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Fork

#655 of 7,665 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Gastropub, American, Pub, Wine Bar
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4600 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2008 (Wilson)
+1 773-751-1500
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Today
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon 05:00 - 10:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
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Evanston, Il
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217 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you're tired of pub food before/after your lesson at the Old Town School, Fork is a definite step up without getting too formal or pricey. A wide selection of small plates for mixing and matching, and a good collection of dinner-sized meals as well. Some interesting meat and cheese platters, big enough to share. So good for various kinds... More 

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Thank Rick628
Chicago, Illinois
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71 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to fork before with my kids and mom and it was ok. This time i went back with a friend and ordered what i wanted the first time. The mussels with garlic fries were amazing, ordered a flatbread with mushrooms also really good, i thini if you go here you should definitely stick to shared small plates selection. Did... More 

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Thank heanster25
Highland Park, Illinois
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit to FORK a quaint little Bistro on the corner of Lincoln and Wilson Avenues located in Lincoln Square was a charming experience. We had reservations for a Saturday night (highly recommend) and were seated promptly by the Hostess. The restaurant is configured to resemble small, intimate spaces with puffy, upholstered benches and chairs, similar to dining at... More 

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Loomis, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Wow....went here with son & daughter-in-law. Try the burrurata with pistachio pesto, tomato jam, balsamic syrup & roasted grapes....my mouth is watering as I write. They have seasonal specials like the shishito peppers with duck breast and veggie flatbread. There charcuterie, especially the duck prosciutto was...can't find the word to describe how deliscious it was. You can do small plates... More 

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Thank Speechy40
Narragansett, RI
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

outside seating and great brunch options. enjoyed a flight of brunch cocktails and pork belly hash which was very tasty and not as heavy as i had anticipated. friend had mushroom panini from lunch menu and was equally as pleased.

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Thank heidiho1170
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We ate dinner on the sidewalk in front of the restaurant, It was a busy Saturday night with many people walking. I was initially concerned but our service was very good. Our appetizer arrived late, after our meal actually, but the bacon wrapped, chorizo stuffed dates were amazing! My friend and I both had the chicken burger and garlic fries.... More 

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Thank RTR24
Wisconsin
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

My daughter and I shared a wonderful meal at Fork recently. I started with a black berry concoction cocktail that was "muy delicioso," and my daughter sampled the wine flight. For our eats, the roasted corn with parmesan appetizer, and the white shrimp dish were memorable. The deserts were to die for: my daughter had the black forest chocolate cake,... More 

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Thank islandgirlWisconsin
chicago
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We've been there for brunch twice now, & the food was JUST as good as the first time we went. This visit, we had a large group at a VERY busy time, & they accommodated us very well. I wouldn't call myself a pork lover but everything I've tasted with Fork's pork was unbelievable! So, if that's something you normally... More 

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Thank T10racing
St. Catharines, Canada
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

A friend and I were in Chicago for a long weekend and were staying near Fork and decided to try it. We were pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and drink. We had a variety of charcuterie and the house pretzels. Everything was fresh and delicious. My friend loved the flight of rosés. Service was good but not... More 

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chicago,il
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124 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is my 2nd visit to the Fork. I brought 2 guest with me who were not as impressed with the menu, yet the burgers they ordered they enjoyed. My meals was the duck confit with hash & eggs and arugula & toast. great tasting.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 30
Cuisine
Gastropub, American, Pub, Wine Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
05:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4600 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625-2008
    (Wilson)
  • Public Transportation: CTA bus (11 Lincoln, 49B Western, 49 Western, 145 Wilson), Brown Line train (Western), Cabs plentiful
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago
  • Phone Number: +1 773-751-1500

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