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Burger Barge

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American, Bar
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1401 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2176
+1 309-694-9191
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Groveland, Illinois, United States
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Dirty place. Dirty bathrooms. Needs too many repairs to list. Greasy burgers. They try to make up for the lack of cleanliness with nice staff, large menu, and the fact that it is a hometown hotspot in summer. No amount of fancy toppings can sop up the grease on the burgers. It does have a great deck, however, but for... More 

Thank Jenny F
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Smells like smoke before you go in. Food was delicious!! I recommend the mashed potato burger. Nice waitress. Also, very very cold in the winter if you are in the porch part because it's just a tarp with holes.

Thank pandalover679
Mackinaw, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of those kinda hidden gems Great burgers Couple different locations, this one near the water has an excellent view of the Illinois river

Thank Collin S
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been hearing about this place for years and finally went and was not disappointed. It is a little hidden gem on the water and surprisingly enough a vegetarian can find food on their menu. This location is definitely my favorite of the Burger Barge spots.

Thank Dannie H
Danvers, Illinois
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The burgers are great and the fried clams are perfect . The wait staff is good and always friendly. Mmmmm FRINGS. the rest rooms are Nasty!!! No I Mean NASTY WOW DID I SAY NASTY AND .... MOIST.

Thank Timothy G
Sublette, Illinois, United States
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the jumbo Illinois burger and my wife had the Caribbean salad w/Shrimp. I wish I could transport this place to Key West Florida.

Thank Kelly_Hicks_1963
Colona, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That place is awesome! Loved everything about this place. Unique burgers and yummy. They treated our kids so good!

Thank lauratN9416FG
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get that kraken, don't be a weenie. Afternoon sun is right in you're face, beware. Good food, decent price.

Thank Clayton C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Love the burgers. 3 locations now so glad one opened in peoria. The service is good and staff is friendly. One location even has games for the kids.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great Place To gather. Cold Drinks With A Great Verity. Overwelming Menu With Plenty To Choose From Staff Has Always Been Great

Thank Mike M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2176
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  East Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-694-9191

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