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A'Lure Aquarium Bar

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213 W Madison St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2818
+1 815-324-5184
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, Pub
213 W Madison St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2818
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Two couples out for a birthday celebration that ended with 3 of us being very dissappointed. The decor & our waitress were both great, but that’s where the compliments end. One of our party ordered the fried cod and was happy with their choice. Three...More

Thank E6909KNdonnag
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Enjoyed a nice lunch on the patio while listening to good music. Good food, pleasant staff and nice atmosphere.

Thank Aimee57207
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We where in town for the mushroom festival and came in here afterwords. We sat at the very neat fish tank bar. We sat and watched the fish and had a few drinks. The place seamed clean. The bartender was friendly enough.

Thank luvstotravel31
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Upon entering I had to take a look at the aquarium bar which is such a unique feature. The decor is very appropriate and inviting! The service and food were fantastic! I love corn nuggets and tend to have a hard time finding those on...More

Thank sunshinesandy32
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

A group of 6 of us visited for cocktails the night before Thanksgiving and had a great time. Drinks were well mixed and tasty, everyone enjoyed their cocktails. We didn’t eat, but were certainly tempted to, food smelled and looked great. All in all a...More

Thank xuscotty
Reviewed November 24, 2017

We had pork tenderloin, cheeseburger, steak tacos. All were very tasty. Service was efficient and friendly. Check out the aquarium in the bar and the beautiful mural in the outdoor patio area.

Thank jerrytomsolo
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

There were six of us and we all had something different and no one was disappointed. The atmosphere was cool, the fish tank at the bar was really neat and the servers were really nice. The chicken alfredo and the mushroom ravioli were delicious.

Thank mf122014
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Kids were in town for the weekend and decided to try Alure.Loved the patio and aquarium bar.Food was delicious,Definitely recommend

Thank Shelly C
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a saturday night, and had a couple of drinks, as well as the Artic Char special. Amazing food, in a very cool atmosphere. Really a great place, in a town with many good choices. Well done, Bryan.

Thank Otowners
Reviewed August 22, 2017

I love this place! We sat at the bar which is a giant aquarium. I loved sitting there watching the fish. The food was delicious and they had a lot of different beers in their cooler. Our server was really cool, plus we got to...More

Thank Burklebees
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Bar, Pub
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Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 213 W Madison St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2818
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 815-324-5184
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