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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Fast Food, Asian
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We enjoyed having a quick and healthy alternative to Chicago pizza! Staff was friendly and helpful. The place was very clean. The food was fresh and tasty.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank nycgal529
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard reviews of Brightwok online my family and I decided to try it for lunch. The restaurant was easy to find and had been described to me as a sort of Asian inspired version of the Chipotle concept. This is a good description. There...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Tempesttost
Reviewed April 29, 2019

Not sure what to expect...got good sized portions of delicious healthy food. Emphasis on veggies resulted in creative dishes.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lester L
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

This is a small stir fry place a block off Michigan Avenue. I told him I was gluten-free and he said all of their stir fry’s and ingredients are gluten-free. I made my own with brown rice veggies and a curry sauce, delicious. I will...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank kenapastore
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

We dropped in here for a quick, cheap bite during lunch and had a great experience. Brightwok is a veggie-focused, Asian-inspired restaurant serving fresh and colorful bowls of delicious-goodness. Their sauces are all homemade and flavorful, and their menu is dairy- and peanut-free. I ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank milack
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Awesome lunch spot downtown Chicago. Create a bowl or try one of the many menu items. Card only no cash.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank busysvacationtime
Reviewed December 22, 2018

Brightwok Kitchen offers Asian style fast food stir-fry or salads assembled to order. At the order counter you can select specific dishes or build your own with a base (white or brown rice, or rice noodles), a protein (chicken, steak), a sauce style, and add...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael R
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Great food, fast service. Ordered the first dish on the menu, portion was perfect for lunch. Little hidden but definitely worth to find it.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dóra P
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Spectacular new restaurant in River North! All made-to-order, gluten-free, dairy-free, and fresh ingredients. Reminded me of Chipotle but with Asian-inspired cuisine. The selections were reasonably priced and prepared in individual woks. We added crispy eggs to our selections - which were fantastic! Make sure to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank letstravelandhavefun
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Made to order but definitely go heavier on the sauces. Everything is GF & the online ordering is awesome - got to skip the whole lunch line :)

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Emma P
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