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Niemerg's Steak House

1410 West Fayette Avenue, Effingham, IL 62401
(217) 342-3921
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Ranked #5 of 57 Restaurants in Effingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Most recent review
- Aug 27, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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HUNTLEY,IL
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is our second time eating at this steak house. We made it a point to stay overnight on the way from Fl. and AL just so we could eat there. The staff was very friendly. The food was great .Also, the salad bar was very good and fresh! The prices of the meals where very decent. I also brought... More

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Kaukauna, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

I went with my family on our way back to Wisconsin. Was very impressed with the quality of the food for the low price it was. The workers were very nice and friendly. Overall it is a good place to stop and grab a great bite to eat.

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Davenport, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We have eaten here and liked it before, but not this time. First they put us at a table that was unlevel so we asked to be moved which they did but reluctantly. Their salad bar is huge and more than adequate. But when our steaks came my husband's medium was almost completely raw and my medium rare was overcooked.... More

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Bend, Oregon
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202 reviews 202 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
233 helpful votes 233 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Niemerg's is one of the most popular family restaurants in Effingham. The parking lot was full and there were dozens of people waiting in the lobby on the Friday night we were there. The lounge and bar was packed and people looked like they were having a great time. Food is plentiful and cheap: It's just not very good. I... More

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Spring Hill, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

During the trip from Minnesota to Florida, this was our first night on the road. Soloman at the Comfort Suites recommended this. Interesting "older venue" restaurant that pleasantly surprised us. Niemerg's has a wide variety of items on the menu, going from a nice steak to burgers. Since we were finishing a three week on the road trip, we opted... More

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Ligonier
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We are from Indiana and travel the country for our jobs. One of our drivers lives in Effingham and RAVES about this place. We finally had the opportunity to dine here and we were VERY pleased. GREAT food, VERY friendly staff (and I mean everyone) and the prices are better than just reasonable. Do yourself a favor, if you are... More

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Gedera, Israel
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97 reviews 97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Simple, plain american home cookn', nothing exciting, nothing innovative, nothing special and not the place to order a steak (in spite of their claim). Freshly cooked food and friendly staff. A reasonable place to eat.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were told at the American Legion hall that this was a great place to eat. It was open till midnight. We both had steak dinners and drinks and the bill came to thirty dollars. Great food and service. We ate at ten pm. Steaks were top quality. In fact everything tasted great. Super value.

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Decatur, Illinois
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62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This was our first time there, and thank goodness I had made reservations. It was Father's Day and we had 15 in our party. I was amazed how fast we got a table and served. They gave us two waitress and that really helped. The staff is well trained and know everything about what they serve. We all enjoyed our... More

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Pittsburgh, PA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Great homestyle food, fast service, and easy on the wallet -- what more could you want? Oh, wait, how about trying a piece of home-made pie? It's delicious!

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