbrook: 315 Skokie Rd.
    (847)714-1888  
    pan-Asian; Lunch M-F 11 - 2:30; Dinner M-Th 2:30 - 9 pm, F 2:30 - 10 pm, Sa 12 noon - 10 pm, Su 12 noon - 9 pm  

    Dr. Zushi
    Northbrook: 300 Skokie Blvd
     
    Sushi and fusion  

    Fuji Japanese Steak House
    Orland Pk: 15132 S. LaGrange Rd.
    (708)403-1580
     

    Maki Sushi
    Park Ridge: 12 S Northwest Hwy.
    (847)318-1920 
     

    Sakura (Woodfield)
    Rolling Meadows: 4011 Algonquin Rd.
    (847)397-2166 
     

    Benihana
    Schaumburg: 1200 E. Higgins Rd.
    (847)995-8201  
     

    Daruma
    Schaumburg: 1823 W. Golf Rd., (Poplar Creek Plaza)
    (847)310-8877 
    (847)882-9700
     

    Nobu's
    Schaumburg: 1318 N. Roselle Rd.
    (847)839-8622 
    M-F lunch 11:30 am - 2 pm, dinner 5 pm - 10 pm,
    Sa 5 - 10pm, closed Sundays 

    Fuji Grille
    Schaumburg: F316 Woodfield Mall
    (847)240-5252
     

    Todai
    Schaumburg: E-109 Woodfield Mall
    (847)619-1088
    AYCE

    House of Kobe
    Schererville, IN: 1951 US 41
    (219)322-1919
     

    Ed's Japanese Steak House
    Skokie: 5111 Brown St.
    (847)675-5337
     

    House of Tokyo
    St. Charles2762 E. Main St.
    (630)587-8711, ext 8712
     

    Minami
    Streamwood: 716 S. Barrington Rd.
    (630)830-6463
     

    House of Nippon
    Tinley Park: 16070 S. Harlem
    (708)444-7878
     

    Sushi Masa
    Vernon Hills: 701 N. Milwaukee Rd. - SE corner of 21 (Milwaukee Ave) and 60 (Town Line Rd.)
    (847)549-0101
     

    Tsukasa
    Vernon Hills: 700 N. Milwaukee Ave.
    (847)816-8770
     

    Sushi House
    Westmont: 830 E. Ogden Ave.
    (630)920-8948
     

    Uncle Lou
    Westmont: 246 N. Cass
    (630)515-8889
    Chinese/sushi 

    Yokohama
    Westmont: Burlington Ave.
    (630)810-0022
     

    Domo 77
    Wheaton: 2040 S. Naperville Rd.
    (630)690-3277
     

    Sushi House
    Wheaton: 281 Rice Lake Square
    (630)221-8986
     

    Sushi Joon
    Wheeling: 73 S. Milwaukee Ave., just south of Dundee
    (847)808-8038
    Lunch M-F 11:30-2:15; Dinner M-Sa 5-10 pm, Sun closed

    Benihana
    Wheeling: 150 Milwaukee Ave.
    (847)465-6021
    Lunch M-F 11:30 - 2, Sa 12 - 2pm, Su 12 - 3 pm;
    Dinner M-Th 5 - 9 pm, F 5 - 10 pm, Sa 4 - 10 pm, Su 3 - 9pm

    Akai Hana
    Wilmette: on Lake St. west of Skokie Blvd.; in 'West Lake Plaza', next to grocery
    (847)251-0384
     

    Kamakura
    Wilmette: 1116 Central Ave. (next to theater downtown)
    (847)256-6783
     

    Sea Ranch fish market
    Wilmette: 3217 Lake Ave.
    (847)256-4404
     

    Sea Ranch Grocery
    Wilmette: 3223 Lake Ave.
    (847-256-7010
     

    Kyoto (formerly Taifuko)
    Winnetka: 1062 Gage St.
    (847)784-9388
    Japanese, specializing in sushi.
    Lunch M-Sa 11:30am-2pm, Dinner Su - Th 4:30-9:30pm, F & Sa 4:30-10

    Takkatsu
    Winnetka: 45 Green Bay Rd.
    (847)784-9031  
     

    JAPANESE GOODS

    TOP

    J. Toguri Mercantile Co. gift shop
    851 W. Belmont, Chicago
     
     

    Japanese Culture Center
    1016 W. Belmont, Chicago
    (773)525-3141
    also in Arlington Hts. & Burbank 
    martial arts/zen/Japanese language

    Japan Information Center
    Olympia Center bldg, 737 N. Michigan Ave., 10th floor
    (312)280-0430
     

    Midwest Buddhist Temple
    435 W. Menomenee, Chicago 
    (near Sedgewick & North)
    (312)943-7801
    I know this is not "goods", but they also have festivals, lessons, etc.

    Mitsuwa Mkt. (formerly Yaohan Plaza) 
    Arlington Hts.: 100 E. Algonquin Rd.
    (847)956-6699
     

    Sea Ranch 
    Arlington Hts.: 1087 Golf (betw Busse & Arl Hts Rd)
    (847)956-7040
     

    Sea Ranch fish market and store
    Wilmette: 3217 W. Lake
    (847)256-4404
    M-Sa 10-7; Su 11-6

    Diho Market
    Morton Grove: 6120 W. Dempster
    (847)965-8688
    Asian grocery store 

    Dempster Fish Market
    Morton Grove: 5846 W. Dempster
    (847)581-9220
     

    Oriental Cooking School/Market
    2801 W. Howard
    (773)274-2826
    Asian grocery store, also offers sushi lessons

    Dundee Market Oriental Foods
    Northbrook: 3069 Dundee Rd.
     
    Asian grocery store; M-Th 9:30 am - 9 pm, Fr & Sa 9:30 am - 10 pm, closed Sunday  

    Also, some grocery stores (Whole Foods, Treasure Island, Dominick's etc.) and Chinese carryout places have started offering pre-packaged sushi, mostly maki.

    Other places which occasionally offer sushi lessons include Inspiration Cafe 4554 N. Broadway (773)878-0981, The Chopping Block 1324 W. Webster (773)472-6700, and other area cooking schools.

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