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1000 West Main Street, Great River Road (Route 100)., Grafton, IL 62037
(618) 786-2030
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Go for the experience

We went as a fun way to celebrate Valentine's day- as a FAMILY. While hubby and I have been before, this was our son's first time. I think that made it more fun for us, too. Sitting by tanks and watching fish was alot of fun- not to mention the enormous turtle! This is not a fine-dining place so... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
LilGmom13
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Saint Charles, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

OK--it was March--very low season--the place has a less than mediocre menu--food was pretty bad--I ordered Cod sandwich. It was hot, which was good; it was over-fried and tasteless, which was not good.

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We went as a fun way to celebrate Valentine's day- as a FAMILY. While hubby and I have been before, this was our son's first time. I think that made it more fun for us, too. Sitting by tanks and watching fish was alot of fun- not to mention the enormous turtle! This is not a fine-dining place so do... More 

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Salem, Illinois
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Really neat place. Very cool fish tanks at your table. Lots of wooden beams, etc. kind of a log cabin look theme. Excellent wait staff. Fish was super yummy. Reasonably priced for the amount of food you get. Definitely going back for a visit.

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Were thinking the Fin Inn was going to be a little more upscale than it was. The food was good though and the fish, etc in the wall-size aquariums where pretty cool.

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Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

History, novelty, and good food, an experience to enjoy when in the area. Had the buffalo catfish sandwich which was very good, as was the dessert.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

Went there last night. We were sat quickly and food was on table very quickly. The place has tons of fish for the kids to look at during dinner. It has a very old feel and perfect for it's location in grafton!

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Sparta, Illinois, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

The main attraction of this restaurant is the fish tanks by the tables with huge fish and turtles. The food is just poor to average and overpriced for what you get. The salad was just iceberg lettuce with a wedge of tomato and cucumber. I had the four choice combo platter. The catfish nuggets and hush puppies were good. The... More 

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Pearland, Texas
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I was driving through and had been told it was a must stop. Almost missed it since it is set back from the road. There were so few people that I was a little concerned. No lines and no wait after 1:00 in the afternoon. The fish tanks were a very nice touch. I had the Flame Broiled Catfish sandwich.... More 

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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66 reviews 66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

A unique place setting close to the Illinois and Mississippi rivers in Grafton. Every booth in the place has a fish aquarium at their table. The baked fish was good but most selection's on the menu seem to offer a deep fried meal. The chicken fried steak was below average. But a place known for it's fish probably isn't known... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

the aquariums are fun to watch and the Tilapia was very good. I especially loved the blackberry cobbler

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1000 West Main Street, Great River Road (Route 100)., Grafton, IL 62037
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Grafton
  • Phone Number: (618) 786-2030

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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