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Couscous Restaurant Incorporated

1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
+1 312-226-2408
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good44%
  • Average0%
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13 Nov 2017
“Quaint restaurant in Little Italy”
28 Jun 2017
“Excellent falafel!”
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Tunisian, Vegetarian Friendly
1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Great shwarma, great humus, and chicken tika. The owner was super nice, it's a one man show and he does it all himself from scratch. Walking distance from Medical District. I will come again. Every one who came in was also super nice and we...More

Thank malydzik1
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

I came before going to the King and I. I loved the falafel. I also ordered tabouleh and while not the best I've had, it was flavorable. It was too oily and had more lemon and parsley, and too little bulgar wheat. I also had...More

Thank MoodyWench9094
Reviewed 18 October 2016

As you enter you'll see the old guy who runs this place. He does all the chores from setting up the table, taking, orders, cooking, serving and billing. Now you'll wonder it'll take long for the food to come. It does nut not too long...More

Thank Praval_zulfie
Reviewed 25 July 2016

inexpensive and delicious: dinner for two was $18 and the food was great. a much needed cultural break from the overpriced italian *american* restaurants that populate taylor street. i had a lovely conversation with the gentleman who ran couscous: great understanding between an italian (me)...More

Thank godard17
Reviewed 27 August 2015

This is a small place, run by one man. He does both the cooking and the table waiting (at least at dinner time). The food was very good. From scratch hummus and pita bread, delicious! Hummus was a bit spicier than I was used to,...More

Thank Shukitty
Reviewed 16 April 2015

This is our go to middle eastern place at home and has been for almost ten years. Fabulous hummus and grape leaves. I usually order one of the vegetarian dishes, all great. BYOB a big plus.

Thank goskiing
Reviewed 19 March 2015 via mobile

I like the Shawarma and Falafel here and the good thing is that the owner runs the complete show here. Things can be slow at times but the personal attention and quality of food makes up for it.

Thank Pranay R
Reviewed 11 September 2014

If you want simply presented and tasty mediterranean food on the west side of Chicago, this is it. great falafel, babaganouj, hummus and all the usual suspects. Friendly host and hostess, university clientele.

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Reviewed 1 March 2008

Great place for lunch.

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Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 W Taylor St, Chicago, IL 60607-4669
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > University Village / Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: University Village / Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 312-226-2408
Fine Mediterranean Cuisine Featuring flavors of the Maghreb DINE IN - CARRY OUT - BYOB
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