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Maryland Style Crab Cake
spicy corn relish/frisee/lemon olive oil/lemon balsamic/red pepper coulis
USD 13
Sea Scallops + Cauliflower
cauliflower purée, brussel sprout, leaves, golden raisins, pine nuts, lemon, balsamic beurre blanc
USD 16
3 Scallops USD 24
Ricotta + Honeycomb
whipped ricotta, evoo, toast, sea salt, wild honeycomb
USD 12
Extra Toast USD 0.25
Zucchini Fries
crispy zucchini, sea salt, parmesan
Meatball Sliders
tomato sauce, arugula, hot pepper mix
USD 13
Asiago Stuffed Gnocchi
garlic/shallots/chili flakes/vino/tomato/spinach/pecorino
USD 12
sweet + spicy chili sauce, lemon, jalapeños, fresno chilies, basil
USD 14
Italian Bean Dip - veg
garbanzo beans, cucumber, onion, tahini, paprika, fresh-baked pizza bread
USD 10
Arancini Mozzarella
creamy risotto, fontina, mozzarella, roasted garlic, tomato sauce, crispy onion straws
USD 11
Black Pepper Shrimp
creamy polenta, shrimp, chives, roasted peppers, vino, black pepper cream
USD 13
add salmon | $11, 3oz filet | $8, meatball | $3, chicken | $5, shrimp | $8
Lobster Bisque
crab meat, parsley
Shrimp + Avocado
jumbo shrimp, avocado, hearts of palm, tomato, red onion, arugula, lemon evoo
USD 15
Tuscan Kale
quinoa, sunflower seeds, fuji apple, medjool dates, manchego, lemon vinaigrette
USD 13
Half Size USD 8
Avocado USD 2
Italian Chopped
soppressata, capicola, olives, artichokes, sweet peppers, onions, mozzarella, parmesan, tomatoes, cucumber, pine nuts, mixed greens, balsamic vinaigrette
USD 15
Grilled Romaine
tomato, gorgonzola, leeks, pancetta, creamy parmesan dressing
USD 13
Half Size USD 8
House Salad
organic butter lettuce, tomato, gorgonzola, fennel, pecans, house vinaigrette
Caesar Salmon Salad
peruvian peppers, garlic croutons, julienned sweet peppers
USD 19
Side Caesar Salad USD 8
Chicken Thigh
rst potatoes, artichokes, carrots, romano sauce
USD 19
Red Wine Braised Short Rib + Risotto
charred peppers, broccolini, carrots, jalapeño + tomato relish, red wine
USD 23
Beef Medallions
3oz medallions, broccolini, rst potatoes, peppers, pesto, balsamic
USD 22
Hanger Steak
8oz cert, angus beef, harvest carrots, french beans, roasted potato, chimichurri
USD 21
Lake Superior Whitefish
wild mushrooms, spinach, tomatoes, lemon balsamic beurre blanc
USD 21
Blackened Salmon + Tagliatelle
cauliflower, carrots, broccolini, julienned peppers, spicy parmesan cream, lime
USD 19
Pepperoni + Burrata
mozzarella, parmesan, house-dried burrata, pepperoni, chili flakes, fresh oregano
USD 17
tomato sauce, house mozzarella, basil, basil evoo
USD 15
Four Cheese
house mozzarella, parmesan, pecorino romano, fontina, tomato sauce
USD 14
Short Rib Pie
cilantro lime vinaigrette, hot pepper + red onion slaw
USD 16
BBQ Chicken + Pancetta
sweet bbq sauce, basil, mozzarella, pulled chicken, gouda, cipollini onion
USD 16
spicy salame, house mozzarella, basil oregano, roasted onions, chili flakes, spicy honey
USD 16
Fire-Roasted Vegetable Pie
brussel sprouts, cauliflower, zucchini, onion, mushrooms, peruvian chilis, mozzarella, pecorino
USD 15
Hot Sausage + Peppers
parmesan cream, mozzarella, spicy sausage, jalapeños, fresno chilis, cipollini onions
USD 15
Italian Pie
tomato sauce, mozzarella, oregano, soppressata, capicola, guanciale, sausage, roasted garlic
USD 18
Pappardelle Bolognese
classic meat sauce, cream, parmigiano
USD 17
Lobster + Crab Bucatini
lobster meat, Alaskan king crab, spinach, heirloom tomato, calabrese chili butter, tarragon reduction
USD 29
Wild Mushroom Ravioli
fresh porcini ravioli, shallots, chili flakes, wild mushrooms, fresh herbs, cream, truffle oil
USD 18
Vegetables + Gnocchi
broccolini, cauliflower, carrots, peppers, brussel sprouts, vino, parmesan, pecorino
USD 15
Spicy Chicken Tortellini
blackened chicken, broccolini, plum tomato, jalapeños, peppers, lemon parmesan cream, cheese tortellini
USD 17
Lobster + Shrimp Rigatoni
cold water lobster tail, shrimp, lemon cream, spinach, parmesan, calabrese chilies
USD 28
Zucchini Aglio Olio - veg
blistered tomato, garlic, shallots, olive oil, spinach
USD 14
+ Spaghetti USD 18
Vodka Pasta
fresh eight-finger cavatelli, tomato cream· mascarpone, garlic, basil, crispy prosciutto
USD 16
French Beans + Shallots
Grilled Broccolini
Meatballs al Forno
House Hot Pepper Mix
Pizza Bread
Quinoa + Vegetables - veg
Roasted Potatoes
Brussel Sprouts
10 and under | over 10 +$5
Cheese / Pepperoni / Sausage Pizza
Mac + Cheese
Cheese Ravioli
marinara sauce
Meatball Sliders
Grilled Salmon or Filet Mignon
pasta or vegetables
USD 11
Freestyle Pasta
A cavatappi pasta, marinara / butter / pesto / alfredo
Meatball USD 9
Casual dining with sophisticated hospitality. American food with an Italian twist, fresh prepared everyday! 78 wine bottle list, 45 global wines by the glass, hand crafted fresh cocktails, 38 item beer craft list. Reservations not accepted, we do offer a "call ahead, priority wait list" which you can call days and weeks in advance to get on, highly recommend to reduce wait times. Seating preference is given to elderly, pregnant woman, families with babies and local regular customers as a courtesy. Very family friendly local restaurant. TripAdvisor #1 restaurant in Glen Ellyn 4 years in a row as well as Certificate of Excellence.
$12 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Italian, American, Pizza
Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Table Service
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Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

