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Yassa African Restaurant

3511 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-1109
+1 773-488-5599
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“jollof rice” (2 reviews)
“plaintains” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly
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3511 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-1109
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Reviewed 14 July 2018

Found this lovely restaurant online and we are so glad we came here! Our waiter Issac allowed us to try some of the delicious natural juices (my favourite was the Baobab) and he really looked after us. We started with an entree of Fataya (spicy...More

Thank Dorothy A
Reviewed 27 April 2018

We were driving along S King Drive and just happened to spot this restaurant. Very good food, decent prices and prompt service. It's quite large with some great artwork displays and seemed quite busy that weekend with couples and families as most of the patrons....More

Thank Rokesly
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere catering to all people. The food was good, even though it took a little long to be serve. I would recommend to anyone who want to try some african cuisine.

Thank JAY R
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat. The food had a lot of flavour, and the prices were very reasonable. I'd definitely recommend this place!

Thank aneums3
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Found this restaurant through the Bronzeville Chamber of Commerce and wish we had known about it earlier. Excellent food--exceptional even. Lots of flavor and plentiful. Yassa Chicken one of the best I've ever tasted (including what I had had in restaurants in Senegal) and the...More

Thank Cheryl094
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

The location has an open and inviting atmosphere. The selection is vast and the variety has something for everyone. I tried several apps since it was my 1st visit. Everything was great, especially the eff rolls!

Thank WindyCityTrvlr
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to get a bite of African food since this was the closet one to us (most are located on the north side of the city). The male host was friendly and seated us immediately however the hostess wasn't as warm and welcoming....More

Thank fallen2x
Reviewed 7 August 2017

First time eating Senegalese food, My wife had a rich tasty stew and I had the recommended chicken that did not disapoint. Generous portions and very nice employees.

Thank Larsmatic
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Who would think that combining peanut butter and tomato paste/tomato sauce would result in a savory sauce that will have you wanting to go and propose marriage to the cook? Yassa is the place to go to if you want some authentic African eats!! I...More

Thank SErotica
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Senegalese goodness in Bronzeville. The lamb is delectable, maffe style or their signature dish. You will love the jollof rice. And do not skip out on the bissap, hibiscus or ginger drinks....a perfect complement to any entrees.

Thank Kyra K
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
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  • Address: 3511 S King Dr, Chicago, IL 60653-1109
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-488-5599
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