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Big Fish Bar and Grille

27425 S Will Rd, Wilmington, IL 60481-8352
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“oysters” (8 reviews)
“biscuits” (4 reviews)
“jambalaya” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
27425 S Will Rd, Wilmington, IL 60481-8352
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On the water,and a place to experience the finest seafood,and steaks this side of the Pecos! Starting with a Sat. night Ribeye,cooked to perfection,and tender,flavorful,and juicy! Sundy Morning Bloody Mary's,and 50 cent oysters on the half. The cooked oysters were awesom too! Friday Seafood specials...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We enjoy this location so much we kept trying, hoping that warm food, flavored "not to write home about", served slowly, would somehow improve. Sadly, not. Clam chowder was well-seasoned, served a little above room temperature. Sandwiches soggy. Beer poorly poured and not quite full...More

Thank BasketCase24
Reviewed September 21, 2018

WE been to the Big Fish many times over the last few years. WE have taken family and friends there.On Sundays they have oysters for .50 each. and they are very good. The food is great and the service is always good..

Thank 748don
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Where do I start. I prefer to write about the good but unfortunately there wasn't any of that. We started off with a 5-10min wait to be seated which wasn't bad however they weren't too busy. Once we were all seated and the waitress finally...More

Thank Freefalln1
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to Big Fish Grille. The first time we went in the evening for dinner. It was good. Husband had the king crab legs which were very good. We seen the Sunday Funday at Big Fish grill advertised on facebook for...More

Thank buffnaynmol
Reviewed July 31, 2018

2nd year we've been here for an.early dinner . Food is delicious and the service is great! There is usually 6 of us and we always make early reservations. The service is great, and the food is wonderful. Their beer and wine selection is also...More

Thank cynthiasE17LU
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Our meals are consistently well prepared and inventive. We have had just about everything on the menu, so I figured it was time to REVIEW. In the sort of the 'middle of nowhere' sits The BIG FISH Grille, specializing in, what else, FISH. They fly...More

Thank Muffie D
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by here on the way back to Chicago. Did not want to fight rush hour traffic Menu is very good and the food/service was top notch It was a Tuesday evening off season so no issue with a wait. Will journey out from the...More

Thank 65N20w
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I was looking for some place we had not been that served fish and friends suggested the Big Fish Bar and Grille. Having recently been in Arlington, VA and enjoyed Blue Crab Cakes, I was delighted to find that they were on the menu. It...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Had reservation friday night. Traffic forced change twice. Not a problem. Ate bacon wrapped scallops calamari for appetizers. For dinner we had crab cakes and Thai shrimp.every dish cooked to perfection.Thai shrimp our favorite.....hostess great. Waitress amazing. I asked her to pick a good wine....More

Thank Chris C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27425 S Will Rd, Wilmington, IL 60481-8352
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: 815-476-9331
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