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1120 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-2301
+1 312-789-9655
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (96 reviews)
“pancakes” (176 reviews)
“french toast” (88 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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1120 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-2301
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I eat at this restaurant several times a month and never once have I been disappointed. The service is always excellent and the food is just outstanding. The prices are very reasonable and you'll love the staff.

Thank Randall D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here on a Saturday morning for a late brunch. There was a 20 minute or so wait according to Yelp, and it was easy to add myself to the waiting list from that app. The total wait was probably about 30 minutes, but not...More

Thank Missy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I came for brunch and it was great. Friendly staff and seated right away. I had the biscuits and gravy and an order of red velvet French toast. Biscuits and gravy were very good, but the red velvet French toast was unbelievable. Go...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This morning, I decided to try the Yolk. Seated immediately, very clean place. Very friendly service. What an awesome menu, I decided to try a more traditional meal. Great pace, glad to see a place with fresh fruit also. Definitely would return, try something new...More

Thank cvandenbraak
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always come here when I have time in the mornings to do so, this place has never failed me. Amazing pancakes and very kid friendly.

Thank suitcasepakker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible breakfast, worth the wait. Chicken and waffles was by far the best I have ever had. The banana nut bread French toast was also incredible, a little heavy but very good.

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are in Chicago to tour a couple colleges. We had one free day and Yolk was nearby. I am so glad we came. The line was long as it was a Sunday morning but they were very quick and awesome service! Had corned beef...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to yolk for brunch based on rating I saw online. It did not disappoint. The restaurant was super busy, a sign of really great food, but our wait for a table was only 15 minutes, and was handled efficiently. Food is comfort food good,...More

Thank Workthenplay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yolk is excellent. Great service, fantastic food, the usual city diner quick turnover. Do NOT pay for ridiculously priced hotel breakfasts, come here!!

Thank Sara N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't sure what to expect since it appears to be a chain, but the food was very very good. The vibe is quite open and upbeat. I had a vegetable laden make your own omelette and it was so good we returned the next...More

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19 March 2017|
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Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
I was there today and had quinoa cereal with fruit. They also have granola...but not the usual grocery store offerings.
19 March 2017|
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Response from Angordon77 | Reviewed this property |
No cereal, egg dishes are the specialty. They have great pancakes And fresh fruit with each meal
8 November 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
I think so but not 100% certain
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1120 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Downtown / The Loop
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / The Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-789-9655
Yolk is a breakfast & lunch restaurant. We use top quality ingredients & fresh produce to serve the best breakfast in Chicago! (BYOB)
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