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Lake Pointe Grill

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1386 Toronto Rd, Springfield, IL 62712-7387 (N. Cotton Hill Road)
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

After leaving the Springfield, Illinois Route 66 car show, we stopped at a local restaurant just outside Springfield. In looking aroun,d it looked like the portions were of a healthy size. My wife and I decided to split a menu item called the Horseshoe. It was more than enough for two people and we also ordered soup prior the meal.... More 

Thank Jules B
Highland, Illinois
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115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A group of 6 family members stopped by mid-afternoon on a Sunday after the lunch rush. We were in town for college soccer games.Anita was our server and was very friendly and helpful. To start, we tried the spinach artichoke dip and sesame and panko encrusted shrimp and both hit the mark. We had a variety of foods for lunch:... More 

Thank tmf7150
Springfield, Illinois
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice, casual, restaurant/bar that has a fun atmosphere and good food. We usually sit at the bar and have always had excellent service sitting there. The food is above average, but pricey for what you get. I had the gumbo, which is over $16 for the bowl and two extremely small pieces of corn bread. I'm... More 

Thank bwinc1
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We went to the Lake Pointe Grill on the last night of our visit to our daughter and son in law. The food was excellent the staff were very friendly and accommodating. This is a family friendly place and would go again if it weren't so far away!

Thank AllanK1956
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

I've been to Lake Pointe a dozen times or so. It's always been stellar! Great service and great food. My favorite all time salad is the apple jack: Granny Smith apples, bleu cheese crumbles and crusted pecans- it's like eating a work of art! Last time I went they offered the half and half portion deal- half apple Jack and... More 

Thank Jackson P
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Many families were here enjoying an evening out, so bring the kids! The lounge is cozier but I had a great time dining by myself in the main area. Rib eye was excellent, very complete wine, beer, and cocktail list.

Thank Gordon J
Staines, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Visited with my wife as we were staying nearby overnight during a mid-west road trip.Our young waiter, Jacob, was friendly and attentive and our meals were very nice (I had the lasagna with side salad). The place was pleasant with a nice atmosphere.

Thank Geoffers1817
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

I have always enjoyed the food at Lake Pointe, but the last two times have been a disaster. Both times 3 of the 4 meals came out on time, however mine came the first time 1/2 hour late and the second 45 minutes late after others at the table were finished eating. I made a fool of myself with my... More 

Thank FarmerIllini
Lamar, Colorado
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

In town for golf tournament and stopped for a beer and pizza. 6 beers on draft, nothing really dark so I asked to sample one and was forewarned by the very good barkeep that samples cost $2. I asked to make that pizza to go. Not a good business move owner of Lake Pointe Grill. I won't be back.

Thank 11Travelover11
Florence, Kentucky
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Based on the reviews I had expected an exceptional experince, but was a little disappointed. Our server must have been new as I ordered a salad with our pasta and it came out with the entree. Kitchen seemed slow but that might have been because I was anxious for my salad. Some of the staff were just leaning around which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
American, Pizza, Italian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1386 Toronto Rd, Springfield, IL 62712-7387
    (N. Cotton Hill Road)
  • Public Transportation: Springfield Public Transit District provides bus service within a 1/2 block of our location at the corner of Toronto Road and East Lake Shore Drive.
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: 217-679-3900

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?