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15 Ludwig Drive, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1332
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Price range: $11 - $30
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
Description: Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.
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34 reviews from our community

67% Recommend
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Germantown, Tennessee
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102 reviews 102 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

I can't tell you the last time I ate at a Houlihan's anywhere, I was not sure they were still in business. Some friends recommended this location for lunch and I am glad they did as the food was great. Service and waitstaff were good and this means a lot at lunch time.

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Athens, Alabama
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322 reviews 322 reviews
276 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

A few years back, I was a Houlihan's regular, at this outlet as well as some others as I traveled. At one point I seemed they dropped most of my favorite meals and weren't quite the same as they once were. I'm happy to report this was one of the best meals I've had recently. This is a nice facility,... More

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Columbia, Missouri
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148 reviews 148 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We've picked this restaurant to eat at the last few times we've been in the area. Service is usually quick and attentive. The food here is always fresh and keeps us coming back.

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82 reviews 82 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

we had a little time to kill on a Saturday afternoon so went to Houlihan's. They have some fun adult beverages and the bartender was great at making suggestions for different drinks. The appetizers we ordered were great. Our group of 8 ordered 5 different appetizers. Not a bad one in the bunch.

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Central IL
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Actually headed to Olive Garden, but it was very busy...so we circled around, out the parking lot and across the road to Hohoulins with much trepidation. Immediately seated....the soda pop was flat and we asked to replace and they did, two more times and then with no charge. The appetizers were great (stuffed mushrooms and spicey shrimp) and the meals... More

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Carmi, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

the best drinks. good food and we had a good time the people there are all nice and friendly. it is a good place to sit back and relax. and I will go back

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O'Fallon, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

This is a place that we have been to several times, and like the food quite a bit. However, on our most recent visit, it seems like this place is starting to go downhill in service. We went on a Saturday night, but it wasn't too crowded and we were seated right away. We ordered our food, and waited 50... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We stopped here after arriving in Fairview Heights after lunch but before dinner and wanted to have something to eat before an appointment at 4:00. The restaurant was clean and our server was very friendly. We had several appetizers and all were delicious. The only downside was that even though the restaurant was almost empty it took almost 5 minutes... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were on a road trip over the holidays and stopped in the st louis area to sleep for a night. This restaurant was one of the closest things to our hotel so we tried it because it looked decent. It was not good. I just wanted a margarita it should have been simple I'm not a... More

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Belleville, Illinois, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Nice menu, food is good and priced reasonably but not great with average portion size. Service is great and unlike other restaurants in the area, you can be seated quickly. Daily specials and club rewards (you can enroll online) are very good.

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