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Friends Sushi

710 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2504
+1 312-787-8998
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (144 reviews)
“miso soup” (19 reviews)
“maguro” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
710 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2504
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1 - 10 of 249 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We have passed by Friends many times. This time we went in. Not pretentious. Not stuffy. Just very good Japanese food and attentive, friendly service. And the prices are very reasonable. Sake don, yakisoba tofu were excellent.

Thank GeorgeFMarkhamON
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came here for dinner for two. We made reservations via Open Table and the hostess saw our reservation when we arrived. The establishment is very narrow with tables very close. You can literally reach over to the next table over and eat their food...More

Thank andrewt105
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good price/quality and very nice atmosphere. Sushi are really good, and served in large portion for an affordable price. Would go back!

Thank Sophie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little place is a hidden gem on Rush Street. It's very small, but the sushi is very good! Since it's small, reservations are a good idea. Their wine list is very good as well. Very convenient to the Miracle Mile.

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was super impressed with this place! The food was great! We had two rolls, and they were a good size! We also had the spicy miso soup and regular miso soup. They were also really great. We shared a couple bottles of saki and...More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered tonight through Uber eat. Salmon crispy rice appetazier was decent but the salmon itself was not prime quality and neither was the avocado. Taste wasn't there. Ordered 2 special makos. Again, wasn't floored. Doesn't hold a candle to what you can find in, say,...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here a couple years ago for a quick taste of shrimp tempura. Spent a little more time testing the menu. Really great tasting morsels here. The chefs can speak just enough English. The music is a bit more techno than most places, but the...More

Thank 1Emazing1
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We ordered sushi based off the recommendation of one of the doormen, we were not disappointed! They had a great menu and it tasted great! I don't remember what we ordered but it arrived very quickly and was still warm when we ate it! We...More

Thank Jessi G
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered soup broth which was perfect with fresh greens. The poke was amazing with seafood sprinkles. The kale salad was one of the most creative salads with fresh ingredients and crispy veggies and a mango dressing that was spectacular. The rolls are all good...More

Thank flowercountry2
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

A little tuck away by the Mag Mile. This place had great music, tasty cocktail and the sushi was amazing. Service was on spot and the establishment clean and crisp. Well worth s visit.

Thank Sharon B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 710 N Rush St, Chicago, IL 60611-2504
  • Public Transportation: Red line: State and Chicago
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighbourhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-787-8998
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