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Dreamland Palace in Foster Pond

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3043 State Route 156, Waterloo, IL 62298-6303
+1 618-939-9922
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Overview
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible23%
Travelers talk about
“sauerbraten” (12 reviews)
“apple sauce” (11 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
German
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3043 State Route 156, Waterloo, IL 62298-6303
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Tacky decor. Lousy service. Took 35 minutes to get drinks. Another 20 minutes to take our order. When I ordered sauerbraten they said they just put it in the oven an it would take about 1 1/2 to finish. Which would have been past their...More

Thank Eddi511
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The service was extremely terrible. The dining experience was an hour and 45 minutes. It took 20 minutes to get drinks and another 40 to get a refill. The food had no quality whatsoever. No salad or soup was on their soup and salad bar....More

Thank cabo_girl17
Reviewed August 23, 2017

I'd heard about this place for some time and finally visited. Full of bad decorating statues and memorabilia. All of that was fun. But service was horrible and food was nonexistent. I left after 90 minutes, have never done that before.

Thank jeansteck
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Bought $60 groupon deals. Read reviews saying service was dicey, but the food was great. Made 6:40pm reservations. Arrived in time and waited 20 mn to be seated. That's not a big deal. We ordered our food, and the group waiting behind us in line...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

Good selection of classic German food. Neat decor seems like your in Bavaria. Not in town it's west in the country 4 or 5 miles out in the corn fields. Cool stone house across the street

Thank kiyaker
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Very racist experience! We sat there for two hours and were never served. Received our drinks and an appetizer, but never dinner. Were sat all the way in back. AND, witnessed others who arrived with us EAT AND LEAVE, while our food was "never ready"....More

Thank Ida S
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Disappointed in this place....wanted to go to Roemertopf in Mascoutah, but they weren't open until 5...so we drove here. Never again. Bland. Meh. I almost cried when I took my first bite of the Jaegerschnitzel....NOTHING compared to Roemertopf. Don't agree> Go to Roemertopf and try...More

1  Thank agadoresmama
Reviewed January 26, 2017

I love German food so when hubby saw the Groupon, he bought it with me in mind. We drove to tiny Fosters Pond and entered in the back door. Waited several minutes. No one came so we made our way to the dining room and...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Well, I don't have German in-laws or family recently enough immigrated to know what good German food "ought" to be. I do know that my wife and I both enjoyed our meals which were a welcomed break from what chain restaurants and trendy places offer....More

Thank K H
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Let me start by saying if you make snap judgements about a restaurant by looking around the dining room, don't come to Dreamland Palace without leaving your judgement hat in the car! The decor in this place is flea market vs. yard sale vs. your...More

Thank rmh7182
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3043 State Route 156, Waterloo, IL 62298-6303
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Waterloo
  • Phone Number: +1 618-939-9922
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