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Five Forks Market

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6565 Lexus Dr, Rockford, IL 61108-3015
815-229-5500
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 62
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Unique menu, great wine selection and wonderful staff.

This is my go to place whenever I have had family visiting. Five Forks has not disappointed us yet. The food is outstanding and I have always had excellent service. There is wide variety in the wine selection.I like the idea of picking out a bottle of wine and they only charge to uncork it. I think... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Adrienne J
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Rockford, Illinois
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Rockford, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is my go to place whenever I have had family visiting. Five Forks has not disappointed us yet. The food is outstanding and I have always had excellent service. There is wide variety in the wine selection.I like the idea of picking out a bottle of wine and they only charge to uncork it. I think it is one... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

An excellent welcome for visitors from across the pond. Always a good start! There is a wide selection of reasonably priced wine, generally at off license prices. We were recommended 3 different bottles of red throughout dinner and enjoyed them all. This restaurant lends itself to sharing. So depending on numbers an average of 2 to 3 dishes per person.... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Wonderful, local restaurant experience in a sea of chain restaurants. The menu is original and gourmet but not stuffy. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. The wine list is definitely impressive as is the wine shop located inside the restaurant. The bar offers many fine spirits from gin to bourbon and the bartenders know exactly what to do with them!... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Had lunch there with a friend very enjoyable.Wonderful menu and very creative . We had flat bread sandwiches and salad very pleased. Will do it again.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Great atmosphere, nice upscale bistro. Expensive, about what I would pay for dinner, including drinks.

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Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Stumbled on this place from TA; reading in the car on the road back to Chicago from Galena. Couldn't have been more pleased with the food. It is oddly tucked into a strip mall, but right on US 20 and a stone's throw from the expressway; well worth the little time it took to get off course! Great wine and... More 

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Illinois
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45 reviews 45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Wonderfully creative menu. Fresh ingredients, consistently well prepared and presented. Service is excellent. Try the bacon wrapped dates for sure. Soups are always excellent. Lunch has flat breads, sandwiches and salads. Dinner is tapas.

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Rockford, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The wait staff & food is always awesome. Great veriety of different food and appititizers. Great selection of wines!!!!

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Rockford, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

A cut above the average restaurant with unique tapas dishes. Try the artichoke hearts and melted cheese dish for something healthy and fresh. You are not rushed. Cozy atmosphere.

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Was recently in Rockford and wanted something different outside of the chain restaurants that litter the main roads. I gave Five Forks a try and was very happy with the selection of healthy options on their menu (I much rather eat a sandwich with fresh ingredients instead of having my food mass-produced and re-heated per order), and their service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6565 Lexus Dr, Rockford, IL 61108-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: 815-229-5500
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 allow dogs on the outdoor patio?