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The Gin Mill


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews lobster bisque filet sea bass delmonico twice baked potato salad bread sandwiches great atmosphere order seafood cooked to perfection nice dinner quality of food small plates were seated immediately service was excellent downtown decatur
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Service terrible. Food good. Really has gone down since opened. Would not recommend. Too expensive for such poor service.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank christsmn7
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere... good food and service! Has been open several years and recently switched Chef and Manager. This is a frequent stop!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bfdeering2018
Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

Very nice restaurant in downtown Decatur. Has a number of different entree dinner options for anyone to choose something that they like. I ordered the red snapper, grilled asparagus, and soup of the day. Everything was delicious and came hot piping hot. I ate every...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank talbe824
Reviewed February 7, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely great. Get the lobster bisque. And thr muscles. The broth is out of this world. Service is great. Bartenders friendly. All in all, a must!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 62SamV
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We (4) were seated in a half circle booth that was cramped for us. Atmosphere was good and the service was excellent. Food was good but overly priced.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mspeasl
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

My wife and our friends went out to eat at the Gin Mill in the past the food was very good. December 11 2018 we had reservations at the gin mill my wife ordered grilled shrimp. The couple that went with she ordered grilled chicken...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dickb968
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The first couple of times I ate at the gin mill the food was great. The price is a little high but ok. The last couple of times we went the service and food wasn’t great. Overall I would rate it at a 3.5 out...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JonathanSautelet
Reviewed November 4, 2018

The Gin Mill is the #1 restaurant in Decatur by a long shot. Is it as good as the best of Chicago or NYC? No, but is it better than your average meal there? Maybe! The menu is great with lots of options in different...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hajir S
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped back in town for a college reunion and had several friends done here to dinner last night. Someone had checked out the reviews and thought this would be a good place to meet for dinner. We were impressed with the service, variety of dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TVSAM1
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here a couple of weeks ago. It’s a beautiful place. The bar is really pretty. We did not have reservations but did not have to wait long. We were disappointed that they no longer had our favorite wine but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lisa P
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Iris B
February 9, 2018|
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Out front. Yes they have booths
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