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Welcome Inn

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
RATINGS
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Service
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CUISINES
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
FEATURES
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service

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Menu

APPETIZERS‏
6.99
Buffalo Wings
Served w/ celery, carrot sticks & bleu cheese
5.49
Dreaded Mushrooms
Served w/ ranch dressing
5.99
Mozzarella Sticks
Served w/ marinara sauce
4.59
Baked French Onion Soup
With melted‏ swiss cheese & croutons
5.99
Mini Tacos
Served w/ salsa & sour cream
3.99
Homemade Potato Chips
Served w/ choice of dipping sauce
10.99
Shrimp Cocktail
Served w/ cocktail sauce
5.99
Onion Straws
Thinly sliced fresh onion, breaded & fried
7.99
Blooming Onion
Served w/ chipolte sauce
8.49
Appetizer Combo
Buffalo wings, breaded mushrooms & mozzarella stick. Served w/ blue cheese dressing
BURGERS & SANDWICHES
All burgers & sandwiches are served w/ pickle & French fries
5.49
Welcome Inn Burger
1/3-lb ground beef patty broiled & served on a toasted bun
5.99
Cheese Burger
1/3-Lb ground beef patty broiled & topped w/ melted American cheese on a toasted bun
6.99
Mushroom, Swiss Burger
1/3-Lb ground beef patty broiled & topped w/ grilled mushrooms & melted swiss cheese on a toasted bun
9.99
Welcome Inn of Fun" Burger
1/3-Lb ground beef patty broiled & topped w/ swiss & American cheese, bacon, grilled onions & BBQ sauce
6.99
Bacon, Cheese Burger
1/3-Lb ground beef patty broiled & topped w/ 2 strips of bacon & melted American cheese on a toasted bun
9.99
Ribeye Steak Sandwich
6-oz ribeye steak grilled & served on a toasted bun
6.99
Gritted Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken breast & served on toasted bun
6.99
Tenderloin Sandwich
Served your choice of grilled or fried on a toasted bun
6.99
Chicken Strips
4 hand made chicken strips served w/ BBQ sauce & choice of side
CHICKEN‏
1/4 chicken. Homemade 9.29
1/2 chicken. Homemade 10.99
Fried Chicken
Please allow 20 minutes cooking time
10 99
BBQ Chicken
Please allow 20 minutes cooking time. 1/2 chicken w/ our homemade BBQ sauce
12.99
Chicken, Cacciatore
Please allow 20 minutes cooking time. 1/4 chicken w/ sauteed grilled mushrooms, green peppers, herbs & onions. Served over pasta
13.99
Mediterranean, Chicken
Boneless, skinless‏ chicken breast w/ green peppers, mushrooms. black, onions, & tomatoes topped w/ a blend of Italian cheeses, oregano & basil
12.99
Miss Elizabeth's Chicken
Boneless skinless chicken breast -with sauteed onion. Mushrooms, green peppers. Ham & melted cheddar cheese
13.99
Chicken Fradiavlo
Sauteed chicken‏ breast w/ crushed pepper, garlic white wine & tomato sauce over pasta
12.99
Welcome Inn Chicken
Boneless, skinless chicken breast sauteed w/ garlic, mushrooms, bacon, & a burgundy wine topped w/ our signature brown sauce
12.99
Greek Chicken,
Please allow 20 minutes cooking time 1/2 chicken marinated in garlic, olive oil oregano, lemon & then baked. Served w/ pasta
13.99
Chicken, Alfredo
Boneless, skinless chicken breast sauteed w/ rich alfredo sauce over pasta
PORK
10.99
No Bones About It
Boneless pork chops marinated & served w/ balsamic vinaigrette
12.99
Trying Hawaiian
Boneless pork chops sauted w/ pineapple & coconut
11.99
Greek Pork Chop
Boneless pork chops marinated in garlic, olive oil. Oregano & lemon
11.99
"Eye Full" Tower
Pork loin sauteed in a burgundy wine served w/ honey dijon mustard & a gravy wave
12.99
Mediterranean Pork
Boneless pork w/ green peppers, mushrooms. black olives, onions, & tomatoes topped w/ a blend of Italian cheeses, oregano ans basil
SEAFOOD‏
9.99
Walleye
Your choice of broiled, grilled, baked or fried w/ our homemade batter & served w/ tartar sauce
11.99
Shrimp Scampi
6 jumbo‏ shrimp sauteed w/ garlic white wine lemon juice. Italian herbs. And garnished w/ butter. Served w/ your choice of pasta or potato
15.99
Shrimp Monachina
Breaded jumbo shrimp sauteed in olive oil w/ garlic & onion then simmered n a mushroom marsala sauce & topped w/ mozzarella cheese. Served w/ your choice of pasta or potato
14.99
Seafood Pasta
Jumbo shrimp, crabmeat, broccoli & garlic served over pasta w/ a light tomato sauce
14.99
Seafood Fracias
Shrimp &‏ walleye dipped in egg batter & sauteed until golden brown, garnished w/ lemon, butter, & a white wine
13 99
Fried Shrimp
6 jumbo shrimp dipped in our homemade batter & deep fried to a golden brown
RIBS, STEAKES & CHOPS
Half rack 12.99
Full rack 15.99
BBQ Pork Ribs
Tender & juicy
10.99
Chopped Steak
USDA ground sirloin topped w/ grilled onions & au jus
16.99
Ribeye Steak
12-oz. USDA choice, charcoal broiled to perfection
10.99
Liver & Onions
Tender beef liver, sauteed w/ onion, bacon & served w/ au jus
1 chop 9.99
2 chops 11.99
Iowa Famous Butterfly Chops
8-oz USDA charcoal broiled
Prime Rib
Served on Friday & Saturday nights
17.99
Cajun Style Ribeye
12 oz USDA choice ribeye steak rubbed w/ cajun seasoning
13.99
Combos
1/4 free chicken, fried shrimp, fried walleye. 1 pork chop, 1/4 rack of ribs. Liver. Pick any two
SENIORS & CHILDREN UNDER 10‏
8.29
T/4 Fried Chicken
Please allow 20 minutes cooking time homemade
4.99
Chicken Strips (2)
served w/ French fries
8.99
1/4 BBQ Rib
Famous BBQ ribs, tender & juicy
8 29
Boneless Pork Chop
8 oz USDA charcoal broiled
11.99
Shrimp Scampi
4 jumbo shrimp sauteed w/ garlic white wine lemon juice Italian herbs & garnished will butter
10.99
Fried Shrimp
4 jumbo shrimp dipped in our homemade batter & deep fried to a golden brown
10.99
Shrimp & Vegetables
4 jumbo shrimp steamed w/ our blend of vegetables & served w/ melted butter
7.99
Walleye
Your choice of broiled, grilled. Baked or fried w/ our homemade better & served w/ tartar sauce
8.99
Ribeye
6-oz USDA choice, charcoal broiled to perfection
7.29
Chopped Steak
1/3 bl USDA ground sirloin topped w/ grilled onion & au jus
BEVERAGES
Small 1.25
Large 1.75
Milk
Small 1.25
Large 1.75
Juice
1.75
Soft Drink
1.50
Coffee
1.75
Hot Chocolate
WELCOME INN PIZZA‏
14" Cheese
14" BBQ Chicken Pizza
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very homey and comfortable small town feel. We have always enjoyed the food and great value. The people working here are a hoot!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TheSteveandFernShow
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

