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Geja's Cafe

340 W Armitage Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-4739
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Ranked #279 of 8,296 Restaurants in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $20 - $40
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Austrian
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Lincoln and Clark
Transit: Brown Line to Sedgewick / North
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

This is one of my favorite place in the city! I love the food, the ambiance and the service. For a special occasion or just a fun night out , Geja's is the perfect restaurant.

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San Francisco, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This restaurant was reccomended to me by two Chicago natives. From cheese, to various meats choices to of course delicious chocolate - this is by far the best fondue I have had in the states. Additionally, the ambience is a treat in of itself. The restaurant is set in a beautiful wood varnished style along with a fine wine bar... More

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Chicago, IL
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

For the ultimate romantic dinner try Geja's for fondue. The atmosphere is gypsy elegant & the food is delicious. The service is attentive but never overbearing. For a special occasion or simply a lovely night with a special someone, Geja's is the place.

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Valparaiso, Indiana
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My wife and I love this restaurant. We have been twice and it has been perfect all the way around. Romantic atmosphere, great food. Very easy to get too. We have been able to find free parking in the area as well.

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Chicago, Illinois
Top Contributor
212 reviews 212 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This reasonably priced Thai restaurant in Southern Lincoln Park near Old Town is worth a visit. The food was well prepared, but unremarkable. The service was fine (early dinner and only 5 people in the place with one server). I'd come back again, but that's because I live nearby. I'd not travel far to eat here.

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Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The restaurant is truly great for dates. It has great food and service. It's a little pricy, but with the groupon it is very reasonable. I would highly recommend going here.

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Worthington, Minnesota
18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My fiancé and I were heading to Chicago for a weekend together. We saw the groupon for Geja's cafe and decided to give it a try as we had never been to a fondue place before and the reviews were overall pretty good. The food was excellent and the experience was great. However for $30 for the groupon, you are... More

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Richfield, Minnesota
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140 reviews 140 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I was in Chicago for a work/vacation, and had dinner with co-workers and my family. This was the perfect location. The food was wonderful and the service was as good as I have ever experienced. A really fun place to enjoy your group's conversation. The restaurant was full but still able to hear everyone at our table.

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Chicago, IL
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

As a Chicago native, for years I've been hearing rave reviews from friends and family about how great their experience was at Geja's. When my Mom bought a groupon, we couldn't wait to make a reservation and see for ourselves what all of the hype was about. We made reservations for 6:30PM on a Wednesday night last month. She was... More

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Princeton, New Jersey
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We came to this place because there aren't too many places where you can fondue in our city. We immediately loved the atmosphere in the restaurant, very cosy. We went for the international fondue which consisted out of a small cheese fondue, main course: chicken, steak and shrimp fondue and the chocolate fondue. Loved the cheese fondue, so yummy with... More

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