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The Loft

852 E State Route 116, Ashkum, IL 60911
+1 815-698-2483
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible16%
6 Feb 2017
“Terrible place”
11 May 2016
“Stumbled upon this place”
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06:00 - 21:00 Hours
€€ - €€€
852 E State Route 116, Ashkum, IL 60911
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Thoroughly disappointed . Went with a friend, we both ordered prime rib medium rare. What we received was not prime rib. It was pre-processed meat from a bag. It had liquid smoke injected all the way around the meat evenly to try and simulate rub....More

Thank John B
Reviewed 11 May 2016

We were traveling home to northern Illinois through this area and decided to stop for dinner. We looked this place up and decided to try it. It looks a bit rough on the outside, something that you might easily pass. The parking lot is kind...More

2  Thank Sheila L
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Great service. Friendly staff. Very busy restaurant. Food was excellent. Soup and salad bar and home made entrees. Family atmosphere.

Thank Mary N
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Great location off the highway. Salad bar & soup ready for hungry guests. Classic American food, reasonably priced. Ok service.

Thank TCPotter5
Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

This is the 6th or 7th time we have visited the Loft. It is a perfect meeting place for our family, halfway between Washington, IL and Valparaiso, IN. We are always welcomed and treated like honored family. Thank you for making Thanksgiving out feel like...More

1  Thank judi829
Reviewed 3 November 2014

We were pleasantly surprised when we got off the interstate. We didn't want fast food so thought we'd give this quaint little restaurant a try. The salad bar and soup was really good as well as our main dishes. Will stop again.

1  Thank stephIllinois
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Went here on a Sunday night. I had the broasted chicken and my fiancé had the sautéed chicken livers with mushrooms and onions. Delicious! The salad bar was fresh and tasty. Will definitely be back.

3  Thank Robisky
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We stopped there on a Sunday morning on our way to Chicago - and I am so glad we did!!! It's a hometown atmosphere with some good homemade food. We both ordered omelettes and they were excellent!! The portions are huge and the coffee was...More

2  Thank Kate H
Reviewed 22 July 2013

My family and I stopped in this restaurant for the first time Friday night and were completely grossed out!! You can look at the window the food comes out of and see both cooks standing there with cigarettes hanging out of their mouths cooking food...More

2  Thank Mommydearest9
Reviewed 26 May 2013

I stopped here on my way to chicago and must say that the food tasted like canned microwave food. The price was ridiculous for the quality of food it was. Highly recommend not stopping here

Thank jackie2959
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 E State Route 116, Ashkum, IL 60911
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ashkum
  • Phone Number: +1 815-698-2483
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