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Geneva Ale House

$$ - $$$American, ,
319 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2156
+1 630-262-3877
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good57%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried pickles” (4 reviews)
“burgers” (16 reviews)
“salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
319 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2156
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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

It's been a while since I've been here. The beer selection is still good and you can't beat their Ruben sandwiches but stay clear of the over sized onion rings. I was looking forward to crunchy, sweet onion rings but what I got were these...More

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice beer list, something for everyone. Food is good not great. Typical bar food is on the menu. Staff is good. Overall, this is a nice place to stop.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Be prepared to wait for a table on a weekend. Good food. Traditional bar food with a bit of an upscale twist. The best reason to go is the tap list full of high quality local craft beer. Experienced bartenders that understand beer, and can...More

Thank KurtB_69
Reviewed 30 December 2015

The good was good but nothing to write home about. Service was very good, helpful and friendly. The fried fish was greasy and the cole slaw didn't taste very good. The rest of the food was good.

Thank Ted R
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for a bite on our way through the town. The restaurant is situated on the ground floor of an old movie theater. We were greeted as soon as we came inside and told we could sit anywhere we liked. We chose a...More

1  Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Went to the GAH with my husband & 5 other friends. We had to wait a while for table but it worked out well since we were waiting for a few of our friends. We all ordered food, I got the burger of the month...More

Thank Sasha G
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Stopped in for lunch on a Sunday afternoon and we were all pleasantly surprised. Great service, good food, large menu and in the heart of downtown Geneva. For those who like pretzel rolls, sweet potato fries or onion strings, this place is for you. After...More

Thank travelingtrio2010
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Ate here today for the second time and had an exceptional dinner. The Cubans, black forest turkey and cheese curds were great. The service was timely and friendly.

Thank Timbayer
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We stopped in for sandwiches and a quick beer after our daughter had purchased her wedding veil at a local shop. Great staff, good food and the beer tasted refreshing on a hot day:)

Thank Lovetogarden719
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Food was avg bar food , had the cheese curds and the aioli was mayo with bacon and garlic absolutely no flavor or spices added.

Thank George J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2156
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-262-3877
  • E-mail
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