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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
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319 W State St, Geneva, IL 60134-2156
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Large beer selection but they do not brew their own beers. Nice varied menu with lots of different selections. Small casual place, good food and service. In the old Geneva theatre building.

Thank cmykogv
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I've been here a number of times. The selection of microbrews from across the country is very good to excellent. The staff is friendly and professional. They menu is varied and creative and well-prepared.

Thank jeff_strobel
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Great varied menu...something for everyone. Open until 2 am! Burgers, salads, soup. Loved the sweet potato fries. Casual atmosphere and responsive wait staff.

Thank 642Victorious
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This place offers a great atmosphere for a casual drink or hanging with friends. It's not your typical bar scene, so families are welcome. The beer selection is solid and the appetizers are awesome. The staff is friendly and very knowledgeable about beer in case...More

Thank Hawksfanatic
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Tuesday dinner with the wife. Standard pub atmosphere but definitely cleaner than most. Our server was in a great mood and very helpful in navigating the menu. Some standard fare with a twist plus unique items such as Banh Mi, which I ordered. I've never...More

Thank Glemmy
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went for a family birthday dinner. The hamburgers are superb - all of them. The fries were not very crispy, but tasted fine. There was a flatbread special that was excellent taste, but the portion was very small. Incredible selection of craft beers, but less...More

Thank john s
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a decent spot for lunch. There are many options and the process are reasonable. They do a good Fish & Chips and the variety was surprising. The food was good and it's not far from the Herrington Inn.

Thank shellyc653
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Recently had the fish & chips -- was good. Always enjoy the fried pickles, steak sliders. Nice spot to meet friends & hang out.

Thank J-zue
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had lunch on a Saturday during Geneva Restaurant week and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. For $19 we had our choice on 1 appetizer and 2 sandwiches and we chose the Peno bites, Brisket & Brie and Cubano sandwiches. The $19 deal basically gives you a...More

Thank egsmith4
Reviewed 3 January 2017

My family visited this local establishment recently for lunch. The beer selection is excellent, but they do not brew themselves. The menu is more the bar variety with sandwiches, burgers and a few entrees. We had the house made chips and calamari for apps. The...More

Thank Bryan D
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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
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