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Truth

808 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-7331
+1 815-744-5901
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pork chop” (6 reviews)
“carrot cake” (4 reviews)
“cupcakes” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
808 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-7331
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I decided after always talking about it, to try Truth for our anniversary. Made reservations. When we got there, not too busy. Very attentive server. Knew the menu. We started with crab cake appetizers which we liked a lot. Decent portion size....More

Thank verchad
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Some people don't think you can have a white tablecloth restaurant that is casual enough for everyone to have a great time as well as a great meal. They are wring. This is the place. Truth's bar is THE place go be at 5:00 PM...More

Thank ColonelAllen
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We've gone to Truth about once per year for twenty years. It is a very good traditional American and seafood restaurant. Simple, tasteful decor. Flavorful food. Excellent service. Fantastic desserts. The desserts are worth dropping in just for them. Fantastic bread pudding, chocolate cake, carrot...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 25 January 2018

So I have been to Truth many times over the past 12 years and I love their green beans and calamari appetizer very much but I was disappointed the last time I was there because they used to have a wonderful carrot cake that was...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This was my second visit to this place. Both times it was very cold inside. The food is barely passable for a "Upscale Restaurant" The bar tender was dressed down like she was working in a dive bar. She couldn't even make a Tequila Sunrise...More

Thank MUSTANGJIM
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We went after a special occasion dinner. I love the quaint atmosphere and friendly service you get here. We had a good cocktail to start and then ordered....lamb chops were by far my family’s favorite of the night! All said they were tasty and melted...More

Thank tanline1
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

While visiting friends in Joliet & attending Mass at the Cathedral, someone suggested Truth. We were glad we stopped. Had the cheese plate & calamari for appetizers, both were good. Several had the lobster mac n cheese, one had ribeye, one had pot roast, all...More

Thank bljam
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Went with another couple on a Saturday night. Neither husband nor I were impressed. His steak was gristly; my lobster mac & cheese was lacking . . . lobster. Also felt the menu items were overpriced and didn't think much of the "ambiance" either. We...More

1  Thank good2dogs
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

First time....wonderful ambiance, the food was delicious. Took my mom for dinner. Will definitely be back again, maybe for " date" night!

Thank SharyK27
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I've had exactly 3 dinners here in the past year and a half, all of which were great, but not excellent experiences. It's definitely something different from your typical chain restaurants. They set up a pretty decent atmosphere with a clean dining room, dim lighting,...More

Thank Adesso23
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BigEaterMichael
23 March 2017|
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Response from CherylS2216 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they offer a room for private parties. I am not sure about the separate check for 12 people. You could call they and ask. You will not be disappointed in the food, it is delicious!!!
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Jill F
24 May 2016|
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Response from Bruce O | Reviewed this property |
The mall is about 6 miles or 15 minutes from Truth.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435-7331
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Joliet
  • Phone Number: +1 815-744-5901
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