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Amitabul

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$7.95
Mandoo Vegan Dumpling
12 pieces
$11.95
Dr. K's Cure All Noodle Soup
Dr. Linda Krinsky of Chicago's favorite spicy noodle soup w/ heavenly veggies, seaweed & tofu served w/ wheat or rice noodles. It's good for cold, flu, hangover & sore throats.
$11.95
Kimchi Noodle Soup
Tangy & spicy amitabul kimchi w/ tofu, veggies that will help you w/ healing energy & will heal colds & flus. A lot of sweating too!
$10.95
Yin & Yan
Please don’t order this dish if you can’t take the heat. Spicy brown rice cake stirred w/ heavenly veggies served over white or brown rice.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Asian, Korean
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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All reviews tofu soup black bean sauce pancakes vegan restaurant service was great huge portions mandoo vegetables spicy entrees flavor oil bowl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I'm not vegan, I'm pretty eclectic and love vegetable dishes. But I don't enjoy it when it's cooked with the virtual absence of fat like this restaurant is known for. The lack of mouth feel and substance was very unsatisfying and despite some more-or-less...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank charlesthebarles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to Amitabul 3 times now, one weekday lunch and two Saturday night dinners. Each time the food was excellent! And I love their energy tea. I will never go back on a Saturday night, however, because they can’t handle a full house....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MaureenS794
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I've been here with meat eaters who've enjoyed the food, but it's really heaven for vegetarians. I don't know how they bring so much flavor out of the vegetables. There's a spicy soup that is EXCRUCIATINGLY spicy, so I only needed to have that once....More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank leamington_malfoof
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Not only was the food great but the atmosphere was one of the most relaxed and welcoming I may have eaten in. The owner\chef worked quietly behind the desk, welcoming almost everyone who walked through the door while I was there by name and taking...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MikePrz78
Reviewed 13 July 2018

I counted 57 menu items that I wanted to try, and calculated how often we'd have to visit -- sharing what we ordered -- to go through the entire menu. Everything I wrote in my last review still stands. Entrees are generous, organic, homemade, locally...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed 24 June 2018

I googled to find something within easy driving distance of airport and found this gem! I love kimchi and bimbimbop and hot pot and mushroom/miso soup with tofu, and they had it all, with Korean pancakes! A wealth of choices! Took food back to my...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank anxious2
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This was our first visit to Amitabul, a Korean vegan restaurant. Amitabul is a Korean Buddhist saying meaning "The Awakening." The environment is lively yet in a nice happy way. The walls are loaded with Buddhist art and sayings. Our table had a prayer for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank maas_johnf
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Came here with wife and son. Recently vegan and still learning the ropes. The staff is friendly and patient. The decor is simple, if not a little dated, but the food and service makes up for it. The food is fresh and tastes amazing! If...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank snipe49445
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I'm not Vegan, but I don't have a problem eating it, when the food is as good as it is here. It's off the beaten path on the nw side of Chicago, but it's well worth it. I had the vegan pizza and a mushroom...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank GittaM1
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Had an outstanding meal here. Tasty, crunchy spring rolls were accompanied with veggie potstickers that were delicate and full of flavor. Great sauces,too! I also had a Dark Side Of the Moon, which I think had at least 12 different veggies on top of noodles...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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