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Rhythm Kitchen

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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305 SW Water, Peoria, IL 61602
(309) 676 9668
Tue 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My colleagues and I ate here on 1/27/17. The place was slammed, and only one server was taking orders as well as tending bar. She tried really hard, but we waited a long time for our food. It was very good food, and worth the wait. The place has a cool vibe, and I'd most likely go back if I... More 

Thank Jerry B
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Very good food with quite a few unusual choices. Service was a bit slow but we had a large party so that was a factor. Piano at the front of the restaurant was open for customers to play so we had some live music while we waited. No kids menu available but they were happy to let my kids share... More 

Thank GeorgiaFreqtrav
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Rhythm Kitchen has an eclectic vibe and great food options for lunch. Service and food were quick. Caribbean pizza was a great choice. Daily specials listed on the board, definitely recommend.

Thank Kristopher P
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59 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Offbeat and very diverse menu. Interesting Decor. The service is slightly slow, but worth the wait. Prices are slightly higher than you Might expect, but the quality and unique menu are worth it. They usually have live jazz on the weekends. Interesting place to go for a change.

Thank DBLasaine
Orland Park, IL
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

My best friend and I had tickets to Wicked and we saw this place had great reviews so we decided to try it. We had the Carribean Jerk Chicken and the Ahi tuna . Both were out of this world with flavor. Some of the best food I've ever had. For dessert we had the homemade bread pudding with Carmel... More 

Thank sandiev
Warrenville, Illinois
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55 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I had the fruit and Brie platter. Very nice. My son had a burger. The food and jazz music were excellent.

Thank Sarah L
Fort Worth, Texas
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339 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Great place for booze and grub! Atmosphere is as good as the food! Try the Bison Burger...... OUTSTANDING!

Thank Reford B
Mooresville, North Carolina
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A gem on the river in Peoria. Fun artistic environment with a unique menu. The gumbo was amazing! We went with some business partners on a Saturday afternoon so we it was quiet, but that was what we were looking for.

Thank 642Victorious
Peoria, Illinois
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329 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has just, plain, great food. Well executed Crayfish Etoufee was our choice on this visit. Others in our party had everything from meat loaf sandwiches to shrimp creole to burgers and salmon blts. All were pleased. Located in a repurposed riverfront building with regularly scheduled live music, this spot retains its commitment to fresh, flavorful, and creative food.... More 

East Peoria, Illinois
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

LOVE coming here for the excellent bands of varying styles of music that play every Friday and Saturday night with NO COVER CHARGE! The music line-up is listed on their website giving you the opportunity to check out each of the bands in order to get a feel for their music style. Alcohol is plentiful with a full bar and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 SW Water, Peoria, IL 61602
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: (309) 676 9668

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