Inviting a friend to dine at night can be a good way to bond or make sure they aren’t actually a mirage. Discover the truth with this Groupon.
$20 for $40 Worth of Korean Fare
The menu includes bulgogi (marinated barbecued beef, $17), daktoritang (spicy simmered chicken, $20), and bibimbap (mixed rice and vegetables, $10).
The bench-style seating at Yeowoosai—which translates to “Let’s talk about love at this place”—encourages bar-goers to snuggle up to share drinks and plates of Korean fare calibrated to feed two to four people. Since 1996, owner Stella has crafted each batch of the yellow sauce that accompanies the house favorite, popcorn chicken, from a recipe she keeps under lock and key. Other popular dishes include classic galbi (marinated beef ribs) and bibimbap (mixed rice and vegetables). Guests can sip one of eight hand-crafted original cocktails and after 10 p.m. K-pop videos pump from eight flat-screen televisions, lending the red room an upbeat air.
West Rogers Park
6248 N California Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60659