Authentic Middle Eastern dishes prepared over a natural wood open grill and served in an exotic atmosphere reminiscent of a dessert oasis. They are known for their tender kabobs and delicious appetizers. The coffee is authentic and strong, not for the light-hearted!
Alhambra Palace is a feast for the senses! This palace sized restaurant serves Moroccan, Halal, and Middle Eastern cuisine in an exotic environment featuring imported decor, chandeliers, and tiles from the Middle East. You are transported to another world as you enjoy sweet, spicy, and savory dishes featuring Moorish, Mediterranean, and Arab inspired flavors. On Fridays and Saturdays after 9:00 pm, you'll be treated to colorful, high-energy, live entertainment including music, singing, belly dancing, and more.
A lively atmosphere with stage musicians and dancers accompany this restaurants flavorful meats and authentic Argentinian treats.
Kurds from Syria and Turkey join together to create an authentic and eclectic Mediterranean-Middle Eastern menu. Sit and enjoy The Gundis, Chicago’s first Kurdish restaurant.
Belly dancing and live music! Don't miss the fantastic atmosphere and irresistible food!
While the facade of the building may not lure passerbys, the delicious traditional Afghan cusine and clean environment will surely bring back regulars.
A family owned Mediterranean Middle-Eastern restaurant that provides flavorful dishes at a great price. Classic menu offerings include hummus, falafel, schwarma, and kefta, along with more interesting fare in large portions. The chicken schwarma is a perfected family recipe. The juice is fresh squeezed and Middle Eastern coffees are brewed. Alcohol is BYOB.
A super tiny storefront Persian restaurant with a cozy ambience and authentic kabab.
An inexpensive, casual and quick location for great middle eastern food.
Located just steps from Michigan Avenue in the heart of Chicago's thriving Streeterville neighborhood, Sayat Nova is a cozy, romantic enclave tucked back from the city's urban sprawl. Since 1970, we have offered Armenian cuisine that presents a slightly earthier variation on typical Mediterranean fare.
A wide selection of Middle Eastern cuisines made fresh everyday. A friendly atmosphere, with healthy, fresh food that is affordable. Counter service with several vegetarian and vegan specialties. Alcohol is not permitted.
A strictly kosher restaurant with Israeli and Moroccan influences. Go in on Sunday's for the Yemenite brunch in addition to the regular menu.
A simple Argentine storefront tucked away at the north end of the hot Southport strip. It's a bonanza for beefeaters on a budget. Friendly service and recorded folk music enhance the experience.