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217 East Poplar Street, Harrisburg, IL 62946
618-252-2300
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Ranked #5 of 32 Restaurants in Harrisburg
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations

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English first
Harrisburg, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

The food is consistently good, the atmosphere relaxed and friendly. Our town is fortunate to have a great restaurant providing good food, community gatherings, and a social meeting place.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

The Tilapia and asparagus was awesome, and the staff were very sweet! Everyone had a great time and if you just want to watch a game (or election results) it is good for that as well.

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Harrisburg, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Morello's is great for any functions, including weddings, plays, birthdays and so on. The staff are friendly and the locals will have a chat. Great place to go for a delicious meal or to take in some music.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I have been here twice while visiting family and both were very disappointing. I swore I'd never go back after the first, but decided to give it one last shot. The second time was just as bad as the first. Slow service doesn't begin to describe our experience. It took over an hour and a half to get our food.... More 

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Energy, IL
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We went to Morell's on a Friday evening at approximately 6 PM. My husband ordered mushroom caps as an appetizer. They were out but would be able to serve mushroom slices deep fried. I was served my salad that of only green peppers. No appetizer. Meal comes out. No appetizer. My husband questioned the appetizer and it was oops..I can... More 

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Herscher, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

We were in the area on vacation and went to this restaurant based upon the recommendation of our cabin owner. There were 6 of us for dinner. We had 2 kids meals, and four regular meals... Nothing extravagant. One of the kid's meals had two things wrong with it, the other had one thing wrong with it. One of our... More 

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Carterville, Illinois
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Went to Morello's last night for dinner. Have been there a number of times in the past. The draw last night was the grilled prime rib special which is served on alternating Saturday evenings with ribeye on the opposite week. Prime rib is grilled like a fine steak and served with au jus, a salad, and one side. All meals... More 

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des moines
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103 reviews 103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

This is where everyone goes in the area, I think. Sorry, I can't remember what we ate, I should've reviewed right after we got home. We were happy enough to go back the 2nd night, though. Good food and service. Okay Malbec and Pinot Noir by the glass.

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Harrisburg, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Menu is extensive and food is good. Staff is very friendly. Service is slow at times, especially during the evening hours. Outdoor seating area is very nice.

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Cape Coral, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Always consistant we try to stop in whenever in town. Good menu. Service is alway good-n-plenty. Foods good. Prices are very resonable drinks are good. Very clean.

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Additional Information about Morello's

Address: 217 East Poplar Street, Harrisburg, IL 62946
Phone Number: 618-252-2300
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Harrisburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?