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FoxFire Restaurant
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17 West State Street, Geneva, IL 60134
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17 West State Street, Geneva, IL 60134
Pace bus stop on Route 31 and Rt 38. 4 blocks from Metra station.
630-232-1369
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: FoxFire owners, the father and son team of Curt and K.C., invite you to...
FoxFire owners, the father and son team of Curt and K.C., invite you to select from an amazing menu that boasts traditional favorites an extensive wine list, featuring over fifty wines by the glass. While dining indoors, watch our Executive Chef, Kevin Gillespie, and his dedicated staff as they deftly prepare your meal in our “New York” style kitchen. FoxFire offers three-season dining, under the sun or stars, on our patio area with umbrella-topped tables.FoxFire is dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable meal through first-class food and dining service.
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Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Super service

My daughter and I visited this restaurant because we had seen it on Groupon. What a great find! The food was excellent, and the service even better. Both the waitress and the host visited our table many times to check on us. We felt special and will return often, even though it's a bit of a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2014
0828noodles
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Chicago, Illinois
Good for:
  • Casual Elegant
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
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82 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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20 reviews 20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My daughter and I visited this restaurant because we had seen it on Groupon. What a great find! The food was excellent, and the service even better. Both the waitress and the host visited our table many times to check on us. We felt special and will return often, even though it's a bit of a drive.

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Batavia, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

In answer to your question, yes we have had better Steaks [for example Ruth Chris]. The service was good, but we now know to not to go on a Friday night. There were too many young children. We love our own Grandchildren, but not while we are trying to enjoy a Steak Dinner.

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Rocky Top, Tennessee
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

the food was great....staff very nice....atmosphere was great! It was a little to expensive for me....paid $25 for chicken, potatoes, salad, bread, water.

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Geneva, Illinois
Top Contributor
337 reviews 337 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

The food and service were excellent. I was especially impressed with the host ( a gentleman) who came over and asked how our meal was. Large portions, with fresh, high quality ingredients. Everything is made from scratch and tastes wonderful. The atmosphere is great and they even have an outdoor area. We would have loved to sit out there, but... More 

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Chicago
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The atmosphere was lovely, the patio was small & charming, we didn't sit outside, I wanted to, but the rest of the family did not. The food was quite good, and we will definitely go again. However, my son & I were still a bit hungry after the meal. While I don't want to fill up on a rolls &... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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53 reviews 53 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

We went to Foxfire with a Groupon last night. We read about the no alcohol exclusion that they apply, so we were not surprised. No worries, cost for two dinners easily exceeds the Groupon threshold. Service was professional. We were greeted warmly. Best part of the meal was the French martini. My husband had the prime rib. While we doubt... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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48 reviews 48 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Sat outside which we loved even though the patio overlooks a parking lot(not the restaurant's fault). Server pleasant. Food was good. Had a salad with shrimp which was excellent. Coffee Gelato for dessert was great. The disappointment was that we had a Groupon and was advised that the groupon is not good towards alcohol. I am fine with that if... More 

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Sugar Grove, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Odd layout--shotgun style space--so a grouping of tables in front by the bar (with 2 TVs), then about 5 booths flanking one wall (strangely opposite the servers beverage stand--odd, odd placement; we felt like we were in the servers space. They would congregate there, fold napkins at a station right behind the back of my seat, etc.--but it was low... More 

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Most nice/trendy restaurants in the St. Charles/Geneva area have their tables so close together that they don't lend themselves to conduct business in. Firefox is an exception. Their dining room is spacious. In addition it is very well appointed and not as noisy as you'd expect, even on a Friday night. Their New England Clam Chowder, Filet Mignon, Bernaise Sauce,... More 

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Hampshire, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My significant other and I visited this restaurant on Friday, July 18th in celebration of my 50th birthday. Although neither of us had ever been to the restaurant before, we were THRILLED with our visit. He had the New York Strip Steak and said it was one of the best steaks he had ever had. I had the Prime Rib... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 West State Street, Geneva, IL 60134
  • Public Transportation: Pace bus stop on Route 31 and Rt 38. 4 blocks from Metra station.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: 630-232-1369

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

FoxFire owners, the father and son team of Curt and K.C., invite you to select from an amazing menu that boasts traditional favorites an extensive wine list, featuring over fifty wines by the glass. While dining indoors, watch our Executive Chef, Kevin Gillespie, and his dedicated staff as they deftly prepare your meal in our “New York” style kitchen. FoxFire offers three-season dining, under the sun or stars, on our patio area with umbrella-topped tables.FoxFire is dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable meal through first-class food and dining service.
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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