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Boka

4.8
3684 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Contemporary American
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Michelin starred Boka Restaurant has been a fixture in Chicago dining since 2003. In January 2014, Chef Lee Wolen joined as Executive Chef/Partner after the restaurant underwent a major renovation. Since his time at Boka, critics have taken notice. Phil Vettel of Chicago Tribune and Eater Chicago both named Lee as “2014 Chef of the Year.” Most recently, Lee was named 2015 “Chef of the Year” and Boka restaurant was awarded 2015 “Restaurant of the Year” at Chicago’s coveted Jean Banchet Awards. Boka’s food features contemporary, American cuisine, focusing on seasonality and sourcing as many local ingredients as possible. Pasty Chef Meg Galus joined Boka’s kitchen in 2015 and provides a seamless transition between savory and sweet, mirroring Wolen’s use of excellent, high quality ingredients that are prepared and plated beautifully.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary American, Fish
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Hours of operation
Open daily at 5PM
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Phone number
(312) 337-6070
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Lee Wolen
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Catering
Boka Catering Company is available for holiday parties, private dinners at home, weddings of all sizes and corporate functions. Award winning Chef Giuseppe Tentori can design a custom menu to fit your needs. Please contact Abby at 312.238.9896.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Willow
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Parking details
Street parking also available.
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Public transit
Red Line "El" stop at Clyborn & North Ave
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Special events & promotions
To request more information, please visit http://www.bokagrp.com/eventsandcatering.php
or call 312.337.6070
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Executive Chef Lee Wolen serves seasonal American cuisine in a warm & elegant fine dining atmosphere. Whatever your next occasion is, whether it be large, small, formal, or informal, BOKA can cater to all of your needs.

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What 3684 People Are Saying
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4.8  based on recent ratings
4.8
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4.8
service
4.7
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4.4
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93% of people would recommend it to a friend
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EnriqueOrtiz 
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

It was a very good time at this restaurant. It was very busy even though we had made a reservation ahead of a time. I proposed to my girl friend here... but the noise level was very high. The place is great don't get me wrong the staff helped with the filming of the proposal. I would recommend this place to friends.

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Just great!!!

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OpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Wonderful service! After a chat about drinks with the waitress, she surprised us with her favorite drink!

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MichaelG (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Some of the best food in Chicago. Cocktails were outrageously delicious and the server was exceptional. Well worth the money spent. Will return, probably often.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined 5 days ago

I love almost everything about Boka. The decor and food was outstanding. The only complaint is the servers can be a little more attentive and when describing the dishes they can speak a little slower instead of rushing through it. The food was great! The highlight was the shaved foie gras and the duck. I would definitely like to come back and I would recommend this place to my friends.

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vipOpenTable Diner (Chicago)
5.0  Dined 7 days ago

Best waitress and staff. Food was off the hook. Truffle season!!

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vipFoodie (Washington DC)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

The food was wonderful and the service was excellent. One of our party thought the braised rib was slightly too salty and the kitchen very quickly took it back and brought out a new dish which was delicious.

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jeffreyp (Milwaukee)
5.0  Dined on February 12, 2018

Everything from our service to our drinks and food was amazing. Life changing food.

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Celsius (Chicago)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Excellent service, atmosphere, and most importantly their food!

The only restaurant in Chicago, where I felt the need to come back and experience the dining all over again.

Highly recommend!

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OpenTable Diner (Los Angeles)
5.0  Dined on February 10, 2018

Food and service was exceptional!

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