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Candlelight Inn Restaurant

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2200 1st Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1251
+1 815-626-1897
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (30 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
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2200 1st Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1251
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped after a 4 hour drive for a late lunch. So many choices and the menu said ask for a free sample of their famous George Chicken, so we did. It was pretty good but didn't have a taste for it to order a...More

Thank LovingTheLake327
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

All of the plates that we got here were huge! Everybody agreed that all the dishes that were ordered were amazing. I personally got the Cajun catfish and it was delicious. I also got a salad and bowl of French onion soup. Soup was unbelievably...More

Thank DJSparks45
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Cozy and comfortable with a great wait staff I was surprised at this place. The food was great and close to the hotel.

Thank KristinesShower
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

I hosted a family dinner for about 50 people after my father’s memorial service. The room they set aside for us was the perfect size and even had a fireplace. They were short staffed and we only had one server plus the manager (Brandy) for...More

Thank Gregg W
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

I was in the car all day. I checked in to the adjacent hotel (Country Inn & Suites) and walked over. I had tube most delicious 6 oz. Ribeye. It came with two sides. the steak was cooked to perfection. A great end to a...More

Thank Tracie W
Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch on our way to Chicago. My wife had their famous chicken George, it’s just breaded chicken and sauce , sauce was too sweet gave it one star. I had the parmesan chicken it was horrible, it was just pasta with marinara...More

Thank Lu L
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Candlelight Inn is known in the area for it's Chicken George with Jan sauce. Everything else on the menu is good, too. Also has a large meeting room for business functions which we have utilized in the past. Great service and medium priced food. Would...More

Thank Linda V
Reviewed January 13, 2018

We had a group of 6. Our server was Janelle. Her service was excellent! She gave us detailed info regarding the menu which was very helpful. Our meals were top notch!

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the atmosphere and the meals. Our server was very attentive and pleasant. They were busy but our meal was timely and hot.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed December 11, 2017

We stopped after a basketball game knowing how good their Chicken George is. We've eaten it many times over the years and their Chicken George (breaded chicken strips) are know in the area as the best. However, we were blown away with the two entree...More

Thank ClintTraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 1st Ave, Rock Falls, IL 61071-1251
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rock Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 815-626-1897
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