Providing a fusion of Asian cuisine to the Chicagoland area, Sweet Rice has become a breath of fresh air, delivering authentic dishes that raise the bar on quality and consistency. Jan Purananda and her father Komane have taken their humble beginnings and brought something new to the area that is simply a must try. The efforts and persistency they put into their concept is prevalent from start to finish, and the genuine nature in which they deliver their food shows the passion they have for Sweet Rice. Nothing is fabricated and the family style restaurant is placed in an elegant setting, encompassing a true dining experience paired with fantastic dishes. The restaurant hosts various amounts of options for customers to indulge in, always seeking to adhere to everyoneís palate. Sweet Rice offers Korean, Japanese, as well as Thai dishes that are top notch, and exceed expectations time after time. The restaurant hosts a sushi buffet, an all you can eat concept that is reason enough to stop in and give the food a try. The Boat Noodle is also worth trying, a street food style dish that pays homage to something one would find walking through streets of Thailand. The affordable dishes are rich in flavor and the popularity they have garnered can attest to them being a must try. The Mini Boat Noodle Beef is a great option, made with thin rice noodle, chinese broccoli, bean sprouts, and beef in a spiced broth or soy sauce.Everything is made in house, ensuring the best of the best time after time. Jan and her team provide a warm and welcoming environment for guests to enjoy their food, which has translated in repeat customers on a regular basis. To bring everything full circle, the restaurant offers BYOB so customers can bring in their favorite drinks to pair with the delicious menu items. Unique to Sweet Rice, the restaurant also sells fresh coconuts for customers to enjoy. Located just off the 606 bike path, the location also has free street parking as well as a parking lot for easy access. Stopping in guarantees an authentic, memorable experience, and is a must while in the area.
1746 N Western Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647