A few things to note about Parachute—the menu changes constantly and you should definitely get a reservation in advance. Beverly Kim and Johnny Clark's Korean-American restaurant has gotten noticed by just about everyone, and for good reason. While you'll rarely find the same dishes on the menu from visit to visit, each item is carefully thought out and the dining experience is always fantastic. What's not to like when the food is paired with a comfortable space and great wine?
Just a stone’s throw away from Logan Square, Avondale is one of Chicago's most up-and-coming neighborhoods for dining. The Northwest Side community area is backed by an impressive lineup of restaurants and bars, many of which have sprouted up in the past few years. From the finest Korean cuisine to the coolest cocktails bars, there’s a plethora of places to enjoy for the first or tenth time. Want to be wowed? Head to Parachute or Eden, where the chefs use quality, seasonal ingredients to create extraordinary dishes. If an unfussy burger is more your style, Kuma’s and Ludlow Liquors are happy to oblige. You can even grab a snack or full meal while shopping for groceries at Joong Boo Market. The options are virtually limitless so check out our guide to the best restaurants in Avondale and see what the buzz is all about.
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