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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%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (59 reviews)
“bread” (32 reviews)
Opens in 7 min
All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food,huge portions and fairly priced. Nice place. Right of the interstate and close to hotels and gas.Would recommend.

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a really good place to go to, if you want great food, large portions and reasonable priced meals. You can even take home your leftovers.

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived our hotel late and starving. Opted to dine here due to its close proximity. Absolutely delicious. Huge portions and fantastic service. We will definitely be back on our next trip through.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food. Lunch special is more than I can eat. Wait staff is great. This not a chain restaurant. Would highly recommend it.

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is apparently not part of a chain. Everything about it seems to be rather unique. That includes the decour, the menu, and the staff. The menu is four or five pages long. We had the BBQ Pig Mac pasta and it was very...More

Thank wabjr705
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yuck is the word.GRADE F- I have nothing else to say accept don't go there to celebrate no event you will not be happy with the food I've tried it twice in a short period of time and yuck yuck is consistent.

Thank Pete v
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed another great meal. Atmosphere great for kids and adults. I appreciate you can swap sides with no upcharge. The dinner rolls are huge and delicious. They are served with honey and regular butter. The wait is a big long, but the food is prepared...More

Thank TheFamilyMom
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

First time back in several years. Not disappointed, the food was very good, portions huge, served hot. Server "Israel" was a very good server, she had a good customer interface. Continues to combine value, good food, and excellent service.

Thank David M
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Amazing place to eat, GREAT food and great service. This place is not for the bird type eater. They give you the portions of a king and you would be pretty impressive if you can eat it all in one sitting. On the 1-5 scale...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went there with a group of 12. We had 7:00 reservations, and they had a line but they seated us on time. The atmosphere was great, the restaurant was clean. They did card everyone at the table as they just got their liquor license...More

Thank deelamotte
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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, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
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