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American Harvest Eatery

3241 W Iles Ave, Springfield, IL 62711-9671
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Ranked #13 of 429 Restaurants in Springfield
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Four of us dined here and had a wonderful dinner. Two of us had the rib eye and it was wonderful. The other two had the pork dish which was also very good. We had dined in the past but did not find it to our liking but the menu has changed and the dishes were quite good. We would... More

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Springfield, Illinois
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love American Harvest the food and menu are tuned to local availability. But they are well-prepared and the service is outstanding. Try Thursday nights where the wine bottles are half-price

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Boulder, Colorado
Top Contributor
141 reviews 141 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I hope this place survives; it's got a very inventive menu, and interesting, different, and delicious dishes. Might be a little too daring for Springfield, though. We had brunch, but I would love to return for dinner. Lots of things I'd still like to try. The only miscue was a gap between concept and execution in my tomato salad, in... More

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Mt. Vernon, IL
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I was in town for a conference and stopped in for dinner. I tried the 6-course chef's tasting menu and was not disappointed. Every course was great! The only blah course was the first, heirloom tomatoes with olive oil and feta. I only rate it as "blah" because of the deliciousness of the later courses. The roasted cauliflower with curried... More

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chicago area
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78 reviews 78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What's available is what's on the menu. It's that simple. And tasty. Interesting menu presented by servers conversant with the day's selections. Everything is local to the area, the state or the region, so the menu says. Not a cheap eats place for sure, but certainly reasonable. Looking forward to dinner to test the menu again. My sandwich, made with... More

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Top Contributor
89 reviews 89 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

some reviewers have criticized small portions. I find the menu to be interesting and healthy portion sizes. If you want a small plate, don't expect a lot of food. Servers are friendly, but not too friendly. I love to come here and see what new innovations are on the menu. I recently had the summer corn chowder and it was... More

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Houston, Texas
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We have been here several times and always look forward to the new menu options. I had the Summer Cesaer Salad and Roasted Cauliflower with Curry Hummus which was just delicious. Good atmosphere and service. Perfect for a special occasion.

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Springfield, Illinois
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25 reviews 25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Our family went to eat at this restaurant located in the west side of Springfield. The food was excellent and the service was very good. This restaurant has a limited menu, a little on the pricey side, and often varies from week to week, but every item will not disappoint.

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Atlanta, Georgia
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Arriving in Springfield early one evening, we ended up eating at American Harvest and were very happy with our meal. I had an heirloom tomato salad and a blt taco - both were nicely seasoned and delicious. My kids both had and liked hamburgers which were stripped down versions of the normal burger on the menu (there is no kid... More

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Quincy, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This is one of my favorite places to eat. Here, you get what you pay for: excellent presentation, food and service. The meals are excellent and I love the fact that they used locally sourced foods. the menu changes based on the seasons or whatever they happen to pick up at the farmers market that morning.

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