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Wooil Korean Restaurant

185 Milwaukee Ave, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1833
+1 847-215-4949
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Mar 2018
“Finally discovered this hidden gem!”
26 Jun 2017
“Best korean restaurant in Chicagoland”
Closed Now
Asian, Korean
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185 Milwaukee Ave, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1833
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

I don't normally take the time to write reviews. But this place deserves one. I lived in SEA for 2 years, and since moving back I've been searching for good Korean food that I felt was authentic and properly prepared in the way I experienced...More

Thank EricDRo
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Have been here multiple times. Absolute One of my favorite Korean restaurants. Lots of Korean natives have their lunch or dinner here. They have lunch and dinner specials definitely recommended if you like Korean authentic food! Try their no 1 and no 5 of the...More

Thank Spijkers63
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in on a Sunday afternoon. The place was empty and the service folks were all very young. Not A great sign, but we were very impressed with the service and knowledgeable staff. The bibombop was good. Sides were very good. Pumpkin soup was excellent....More

1  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The staff is GREAT. There is attention given to customers which make you feel very comfortable. There is enough food to fill you up. However, some of the side dishes are not that pleasant.

Thank Alvinandjune
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, clean, amazing food. Go for something you've never had before and experience something great. Stay adventurous my friend!

Thank RandR J
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Third time there and as always the service was really good and the food was great!! I love coming! I highly recommend it!!

Thank DaviD K
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Having tried all Chicago area Korean restaurants, this one remains in top 5 on my list. Clean, efficient layout. Menu just big enough to keep all the items in good quality. Provided that none of the Chicago korean restaurants reach the level of sofistication found...More

Thank eatwithteeth
Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Tried Korean cuisine for the first time from Wooil, and I am truly impressed. I tried Hot Bimbimbap. It's basically combination if rice, seasoned beef, a whole lot if veggies including carrot, spinach, mushrooms served in a hot stone pot. The presentation itself is anazing,...More

Thank PunnyaM
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Having reserved a table with a BBQ-grill, my dining companions and I arrived at the appointed time and were immediately seated. Service was very attentive and the meal excellent. At Woo IL you have the choice of ordering from the menu and of numerous BBQ...More

1  Thank SavyTraveling
Reviewed 1 February 2016

We recently visited this restaurant for the first time. The portions were very generous. The wait staff and kitchen staff were very attentive, kind, and accessible. They seemed genuinely interested in ensuring we were satisfied and comfortable. We got a combination platter, very good quality....More

Thank ALC_Chicago
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 Milwaukee Ave, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089-1833
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Buffalo Grove
  • Phone Number: +1 847-215-4949
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