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Steak 'n Shake

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1066 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-2553 (Formerly Steak N Shake)
+1 309-306-0238
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Madison, Wisconsin
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291 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Having grown up in an area with a number of Steak 'n Shake choices, and now living in an area with no franchises whatsoever, I always go out of my way to grab a Frisco burger when I get the chance. Today's had to be one of the best Frisco burgers I've had in a long time. So many times... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I grew up loving the SnS on Main Street long ago. This is a quite good Steak 'n Shake. Burgers and fries are always great. The shakes are creamy delicious. Can't really go wrong no matter what you order. Biscuits and gravy for breakfast with a cuppa coffee -- top notch, almost every single time! I go here every time... More 

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Thank FarTravelingGuy
Galesburg, Illinois
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

In this small town not many places open 24 hours. Great hot food served to order. Vast variety of choices. Chilli Mac and the triple steak burger YUMMY. Service is always friendly and fast. Drive Thur service just as good. Real milk shakes.

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Thank CJH338
Altona, Illinois
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142 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I went for a late night meal after a class reunion. Steak 'n Shake is the only 24/7 Resturuant in Galesburg. I don't think that I've ever had a bad meal there. I had ordered the Wisconsin burger and fries on this visit. It's tasty, give it a try!

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Thank Derrick A
Galesburg, Illinois
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The food is the normal grease drenched burgers and fries you find in a fastfood place. Yet the service was lacking the last few times we went. I was less than impressed with the rude waitress and drive through too!

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Thank packingham6189
Madison, Wisconsin
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86 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

This place is busy soo the food is always fresh. So much better than McD next door. Prefer their shoestring potatoes and love that they offer diet cherry coke!

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Thank Jane D
Aurora
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Great burgers and shakes. Friendly servers, low prices and better than McD. Big selection of burgers, dogs, salads and much more. The restaurants are clean and well maintained.

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Thank Janice D
Peoria, Illinois
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Service is normally fast even if it's busy. Shakes take a long time to come, normally come with meal and not before. If you're a Dr. Pepper lover, their's is really good! The drive through takes different amounts of time depending on what you order. A meal might take 10 minutes but a shake takes only a few minutes.

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Thank mary10mc
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149 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This place is so cool I've been coming here for 40 years and I just love it. Our waitress Rachel did a really good job taking care of our services. The manager Joan was really nice and even come and greeted our table. The food came out hot and fast as it always does

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Thank Shawn J
Rock Springs, Wyoming
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant. It's our tradition to go here when we visit. It's inexpensive, delicious, and great for kids!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1066 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-2553 (Formerly Steak N Shake)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 309-306-0238
Description
Steak ‘n Shake is a classic American brand famous for the Original Steakburger™ and hand-dipped Milk Shakes. Stop in today for breakfast, lunch, dinner or late night. Dine in, drive thru or carryout.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?