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Beltline Cafe

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325 W South St, Freeport, IL 61032-6831
+1 815-232-5512
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Champaign, Illinois
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83 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Freeport has a number of family restaurants and most of them are average or above in quality. And most are cheaper than nearby Rockford prices. I stopped in at 10 for a late breakfast and noticed the large number of breakfast items on the menu...more than most family restaurants provide. Since it was nearly lunch, I ordered a giant hamburger... More 

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Waited a very long time...there was poor service, bad coffee, and flavorless food. My mother-in-law had cold French toast (as if it was kept in the refrigerator), my husband's pancakes were tasteless, my omelet was rubbery and tasted bad.

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Thank Kate H
Freeport, Illinois
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Only open for breakfast & lunch. Chairs aren't the most comfortable I've sat in. Great choice of eggs selections, go with their sausage in stead of the bacon.

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Thank freeportclaims
Freeport, Illinois
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The menu is typical family restaurant fare. I had a BLT on one visit, eggs & hash browns the other. The very low prices are what sets them apart. Service is good, the servers are quite friendly and try their best.

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Thank Barbara V
Freeport, Illinois
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

great place to eat - family friendly - nice parking lot - easy to find. they are only open until 2pm. food is fantastic

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Thank sharronv664
Freeport IL
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Great place for breakfast or lunch. Clean and friendly staff. Good food at reasonable prices. Homemade pie and salad bar for lunch.

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Thank Pretzelcity
Freeport, Illinois
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015

When our family gets together for breakfast. Beltline Cafe is first on our list. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is peaceful. The food is good and the price is right

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Thank laurie c
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Freeport offers lots of diner options like this. Good breakfast food and pies. I have had dinner/lunch here a few times have thought the food was average. Prices are fair.

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Thank foodlovers316
Freeport, Il
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2015

They know me but serve me anyway, great people! Menu simple but wholesome and fairly priced. Servers treat you like family out of sincerity, not duty.

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Thank mbtcltd
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2014

This place has been there almost 25 years. Always been a great place for a super piece of pie and a good cup of coffee. The food is a bit above average, and the place is clean. Service was good, and they seem to keep wait staff.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 W South St, Freeport, IL 61032-6831
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 815-232-5512

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?