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Fireplace Inn

Located in Chicago's historic Old Town neighborhood, The Fireplace Inn has been known for serving the best barbecue in the city since 1969. Steaks, Seafood, Ribs, and Gourmet Burgers dishes line our new menu bringing a remarkable array of flavors to one of Chicago's favorite restaurants. With over 40 flat panel HD televisions, The Fireplace Inn provides an incredible atmosphere to see all of your favorite sporting events. Conveniently situated in the heart of the world famous Chicago comedy district, The Fireplace Inn is also the perfect place to dine before or after a show. Special pricing on private party packages is also available. For more information please inquire within."
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143 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
3.8 / 5
(Very Good) 3.8 / 5
(143 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 143 reviews
5 stars
(40)
4 stars
(62)
3 stars
(23)
2 stars
(13)
1 star
(5)
Food 
3.7 / 5
(Very Good) 3.7 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3.5 / 5
(Very Good) 3.5 / 5
Noise Level
2.3 / 3
Energetic
Value 
3.7 / 5
(Very Good) 3.7 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • neighborhood gem(49)
  • good for groups(48)
  • vibrant bar scene(45)
  • late-night find(25)
  • great for lunch(21)
  • hot spot(15)
Fireplace Inn Reviews List
Review 1 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Best hidden gem

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Dined on 4/29/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The food was amazing, our waiter was funny and friendly and the seating was nice, a little tight or should I say close to the next table but overall it was a very good experience. It was my first time but will not be my last :)"
Dined on 4/29/2016
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 2 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/24/2016
 2006
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/24/2016
 2006
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Review 3 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/21/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 4 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
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Review 5 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2009
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Review 6 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/08/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/08/2016
 2015
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Review 7 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Portions do not equal value

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Dined on 4/02/2016
 2013
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2013
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"The waitress was great and the ambiance was exactly what we were looking for to watch a couple sporting events. Our appetizers were good but our dinner was overall disappointing. The amount of meat that was on our sandwiches was minimal. The sandwiches were all bun and bbq, you had to search for the meat."
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2013
Special Features: vibrant bar scene
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Review 8 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/02/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, vibrant bar scene, late-night find
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Review 9 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 4/03/2016
 2005
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Review 10 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 3/11/2016
 2013
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Review 11 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2015
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Review 12 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/04/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/04/2016
 2008
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/04/2016
 2008
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Review 13 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 3/10/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/10/2016
 2012
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/10/2016
 2012
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 14 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/11/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2015
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Review 15 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"I had the baby back ribs and fried shrimp. Good was delicious but steak fries were a little cold. My server was very attentive and the manager made sure we were having a great experience.
My girlfriend enjoyed the BBQ fried chicken.
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Dined on 3/04/2016
 2015
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Review 16 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Our group of four ordered the ribs and shrimp po boys. They were both prepared well and were tasty. We had 2nd city tickets so our time was limited. Our waiter was attentive and we enjoyed our meal although I would consider this place primarily a bar that serves food."
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2008
Special Features: hot spot, vibrant bar scene
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Review 17 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/26/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2015
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Review 18 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2014
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Review 19 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 2/14/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2012
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 2/14/2016
 2012
Special Features: good for groups, late-night find
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Review 20 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/24/2016
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 21 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Bar not Restaurant

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Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
"Not the quiet dining experience described. Basically a bar that services food. Recently renovated. No fireplace. Very few dining tables. Bars in every section."
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
Special Features: hot spot, vibrant bar scene
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Review 22 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 23 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, vibrant bar scene, kid-friendly
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Review 24 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/28/2016
 2010
Dined on 1/28/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/28/2016
 2010
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 25 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Fireplace Inn has CHANGED

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Visited after about two years. We always loved the place and the ribs are the best. The ribs are still good but the have completely revamped to a sports bar format. The place is load and uncomfortable.
This is no longer a great place for a rib dinner but just another sports bar with ribs.
We on't go back.
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Dined on 1/23/2016
 2010
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Review 26 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Standard, Affordable, Bar Fare

