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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” (94 reviews)
“pancakes” (166 reviews)
“french toast” (86 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

I tried Yolk for breakfast because it was near my hotel and I was intrigued by the name. It's always a risk going to these kinds of places, particularly in big cities, without researching them first, but this time, that risk paid off. I ordered...More

Thank kachow21
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The wait was only about 30 minutes on a Saturday morning around 10am. They got us in quickly and the server was extremely nice. Our order was taken as soon as we were ready and the food was out within 15 minutes. The food was...More

Thank mollyaodell
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this place on Michigan ave. for breakfast at about 10:30 a m., and within a couple of minutes was greeted by a smiley staff member who spared no time in finding a table for us. The place was like 85-90% full at that...More

Thank 473bn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yolk is one of the busy breakfast spots in Chicago, especially on the weekends. Today was no exception. It was super busy. Chaotic to the point that we had no clue what line to stand in to be seated at a table. Wait time was...More

Thank tvtowns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We started our day here every day over a 4 day stay in Chicago. The coffee was delicious! They had different flavors of coffee cream to choose from. The breakfasts that we ordered where always hot and quickly served by wait staff that were very...More

Thank Debbie01501
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food, was very popular with locals. Good food and prices. It’s a get in, eat, get out type of place.

Thank Bricka65
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Yolk twice on a recent business trip, and both times had a great breakfast. The service is fast and friendly, but then they leave you alone after serving you coffee and food – which is exactly what one needs early in the morning....More

Thank Phung H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by just before the 3 pm close on a cold afternoon. When I asked the server for a recommendation he said the Chili was what he would choose. Love it when servers actually give you an opinion. He was right, I did like the...More

Thank So_Cal_Illini_81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for breakfast. The staff was so friendly and knowledgeable about menu. The food was excellent. Nice portion sizes.

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the closest place to our hotel. But I'm glad it was. Very fast good service. Waffles are amazing and do are the pancakes for that mater. If you are looking at going down weekends get there before 9 as it gets very busy...More

Thank Lauren G
Downtown / The Loop
Often visitors' first stop in Chicago, The Loop is a
good starting point to sample the city's energy and
flavor. This central business district boasts
Michelin-rated restaurants, upscale hotels, premier
shopping, and enough arresting architecture to keep
your camera busy for hours. You won’t find too many
photo galleries of downtown Chicago without a shot of
Millennium Park and Cloud Gate (“The Bean”), one of
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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
9 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, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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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