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Truth

808 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-7331
(815) 744-5901
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Ranked #30 of 224 Restaurants in Joliet
Hours:
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Oxford, Mississippi
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29 reviews 29 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I've been several times and I have had consistently good food and service. I love the dining room--great view, great feel. I've enjoyed both the steak and seafood at this nice location nestled between the Cathedral Area and St. Pats.

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Joliet, Illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Truth is a decent restaurant- for Joliet even a good restaurant as our options are limited around here. I never tried this place for years and just went a month or so ago. They have decent food, and a pretty good wine list. I got a burger and my bf a pasta dish, both were good, but for the price,... More

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Jackson, Wisconsin
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123 reviews 123 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

We ate here for the rehearsal dinner with wedding party. Atmosphere light crisp clean. The food was good. We had bruschetta for appetizer, salad and I had grouper for the entree. Others had the chicken piccata which they also enjoyed.. I did not try desert but was intrigued by the tiramisu cupcake or red velvet . A nice setting for... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

We stopped in Joliet on our way elsewhere. The clerk at the inn gave me a depressing list of area sit-down restaurants (Golden Corral, Bob Evans, etc.). Thankfully, Yelp had a nice list of other options, including Truth. We almost drove past it on Jefferson (it's right before the street bends to the left). The staff was incredibly friendly! The... More

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

There food is very good but not worth the cost. Your paying for the atmosphere of a little corner Bistro with no parking. I would rather eat some pasta at home.

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Naperville, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We were invited by friends as a rotating dinner get together... Getting there took over 40min. and we actually drove past the place before we noticed it..... Parking is at a premium... and small parking are in back or down the street two blocks is where we parked... Truth is somewhat small and clean... not a bad combination. Drinks and... More

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Joliet, IL
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

When I'm in town, Truth is where I go for great food, amazing cocktails, and the people. The filet melts in your mouth, the pot roast is tender, the homemade soups are delicious. The drinks are also awesome especially the martinis. If you like blue cheese-stuffed olives, Truth hand-stuffs theirs. What makes Truth really special is the owner Kate and... More

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illinois
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Great service and food! Always have enough to bring home leftovers. Always leave stuffed and not hungry!

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Joliet, Illinois
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

If you ever find yourself near Joliet, please stop and enjoy Truth. It is the best place around. From drinks, to apps, to a full on dinner...you cant touch another spot for the freshest ingredients, and perfectly wonderful seasonal options.

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

This restaurant was probably a big deal back in the day, but now it's a sad relic. The interior is somewhat dingy in appearance (although clean), with a ceiling that looks like it might drop down on diners at any minutes. There is no front entrance—entry is from the back, which is odd for a restaurant. Seen from the expansive... More

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