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122 N Main St, Decatur, IL 62523-1207
+1 217-422-7000
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Decatur, Illinois
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132 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Never felt as judged as I did the time I took my family there for dinner. The food is upscale and high end with prices to match. Not impressed and didn't like the vibe or the judgment.

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Thank mkhmn
Kansas City, Missouri
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57 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

I have eaten at many of the downtown restaurants in Decatur, and the filet steak is as good as any of them. It was cooked right, a great rub or spice on it, and the sauce was good. The potatoes matched up well. The menu is actually pretty broad with food for most tastes. All 5 of us had different... More 

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Thank Bart J
Decatur, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

We were frequent lunch patrons as well as evening occasionally. We loved the items provided by the previous owner and chefs well prepared wraps, salads and beef selectons along with interesting sandwiches. These no longer are offered and we do not care for the limited offerings. Wait staff is excellent! Dinner is average.

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Thank robertandsue02
Boise, Idaho
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233 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Nice friendly service. Decent food. Good environment. I had tuna which was very good, however I have not enjoyed the side very much. My friend had scallops , which he liked.

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Thank sonostrov
Decatur, Illinois
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016

Food was excellent, I had osso buco and my wife had medallions. We both thought our dinners were good and we had enough for dinner the next night. I thought the quality might be better than their competition..

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Thank GregoryM919
Springfield, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

The Resturant is one large open room in a quaint old building, it was very noisy, but the staff and service were excellent. The food was fairly good. Very meat and seafood heavy. Being a vegetarian I appreciated the vegan options. I had a spanakopita that was fair and oddly served on a bed of tomato sauce with wild rice.

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Thank CNRGY4
illinois
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

Great - truly chef prepared and it shows. Much better with the new owner. Dishes are ample for the price. One negative was that the staff seemed preoccupied to take time at our table. They just sort of sweeped by in their attempt to serve us. Hopefully that was just being NEW to the business.

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1 Thank dbharp
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been going to the Bizou for years but the experience we had last Saturday was by far the best. I had invited another couple from out of town to join us. We brought in a couple of bottles of special wine we got for the occasion. One was a bubbly so Dana brought frosted flutes. She asked if... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015

Wanted this to be great but it was only average. Warm welcome but had to ask for menus. Menu had interesting possibilities, lots of variety. Service was mixed, nothing special. Three of same house salad but each was different. One was drowning in the vinaigrette dressing maling that salad inedible. However no one came by so we could ask for... More 

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1 Thank mp s
Hong Kong, China
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2015

Traveling through Decatur for a family event - driving down main street looking for a quick bite, we walked into Bizou - absolutely fabulous food and wonderful service. The best clams with buttery, wine sauce, fantastic pot stickers and kimchi - who would have thought - every dish delicious - highly recommended.

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Thank Parker M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 N Main St, Decatur, IL 62523-1207
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 217-422-7000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?