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FoxFire Restaurant

17 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
+1 630-232-1369
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“filet” (17 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Seafood
$$ - $$$
17 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food is fresh and served with a smile. Good steaks and salad. A great medium priced slightly upscale restaurant. Good for the family.

Thank Rosietravelers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great and so was the staff. Loved that the owner would come by, say hello. Seemed like a lot of pride in ownership. I would recommend.

Thank Dickerson2300
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drinks and food were great and we enjoyed the overall experience. Towards the end, though, right after my wife and I had commented about how professional our server and the staff was, our server disappeared. It took enough time for him to resurface that...More

Thank JayS1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hadn't tried this restaurant, and saw great reviews on TA. The meal and service was beyond fantastic! Kerri was our server--and she had a lot of support staff to help take care of us. It was like clock work. We started with the stuffed...More

Thank sophiecleo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This steakhouse is in a building on a main thoroughfare in downtown Geneva but there is ample parking behind a back entrance. The inside of the 125-year old building has been restored so you can see the original wooden beams as well as the warm...More

1  Thank CarolinaBecky
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came for a late dinner. Our server Amanda was very prompt and efficient. Dinner was very good. Atmosphere was lively and fun.

1  Thank Beth K
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Service is truly excellent, even ended up having a conversation with Kurt the owner, an absolute gentleman. WE decided to try the burger menu which was on special, fantastic choice. Good quality meat, well presented, great value and portion size. The wine list is reasonably...More

3  Thank Australia1962
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Foxfire did not "officially" participate in Geneva's Restaurant Week $39 dinner special but they offered their own special which consisted of the option of $44 dinner for 2 or $66 which included wine pairings. We chose the $66 special per couple and we each received...More

1  Thank egsmith4
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Started with chicken tortilla soup. Fantastic. Great tomato base with little kick of hotness. I had the stuffed peppers as my entree. Served over bell pepper risotto. Wow. Can't wait to go back for dinner. Top notch.

1  Thank Ken C
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Food was delicious and the atmosphere very nice. I ordered the filet, my friend had the shrimp scampi. We both had 1/2 wedge salads. We shared sides of brussels sprouts and garlic mashed potatoes. The filet was cooked perfectly. We both had dessert. I had...More

1  Thank Carolyn S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does the restaurant have gift certificates? I'd like to give one to my brother to celebrate his birthday (and recent successful heart surgery!).
10 March 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
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
FoxFire owners, the father and son team of Curt and K.C., invite you to select from an amazing menu that boasts traditional favorites an extensive wine list, featuring over fifty wines by the glass. While dining indoors, watch our Executive Chef, Kevin Gillespie, and his dedicated staff as they deftly prepare your meal in our “New York” style kitchen. FoxFire offers three-season dining, under the sun or stars, on our patio area with umbrella-topped tables.FoxFire is dedicated to providing you with an unforgettable meal through first-class food and dining service.