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Eckert's Country Store & Farms

951 S Green Mount Rd, Belleville, IL 62220-4814
618-233-0513
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Ranked #9 of 138 restaurants in Belleville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Fast Food
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English first
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We certainly had a large party, but we were literally the only people there, minus one couple. Even so, it took over 90 minutes from seating to paying the bill. Our waitress had to return and ask everyone what they ordered to create the bills, we were constantly out of items, and everything was slow. I would understand if the... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit to our restaurant. On behalf of Eckert’s Country Restaurant, please accept our sincere apologies for the service you received while dining with us. Our goal is to exceed our guests’ expectations and please know we take your feedback very seriously. I have forwarded your review to... More

Saint Louis, Missouri
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We drove through the highway construction, through East St. Louis, and through the countryside to Belleville, Il. to visit Eckert's. Our search was for peaches - the winter of 13/14 had put them in short supply. Our first stop was the restaurant. The menu looked good and the service was fast and friendly. But...my wife doesn't react well to MSG.... More

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O'Fallon, Illinois
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Folks have been telling us to come since we moved here from Norther Virginia. We arrived for a lunch meal on a Saturday. The place is clean but just a very basic seating and ambience. We ordered to fried chicken which comes with corn, green beans and mashed potatoes. The chicken was very good. The sides are very plain and... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your visit. We hope to see you again very soon!! More

Belleville, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

My children always enjoy themselves here, and so do I. Great value with activities duri g holidays. Lots of free things to do. Great country store!

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write and share your story! We hope to see you again soon!! More

Pontoon Beach
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

First time at Eckerts for the Mothers day brunch, first we arrived a little early so we decided to check out the store, blown away with the quality of everything in store and was always asked if we needed any help, told the last employee that asked us if we needed any help that we will be back after we... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

I am so glad that your first experience visiting us was so positive. We strive for outstanding customer service and really appreciate the time you took to review our business. Hope to see you again soon. More

St.Louis region
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The new, enormous country store is pretty cool! Look for everything from an impressive wine selection, to cheeses imported from around the world, to local products and produce. This is not a bargain place, but would be hard pressed to find many of their offerings at any other store in the region. Tip: don't miss the frozen custard stand! Big... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Couldn't agree more....the apple knocker sundae is one of my personal favorites too. Stop back in to see us soon! More

Bangkok, Thailand
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We went with three generations of family so my one and a half year old daughter could join the easter egg hunt. My daughter had a great time -- before the hunt, she got to pet baby ducks, chicks and rabbits, and afterward, she got her face painted. The food was a good dose of American home cooking. I highly... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the comment! We are so glad that you and your family were able to join us for our Easter Activities - lots of memories to be made. Be sure to like us on facebook to find out about all the great events we offer. We'd also love to see any pics you took while visiting -... More

Belleville, Illinois, United States
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you're looking for old fashioned comfort food, such as fried chicken and mashed potatoes this is a fine restaurant but not necessarily cheap. Attached store with jellys, fresh farm items is a plus.

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Midwest
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We love eating here...everything on their menu is delicious and ample portions as well. Breakfast is available all day long. Their fried chicken is the best, its pressure cooked and juicy and tasty. The fried biscuits and apple butter come with each meal before the meal but dont eat too many so you have room for the dinner. I love... More

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review - we hope to see you again soon!! More

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Always a great place to visit! Love their attractions and food! We are repeat customers. Great for a family affair or a couple outing.

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Eckert F, Manager at Eckert's Country Store & Farms, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! Glad you enjoy our farm. Can't wait to see you again!! More

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