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Fairbanks Steakhouse

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1 W New York St, Hollywood Casino, Aurora, IL 60506-4120
+1 630-801-1234
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (5 reviews)
American, Steakhouse
1 W New York St, Hollywood Casino, Aurora, IL 60506-4120
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Reviewed November 5, 2017

This was our first visit to the Hollywood Casino, and we only went there for pre-theater dining. The service was excellent and the food we ordered was very good. It is an a la carte steakhouse, so you have to be mindful of what you...More

Thank Blueiii596
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I have been fortunate enough to sample several dishes here and I will say some of the best food I have eaten anywhere! Steaks, seafood, lobster all fantastical.

Thank Bill V
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We have had the Broadway Subscription series at the Paramount across the street since it began 5-6 years ago... and our favorite go to place after the plays is Fairbanks! Amazing Steakhouse.. great service.. quiet ambiance... Last night we had the Beef Wellington... to die...More

Thank MarciaB10
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Visit to the Hollywood. Went to the Fairbanks Restaurant this past weekend. Very nice place. A bit pricey but well worth the money spent. Very clean and service was top notch.

Thank Virgil O
Reviewed October 26, 2016

Celebrated our anniversary and had a good meal. Service was good, food good, but nothing memorable or outstanding. I was hoping for these prices it would be better than just good. We both had steaks which were cooked properly, but nothing that made us anxious...More

Thank Art W
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We decided to eat here before seeing a show at Paramount. The restaurant was mostly empty on a Saturday night at 6pm. We did have reservations though, just to be safe. I started with a Caesar salad - it was a little overdressed, but still...More

Thank MarnieLane
HollywoodAurora, Guest Relations Manager at Fairbanks Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2016

Thank you for your feedback! We pride ourselves on providing all of our guests with “A” Service and you clearly did not receive that during your visit. We would like to further discuss your experience; please reach out to us at hollywood.promotions@pngaming.com and mention that...More

Reviewed March 15, 2016

Since this is a steakhouse, my wife and I ordered steak. They were very good and properly prepared. Biggest drawback, if you don't have a reservation they tend to cast you aside and give you non-prime tables. This is an expensive restaurant, as everything is...More

Thank John G
Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Such a nostalgic setting right in the center of downtown Aurora!! This sent me back to my high school years even though I was celebrating my 76th birthday!! Excellent food and service. Was worth growing older!!

Thank bnut59
Reviewed September 8, 2015 via mobile

We decided to make a nice evening of it prior to going next door to the Paramount for a concert. I had remembered Fairbanks being very nice and it was very good on our return visit. We had reservations on an early friday evening and...More

Thank Batholemew
Reviewed August 2, 2015

Celebrated a birthday and retirement at Fairbank's on July 30th. As usual the service and food were outstanding. Steaks cooked perfectly...even the one ordered "well done" and salmon was excellent. Waiter was knowledgeable about menu and treated us like visiting royalty even though we are...More

Thank nancypigoni
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $70
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 W New York St, Hollywood Casino, Aurora, IL 60506-4120
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-801-1234
The setting and ambiance are 1930's classic Hollywood, but the culinary experience is fine contemporary dining. With USDA prime beef and delicious seafood creations, plus rich pastas, fresh salads, and an award-winning selection of wine, it's no wonder Fairbanks was named Best Casino Fine Dining Restaurant by the readers of "Midwest Gaming & Travel."
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