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Bigelo's Bistro

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140 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025-1902
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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69 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was in town on business and had eaten at just about all the places in town. Food was as good as any I had had, but Ashley behind the bar was probably the best I have ever had. Spinach salad was great, summer pasta was good, and service was the best. Try it

Thank Magoo41
Edwardsville, Illinois
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

It was a girls night out so we just had appetizers and something to drink the food was good staff very friendly and accommodating

Thank BettyJ325
Edwardsville, Illinois
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I really enjoy the variety on Bigelo's menu. I have been pleased with everything I have ordered, but their soup selections are my favorite. Additionally, their waitstaff are very accommodating.

Thank Cecelia15
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

I grew up in Edwardsville and never paid paid attention to this place- maybe because it's very unassuming from the outside. Decided to try it on a whim and so happy we did. Incredibly friendly wait staff. House chips were good. I ordered an oven baked sub and it was great. I don't usually like waffle fries, but these were... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

When they're good, they're great. The spinach salad can be so fantastic that you wonder why you aren't eating here daily or so bad, you never want to see spinach again. The same goes for the other salads, too. When hot, the waffle fries are to die for and when cold, they're awful. I always want this place to be... More 

Thank Jandt2007
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Fast friendly and great beer selection. Food for lunch is average but worth a visit. The pulled pork has great flavor and their bbq chx pasta was good.

Thank Brian K
Edwardsville, Illinois
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128 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

I went there with a friend for lunch we had tomatoe basil soup that was amazing Also the small house salad which was also great Loved the house dressing Small but quaint place been in Edwardsville forever Will return

Thank IBBETSY_11
Sister Bay, Wisconsin
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

We looked forward to visiting Bigelo's when we went to Edwardsville for a concert. The reviews were all enthusiastic and we thought we had a treat in store. Unfortunately, Bigelow's does not take reservations; when I called I was told that getting a table would probably not be a problem, though of course there were no guarantees. To be safe,... More 

Thank Betsy R
Kansas City, Missouri
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

We came here for a family lunch. It's a great atmosphere for families, especially with kids! The food was great and the portions were generous.

Thank jenfbach
St. Louis
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

You can always count on a great meal here. I have something different every time I go in and it's always superb. Don't forget dessert, the home made ice cream is delicious.

Thank pamelajo1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: 618-655-1471

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?