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Shannon's Five Star

1305 S Mercer Ave, Veterans Parkway & Mercer Avenue, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7113
+1 309-664-0808
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00 Hours
CUISINES
American
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1305 S Mercer Ave, Veterans Parkway & Mercer Avenue, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7113
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have only been here twice. Both times for Easter brunch. The food is what you would expect for a breakfast place. Nothing special, but decent.

Thank Nicholas K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shannon’s on old highway 66 is a great breakfast or lunch stop. Biscuits and gravy is excellent. And they have daily specials that are a true bargain. We see a lot of older regulars who obviously like the place a lot. But it is great...More

Thank Irenbendum
Reviewed 26 February 2018

At Shannon's you get a full meal, none of those partial plates. Be prepared to eat what you order. The staff is very helpful in helping making great selections for the kids. I will be coming back.

Thank spanky6165
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

It doesn't matter what you choose, everything has that home cooked flavor, taste, & warm fuzzy feeling. And the portions are ridiculously generous!! It definitely becomes a take-home, second meal deal. Thumbs up, worth the stop, and the staff just round out the warm fuzzy...More

Thank ronan92
Reviewed 28 November 2017

My experience at Shannon's was Good! The service was quick and friendly and the food was Great and reasonably priced!

Thank Adriana F
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Three of us ordered the Cobb Salad and really enjoyed the huge bowl of goodness. Hubby ordered the chicken fried chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy daily special and loved it. Can't take the country out of the boy. Good food at reasonable prices.

Thank Lana R
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Nice selection of food for breakfast buffet--everything we tried tasted great. Plenty of fresh fruits, scrambled eggs with and without cheese, bacon, sausage, biscuits and gravy, French toast sticks, more that I can't remember. Clearly a favorite with many people as place was pretty full...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I'm always cautious of places that use the term "five star" in their name. However, Shannon's lives up to the title. The service is quick and friendly, the food is delicious, and the prices are very reasonable. After being in Kentucky for a few months...More

Thank Clint B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went there on a saturday. They had several specials and a nice waitress. Sweet tea was excellent. We both had a special and a drink and it was less than 20 dollars.

Thank Window125
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stooped at Shannon's after dropping our daughter off for siblings weekend at ISU. Our waitress was OK she really didn't tell us any of the specials or explain the menu. My wife and I both ordered the beer cheddar soup. She ordered a bowl...More

Thank Dave M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 12:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1305 S Mercer Ave, Veterans Parkway & Mercer Avenue, Bloomington-Normal, IL 61704-7113
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Bloomington-Normal  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 309-664-0808
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