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The Lodge Bar and Grill

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41W379 Illinois 64, Wasco, IL 60183
+1 630-443-8000
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good39%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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American, Bar
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41W379 Illinois 64, Wasco, IL 60183
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Reviewed January 31, 2016

Four of us decided to go to The Lodge Bar and Grill for dinner on a Saturday night. We were seated in the busy bar section, which was fine. The food arrived, and was yummy. would rate this restaurant highly EXCEPT for our server. Her...More

Thank Cindy C
Reviewed January 15, 2016

Got there an hour before they opened for lunch but the doors were opened. I went in and was greeted by waitress Sandy. After informing me they weren't open yet, she took me to a table by the fireplace and proceeded to treat me like...More

Thank bso54
Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Larson Christmas light display and passed the Lodge on our way to the light display. We decided to stop after the light show because the outside of the Lodge looked nice. It had also been recommended as a good place to eat...More

1  Thank Cocobean-north
Reviewed October 25, 2015

I've been to The Lodge several times now and have not had the bad experience other diners have noted. I like the ribs, enjoy the rotisserie chicken and have also enjoyed the pasta. I love the rugged country atmosphere. Don't miss making the s'mores on...More

Thank Chuck S
Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

I had wings and they were pink due to being undercooked. Unforgivable as this is a major health risk. Plates were dirty. Main course was a gray and pasty looking steak. It was really grim. Neither my wife nor I could eat it. We complained...More

2  Thank dwebb66
Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

Formerly Niko's - which was an awesome place we used to go all the time... It's now the lodge. A very dirty, unkept, poorly managed lodge with awful food now. When it was Niko's I always had a hard time deciding what I wanted. The...More

1  Thank WGN5150
Reviewed August 2, 2015

We stopped in for a nice meal like we have had in previous visits when this restaurant was first remodeled but was very disappointed with the food. Our meals were not the quality that we have experienced in past visits as the food seemed to...More

1  Thank ken h
Reviewed June 26, 2015 via mobile

I had been here when it was still Niko's, and I was hoping they improved this place when the new ownership took over, but it's still lacking. The service was ok, the food was ok- except the fries. Those were just... bad. The bad: The...More

Thank Ben K
Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Driving by, the place looks great, very inviting. Lots of cars in the parking lot. Expected a warmer ambiance. The lounge/bar was full due to the hockey game, but the restaurant was fairly empty for the dinner hour on a Saturday evening. The food was...More

1  Thank SUE S
Reviewed April 24, 2015

After a few months we went back to The Lodge. I was happy to see the hot fresh bread back unlike our last visit. The salads are a bit better - not watered down as they used to be. However they still seem to put...More

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June 13, 2016|
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Response from gail2jan | Reviewed this property |
No, the Wasco Inn was located where the Dairy Queen in Wasco is now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $20
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41W379 Illinois 64, Wasco, IL 60183
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wasco
  • Phone Number: +1 630-443-8000
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