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One World Cafe

1245 W Main St, Peoria, IL 61606-1371
+1 309-672-1522
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Ranked #1 of 341 restaurants in Peoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Eclectic, locally owned restaurant, featuring a unique menu with options for vegans to carnivores.
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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

As a former Bradley student, I've been to One World countless times. (I actually met up with some friends there last night!) They have great food for everyone! I've been here with my family, with my friends, and my girlfriend and I have dated here many times. Love it.

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Appleton
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Welcoming, eclectic cafe with diverse menu and clientele. Delicious hummus and veggie appetizer. My daughter had "the best piece of chocolate cake ever" that I believe stood 4 stories high. Right across from Bradley University. Highly recommend.

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Rockford, Illinois
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129 reviews 129 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stopped by in the late afternoon when it was not busy and what a gem!! Both of us need gluten free and this is the place to go. The wait staff knew what we were talking about, and the menu states that gluten free bread is available for all sandwiches, and gluten free pizza crust for ANY pizza! Wonderful!!... More

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Bloomington, Illinois
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My husband and I had lunch there today in celebration of our 49th wedding anniversary. The fish tacos and the Sante Fe chicken wrap were delicious! The chips and salsa were outstanding! Only downside was the noise from people talking, but it was very busy right around noon. We will definitely return, but later after the lunch crowd has dispersed.

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Quincy, Illinois
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A must try in Peoria! Excellent food! We loved it all! In our group we tried the nachos, the Cuban sandwich, the BBQ chicken pizza, the "one hell of a burger", and the garden burger and bistro salad. Everyone loved their food. The chocolate cake (gigantic colossal) was also amazing!! Highly recommend!

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Alton, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I've eaten several time at One World while visiting Peoria and I'm never disappointed! Their menu has many unique items. It's close to Bradley University and has always been busy when I have dined there. My absolute favorite is the BISTRO salad; it has a strawberry dressing that is to die for! ($13.00) Another favorite, is the Cuban pork sandwich... More

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Roseville, California
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103 reviews 103 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

What a surprise in Peoria. I have traveled here for work for a few years now and found much of the standard midwest meat and potatoes. This was a unique restaurant with very innovative food. I had their shrimp jambalaya and it was wonderful. Shrimp was cooked perfect, spice was good and presentation was nice. Definitely a place to come... More

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Staff is attentive, food is fresh and atmosphere is trendy/casual. Enjoyed the herbivore wrap and the roasted veges were delicious.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We read the reviews and walked all the way up to the cafe from the riverfront. A warm welcoming place with great menus to choose from. Try the scrambled stuff!

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Peoria IL
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Arrived at 11:45am and had to wait to be seated. There were open tables all around. Our party of 3 ordered a salad and 2 sandwiches. It took 20 mins for meals to arrive and they never brought the bread that came with the salad. Food is tasty but nothing special for the price. Cannot eat here if you only... More

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