The Great River Road in Illinois

Local Eats

One of the most important parts of a great road trip is the food! From world-class barbecue and bushels of fresh produce to hometown favorites and decadent desserts, the Great River Road offers delicious choices.

 

17th Street BBQ

3rd Chute Bar & Grill

Abigail's Tap Room

Alton Sports Tap

Alton Wood River Sportsmens Club

Andria's Restaurant

Bakers & Hale

Beasley Fish Stand

BEAST Craft BBQ Co.

Bennie's Pizza Pub

Big Boy's Q

Bluff City Grill

Bobby's Frozen Custard

BoodaLu Steakhouse

Bossanova Restaurant & Lounge

Brown Bag Bistro

Campeche Restaurant

Captain's Table Buffet- Argosy Casino Alton

Carisilos Mexican Restaurant

Castelli's Restaurant at 255

Charlie’s Place

Chick's on the River

Circa 1888

Copper Fire Bar & Eatery

Crafty Sugar Co.

Crazy Joe's Fish House

Cummares Italian Restaurant

Decaro's

Dixie Barbecue

Downtown Abbey

Drifters' Eats & Drinks

Durty Gurt’s Burger Joynt

Electric Fountain Brewing

Epicurean Fare

Fast Eddie's Bon Air

Fazzi's Restaurant & Bar

Fin Inn

Forest Inn Restaurant & Lounge

Frank O’Dowd’s Irish Pub & Grill in The Irish Cottage Boutique Hotel

Free Press Coffee

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fritz and Frites

Galena Brewing Company

Gallagher's Restaurant

Gentelin's On Broadway

Goldmoor Inn - Dining

Grafton Pub

Grafton Winery & Brewhaus

Grandpa John's Café

Great Rivers Tap & Grill

Grown -N- Gathered

Hawg Pit BBQ Barn

Hops House- Argosy Casino Alton

Hotel Nauvoo

J. J. Thermo's

Johnson's Corner Restaurant

Josephine's Ltd. Gift Shop and Tea Room

Kelly's

Krumpets

Kruta Bakery

Lascelle's Granite City

Lilly's Gyros

Log Cabin Steakhouse

Lotawata Creek Southern Grill

Maid Rite

Manny's Pizza

Manny's Too

Mid-Town Marina

Molly's Kitchen and Bar

Mr. Pancho's Mexican Restaurant and Grill

My Just Desserts

Opera House Bistro

Otto’s Place

Pat's BBQ

Peach Barn Café

Pere Marquette Lodge & Conference Center

Poopy's Pub & Grub

POPP’n on MAINE

Porter's Steakhouse

Reids' Harvest House

Reifschneider's Grill & Grape

Roper's Regal Beagle

Santino's Steak & Pasta House

Savanna Marketplace

Shemwell's BBQ

Shivers Ice Cream Shoppe

Signature Tapp House

State Street Market

Stella's Café & Catering

Sunset Grille

Tavern on Main

The Abbey

The Generals’ Restaurant at DeSoto House Hotel

The Iron Whisk

The Loading Dock

The Maine Course

The Old Bakery Beer Company

The Pier

The Winery at Aerie's Resort

The Yum Factory, Inc.

Three Sisters Sweet Shoppe

Thyme Square Café

Timmerman’s Supper Club

Tiramisu

Tony's Restaurant

Tower of Pizza & Mexican

Warsaw Brewery

Wittmond's Restaurant

Woodlands Restaurant & Lounge