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Eden on the River

1 Illinois St, Unit 160, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2847
+1 630-945-3332
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“falafel” (3 reviews)
“lamb shank” (3 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Bar, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Illinois St, Unit 160, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2847
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So happy to have found a place that serves authentic Arabic food in the western suburbs! Food was fantastic. Especially the Kibbeh!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TDAuto
Reviewed 7 December 2018

Great experience, it has been a long time since I ate a REAL & TASTY Mediterranean authentic food with all of its goodness... Hummus is really great and very unique, grills with grilled vegetables and rice very good...

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Samkh1971
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Called to make a reservation and showed up early but didn't have to wait! Tried the kabob and the lamb shank which were both delicious! Food is fresh and authentic mediterranean! Met the owner, Omar, who was kind and took time to talk with us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank meenamo2016
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

What a fun night and marvelous food! We loved the father son duo, Gypsy Influence. The lamb shank was so delicious! Tender,fall off the bone,wonderful flavor.We will definitely go again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We decided to dine here during St. Charles Jazz Festival weekend. We went to see the Bill Boris Jazz Trio there on Saturday, September 8th. The trio was great. We liked the look of the restaurant; however, the fake, plastic flowers on the tables we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Ann P
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem on the Fox river. Very warm and friendly. Listened to jazz and enjoyed the mezza sampler. Highly recommended !

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Last night in area and wanted to dine on the Fox River. Sitting outside watching the daylight change to twilight and then nighttime. A great view of all the ducks going by as well. But the real treat was the authentic Mediterranean food. Everything from...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank McWett
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We were looking for outside dining next to the Fox River on a summer night ... and found this little gem. The chicken kabobs were amazing; loved the Fattoush salad (get it as an upcharge for the house salad - def with it).

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Becky H
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

A beautiful deck on the Fox River is always a draw. The food was good Mediterranean fare, and the deck and service were great!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 276elizabethl
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Wow! I was surprised! We live in St. Charles and can not believe we have not had a meal at this restaurant yet! Not sure when it opened...maybe within the last year, but the new owner, Omar, has done a great job! We did not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Kathy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Illinois St, Unit 160, Saint Charles, IL 60174-2847
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: +1 630-945-3332
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We created Eden On The River for a reason: To share our love of the Mediterranean's delicious flavors, wholesome ingredients, and bright spices.
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