Don’t let the name of one of Las Vegas’s new Mediterranean spots keep you from checking them out. Despite what you may think based on the name, Bok Bok Chicken is a vegan-friendly restaurant in Las Vegas.
Bok Bok Chicken prides themselves on using nothing but fresh ingredients in family recipes passed down throughout generations.
Speaking of family, while the restaurant is clean and minimalistic, they also take great strides to greet everyone and make them feel like they are one of the family.
The vegans items aren’t specifically labeled, however, feel free to confirm your choices with the staff behind the counter. We went straight for the fattoush chopped salad packed with watercress, green onion, tomato, cucumber, bell pepper and pita chips for a little crunch. If you prefer your salad with lettuce, check out the simple tahini salad.
What’s best with a salad? A tub of creamy hummus and fresh pita. Yes, tub. It’s delicious.
For the main dishes, the options are the falafel plate or wrap. You can tell the freshness of the falafel just by looking at it: crispy but not oily at all!
Pro tip: grab a side of the toom (a garlic sauce we want to purchase by the jar) and smother it on your falafel. You’re welcome.
Make sure to grab an order of the sarma, naturally vegan stuffed grape leaves. These morsels are nicely spiced rice wrapped in marinated grape leaves.
It’s been less than a month since Bok Bok Chicken opened its doors on West Lake Mead, but it’s already noticing a strong plant-based presence in the area (Hey, that’s us!). The restaurant is planning to add a few more items to the menu including a vegan quinoa salad once they are little more settled in.
Quick note, the mutabol (eggplant dip) contains yogurt and is not vegan. We begged them to veganize it, but they might need a little more convincing!
You’ll soon see Bok Bok popping up all around Las Vegas. Two other locations are scheduled to open this fall and the owner intends to open more of these vegan-friendly restaurants throughout Las Vegas.
7501 W Lake Mead Blvd, Ste 100, Las Vegas, NV 89128 | 702.761.9207
Open Daily: 10am – 10pm
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