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Fulton Market Kitchen

311 N. Sangamon St., Chicago, IL 60607

Tel: 312.733.6900  //  Email: info@fultonmarketkitchen.com


Hours Of Operation:

Monday - Saturday 5PM - Close

Kitchen Hours:

Monday - Thursday 'til 10PM ; Friday - Saturday 'til 11PM

Friday & Saturday late-night Bar Menu 11PM 'til Close