What happened White Fence Farm?

After 45-years offering fried chicken and farm activities, a Lakewood institution is calling it quits. Due to financial troubles, White Fence Farm will close on December 30 at 6263 West Jewell Avenue.

What happened White Fence Farm?

After 45-years offering fried chicken and farm activities, a Lakewood institution is calling it quits. Due to financial troubles, White Fence Farm will close on December 30 at 6263 West Jewell Avenue.

Who owns White Fence Farm in Romeoville?

owner Laura Hastert
This business is located a thousand miles away (997 miles to be exact) in Lakewood, Colorado. While the Colorado restaurant shares the White Fence Farm name, it is not a franchise of original Romeoville location. “I am the third generation Hastert active in the business,” said current Romeoville owner Laura Hastert.

Why did White Fence Farms close?

New owners bought it four years ago; they blame the closure on increased costs and a tough labor market. They’ll be auctioning off most of the contents January 25; new homes have already been arranged for the animals.

Who owns White Fence Farm Illinois?

A reader recently tipped me off to this interview by the Village of Romeoville, Illinois, of Laura Hastert, owner and manager of the original White Fence Farm for nearly 20 years.

What family owns White Fence Farm?

the Hastert family
Since 1954, the restaurant has been owned and operated by the Hastert family. Robert Hastert, Sr. was the first family owner-manager.

How long has White Fence Farm been around?

White Fence Farm
Established Early 1920s
Food type Chicken
City Romeoville
State Illinois

Where is the White Fence Farm in Illinois?

The Original White Fence Farm® | Romeoville, Illinois | Home of the World’s Greatest Chicken! Home Carry-Out Restaurant Menu Contact Lunch & Shows Private Rooms Farm Animals Fundraiser PLACE YOUR BOOKING HERE!!!

Is White Fence Farm worth a visit?

We have enjoyed visiting the main restaurant many times and have used a couple of their take out locations, including the one in Joliet. If you like good old fashioned chicken… and very traditional sides, you will enjoy the food at White Fence Farm.

When does White Fence Farm take reservations for holiday hours?

Copyright © 2013-2021, The Original White Fence Farm® Built and Powered by White Fence Farm 2021 Holiday Hours We will only take reservations for 8 or more, call during regular business hours

What is on the White Fence Farm menu?

The Original White Fence Farm® The World’s Greatest Chicken! Fresh from the Farm All DinnersServed With: Bean Salad, Cole Slaw, Cottage Cheese, Pickled Beets, Corn Fritters, with choice of French Fries, Mashed Potato, or Baked Potato with Home Made Gravy. We’re looking forward to your visit!