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Mary's Restaurant

509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
+1 618-942-2742
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“croissants” (5 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, French, Gluten Free Options
509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
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Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

The food is made fresh and purchased daily, so the menus is verbal. Excellent upscale dinning. We made reservations for a business dinner and found the atmosphere to be very peaceful and pleasant.

Thank Cassie F
Reviewed July 31, 2016

We stumbled upon this signless gem one evening while driving through Herrin. It looked like it was busy, but didn't know if it was a B&B or private club. Without a sign, who knew? But to our delight we had a fantastic, perfectly prepared, fine...More

Thank Roy A
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Six of us went for dinner here on a Sat. night. We were seated promptly and our drink orders were taken. We wanted to visit over cocktails before ordering and the waiter seemed to be in a hurry for us to order. Never the less,...More

Thank Linda M
DSH961, Owner at Mary's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2016

First, I would like to thank you for the nice comments on those things we did well. Also, I am most appreciative of the way you put your constructive criticism. It was taken to heart, and has been shared with every employee. We do take...More

Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner today to Mary's. My boyfriend had an excellent New York Strip very well marbled. I had a lobster tail. Was the best I have ever had. For dessert we had cheesecake the best we have ever had. It was delicious! Seriously...More

Thank OksiDdov
Reviewed January 5, 2016

My husband and I went to Mary's for a special date night and it was our first time visiting the restaurant. We were seated in the atrium which was beautifully decorated for Christmas. The menu is not printed but rather recited by the wait staff....More

1  Thank worknschoolmom23
Reviewed November 12, 2015

We had a large group for a special family occasion, and everyone enjoyed the evening. I had the ribeye steak and it was amazing, done just as I requested, and very tender. Our server really hustled & did a great job with our large group....More

Thank TA R
Reviewed November 4, 2015

Enjoyed the famous crab cakes, salad, fresh fruit and cheese plate (appetizer). Friend enjoyed the wild mushroom pasta with salad and quail (appetizer). Amazing food! Upscale private lunch setting is perfect for the mid-day getaway. What a treat! Crab cakes are great, but other dishes...More

Thank Salukirealtor
Reviewed November 4, 2015

Have been to restaurant many times and is one of the best fine / casual dining places in Southern Illinois. Great selection of entrees and all are the best!

Thank mw5five
Reviewed November 3, 2015

Hadn't been to Mary's in years, but a friend suggested we go when The Annex was closed. She and her mother always came for a special lunch when her mother was visiting in the area. Had forgotten what fine, relaxed dining was. Had a delicious...More

1  Thank Madge B
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

A bit the expensive side but we'll worth it. Very high class environment and atmosphere, if you a fancy night out, this a great place to go

Thank Sam B
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Nearby Attractions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Herrin
  • Phone Number: +1 618-942-2742
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One of Southern Illnois' only fine dining restaurants, located in one of Herrin's historic 120 year old homes. Full bar and winelist available.
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