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The Foundry

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
85 Executive Dr, Aurora, IL 60504-4101
+1 630-978-2088
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good30%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“bar food” (4 reviews)
“mug club” (2 reviews)
“lots of space” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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85 Executive Dr, Aurora, IL 60504-4101
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11 - 20 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Guinness had a very soapy head. Never had one like that & hope I don't again. Nachos had no real cheese or much chili. Lots of jalapeños, grease, & water. There are a lot of projection tv screens, but nothing in high-def to let you...More

Thank llomonte
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I went in with my family and we turned around and walked right out. The smell of stale smoke lingers in the air.

1  Thank ParrotHead4
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Although we didn't eat at the Foundry, we enjoy some drinks and played pool. It's located in a former movie theater (be sure to ask the front end personnel about it's tainted history). The place is huge with dozens of monster TVs. On this night...More

Thank LookingForBigfoot
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Very Unique pace to visit with a cigar smoking area. Made to look like an old factory and I was disappointed when I found out it never was. Guess it was an old movie theater which sort of took away the charm but it sure...More

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Generally my team and end up in the foundry after dinner. Good pool tables, cool ambience, good choice of beer! Have been here many times now and it's always a good night out. Tried the bar food on the most recent trip and I highly...More

Thank Alistair W
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

I go here to bet on the horses. It's the biggest OTB around. On big race days a group of us always have a table reserved. The food is bar food, it's ok at best. The drinks are pricy. Mug refills are the only way...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Lots of TV's and OTB on site- food is so-so. Service when I was there was fine but their management of tables is poor and I don't know how they get away with having a smoking room- I am shocked they are not in violation...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 21 December 2014

I went to this bar last year to watch the Packers game because they had a Packer room with sound. When I got there, I was told they no longer have this room. Seemed very odd as they had a room for Steeler fans and...More

Thank AviatorMat
Reviewed 3 December 2014

TVs are awesome for sporting events, however food is below average and overpriced and service is slow. Seems management does not care if you come back. Used to be a really fun place to go for a game, not any more.

Thank WinfieldRDH
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Service is SLOWWWWW. The staff are nice, I guess but not very social. Perhaps because they know that they wont be working there long. Whomever designed the layout only thought people would be watching the numerous TV's. Volume way to high... you have to yell....More

1  Thank Joe R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Executive Dr, Aurora, IL 60504-4101
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 630-978-2088
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