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Lariat Steakhouse

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2232 W Glen Ave, Peoria, IL 61614-4565
+1 309-691-4731
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with a group of family and friends for New Years Eve. We started off alright getting our drinks. The real problem started with the food. The waitress was very rude and getting things like refills took forever. When the main course arrived, which seemed to be an eternity, my fathers medium was 5 minutes short of being beef... More 

Thank Colton N
Dunlap, Illinois
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95 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The Lariat has been a Peoria staple for steak since the 1950's. The original interior area is pretty much just as it was 60+ years ago. It has been expanded several times but I must say has never lost its base, which is, in a word, steak. My wife had a small filet, I had a top sirloin as did... More 

Thank Stormshine
Peoria, Illinois
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161 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We had a meeting of about 20. We all ordered off of the menu. The service was above average and Mercedes did a wonderful job of taking care of all of us. My steak was a wonderful surprise. I was going to take a picture of the plate, but was not thinking of pictures when it arrived. The size was... More 

Thank Bob R
Nashville, Tennessee
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The food at Lariat was just amazing. The location is unique in that it feels like a combination of both modern and classic. It is definitely a favorite of the locals as it was very busy when we arrived, but we were able to get right in. Our server took great care of us, and, since we were there for... More 

Thank William M
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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54 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Not overly impressed with the food, but if you are looking for a great option on a place to host a meeting or event, this should be on your list. Staff is really nice to work with and cost-wise it's impressive.

1 Thank Robert Z
Troy, Illinois
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103 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Went to Lariat Steakhouse with a group of about 15 people. The sampler appetizer was very nice! Loved the shrimp!! I ordered a rib eye steak grilled medium-well and it was perfect! Service was good. I will definitely recommend this restaurant to friends and family!

Thank Expat2005SA
East Peoria, Illinois
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155 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Last time my salad was almost wilted. The Parmesan cheese crumble, that I always look forward to, was STALE and chewy. Very disappointing. The server just said she was sorry and did nothing else.

Thank DrBret
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

If not for the attentive, helpful, patient and courteous service by the waitress Joann, I would have rated this restaurant even lower: the main course (grilled tilapia) was bland, tasteless and even looked very unappealing (to say the least). I had to ask the waitress to change apple sauce because it wasn't edible. Clam chowder was pretty good, though. The... More 

Thank irina g
Peoria, Illinois
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Went here for our anniversary dinner (#48) using a gift certificate. We used to eat here YEARS ago for special occasions and have not been back for several years. We were not disappointed in any way. Our waitress was super nice and helpful and answered all our questions. The steaks were outstanding and done to perfection. We ordered filets and... More 

Thank IllinoisBombom
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Been here 4 times now (every time I've been in Peoria) and every time has been absolutely fantastic! Great atmosphere and even better food. Will come back my next visit to Peoria for sure!

Thank Thomas R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2232 W Glen Ave, Peoria, IL 61614-4565
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-691-4731

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