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Ziggie's Family Room Restaurant

1212 1st Ave, Mendota, IL 61342-1816
+1 815-539-5060
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good53%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner
1212 1st Ave, Mendota, IL 61342-1816
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

Poor service poor quality of food. The parking lot needs repairs, cigarette pack and beer bottle sitting by door, entrance carpert filthy, worn out dirty cob webs not appealing. Inside is much nicer. I had meatloaf, looked and tasted like a cheap TV dinner. It...More

Thank Penny K
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We love to go out for breakfast and in our book, Ziggies has the best breakfast around! We don't usually visit for lunch of dinner, but breakfast....always. Love their skillets! Our 5 star ratings is for their breakfasts.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

It’s very much a small town feel of a diner and the food is good and you get a lot for the price. The waitstaff is nice and pretty attentive. They’ve got a lot of options for you to look through so bring your glasses!

Thank Kristen C
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped here between Dekalb and Normal. A little off the beaten path, those extra couple of miles are totally worth taking a break from fast food and checking out this gem. I enjoyed the chicken breast with carrots and baked potatoes while my colleague...More

Thank kldj13
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I live in the area so easy for me to stop in anytime. Great service any time of day or night. My favorite is the breakfast. Good menu.

Thank caroldS2924IY
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here a few times. Just off the highway. I recommend the ziggie style cx strips with ziggy sauce. The portions are able to feed 3 people. Friendly staff. Not sure about sanitation. Bathroom seemed a little greasy spoon like. Overall good food for...More

Thank DrivingKate
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Went to ziggies for the first time a few days ago. It has a clean and bright dining area and the service was very good. I had french toast and my friend had several dishes. We both enjoyed the food. I will come back when...More

Thank ThomasO17
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We were heading home and decided to stop in Mendota. A person at the gas station recommended Ziggy's. It was 2pm and we hadn't eaten breakfast so we were hungry. We couldn't have picked a more-perfect lunch destination. The menu was huge! We spent fifteen...More

Thank mlrich24
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a lunch on our way back from visiting family reasonably priced. Great food, friendly staff!

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit. We both had the strawberry salad with chicken. Everything was very fresh and service was great. We each polished off a piece of lemon meringue pie that was absolutely delicious. This place is near Starved Rock State Park; it's definitely...More

Thank sunnyjazz1028
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 1st Ave, Mendota, IL 61342-1816
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mendota
  • Phone Number: +1 815-539-5060
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