1729 N Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60614
(312) 337-6070

chef / Lee Wolen
cuisine / Contemporary American
hours / M–Su 5:00pm–close
credits / 3 Stars from Chicago Tribune / 5 stars from Time Out Chicago / Michelin Star Recepient 2010–2015

James Beard Foundation Awards

Giuseppe Tentori
Semi-Finalist / Best Chef Great Lakes / 2012
Semi-Finalist / Best Chef Great Lakes / 2010
Semi-Finalist / Best Chef Great Lakes / 2009
Semi-Finalist / Best Chef Great Lakes / 2008
Lee Wolen
Finalist / Best Chef Great Lakes / 2016
Meg Galus
Finalist / Outstanding Pastry Chef / 2016

Boka, the first of BRG's Restaurants has a rich culinary tradition over its 10 years in Chicago. With 4 consecutive Michelin Stars, a Food & Wine's Best New Chef and Pastry Chef already under its belt, Boka continues to evolve with new Chef/Partner Lee Wolen. Lee a veteran of Eleven Madison Park and a recipient of a Michelin Star for his work at the Lobby will begin Boka's second decade with renewed energy. Boka has gone through an extensive redesign with acclaimed Group Simeone Deary.