Crisp, Chicago IL | Merchant Profile

Crisp is a Korean style restaurant that works to turn peopleís curiosity of Korean cuisine into appreciation and desire. The owner, Jae, uses his motherís recipes to create delicious, Korean-style comfort food that customers canít get enough of. When Jaeís parents first migrated to the US from Korea in the early 1960s, his father bought a hot dog stand, which he still operates today. Since Jae was a child he has helped his father run the stand where he learned his appreciation for the food industry. Crispís menu has a great variety of different meals to choose from. One thing that they are known best for is their fried chicken. They offer jumbo Korean-style fried chicken wings that come with an assortment of different sauces to try. The sauces are all homemade from scratch and range from sweet to spicy. Two of the fan favorites are the Seoul Sassy, which is a sweet soy ginger garlic sauce, and Crisp BBQ that is spicy, smoky, and sweet, which are fantastic on the jumbo fried chicken wings. The restaurant also offers great Buddha Bowls. The bowls come with an assortment of different chilled veggies served over warm rice with a fried egg on top. Customers may also choose to add a protein like chicken, Kobe beef, or tofu. The most popular bowl they have is the Original Bad Boy Buddha that includes eight freshly marinated or sautÈed chilled vegetables on a bed of rice that is topped off with a fried egg.  One dish that is another fan favorite is the Foodieís Choice Crisp Sandwich. It is made with a deep fried fillet of chicken that is glazed in sauce of your choice, topped with baby spinach, tomato, crumbled bleu cheese, bacon, mayonnaise, and Allisonís Atomic Sauce, served on a split-top roll. The sandwich is full of great flavors and fresh ingredients that are vibrant and succulent.  Crisp is a great spot for customers to be introduced to all the different styles and flavors that Korean cuisine has to offer. The restaurant also features take-out, delivery, and online ordering services for customerís convenience. The restaurantís space is intimate allowing for about thirty-six people to dine-in. The staff is very warm and friendly though, working hard to make sure every customer leaves full and satisfied. The next time youíre in town make sure to give Crisp a try for delicious food and a wonderful experience!

2940 N Broadway Ave
Chicago, IL 60657