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It's a large rooster outside of Carl's bakery. It's not an attraction or a destination, just an... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Washington, Illinois
Yep, It is a rooster with a top hat

Yep, It is a rooster with a top hat that you can see from a block away. You don't even need to get... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Pekin, Illinois
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  • Average64%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
1 Jul 2018
“Why is this listed?”
28 Jun 2018
“Yep, It is a rooster with a top hat”
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815 E Camp St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2647
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Had heard about this place, but it came up short or our normal, favorite breakfast fare. I order an omelet and my wife had scrambled eggs. They were so, so and not worth a repeat just to be sure.

Thank George C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Best Donuts. This place has been in business as long as I've lived in East Peoria. Long lines on Saturday mornings where the donuts fly off the shelves. Not open past 230 and on Sundays

1  Thank Angela R
Reviewed 2 July 2018

It's a large rooster outside of Carl's bakery. It's not an attraction or a destination, just an oversized rooster outside a bakery. You can see it by driving by.

Thank midwesterngirl75
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Yep, It is a rooster with a top hat that you can see from a block away. You don't even need to get out of the car to "admire". I see that it is the advertisement for Carl's Bakery. Truly, too much traffic to want...More

Thank kmgIL
Reviewed 3 June 2018

The rooster in a top hat is there to guide your way to the best cinnamon rolls around! Get there early because they sell out fast!

1  Thank Betty61571
Reviewed 16 May 2018

It's a rooster in a top hat in front of a store front. Not much else to say. If in the area and you like roosters, quirky, or odd things then this might be for you.

Thank FromSea2ShiningC
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Never ate breakfast there but their donuts are the best I've ever had. If there are better one's out there I would like to know where! Place your order a day or so ahead or get there early! They run out very fast!

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This is massive bit of advertising outside Carl's Bakery it's a giant chicken in a top hat. If you are into odd little tourist trap kind of sights then this is one. I'm not sure if there is any real reason to go see it...More

1  Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We were curious to see what all the fuss was about concerning your rooster in a top hat. I really like funny Americana things and although it was interesting to see it was not exactly what I was expecting. Things of this nature built for...More

Thank Puddles A
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Outside of Carl's Bakery in E. Peoria is a large statue of a Rooster in formal attire. It is adorned with Christmas lights during the holidays. You have to be on the lookout for it or you will drive right past it. Just an interesting...More

1  Thank Ruths4
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