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White Fence Farm Restaurant

1376 Joliet Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446-4078
+1 630-739-1720
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“corn fritters” (55 reviews)
“cole slaw” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
1376 Joliet Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446-4078
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stopped on way home from cubs game hoping for a good sit down meal. Not sure what others are used to paying for chicken but $15.50 for 4 small pieces with one side is not what I'm used to. Did come with 4 relishes they...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Use to come here when I was little all the time. Have moved away many years ago, and when we came back to visit, decided to come here. Wow, I don't think a single thing has changed, and it was wonderful!! Funny how memories you...More

Thank SooJBee
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Come for the chicken, but walk around and see the collection of kitstch too. This is not a diner, but its not haute cusine either, it's fried chicken and family style side dishes that they've been serving over several decades. Also fried or broiled fish,...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the chicken dinner each of us had. The chicken is really good you only get three pieces but it comes with corn fritters, mash potatoes which are instant ones, did not care for that, along with pickled beets, cottage cheese, cole slaw and...More

Thank 164barbrab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had never been here and I went for a family gathering. I had the fried chicken, which was super crunchy & good. Someone else had the cod and said it was excellent. The fritters were great as was all of the food. All of...More

Thank L F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service and food is always great!! Our waitress was attentive and friendly! Always enjoy going there

Thank S6285BLsarag
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Such a great old farmhouse and atmosphere. The restaurant itself seems to have unending rooms. Each with its own personality. Service was fast, and we never ran out of food. They kept it coming. We may have been out of control with the 6 bowls...More

Thank Phil L
Reviewed 3 May 2017

White Fence Farm advertises that it serves the "world's greatest fried chicken." After nearly 100 years, who's going to argue with them? It is pressure cooked and refrigerated in bulk before being individually flash-fried to order. Established in the early 1920s at 1376 Joliet Road...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We ordered the large t-bone steaks. Nothing to write home about. They were tough and could have used some seasoning. The appetizers were very good - Especially the bean salad !!!!

Thank MaybellineBlush
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This restaurant is a real jewel. The ambiance is wonderful, the food is delicious. Service is great. Wonderful selection of antiques and collectibles to enjoy before or after your meal. Could have spent more time there. Very enjoyable evening.

Thank gmet47
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
DAVID C
what are your hours and do I need a reservation?
28 February 2017|
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Response from Michaelshawkfan | Reviewed this property |
No very big place
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Ellen16588
do you need reservations?
1 May 2016|
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Response from Singingsportfan | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant has multiple rooms for dining, so we do not make reservations unless we have a big group.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1376 Joliet Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446-4078
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Romeoville
  • Phone Number: +1 630-739-1720
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