If there is such a thing as a ramen speakeasy, High Five Ramen, a tiny Illinois restaurant in Chicago, would be it. This subterranean noodle shop is tucked into a tiny basement space behind a nondescript, cryptically-marked industrial door. But really, High Five Ramen is so popular that, often, all you really need to do is look for all the people hovering near the door, waiting for a spot.

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Check out High Five Ramen’s website for hours, location, and other information. Pair your trip with a visit to – or a train ride into – Chicago’s historic Union Station, which is only a few blocks from High Five Ramen.

Have you visited High Five Ramen? What other line-out-the-door popular restaurants can you think of in Illinois?

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