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Great meal and service

Great service, great food and drink made for a great dining experience at Popleaf. Plan in being... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
Brent H
via mobile
The Best Mussels

I have been wanting to come here forever and finally did & had the Best, plumbest, freshest... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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Mar 2, 2018
“Great meal and service”
Feb 22, 2018
“The Best Mussels”
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5148 N Clark St, Chicago, IL 60640-2828
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food and drink made for a great dining experience at Popleaf. Plan in being carded when you enter. Haven't been carded in many a year! Appetizer was Bitterballen, a tasty croquette of beef sausage gravy, Pablo crusted and served with a mustard...More

Thank Brent H
Reviewed 23 February 2018

I have been wanting to come here forever and finally did & had the Best, plumbest, freshest, sweetest Mussels cooked in the Yummiest Belgian ale ever!!! OMG, 2 of us had the generous Mussels for 2 made their classic way & were so surprised how...More

Thank Justsaygrace
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were in Chicago this weekend to visit my daughter and her fiancée. They suggested we try this place so we did. We had the brisket sandwich and an order of the onion rings. They were good but not something so outstanding...More

Thank Connie L
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Hopleaf is a brasserie style restaurant/bar with a menu featuring some traditional Belgian favorites. Their mussels & frites are delicious, just wish their portions were more like Belgium's. Also, it's the only place outside of Belgium I've seen waterzooie ( a traditional fish stew) on...More

Thank mcjb312
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great food that continually surprises with its innovative take on Belgian national dishes. Amazing selection of beers (both on tap and bottled). Don't be fooled by the front - the place seems small but opens up to seat many more.

Thank GvB0720
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place has graduated from a bar to a full restaurant. We shared mussels, steak and frites, and each had a cider and a beer. The food is fantastic and fresh, and the beer selections are fantastic!

Thank chitowncuse
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Hopleaf is much bigger than I expected; there's at least five separate rooms! And even on Monday night, they were doing good business. The food wasn't out of this world, but it was quite good. I had the asparagus soup and cod salad, while my...More

Thank abecedarius
Reviewed 11 January 2014

When you walk into Hopleaf your hopes are high, but then.... You get poor service at the bar, with no table service in bar area. After standing at the bar, and being overlooked not once but twice after eye contact, to place an order for...More

Thank creteman
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