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Thai Urban Kitchen - CLOSED

500 W Madison St, Lbby 26, Chicago, IL 60661-4544
+1 312-575-0266
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good54%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible9%
4 May 2015
“OK food and service but not worth another visit”
13 Apr 2015
“Understated but very good.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Bar, Sushi, Thai, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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500 W Madison St, Lbby 26, Chicago, IL 60661-4544
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Reviewed 4 May 2015

We ate here on a Sunday after a show at the Lyric since we took the Metra to travel downtown and back. The location is convenient but there isn't much to look at outside other than people hurrying to and from the trains and people...More

Thank Dedgehog
Reviewed 13 April 2015

We were pleasantly surprised at the quality but also the presentation of the dinners on square plates. My volcano chicken was served aflame atop a helping of peanuts, string carrots and green beans. Presentation was not only good but appetizing. Staff was very pleasant and...More

Thank Noisy41
Reviewed 17 March 2015

We came here for lunch on a Sunday before seeing a show at the Cadillac Theatre. The restaurant is in the Ogilvie Metra station, which was perfect since we had taken the train. TUK has a very sleek, modern decor which is quite attractive. There...More

Thank Momrat3
Reviewed 8 March 2015

The combination of elegant setting and very good Thai food makes this place in downtown Chicago exceptional. While it is a few dollars more than the basic Thai restaurant, it is a great place for group or business lunch. At lunch, there is an appetizer...More

Thank OntheGo630
Reviewed 8 February 2015

Was in town visiting with colleagues. They recommended going to lunch here before we went to visit customers. The thai food was very good and fresh. They have a setup where you get soup, salad type of set up with entree.

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Visited with co-worker after long day and we were starving. This location is in downtown Chicago. The decor is very zen like and the service was wonderful. The best thing was they had this great early dinner special with seafood. OMG, not only was it...More

Thank LadyGhana
Reviewed 26 December 2014

Don't want to be too harsh, but this place has really bland food. I had lunch here -- $14 for an appetizer and entree. I had the potstickers to start and they were doughy, cool, and tasteless. For the entree I had the pad thai...More

Thank MomRocco
Reviewed 16 December 2014

Finally tried this restaurant because it is one of few open at night very near Lyric Opera of Chicago. Nothing was good. First pots of tea ($4 per pot) came out with lukewarm water, which hostess said came from using the "afternoon kettle." Spider maki...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We had some time before our train left and decided to spend it here for a few drinks and appetizers. The food was light and delicious. Our best experience was speaking with our waiter at the end of our visit. We asked him about himself...More

Thank LatteGirl947
Reviewed 5 October 2014

My colleague and I were looking for a place to have lunch on this past Friday afternoon and we came across Thai Urban Kitchen. It looked like an interesting place, so we decided to check it out. We were seated right away. However, it took...More

Thank whitetn
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 25
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 W Madison St, Lbby 26, Chicago, IL 60661-4544
  • Public Transportation: CTA bus & Metra train. Located in Ogilvy Transportation Center.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > West Loop
  • Neighbourhood: West Loop
  • Phone Number: +1 312-575-0266
  • E-mail
Thai Urban Kitchen is located at Ogilvy Transportation Center and offers Thai dishes as well as sushi.
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