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Witt's Smokehouse

€€ - €€€American, Barbecue,
10325 E State Highway 33, Effingham, IL 62401-5362
+1 217-868-5615
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible4%
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“brisket” (6 reviews)
“baked beans” (2 reviews)
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American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
10325 E State Highway 33, Effingham, IL 62401-5362
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

this place is about 2 miles out from everything else ,but i wanted bbq. What a shocker this place is clean and over the top friendly the owner Kathy came out and said hello. the food was incredible the pulled pork was some of the...More

Thank philstarr7
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

What an awesome place to eat. So much flavor and every bite was melt in your mouth goodness! Had the pulled pork with southern beans and sweet potatoes. My husband had the beef brisket which was just as good. Atmosphere was clean and our waitress...More

Thank Emily T
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing brisket and pork tenderloins. They had an awesome spread and the food was very fresh. I would recommend them for catering. Plan on making a trip soon to their restaurant

Thank Elliott U
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I was looking for a place for my son and family to meet with my wife and I so we could take the boys home with us for the weekend. We decided to go to Witt's Excellent choice. We ordered the sampler plates, ribs, pulled...More

Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

After a waiting the week for this place to open on Thursday ... I was severely let down with my selection of beef brisket. However, it was served with really good coleslaw and potato salad, both tasted as if they were homemade. The brisket was...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

If you have young children, drive one mile North of all the fast food joints and eat some real food outside on their fenced in patio and let the kids play on the playground while you eat in peace!

1  Thank Erin H
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Bbq tasted good. Ordered brisket got pulled pork. Ordered thin sliced meatloaf and got a hamburger patty. Ordered a gyro and got pressed meat. Not from a spit. With sour cream and cheese. No onions or cucumber sauce. Gyros have no cheese. Especially pizza cheese....More

Thank reddiesel94
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Date night: Excellent beer selection, arrived 5:30, packed at 6:30 with couples and families. Waitress was prompt, friendly and personable. Both had the ribs which were fall off the bone perfectly cooked. Extensive list of sides to choose from. Very good smokehouse.

Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The pulled pork is very good as well as the garlic mashed potatoes and baked beans. Service was always with a smile. There are very nice people there.

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Came out here to eat on a Friday evening. The restaurant was not too busy when we arrived. We were politely sat and told the nightly special. My wife ordered the pulled pork sandwich and I had the brisket. Both were very good options and...More

Thank baadkin
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Mary H
8 July 2015|
Response from hovaard45 | Reviewed this property |
in my opinion, 26 people would nearly fill this restaurant, if not more than 3/4 of it. and they are not open more than 4-5 days out of the week and not all day during that time; so i would call them for sure before... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Barbecue, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10325 E State Highway 33, Effingham, IL 62401-5362
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-868-5615
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