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Cruiser's Drive Thru

806 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3603
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
15 Dec 2016
“Fast food with a touch of the 50's”
8 Apr 2017
“Over priced”
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806 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3603
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

My visit doesn't line up with other's reviews. An unmemorable 1/4lb burger for 4.50 is over priced. A small portion of sweet potato fries for 3.25 is over priced. Sweet potato fries seasoned with cinnamon sugar is NOT appropriate for a burger place. Service was...More

Thank RobbTob
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Stopped by this place on recommendation of a friend that used to live in the area. Burgers and fries were really good, but pretty greasy (as expected). Service was very fast and friendly. Lady was very nice and we chatted for a little bit. Cost...More

Thank Drifter123go
Reviewed 25 June 2015

The food was fine and was reasonably priced. Would visit again. I understand why no indoor seating. That is not a problem unless the weather is bad.

Thank hrw97
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Cruiser's is not a franchise fast food. Menu is hamburgers, chilli dogs, my favorite Butcher Block, onion rings, fries and another local favorite chilli. Drive thru is very courteous, efficient and quick. Out door seating and small indoor seating available.

Thank bettyIllinois
Reviewed 11 October 2014

For drive thru and carry out only. But i must say they offer great selection, fast service, decent prices, and best tasting burgers in Effingham! It may be a little off the Interstate, but worth the journy across town to have a meal this good.

1  Thank Mark M
Reviewed 28 December 2013 via mobile

This is the best place in town to get a burger. All the locals eat here. Drive thru or carry out only. We always stop at Cruiser's when we come "home" to visit!

Thank momofnaj
Reviewed 24 November 2013

The food here is good and at a great price. The two double cheese burgers for $5 after 2pm is a good deal. Just wish they were open later in the evening.

Thank L P
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  • Address: 806 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3603
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
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