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Lincoln Gardens Family Restaurant

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901 W Morton Ave, Jacksonville, IL
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner

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  • 7
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
food was good, staff was attentive....but.....

arrived about an hour before closing on a Friday nite. Restaurant was pretty empty and they were cleaning up. Salad bar was lacking a few things, (salad for example), but they were more than willing to put fresh out, even so close to closing. Wife had Fried Walleye...very good, I had the 12 oz... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
Steve K
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South Elgin
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English first
Collinsville, Illinois
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171 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Nice family restaurant with a varied menu. Food was very good but service time a little slow. French toast and club sandwich were very good! Handicapped accessible which is a little hard to find in this town.

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Jacksonville, Illinois
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I like the very diverse menu and the soup and salad bar is very good. It is a good place to go for a "quiet" eating experience and I think it is a good value

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Chapin, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Very good food, great staff, nice building. Really like the salad bar and the chicken strips are amazing.

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South Elgin
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70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

arrived about an hour before closing on a Friday nite. Restaurant was pretty empty and they were cleaning up. Salad bar was lacking a few things, (salad for example), but they were more than willing to put fresh out, even so close to closing. Wife had Fried Walleye...very good, I had the 12 oz ribeye, also good (but a little... More 

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Jacksonville, Illinois
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015 via mobile

If I were rating just restaurants in Jacksonvile I would be a solid 4. However, I am rating restaurants in general and that is why I had to go with the 3 overall. They have a very good, small salad bar. The restaurant is clean. They serve all three meals each day.

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Hannibal, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

It was a Saturday afternoon about 2:30. Not busy..maybe 2 tables then my mom and made 3 total. Walk in right away the carpeted floor was soooo dirty. Not as in stained but as in pieces of food! When we sat dowm at a booth i told my mom to watch out for all the green beans everywhere. 2 servers... More 

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Jacksonville, Illinois
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Went this morning with my family for breakfast around brunch time. Everyone had food that they enjoyed very much, hot and fresh. Ordered a regular pancake for our 2 year old son and they surprised us with a Mickey Mouse pancake with fruit for the face features!!! Our son LOVED it and it was a very nice touch. The atmosphere... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We ordered our food and the service was slow and lousy. A family member of mine ordered Eggs Benedict in which she was the first person to order. My family member was the last to be served after all of my family members were nearly finished eating. (10 member party). I would not recommend this eating establishment to anybody!

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Washington, Illinois
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I am far from a picky man and I've loved tuning into said television programs. When I entered this restaurant, I was think much like Gordon Ramsey (or Robert Irvine). The decor was dated and old. While there was no ripped or torn seating from what I saw, there was dust on the light fixtures and the ceiling fan (which... More 

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Springfield, Illinois
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I had breakfast at this family restaurant while in Jacksonville. The food was good (average), but the price was right. The waitress was pleasant. The service was a bit slow. I saw a couple of different customers wait to pay, or to be seated. I would return to the restaurant when I return to Jacksonville.

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Address: 901 W Morton Ave, Jacksonville, IL
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Jacksonville
Cuisine: American

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  • Address: 901 W Morton Ave, Jacksonville, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Jacksonville

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

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