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401 Monsanto (Illinois Rt. 3), Sauget, IL
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Eric Roberts ate here

23 Minutes to Sunrise starring Eric Roberts, was filmed here. The Diner, is full of memorabilia from the movie. The Diner, closes at 3pm. I had an omlette there 3 days ago. It was so good, I'm still thinking about it. http://thesaugetdiner.com/

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2014
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127 reviews 127 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

23 Minutes to Sunrise starring Eric Roberts, was filmed here. The Diner, is full of memorabilia from the movie. The Diner, closes at 3pm. I had an omlette there 3 days ago. It was so good, I'm still thinking about it. http://thesaugetdiner.com/

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Bangkok, Thailand
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238 helpful votes 238 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

Standard diner food in standard diner environment. The place is fairly new so it still looks good, although the floor is sticky and could use a scrub-down. The Mexican hasbrowns were really good, the biscuits and gravy were average, and the chili was weak. Good service though and convenient location on the way to downtown St. Louis.

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Lakeland, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

Cute little old fashioned type diner with a definite modern flare. Everyone was very friendly and the food was absolutely great.

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127 reviews 127 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

The Diner has a great selection of your standard diner fare. I have omelettes from time to time for breakfast, they have all been light, fluffy, & tasty. For lunch, I lean towards the BLT or Club sandwiches. They too are consistently very good. The wait staff is professional & seasoned. I never want or wait for anything. The prices... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 401 Monsanto (Illinois Rt. 3), Sauget, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Sauget

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Diner

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