The most affordable sushi in Wicker Park is also one of the best! Yuzu is our go to! Try the sweet potato tempura appetizer, robata, and the mayo out roll. Great for lowkey evening, complete with fedoras on the chefs, anime on the walls, and old skool hip hop on the speakers.
To commemorate the end of Amy's momentous quest for the best cheese fries in Chicago, we needed an equally epic and ridiculous finale. We couldn't think of anything more foolish than attempting to eat all the fry combinations at Edzo's Burger Shop.
Proving he has quite the track record in place, long before he left Arami, B.K. Park, the sushi-wizard who used to be at Arami, also departed this Wicker Park spot that’s been a Chicago staple for over a decade. Mirai is a dimly lit, sexy spot with a menu of traditional sushi mingling with unique picks, and chef Jun Ishikawa wields a light touch to delicate dishes like Ika Uni Ae, tender, thin squid slices served in a sweet, creamy sea urchin sauce.