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Five Forks Market

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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6565 Lexus Dr, Rockford, IL 61108-3015
+1 815-229-5500
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Boston, MA
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hubby and I came here on a Monday night to quietly contemplate the passing of a loved one. The restaurant has industrial design, subdued lighting and was very quiet and a unique concept-- it doubles as a retail wine/beer establishment(carefully curated selection), so when you know what you are going to order you have the option of choosing a beverage.... More 

Thank mOmwteens9
Rockford, IL
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289 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a group of 6 people for dinner so a lot of different items were selected for consumption. The food was great, nice selection of wines on the wall to go with everything. Service was quite good. Enjoyed the meal and evening.

Thank BossRino
Belvidere, Illinois
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74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only giving this 4 stars because of a few of things that got under my skin. First, I love your Crab Cakes. Why do they keep getting smaller and smaller? I'm aware you are a Tapas place but they are much smaller than they used to be. Perhaps you could over a larger version for a little more as an... More 

Thank Jennie1970
Rockford, Illinois
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

My husband and I love this restaurant. Five Forks has a unique and fresh menu, and a great wine selection. The place is small and cozy, and somewhat hidden in a small strip mall, but worth the effort to find. We usually get a couple different plates to share, and are never disappointed! If you are looking for a different... More 

Thank mamusia
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

So much too say. Eating here always brought me my senses back to NYC. Yea I know, its Rockford..trust me I get it..I'm a NYer. Food and service is great! I usually get the cheese plate b/c WI is nearby, so why not? Their portions are reasonable and always make you wanting more! If anything I'll miss from this 16... More 

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Rockford, Illinois
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96 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

We went for dinner and I had the beef and bleu, and it was cooked perfectly. We ate at the kitchen bar, and it was warm there on a cold night. Hard to find a place that cooks your steak exactly how you like it, and the chef did it to perfection. We had crab cake appetizers, and they were... More 

Thank Greg D
Oregon, Illinois
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing food, great atmosphere. Love this place. The roasted brussel sprouts are wonderful and the fried olives were so good, have never thought about olives for an appetizer. Wonderful place will definately come back.

Thank Laurie B
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a Tuesday night for casual dinner with a friend. The service was really great. Interesting menu choices. Try the deep fried mashed potatoes and the Brussel sprouts, I hate Brussel sprouts. These were delicious! The pork with bread dumplings was also very good. The coffee, actually tasted like coffee, better than I have had a 'breakfast restaurants'. Leave... More 

Thank Kathleen E W
Belvidere, Illinois
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Our party of eight had a wonderful meal at Five Forks on October 22. Most enjoyed their dinners and wine as the service was good overall. However, as we sat following dessert and coffee, our server approached the table as she gave us our checks. You could see she was embarrassed to tell us that the place had overbooked and... More 

Thank odoyle584
Indianapolis, United States
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85 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Wow! WOw! WOW!!!! Im impressed - and that doesn't happen easily. A nice GSM red blend with fruity nose and peppery finish. That's an ideal start for me. At first, I was disappointed in the lunch menu - much, much smaller than the (dinner) menu on the Yelp app. But.....The roasted red pepper soup is delish - the black beans... More 

Thank Leland C S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, 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: 6565 Lexus Dr, Rockford, IL 61108-3015
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-229-5500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?