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Bottoms Up

$$ - $$$
Bar, American
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1696 Thornton Lansing Rd, Lansing, IL 60438-1573
+1 708-418-3877
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Lansing, Illinois
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175 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is a nice out of the way place to go to in the local area. We went there for an early dinner. They offer specials and they have good food and good service.

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Saint Joseph, Michigan
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283 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

TripAdvisor helped me find this place. Didn't want a chain restaurant, but wanted drinks and a larger menu. Bar atmosphere with techy jukebox. Fun. Friendly. Food was pretty satisfying. Drinks were decent. Lots of food with their specials. Good deal for your money. Clean and decent service. Off the beaten path.

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Thank Shari W
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

It is a bar but it has wonderful food! The burgers are GREAT! Fun atmosphere, especially when there is a Sox or Blackhawks Game on!

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Thank Donna L
Lansing, IL
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

We eat here once a week, sometimes twice. We've NEVER had a bad meal here. 98% of the time I have left overs for lunch. Service has always been great too. Dinners include soup AND salad and a small dessert. I recommended this place to everyone. I've used their food for parties too. As for the person saying they don't... More 

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Thank 24hourtriptraveler
Lansing, Illinois
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137 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 2, 2016

We had just got home from a trip down south and our go to place is Bottom's Up Sport Bar and Grill. It was a very busy Friday night and sat back in the large dining area. They have special happy hour now and the house wine is great and finally reasonably priced. Nice dinner special selections every day. Today... More 

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Thank Joy A
LYNWOOD,IL
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2016

Went here on Feb 28th to celebrate my birthday with my wife, our daughter and her boyfriend. Rarely do we go out and all 4 of us like our meals. This was the exception. If you have never been here,the outside of the building may put you off. Don't let it.The food is very good. And not just regular bar... More 

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Lansing, Illinois
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

I have not been there in about 5 years although it is very close to my house. Do not buy any gift cards from them they do not honor them watch out bad business practices.

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Thank jeanners58
Illinois, United States
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Have eaten here many times. The food is always good but the service is hit or miss. Some of the waitresses go above & beyond, others are there because they have to be & it shows in their attentiveness to the patrons. Again, the food has always been good & you get a lot for the money!

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Thank Tammy B
Lansing, Illinois
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137 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2014

When we want consistently good food, the place is Bottoms Up. Had the patty melt and my friend had the walleye dinner. Always the best walleye around and my patty melt is for sure a go to burger. I like the idea of potato salad for a side, which theirs is great. The soup of the day was stuffed peppers... More 

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Thank Joy A
Lansing, Illinois
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137 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2014

There is 6 of us left of a group from grade school and we get together once or twice a year. We chose Bottoms Up for lunch. I talked most everybody into the walleye basket and I had their soup of today-artichoke spinach- delicious. We had appetizers which are very good and everybody raved about the walleye. Guaranteed the best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, American
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1696 Thornton Lansing Rd, Lansing, IL 60438-1573
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lansing
  • Phone Number: +1 708-418-3877

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