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Morello's

217 East Poplar Street, Harrisburg, IL 62946
618-252-2300
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Ranked #6 of 32 restaurants in Harrisburg
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jul 14, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Energy, IL
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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97 reviews 97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 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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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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Taylorville, Illinois, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Morello's is obviously a local favorite because when we arrived it was very busy but not so much that we had to wait. The food was great with very generous portions. All of the employees were very friendly and our server was the best!!!

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Harrisburg, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

They have nice outdoor seating, can accomodate large groups and parties, and a good buffet at lunch for quick dining.

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Eldorado, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Morello's is an excellent restaurant. Recently had the blackened salmon with baked potato. Food was great, service is also great. However, their secret is the Fried Pickles appetizer. I have eaten fried pickles at much fancier places, but they don't measure up to Morello's. You will not be disappointed if you visit this fine establishment. Have also been here in... More

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McLeansboro,Illinois
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Ate there Friday night about 7:30 and were seated quickly. The waitress was with us in a couple of minutes to take drink orders and leave menus. My wife had the baked spaghetti and I had the lasagna. Both were very good. The focaccia bread, which is brought to every table, is outstanding. Very good meal and service with an... More

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