Lee Wolen

Chef
Lee Wolen

Chicago

About Lee Wolen

Wolen, executive chef/partner of Boka Restaurant, is the first ever Eleven Madison alum to be awarded a Michelin star.

Accolades

  • Best Chef: Great Lakes Nominee, 2018
    James Beard Foundation

Where I Go Out

At My Venues

Roasted chicken
$$$, Outdoor Seating, American, Full Bar, New American, Old Town
"The roasted chicken at Boka? Not one thing wrong with it: boudin, prune, maitake mushroom and a little cabbage. Lee Wolen is the master of roast chicken. Simplicity at its best."