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Burger Barge

) #3 of 82 Restaurants in East Peoria $, American, Bar
1401 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2176
+1 309-694-9191
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar
1401 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2176
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ok, truth... The menu is a list of what can I do to offend my cardiologist. But oh the flavor is good, the crowd big and the wait a little long. Everything is good, and large enough portion to share. The building ooks dumpy, but...More

1  Thank LindaINjeffrsnvlle
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a fun place even though at first you wonder where the drive is taking you. They easily accommodated a large group and the food was great and the drinks super fun. Nice spot to catch some local vibe.

1  Thank BlondeValor
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this new place on trip advisor. Excellent choice. Staff super friendly and the burgers were something else. Another hole in the wall local establishment with lots of personality. Nothing fancy but burgers are good and I think jimmy buffet might thoroughly enjoy this place....More

Thank jackieoboyle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is delicious. It's a little bit of a dive but it has good food and a good atmosphere

1  Thank bskehbxjs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a little concerned when we pulled into the parking lot, but decided to give it a try due to the good reviews. I should have gone with my first impression. The food was greasy and over cooked. No wonder it's served on cafeteria trays....More

1  Thank Tony M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is amazing. The atmosphere and open dining make you feel like you are in the tropics or Florida. It is amazing. The food was delicious and we will be back!

1  Thank chrisjX2046PC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We usually visit the burger barge anytime we are in the area! This visit we had a large group in the back room and the waitress we had was great! She kept our drinks coming and food came out fast! Great visit! Can't wait to...More

1  Thank Jen M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Burger Barge is known for massive burgers and sides which can be great or can be lackluster, depending on how busy they are. On a busy night expect to wait an hour for food that arrives at room temperature. If you are there during...More

1  Thank AandE_G
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

The aesthetics leave a bit to be desired, but if you can look past that, this place is a gem. Excellent food, huge portions! Don't let the look scare you off!

1  Thank annetm1979
Reviewed 13 April 2017

they have really great food,enjoy going there. the atmosphere is great, I really like going to the Burger Barge !!!

1  Thank Randy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-2176
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  East Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-694-9191
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