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6860 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61114-7418
+1 815-282-3400
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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16:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
6860 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61114-7418
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had good, but slow service and the food was FANTASTIC!!! They have indoor and outdoor dinning. It is very high scale, gormet place to eat. It was very expensive but definatley a great dinner.

Thank linniespeace
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A gem restaurant in Rockford area. Clean and quiet ambience. Tasty food. Quick service. Good wine. Attentive staff. Could be very crowded.

Thank emtsnts
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I couldn't believe that you can find such a good restaurant out of the big cities. Had the lamb chops which was done to perfection, so tender and tasty, never had such a lamb chops.

Thank Gidi D
Reviewed 6 March 2017

So dining in Rockford is pretty bad, unless you are into chain restaurants. We've dined here several times in the past, and it is one of the better independent gourmet restaurants in the area. My wife and I dined here last night (Saturday). It was...More

Thank Jeff0155
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Josef actually has a couple of sections ... one is a formal dining room and the other is like a modern EURO bar... Anyway , the food - amazing .... top quality ingredients (the balsamic is like no other).... Try the watermelon and goats cheese...More

Thank FeedbackISGOOD
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant!! Visited 3 weeks before going to Barbados. Just wanted a taste of the island. Did not disappoint. I had the seared tuna which was excellent and my husband had the veal chop. The best he's ever had. We will be back. Enjoyed the...More

Thank Corinne517
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Absolutely the best restaurant in Rockford. Food is superb and atmosphere is perfect! The service we had was wonderful from start to finish. The chef came out and talked to us. He was amazing!

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This review is about the bar side of the restaurant. When you want the quality food that Josef's is known for, but don't want it quite so fancy, the bar side of Josef's serves a full menu and a bar menu. It is a great...More

Thank SkipperBill2
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is the place to go for the special anniversary or birthday dinner. Food and service is always great and they have a special dessert to top off the special evening.

Thank AJLIllinois
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Picked this place from Trip Advisor and so glad we did! Located in a strip mall but once you walk in you are transported to a lovely casual elegant restaurant. We were there for our anniversary and the meal was excellent. Beautiful presentation of delicious...More

Thank Jane D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6860 Spring Creek Rd, Rockford, IL 61114-7418
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-282-3400
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