6 great friends got together at Fire+Wine yesterday for an early Sunday dinner. Some of the group had been here before and spoke highly of it. They were right! The menu had a nice range of options : Small Plates, Soups and Salads, Larger Plates,...More

Date of visit: December 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Thank you Martin. That’s a very nice review and we certainly appreciate it. Thank you so much. Cheers...

Reviewed December 16, 2019

Great selection and I have not been disappointed yet! Awesome atmosphere and good wine selection. Everyone is very inviting and friendly! Highly recommend Fire + Wine!

Date of visit: April 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2020

Itceltic, Thank you for the review and the support of words.

Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

After many years this restaurant still has great food. We went for dinner on Sunday night when the crowds were smaller. I recommend using the call ahead service to get on the waiting list. Sometimes the wait can be well over an hour.More

Date of visit: November 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2019

Thank you Nicole0611. We appreciate your words and the 5 bubble rating. There’s an old saying...”don’t take your foot off the gas”. We keep working hard...everyday and almost 8 years later we are fortunate to have a thriving business. Thank you for recognizing the efforts....More

Reviewed October 27, 2019 via mobile

Our family of 4, age 15 to 72, arrived at 3:00 on a rainy Saturday & were seated right away. The decor was exposed brick, wood tones, candles on the tables & it was very cozy/comfortable. Our server was friendly, prompt & knowledgeable. We started...More

Date of visit: October 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2019

Thank you N4851IMkareno. We appreciate you writing such a nice review. Glad you enjoyed everything so very much. Our apologies for the mishap with the Italian pie not being delivered and replaced by the meatball pie by mistake. Thank you for your gentle understanding. All...More

Reviewed October 18, 2019

The pizza is yummy. There might be a bit of a wait. It looks like it's a popular place. Food is good. We had pizza, fish, shellfish and chicken. All very tasty.

Date of visit: October 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2019

Thank you xfooey. We appreciate the review and we always smile with a 5 bubble rating. :-) Cheers...

Reviewed September 22, 2019

Very busy, very loud, can be shoulder to shoulder in here. I do wish they had expanded next door. They need the space! Other than that issue, the food is very good! I do recommend, but unless you are young and like standing around waiting......More

Date of visit: September 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

Thank you Fly1G. We appreciate the review and the five bubble rating! There were complications about expanding next-door that prevented us from doing it. However we will keep making good food and hopefully there’ll always be a high demand for fire+wine. :-) Cheers...

Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

We have been here before, love the place, not quite regulars yet. Drink specials are always interesting but we took a pass tonight. We were across the street (Maize & Mash). Dinner special was spot-on though. Birthday girl was looking for seafood and scallops and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2019

Thank you 169edv, We appreciate your review and supporting words. Cheers...

Reviewed August 11, 2019

Arrived just as it opened for the day. As a result, our server was not quite ready and service was slow. BUT the food was worth it. Italian Bean Dip, Tuscan Kale salad, Pork Belly appetizer, Grilled Salmon salad and Calamari were all deemed excellent!...More

Date of visit: August 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Thank you for the review. Glad you enjoyed the food so very much. Cheers...

Reviewed August 6, 2019

Great atmosphere in simple and cute downtown Glen Ellyn. Head chef John does amazing work. There is not a thing on the menu that you will not fall in love with.More

Date of visit: March 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Thank you Harry! Chef John is awesome. Our customers ask us “what’s good” and I just look at them and I say, “well I know it sounds cliché but everything is good!” So spot on with your review and we appreciate your words and the...More

Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

My son and I went for an early dinner (5 pm). We were promptly seated. I tasted a wine before ordering a glass to be sure I liked it. We ordered summer burrata as a starter. It was very good- May need to ask for...More

Date of visit: August 2019
MJVai, Owner at Fire + Wine, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2019

Thank you jhezod. We appreciate the review and of course the 5 bubble rating. We hope to see you back soon. Cheers...

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Response from Tiffany B | Property representative |
Hi luvnit!! Our pizzas are 11"-12" pies cut into 6 wedges. They are considered individual yet people order multiple pies to share. Salads and small plates are the same. We encourage ordering multiple kinds of pizzas/small... More
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