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Feb 21, 2012 11:22 AM

Balut in Chicago.

I have many Philo friends and I need to eat balut in order to be truly accepted. Pls help me find balut in Chicago. Thanks all!!!

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  1. Hoa Nam Grocery on Argyle has had it in the past.
    1101-3 W. Argyle
    This fun article mentions another potential source: Tai Nam Market, 4925 N. Broadway

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    1. re: camusman

      Yes, I second this location...I was there just a couple weeks ago and they had tons of balut. I was astonished to see it there since I've only read about/seen it on food shows...but its there!

    2. Yep, Argyle is your best bet. My BF eats it regularly. I'm not a fan.