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The Fish House

4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
+1 309-691-9358
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (52 reviews)
“prawns” (9 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It had been years since last visit, but our friends picked it. I had the halibut puffs, a little overcooked and a few were dry. Wife had grouper special and it was ok, nothing special and would not measure up at Orange Beach, Al were...More

Thank Will6468
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants The service is top and always willing to go the extra for special service We love the Smith and Hook wine and bottle is priced fair My husband loves the prawn and I try new items when ordering. They always...More

Thank RosiePeoria_Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for our Anniversary--Service was really good! Appetizer o Shrimp was very good. Lobster Bisque was wonderul! I had the Crab Cakes -- very tasty. Hubby had the Sea Bass --he said was fantastic. The potatoes Au-Graten were so very good. They gave...More

Thank Debra K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My dad used to travel for business to Peoria quite often. This was one of his favorite places to take clients or just visit when he was in town. Our daughter is now in her 2nd year at Bradley. He has been telling us to...More

Thank S1124WMstaceyb
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We dined here for our anniversary. Had only read the reviews and they were spot on! Starting off, the service was excellent! Our waiter answered all of our questions and gave great recommendations. My wife had the crab turnovers and I had the onion rings...More

Thank 06BB
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is the place to go for seafood done right. Top quality, fresh and delicious, the service is top notch too. You have to try it, if you live in or around Peoria, I guqrentee you'll be back.

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Rustic decor with excellent fresh fish and seafood. The warm fluffy rolls are addicting, the potatoes au gratin excellent. A bit pricey on some entrees, but the fresh fish is flown in daily and preparation is spot on. Good service.

Thank Queencoco30
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Had a dinner meal with girlfriend, and my brother here. The wait staff was incredible, on time, and very courteous. The food was very good, and I recommend the augratin potatoes. We will be back to this restaurant. Definitely is one of the tops in...More

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The decor may be a bit dated, but that doesn't stop them from serving the best seafood in Peoria. All their food is fabulous but I'd suggest their Char-broiled Halibut. It's been my favorite for over 20 years. Their stuffed mushroom caps are fantastic as...More

Thank Paul Z
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I was already somewhat suspicious when reading the reviews as most of them came from the local community. Again, no disrespect anyone but if you think this is a good fish restaurant you probably haven't traveled far out of Peoria. Firstly the place is certainly...More

Thank Richard B
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14 March 2017|
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Response from DBLasaine | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cheese cake and a few other items.
11 June 2016|
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Response from 139mike139 | Reviewed this property |
Call the Fish House me ask them!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-691-9358
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