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The Protein Bar

#22 of 170 Dessert in Chicago
#519 of 8,211 Places to Eat in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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352 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL
+1 312-527-0450
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Viera, Florida
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Plenty of options and very quick. We stopped here this morning on our way to a convention. All 4 of us got something different but it was all very good and filling.

Thank FloridaVirgo
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great juices, and really good salads. Going back shortly to try the harissa lentils, which looked good.

Thank bob j
Istanbul, Turkey
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No need to tell, locals who are into fitness and healthy eats know about Protein Bar's in town. Sure, it's a bit pricier than some other quick-eat options, but there is a lot of thought and effort going into these fantastic bowls and wraps.

Thank Ozzie_5934
Vernon, B.C.
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595 reviews
373 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the Green Colada which was very tasty and healthy. Also, a pretty reasonable price. I would definitely come back to this place for a healthy meal or snack.

Thank Silverwoods
Chicago, Illinois
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188 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ive been to this place a million times. Been here for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner and everything in between. Who says fast food can't be healthy? Yes the price is higher than Mc Donalds but isn't your health worth it? The food is delicious and it won't break the bank.

Thank AlexRobin
Sylmar, California, United States
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

We stopped in for a quick bite and wasn't sure what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised with the flavor of my Bar-rito. Everyone in our group enjoyed their food, but there isn't much more to say than that. It is an order at the counter and go pick up your stuff kind of place. So not much to say... More 

Thank Anthony D
Franklin, Tennessee
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1,719 reviews
1,184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 619 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Stopped in between dinner and lunch.. The prices were a little high but the protein shakes were very tasty.

Thank Anthony C
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited Chicago for three days and everyday we ate here. I'm vegan so can find it hard sometimes to find fast healthy and tasty food. The protein bar blew me away. The flavours, colours, variety, tastes were all amazing. The tofu was the best I've ever had, I don't what they do with it but it was divine. The... More 

Thank Matthew Y
Asheville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We stopped in for lunch on the 4th of July. Everything else near Navy Pier and the park was packed. We were delighted with the healthy choices and prices. It was quick and delicious. Wish we had one in our town!

Thank PatrickD314
Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Super clean, enticing menu and very friendly staff, but I was underwhelmed by my smoothie (The Red Line) which lacked flavor. My quinoa bowl delivered a super hearty & healthy portion, but it was very spicy (despite skipping the spicy dressing). I would definitely go back to try a raw juice and another bowl since it was a fast, healthy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast Food, Healthy, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Near North Side
  • Neighborhood: Near North Side
  • Phone Number: +1 312-527-0450
This is a sit down, carryout, or delivery place efficiently serving healthful meals featuring grains and fruit.

One of four locations.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?