Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar
Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar

Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.handson.us/
  • Phone: 7737771000x
  • Hours of Operation:


    Lunch:

    Monday
    : 11:30am - 3:00pm

    Wednesday - Sunday
    : 11:30am - 3:00pm


    Dinner:

    Monday - Sunday
    : 3:00pm - 9:30pm

    Tuesday
    : 4:30pm - 9:30pm
  • Payment Options: Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Thai
  • Executive Chef: Chef C.Andy
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Chef's Table, Delivery, Gluten-free Menu, Personal wines welcome, Takeout
  • Private Party Contact: Aaron 7734740907x

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Nordica
  • Public Transit: Nordica 152 bus stop.
  • Parking: Street Parking
A word from Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar
Hands On is proud to bring you a contemporary style of thai and sushi within the comfort of a neighborhood restaurant. We represent the new generation waiting to take your dining experience to the next level.
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Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar reviews from OpenTable diners
8 reviews since May 22, 2014
Overall Rating3.9
  • Food3.9
    Service3.5
  • Ambiance3.4
    Noise LevelQuiet
100% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
neighborhood gem (3)great for brunch (1)kid-friendly (1)great for lunch (1)good for groups (1)romantic (1)special occasion (1)Show More
  • Great sushi
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 7/5/2014
    Best sushi place around. Great service. Byob. Good prices. I highly recommend
    Special Features:
    good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 7 ratings-only reviews submitted since May 22, 2014
    • Overall Rating3.7
    • Food3.7
    • Ambiance3.1
    • Service3.3
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • The following 9 reviews are from the Hands On Modern Thai and Sushi Bar reviews archive.
  • Love this place
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 4/28/2014
    You would expect this place to be on the North side or some trendy neighborhood. Love that it is BYOB. I was never a fan of Crab Ragoon, but after reading reviews on this place and everyone raved about it, I had to try it. OMG amazing! Only place I would ever order it. Great Pad Thai and rolls. I highly recommend this neighborhood gem!
    Special Features:
    Fit For Foodies, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Neighborhood gem
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 3/8/2014
    The food was excellent, and the service was prompt, efficient and friendly. Everything was fresh, beautifully presented and delicious! Love the fact that this is BYOB. There are very few restaurants in this neighborhood that match Hands On in terms of food quality and presentation.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Decent Thai place, w sushi
    OpenTable Diner Since 2006VIP
    Dined on 7/31/2013
    A colleague had sushi and said it was quite good. Various Thai dishes were all good, including soups. It was difficult to find a cab - even to call one took over 15 minutes - and the restaurant was of little help. They should have a cab company they know to be reliable who knows where they are.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • There is one very friendly
    OpenTable Diner Since 2011VIP
    Dined on 3/1/2013
    There is one very friendly and dedicated server in the whole restaurant, she is working very hard but it is just too much for one person.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • We wanted to support our local
    CelebratedAnniversaryVIP
    Dined on 2/14/2013
    We wanted to support our local neighborhood restaurant in Portage Park, but was disappointed on the service especially for Valentine's Day. For the entire restaurant there was only one server. It felt like we were bothering them when it came to service! Food is good, but will not be returning because the service was awful.
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • BYOB - Great, great Thai and
    MaggieVIP
    Dined on 8/20/2012
    BYOB - Great, great Thai and sushi - I highly recommend this place!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Didn't realize I had a Sushi/Thai
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 7/9/2012
    Didn't realize I had a Sushi/Thai place so close to my house. Great atmosphere, looks like it belongs on the north side. We only had sushi and the Crab Ragoon. Would like to go back to try the Thai.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Excellent Neighborhood Gem
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012VIP
    Dined on 5/26/2012
    We eat Japanese food quite often, and have fairly high expectations given that we live close to an excellent sushi restaurant. We had to travel a bit out of the way to come here, and we're very glad we did. Had some really stellar items, and of course, each restaurant has its own take on this cuisine. We tried many different things from the Japanese side of the menu. Sashimi, appetizers, miso soup and several rolls. These ranged from very good to outstanding. The gyoza and miso were really excellent -- the gyoza was the best I've had. Brought a friend who is very discerning and he was quite impressed as well. Would definitely return -- better than downtown.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Nice, small place. Great
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 1/6/2012
    Nice, small place. Great crab Rangoon. They are tiny bite sized pieces. Order them with a side of chili sauce. delicious. Good spicy miso and good curries. I had the green curry with brown rice. Nice selection of sushi as well.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, kid-friendly, neighborhood gem
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelModerate