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15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134-2251
+1 630-208-8920
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“red snapper” (8 reviews)
“sea bass” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, International, Gluten Free Options
15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134-2251
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderful atmosphere in small comfortable restaurant ideal for conversation and exceptional service.

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We had dinner for nine at Atwater's for my mother's 95th birthday celebration. My three siblings, our spouses and mom had an exceptional time. We had specific instructions for table set up, flowers, pictures and timing and the incredible staff at Atwater's didn't miss a...More

Thank sdmennie
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Sadly I didn't take any pictures obviously this isn't the type of restaurant you take pictures in.... Nestled in the heart of the Harrington Hotel which I can tell you I wholeheartedly recommend and give 5 Stars too. The attwater is both elegant and wonderful...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 17 September 2017

nice that it's often not overly busy so you can enjoy the good food, good setting along the fox river, and still get to enjoy the company of the guests since it's not loud from too many others. Also would want to rent out their...More

Thank Da_H605
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Very good--the ambiance--this is a very handsome place to dine. Good--the service, which was professional, and the cocktail, which was well made. Wasn't to our taste--the food. The presentations were quite creative, but, on the whole, they didn't work out. In particular, the halibut entree...More

Thank Ghost
Reviewed 15 August 2017

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
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10 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Robin H | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are, look at The Herrington website. See if it is on there.
Radhika S
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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 S River Ln, Geneva, IL 60134-2251
  • 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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