This is our go to spot in Elizabeth with a variety of options on the menu like steaks, BBQ, walleye... The salad bar is basic but breaks up an otherwise heavy meal. Service is always friendly, ask about patron favorites if you can't decide. Restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dan C
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I've always drove by on my way to Galena and thought I should try them. I finally did and was very happy I did. Food rocked. Everyone there was welcoming and even the owner comes out to check on you. You can tell he takes...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Iris Z
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

This place is very casual, it's comfortable too. The food was fantastic. The homemade fettuccini alfredo had a generous amount of herbs in the sauce, it was a nice twist to the solely traditional recipe. My husband enjoyed his ravioli and chicken. I think this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kathy O
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in around noon on a Friday for lunch with 16 people. Considering we only called 30 minutes ahead, the service was good and so was the food.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GearheadJim
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Small home owned restaurant. Fantastic menu and delicious brunch on Sundays. The staff are kind and accommodating with a variety of meal options!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Audra I
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We ate here twice. First for dinner. My wife ordered the lamb shank that came with a sauce. The meat was very tender and the sauce was taste. (She would have ordered mashed potatoes if she knew about the sauce. I order the New York...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank 999greggs
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

We took a day trip to Elizabeth to visit the Apple River Fort. Stopped at the Welcome Inn for lunch. We both chose wonderful wraps (turkey club & the Greek wrap which was warm.) Both were wonderful. About $8 each. Friendly staff, clean & quick...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Hamptonite76
Reviewed November 30, 2017

A small town restaurant with an international flavor featuring specials with a European flavor. Really nice family dining, very reasonable prices and always a great experience

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank _snapshot2
Reviewed October 11, 2017

My husband, son and myself stopped by here for a late evening supper when traveling through town. It was a nice evening. The food was tasty ~ we had prime rib, ribeye and chicken. We enjoyed the soup and salad bar also. We were even...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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