We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Moe Joe's

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
510 W Lockport Rd, Plainfield, IL 60544-1832
(815) 230-2790
Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

158 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 158: English reviews
Shorewood, Illinois
Level Contributor
122 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here for the first time on my night before my husband's birthday to celebrate. By luck or coincidence, we were seated in a back corner private booth, which was cozy, quiet, and neatly decorated. The ambiance is very cool all decked out in NOLA swag. Service staff was nice, actually a little too nice in a superficial or... More 

Helpful?
Thank MelissaWP
Plainfield,IL
Level Contributor
224 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been here so many times, and everytime we bring someone to try it, they reach the same conclusion we have. And that is, their food is outstanding. We appreciate the love they have for their food. You can taste it in everything they make. So, it may take a few extra minutes, but is so worth it. Me... More 

Helpful?
Thank Batholemew
Joliet, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a busy weekend with the local festival and a light rain. Since they were busy and there was a good chance of getting wet outside we opted for the basement for the first time. Started out okay low ceiling and only 8 tables, with a full bar. The problem began when two large groups came in and... More 

Helpful?
Thank JV12013
Houma, Louisiana
Level Contributor
277 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Who knew that they had soft shell crab poboys in Plainfield, IL ... a menu that has crawfish...gumbo... etouffee .... softshell crabs poboy..... it was like almost being in Houma Cajun bayou country......you can pass a good time here for sure

Helpful?
Thank HENRY T
wheaton IL
Level Contributor
327 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My favorite restaurant in Plainfield! Sounds crazy but the fried chicken is amazing! Crispy, tender juicy it was so good! The gumbo is addicting! It is hearty, tastey then has this after heat that at first may seem spicy then you want more! Kids has burgers and they were great too! Love their sweet potato fries! They always have great... More 

Helpful?
Thank zimrock
Shorewood, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Moe Joe's reminds me of New Orleans from the food to the decor and unfortunately the noise. My crawfish etouffee was to die for. The taste was wonderful. The rice was perfect and there was a lot of crawfifh to enjoy/savor. In fact, I expect to enjoy the leftovers for lunch. I also enjoyed the side Caesar salad with the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Bruce O
Joliet, Illinois
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

On this visit we had and loved their Blackened Chicken and Crab Cake Po Boy! The food menu and drink menu are huge with many, many choices.

Helpful?
Thank Keith J
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

My favorite are the corn fritters and their fried chicken! And they have Stella, my favorite beer. It's a festive environment and can get loud so you will want to be in the mood for that.

Helpful?
Thank Andria L
Joliet, Illinois
Level Contributor
22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great Cajun food!! The scallops were dynamite, great drink selection intimate setting yet still laid back and chill place. Also the bar is great for watching the games or hanging out.

Helpful?
Thank George G
Plainfield, Illinois
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

Great food, very authentic but something for everyone on this menu! They have great Filet Mignon also!

Helpful?
Thank PVilleFoodLover

Travelers who viewed Moe Joe's also viewed

 

Been to Moe Joe's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 W Lockport Rd, Plainfield, IL 60544-1832
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Plainfield
  • Phone Number: (815) 230-2790

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Moe Joe's and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Plainfield, Illinois
7 months ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Moe Joe's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?