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American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed August 20, 2020

It's been sometime since I ate at a Hen House so I stopped in. I had breakfast of blueberry pancakes with a soda. The food was great and it was cheaper than most other places. Also the staff was friendly and the restaurant is clean...and looks like it opened today for the first time. It still has all of the decorations as a Hen House has on it's walls. I will stop here again when I travel to Southern Illinois.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

the service was amazing the fries were way better than the Hen House in edwardsville. The service was amazing and professional.

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 11, 2019

The place is amazing from the the food from the service to the calm and quiet atmosphere. You should come here it is a very nice place to come

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed November 4, 2019 via mobile

We ate here for breakfast one morning. Upon entering the place was packed and we actually had a wait for a seat. I’m not sure why It was so crowded. Service was a little bit iffy, they put us under a duct vent blowing cold...air right onto our food. It’s a little outdated inside, Christian themed but not too bad. Breakfast was OK nothing outstanding. Probably wouldn’t return.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed September 21, 2019

We went here to eat we decided we both wanted a Chef"s salad. The waitress told us how big one salad was and said we should share it since it was so big and we are glad we did because it was huge. She was...very friendly and we enjoyed talking to her.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Seating and service quick. Food served hot, fresh, and fast. Always ready to refill coffee and drinks. Restaurant was not overly busy, we were not rushed to leave. All staff friendly and nice.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Chose this restaurant because of location next to the Super 8 and because I like to try local, not chain, food when traveling. In hindsight, we wished we would have driven down the street to the Cracker Barrel. Lukewarm coffee, burned, dry sausage patties, hash...browns so crisp & thin they were hard to pick up. On the plus side, my omelette was good, service was great, and place was “quaint”. (But then, so is Cracker Barrel). Probably our last visit here.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a meal as our hotel next door didn't have breakfast service. It was a quick yet good meal. I would equate it to a more rustric Ihop.

Date of visit: September 2017
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The restaurant had about four people in it when I arrived. All of the booths, tables and chairs are made of wood. I ordered the spaghetti and meat sauce. The meatballs appeared to be overdone and all of the sauce had been consumed by the...meatballs. There was absolutely no sauce. It looked like a plate of spaghetti with meatballs thrown on top. The taste was fair, but good have been a lot better especially if there had been spaghetti sauce on it.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Our dinners were ordered and given to us wrong. Food looked like last weeks leftovers. I would surmise that breakfast would be better...but find some other place for dinner.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hen House Family Restaurant

Yes, Hen House Family Restaurant offers takeout services.

Hen House Family Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5