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Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
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14 South Third Street, Geneva, IL 60134 (Between Rt 38 and James St.)
+1 630-262-1000
17:30 - 22:00
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Tue 17:30 - 21:00
Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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Chicago, Illinois
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this place on accident about 2 years ago when the place we had planned to go had a long wait and had a standard dinner here. We loved our meal and signed up for their mailing list. Since then, we have attended 5-6 of the beer/wine dinners they have hosted and I had Easter brunch last year. The... More 

Thank drschmangie
Geneva, Illinois
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Went with my husband for a nice quiet dinner. Food was great, service was great and the ambience is wonderful .

Thank Ginny L
Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Didn't try this spot in Geneva until recently, but it was great. A little pricey, but food was wonderful, and ambience is very romantic inside.

Thank ChiTownGirlTravels
Geneva, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

My husband and I went to Niche on Friday night. We loved every bite, every sip. It was perfection. I had the carrot soup special, which was layered and nuanced with flavor but not overpowered by the carrots. We shared the steam buns (there were four), which were delicious as well and the portion was just right for a share... More 

Thank SPQ0218
Saint Charles, Illinois
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110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I took my wife to celebrate her birthday. We really enjoyed the drinks, food and service. Everything was very good. Our server asked what we were celebrating. When we told him it was my wife's birthday he disappeared then came back with a champagne toast for us to help celebrate.

Thank Ken C
Chicago, Illinois
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61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

My wife took me to NIche last year for my birthday. While the service was very good, the food did not warrant the high prices. Everything was good, but not outstanding. I'd rather spend my high end dining dollar in Chicago.

Thank frederick300
Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Have enjoyed Niche a number of times on all sorts of occasions and our high expectations have never been disappointed. Christmas eve dinner last night with family found both the front and back of the house at the top of their games, from the beginning with a complex roasted chestnut soup, to a winter salad with duck confit, and on... More 

Thank giffy918
Saint Charles, Illinois
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103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Not like you left- but Im glad we went back. As always, Jeffery was an excellent server. Food was awesome- presentations better than ever. Small plate options excellent. Foi gras and scallops to die for. You are back on our list! Thanks

1 Thank Pat P
West Chicago, il
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have never had a bad experience at Niche. We have gone for date night and we have taken our 9 year old, she loves the cheese platter! My favorite thing is the steam buns, so so good. And the drink selection is very impressive. Clean, attractive, friendly staff, nice down town location.

1 Thank Sara M
Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Doesn't the title of my review say it all? This place is awesome the food, wine list, cocktail menu, fresh seasonal food and the dessert. The service is always great, friendly and not over the top like you are getting interrupted by the servers. The cotton candy dessert is HUGE and delicious as is every other item on the small... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Contemporary, American, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 South Third Street, Geneva, IL 60134
    (Between Rt 38 and James St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Metra train station in Geneva is located 5 blocks South of Niche on Third street. This is one of the more relaxing ways to travel to Geneva from Chicago, and a short walk away from the best dining Geneva has to offer.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-262-1000

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?