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We came here on a whim because it was quick seating and the menu seemed good enough. And that's exactly what we got. Good enough. I had a turkey burger with guac that was tasty but nothing spectacular. It just got the job done. The best part was probably when my friend asked about a glass of Basil Hayden's whiskey for $11.50 and made sure it was a good pour and not just a shot - he was assured by the waiter that it would be worth it and the waiter came through with an excellent pour that was well worth the price tag.
TL;DR: Read the title."
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2012
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 27 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/21/2016
 2010
Dined on 1/21/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/21/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, great for outdoor dining, late-night find
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Review 28 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/16/2016
 2014
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2014
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Review 29 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Great Service!

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Asked for the best seat in the house and they delivered, great and friendly service on a packed night with a lively crowd."
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2014
Special Features: good for groups, vibrant bar scene, late-night find
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Review 30 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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Dined on 1/16/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2016
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 1/16/2016
 2016
Special Features: great for lunch
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Review 31 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2015
Special Features: vibrant bar scene
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Review 32 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2010
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2010
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for outdoor dining, late-night find
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Review 33 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/06/2016
 2012
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Review 34 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 12/31/2015
 2006
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Review 35 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/01/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 36 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/27/2015
 2007
Dined on 12/27/2015
 2007
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/27/2015
 2007
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 37 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/22/2015
 2012
Dined on 12/22/2015
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/22/2015
 2012
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, late-night find
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Review 38 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Special Features: good for groups, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

This is a bar that serves food.

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Poor service. Half the food in our party was good. Expected salad and appetizers before the meal. Seemed that they had been forgotten. Drinks were empty for too long. Water not refilled even when requested.
Fireplace up north was
what we were looking for.
"
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
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Review 40 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2009
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2009
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Used to be a warm, cozy place-good first date site. (Hubby and I had first date there years ago.)
Now just another average sports bar with TVs covering every sq inch of wall. They even got rid of their fireplace, and beef ribs. Sad. Won't be going back.
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Dined on 12/25/2015
 2009
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Review 41 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The ribs are excellent so is the creamy garlic dressing for the salad. Tortilla soup was nice and thick and had good flavor. It was a Sunday night so it was quiet but we had a table of 8 with no waiting and our food came promptly. Would go back!"
Dined on 12/27/2015
 2005
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Review 42 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Alex, the waiter, perfect, and also the hostess.

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"We requested a balcony table when making the reservation, got that, and when we arrived we asked that Alex be our waiter, as he'd served us before, and did well. Anyway, the hostess accommodated us on both requests without hesitation, and with a genuine smile. We live in the NW suburbs, so it's not a near destination, but the drive was worth it, as the service was par excellence, Alex's seeming specialty, the food superb and the ambiance comforting, which all made for a Merry Christmas."
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Special Features: vibrant bar scene
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Review 43 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2006
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Review 44 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Not good

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
"After some initial confusion about which way to enter and where to go, my family of four was seated. Service was slow. We were told it was because the kitchen was overbooked with take out orders. Why should this affect my more expensive dining in option? I booked this restaurant based on the reviews..sounded like a fun spot to have Christmas dinner. Was I ever wrong. I ordered the twice baked potato, then later told they were out. A few minutes later, the table next to us had baked potatoes! How does this happen? Not good planning. I had the cottage fries instead, which were dry, cold and tasteless. The filet I had was way too charred on the outside which dried it up as well. Took forever to get our check, We could have easily walked out without paying and nobody would have even noticed. Our server finally only came to collect the payment after being flagged down. Really put a damper on our otherwise good day."
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2015
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 45 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/25/2015
 2011
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, late-night find
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Review 46 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 12/23/2015
 2013
Dined on 12/23/2015
 2013
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/23/2015
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 47 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/22/2015
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, vibrant bar scene
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Review 48 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/22/2015
 2007
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Review 49 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 12/19/2015
 2007
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Review 50 for Fireplace Inn
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 12/13/2015
 2008
Special Features: vibrant bar scene
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