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MJ's Walnut St Pub & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201
+1 815-883-9782
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201
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Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Friendly service, great food. My fiance had the turtle (yes, you read that right) and I got a chicken bacon ranch wrap. Everything was excellent....don't forget to try the corn nuggets, they're awesome!

Thank quistis145
Reviewed July 24, 2016

Friendly service. Our group had a hand cut/hand breaded tenderloin that was very good, chicken wrap good, chefs salad was average, blue cheeseburger was stuffed with blue cheese with more on top, fries were homecut and were crisp. highly recommend it.

Thank Curt S
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was in downtown Utica near Starved Rock State Park. It is a bar with a vintage feel with great food! There are tables in the back. We enjoyed the Stuffed Mushrooms and the fried Walleye! The staff were very friendly, and it was...More

Thank fehlau
Reviewed June 20, 2016

I love the food here and so did my boyfriend! The young lady that served us was so attentive and wonderful!! The long island ice tea was super good along with the Springfield horse shoe sandwich! We will so be back very soon!!

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful Night out with friends, enjoyed dinner, laughs & hospitality by Brian. The stuffed mushroom were so delicious & filled with cheese & sausage versus a ton breaking. The cheese steak sandwich was generous & everything was fresh. The friendliness of the staff...More

Thank Hoops70s
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and a great menu. We ate lunch on the patio. We loved the baked stuffed mushrooms. Worth the drive from the highway. This is real food.

Thank Alan W
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Stopped here on St. Paddy's day. While we were just traveling through and stopping for lunch; the locals appeared to be enjoying much food & fun. We had really great burgers, perfectly cooked to order. Also had a 'side' of onion rings that could be...More

Thank eaglesvieux
Reviewed October 28, 2015

This bar was recommended by a relative so we had to check it out. All 9 of us were seated immediately. Our server was so friendly and the food was very good and very reasonably priced. Pizza's are homemade and the Chef's Salad was loaded...More

1  Thank Lisa L
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

There isn't a whole lot in this area as far as restaurants go so we were happy to find this little gem. Very clean and quaint. The food was good and decently priced. Decent beer selection for a small bar. Would recommend if in the...More

2  Thank kbrown3116
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Picked this spot based on it's place in ratings on Trip Advisor. We had onion rings, Philly & Fries, Burger & Fries, and Quesadillas. All of the food was perfect, and the waiter was attentive, accommodating, and wonderful. Definitely a great pick if you don't...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 12:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201 (Formerly M J's Walnut St Pub & Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oglesby
  • Phone Number: +1 815-883-9782
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MJ's Pub & Grill is where you'll have fun while enjoying the home cooked meals, indoors or on the patio. Our full stocked bar to serve you one of MJ's Specialty drinks or martinis. 5 TVs for all your sports plus a big Screen and video gaming so you can win some money while you're here. Our friendly service hours are 7 days a week, 10 am to midnight Sunday thru Thursday, 10 am to 2 am Friday & 10 am to 3 am Saturday. And we have weekend entertainment.
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