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Wise Guys Bar and Grill

2205 N Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-9791
+1 815-872-4897
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (8 reviews)
“fajitas” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
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2205 N Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-9791
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is very close to the hotel we use regularly. The food is very good. The prices are more than reasonable. Great place to get together with friends for a couple of drinks or a meal. Service is friendly and prompt. Cant go wrong...More

Thank Bruce E
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife can not have gluten, but this restaurant has a large selection of gluten-free on the menu. The waitresses were very helpful with the ordering.

Thank bigEIllinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very varied menu. I had a blackened chicken salad and it was fresh and very good. The spices were a little unevenly spread and some bites were very spicy. The lobster bisque was also very good if a little thicker than I've seen before. There...More

Thank OldRetiredAndy
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Nice place, had to wait over 1/2 hr for our food and then mine was wrong. Ordered a baked potato and got fries but at that point wasn't going to send it back. Service was ok, drinks are strong. Food was really good, we will...More

Thank xcaligirl
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This Resturuant in Princeton, IL has a gangster sort of theme hence the name. It really has a robust Menu, that features the best fried chicken in town. Huge bar that is always has sports on. Prices are decent and while unmentioned this place has...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We were treated to lunch here and it was really yummy. Lots of tables, huge menu and best of all ..... mushroom burger for vegetarians. The kitchen went out of their way to customize our meal and we are so grateful. The portions were huge...More

Thank meintexas67
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Wait staff was very attentive. We had very good American food here. I love burgers and fries. I am gluten free and have other allergies as well. They were very attentive to those needs. The food came fast and the order was totally correct. The...More

Thank NEVenturer
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Good food / good service. It was fairly busy and everyone looked satisfied. It needs a little updating as both our seats had big rips in them that would have been uncomfortable to sit on. They have a good variety on the menu. I felt...More

Thank CJEdmo
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had a burger and a tenderloin, with cheese sticks. All VERY good. The tenderloin was huge! Very friendly service by our waitress and the rest of the staff was also nice. Would definitely recommend and return.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 25 June 2017

good food at reasonable prices. the restaurant offered a large and varied menu from sandwiches and salads to full dinners. Service was good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2205 N Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-9791
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 815-872-4897
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