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15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134
+1 630-208-8920
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The small, intimate dining space consists of indoor and patio tables, perfect for warm days. The river scene is carefully landscaped with meticulously tended gardens between the diner and the Fox River. Across the river is parkland with bicycle paths. Canoers and boaters enjoy the...More

Thank jgnoir
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Had the crab cakes and Potatoes leek soup for starters and really like them both . Moved veggies around to match my taste on the dinner entree and that was fine with them .Very good white fish dinner and tasty creme brulee desert. Topped the...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere and good space between tables. Really nice views of the Fox River. We enjoyed a great bottle of wine with the crab cakes (guacamole spread w/ pineapple salsa) and charcuterie board for appetizers. I really enjoyed the char-crusted ribeye (perfectly cooked medium rare)...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It's convenient for Herrington Hotel guests and has view of the Fox River. The service was good and the food fine.

Thank nst12016
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Was staying at the Inn and made dinner reservations.Black bean soup as an app and the special which was a red snapper over rice pilaf.. very good. My boyfriend had the filet mignon. Which he also enjoyed.

Thank Beth K
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed in breakfast my wife and I had today. Mine was a disaster. Over cooked eggs, soggy hash browns, and wrong toast. Oh, and it tasted like fish. Seriously fish. Please clean the grill!!! They also increased prices and changed menu. Higher prices and...More

1  Thank Mark K
logwes, General Manager at Atwater's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

I am very sorry you had a poor breakfast experience. I assure you your feedback is much appreciated and taken very seriously. I hope you will give us another chance so we can show you that our food quality is typically very high. Sincerely, Paul...More

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Stayed at the Herrington Inn so this looked like a no-brainer. Had reservations and were greeted and seated immediately. Got the bread basket, nice and warm with a nice assortment. Proposed and she accepted!!! From there we had the cheese platter appetizer which was great....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 13 February 2017

if you want a special night out this is it! great views. excellent and developed menu. wear a jacket and take the wife out for a great night!

Thank Troy G
Reviewed 2 February 2017

The food and atmosphere at Atwater's are the best in the Fox Valley area. We were there for my husband's birthday. There was a birthday card on the table when we arrived. They were able to accommodate our dietary restrictions without sacrificing quality or taste....More

1  Thank Christine B
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Well, we were quite lucky in that we had the place to ourselves and were the only ones in the restaurant. I am not sure if that upped the service level but we felt pretty special. A full but limited menu but the offerings are...More

Thank Gunshycanuck
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10 September 2016|
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Response from Robin H | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are, look at The Herrington website. See if it is on there.
26 June 2015|
Response from logwes | Property representative |
Our typical response is business casual. Jackets are not required. The atmosphere is upscale but not pretentious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 60
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
  • Phone Number: +1 630-208-8920
  • E-mail
Fine dining on the waterfront at this gem, tucked inside the Herrington Inn & Spa.

Al fresco dining in season. Serves three meals daily, open 365 days per year.

Advance reservations highly recommended

Private waterfront Gazebo for 8 guests is also available.
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