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Lotawata Creek

311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
+1 618-628-7373
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (62 reviews)
“bread” (34 reviews)
“catfish” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A first visit that will definitely not be the last! Started with the stuffed mushrooms that were perfect! The giant mushrooms were well stuffed and the breading was nice and crispy. The dipping sauce went really well with them! We shared the seafood combo of...More

Thank Stacie A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

7 of us celebrating 2 birthdays. Many great choices. Large rolls with honey butter, large side salads and huge portions!! Our choices; Jambalaya, chicken fried chicken, meatloaf and burgers. Everyone had more than enough for another meal going home with them. Prices are reasonable and...More

Thank Monica W
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place for lunch with many choices at reasonable prices. The French Dip is especially good as well as the Taco Salad. The portions are ginormous. Quality is always good and some of the best service anywhere I've been

Thank jenk61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food was excellent and plentiful. Has onion rings and pork chop peace's. Both were enough for a meal by them selves. The only reason I gave it a 4 was there was 12 in our party for some reason they only brought 4 meals at...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This place always seems busy so we gave it a try. It was busy when we arrived but no wait for a table. Took a bit longer than I like for our server. But she brought our drinks quickly and the wait for food was...More

Thank Kona93
Reviewed 26 November 2017

I was staying at a local hotel and noticed that the parking lot to this restaurant was always busy. So i decided to try an evening meal on a Tuesday. I went as a party of 3 and we were sat immediately and our server...More

Thank Cflo97
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The portion sizes here are amazing especially for the price. The entrees were average but the sides were fantastic. The baked beans and mac and cheese were excellent. You will not leave hungry and will probably have to take a good deal of it with...More

Thank Ellen K
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We brought a bus load here for lunch on our way home from the Creation Museum. We called one hour out and they had our room ready. We were amazed at how much they served for lunch. I don't believe anyone ate all of their...More

Thank waynertoo
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I have been wanting to go to Lotawata Creek since they began advertising in the St. Louis MO area. Maybe my expectations were too high, but I was not impressed. I had the porterhouse steak, which was just okay, nothing I could not easily do...More

Thank Perry C
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We have been here many times and our out of town family and friends always want to come here when they visit. Show up with an empty stomach and plan on leaving with leftovers, a side of fries take up a whole plate. I have...More

Thank Piccolo1776
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13 September 2017|
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Response from Christine G | Reviewed this property |
3 June 2017|
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Response from Lowry F | Reviewed this property |
I'm must apology, I'm not sure. I have never heard them sing Happy Birthday to anyone. It's really not a place we go to offend , the portion sizes are just to much.
Susie M
26 August 2016|
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Response from Lee W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they accept reservations. It is the same Exit as the Fairview Heights Mall.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Fairview Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 618-628-7373
  • E-mail
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