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Fairview Restaurant

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2141 North 16th Street, Springfield, IL 62702-1803
16:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Sherman, IL.
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably the best pasta sauce in town. It's a family recipe that goes back two generations and then some. Their fried chicken is unbeatable. The dinner salad with house dressing is great start.

Thank Jim G
Springfield, Illinois
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27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

My wife and I have stopped by twice for date night dinners and both times we have had good service and realy good food. We are maiking this one of our regular places to stop and visit.

Thank Martin H
St. Louis
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120 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

There is plenty of private space for a fairly large party, which is nice. The appetizers are good. However, no napkins were available until someone asked for them and they ran out of appetizer plates very early and did not replenish them. This truly made it a finger food experience as many people had to just grab what they wanted... More 

Thank BeachLover2001
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

I Grew up eating at the Fairview! Great food and great people who own it! Best Northend restaurant in Springfield, Illinois!

Thank Robert L
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Loved this great family Italian restaurant. Friendly service and great food. What more can you ask! We had the Fried Chicken livers, Homemade ravioli, and mostaccioli.

Thank UMRebL
Springfield, Illinois
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2015

Tonight I had a dark meat fried chicken meal. It included five pieces of chicken, a great salad with their tasty house dressing, a potato, and an order of green beans loaded with bacon. I could not eat half of the meal, it was huge. I took most of it with me for another meal at home. The price of... More 

Thank illinoisfriend
Bellingham, Washington
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145 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2015

Family owned and good family food. This is not an exotic place but fun with a group of friends or family. Sweet service too.

Thank Norman S
Springfield, Illinois
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285 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

AMAZING food. Italian influences. Great cheesecake. ALso, good steaks, salads, burgers and the famous Springfield horseshoe. Last week I had the seafood lasagna which is scrumptious. Such a big portion I took half home for lunch the next day! Friendly wait staff.

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2141 North 16th Street, Springfield, IL 62702-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?