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FoxFire Restaurant

17 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
+1 630-232-1369
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“filet” (21 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
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Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

This placed called us in the morning and our party of 8 confirmed. We called and said we would be 10-15 minutes late. Well Merry Christmas they gave our table away. So we had drinks at the bar. 45 minutes later we still didn’t have...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Scoop70
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

It had been several years since we visited this restaurant So glad we tried it again We were going to eat at Gia Mia arrived at 4:45 and 80% of the tables were open and they said they couldn’t seat us as they were expecting...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ronnykimmy
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Booked a reservation for Saturday dinner with my family. I live in the area and have eaten here several times over the last 14 years. I am aware the restaurant has what might be referred to as an open kitchen. My wife, kids and I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Michael V
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Very good, high quality steakhouse. New expanded menu, but we were there for the steaks. We've eaten herd often and always get a first class meal. Nice wine selection too. Excellent service.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed October 22, 2018

This restaurant feels nice and upscale without being stuffy and dark. The steak was one of the best I've had and the service was friendly. The owner circulated and checked in at our table and there was live music starting as we left. It's a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank FriscoTransplantMom
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

I went here on recommendation from friend. Food was good but a bad experience w blond hostess disappointed us. Very rude and an attitude that she was too good for everyone else. Bartender and waiter were good. Only other advice is if the band is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank albertn160
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner. We took seats inside. We were seated close to the front. I noticed people sitting in booths. They were right across from where the waiters pickup the meals and fill drinks. That view I don’t think would be that nice. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lipsticklady
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Nice restaurant, been twice now. We both enjoyed the food and the service. Love the location and the building as well. The Shrimp De Jougne was fantastic. I had the Filet Diane, also very good and he had the New York Strip, which he also...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cindy198064
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We stopped At foxfire after the recommendation from someone. The bar was great - well stocked with everything you can imagine. I highly recommend the Herrington Gin or the wine from Portugal! For dinner we had fillet Diane and the twin lobster tails. Both were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank advisin1
Reviewed July 17, 2018

Stopped in based on good reviews and had calamari which was fine but not great. Then one of us had the filet which was small but very tender. The other had new York strip which literally took 3-4 saws with the knife to get through...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Questions & Answers
Joe J
October 19, 2017|
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Response from Charlotte R | Reviewed this property |
Dress code is casual. Keep in mind that it is near the courthouse so lawyers will go there especially on Mondays for the $6 burger lunch special. So you will see people in suits, but it doesn't mean it is the dress code. We... More
Lynda K
August 19, 2017|
Response from KC G | Property representative |
we are closed on sunday-
March 10, 2017|
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Response from KC G | Property representative |
Why yes we do sell gift certificates. You can buy them on our website .FoxFiregeneva or call us at 630-232-1369 Thanks for asking and sorry for the delay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 W State St, 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: +1 630-232-1369
  • E-mail
Established in 2003, FoxFire is a premier restaurant located in Geneva, IL. FoxFire is an award winning restaurant with such accolades as the Daily Herald's "Top Ten New Restaurants", On the Fox's "Top Ten", the Kane County Chronicle's "Best Steaks", as well as West Suburban Living's "Top New Restaurant - Best in the West." Located on the north side of State Street (Route 38) and just a half block west of the Fox River in Geneva, Illinois, FoxFire Restaurant is an essential part of experiencing the charm and hospitality of beautiful Geneva, IL. We offer aged prime beef, chops and fresh seafood in an intimate, yet elegant setting of original brick and wooden trellises dating from the early 1900's when horse and carriages roamed the streets, men tipped top hats, and woman curtsied. We are certain you will find our food and charm unsurpassed in our unique and wonderful town.
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