It's been a slow process, but an exciting new restaurant has finally opened just at the northern border of Uptown at 5143 N. Clark, formerly home to Ora Sushi.
Cuckoo (you can see the website at https://www.restaurantji.com/il/chicago/cuckoo-/) brings bright colors and a menu focused on pan-Asian (Japanese, Korean, Taiwanese, Chinese) food. Carryout is now the primary focus, compared to the former Ora space, which looked like this:
Yelp reviews are great so far. As our crew of editors constantly says, please continue to patronize Uptown's small businesses!