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Jonah's Seafood House

2601 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-1747
+1 309-694-0946
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (41 reviews)
“jambalaya” (14 reviews)
“fresh fish” (8 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2601 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-1747
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A stone throw from the Paradice Riverboat Casino on the East Peoria, Illinois Riverfront, Jonah's specializes in a variety of sea food offerings to please everyone. A varied menu will give you other offerings if you prefer a great steak, but Jonah's is noted for...More

Thank gbeltz325
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Never again. I had rubber lobster and a horrible waiter. He left all of our dishes piled on our tiny little table. The food was expensive and we were all still hungry when we left.

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Why weird: there are four of us and the food came out in three separate servings making it very awkward for those who got there food minutes before anyone else. Food was just OK but the place made it awkward to carry on a conversation....More

Thank Mercant700
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate at Jonah's on August 5. There were 4 people in the party. The service was excellent. I had coconut shrimp, salad and baked potato. There were only 6 shrimp but they were huge and very tasty, the salad was exceptional and the baked potato...More

Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely one of my favorite sea food restaurants. Great for dinner, lunch, drinks, everything. I've visited on several occasions from birthdays to parties to just meeting for a bite to eat with old friends and have loved everything every time. My favorite is to get...More

Thank 180katlynm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good selection in Oyster bar for lunch. Crab cake sandwich Oyster plate, shrimp quesadillas I personally like the clam chowder

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been eating here for years - off and on - mainly because one time the meal is great, next time the meal isn't. The last time, several months ago, wasn't so good, so we tried it again; especially since I saw they 'featured' wahoo...More

Thank caugh1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came with about 11 of us and they sat us right away. Great view from the room we were in. The service was great as was the food. We stayed there until the place closed down and they weren't in a hurry to get...More

Thank riderlady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for our Anniversary dinner. Nothing special about this place at all, however our waiter was very nice! My husband had the lobster and crab legs, the crab legs were the size of celery sticks. The lobster was bland and the dipping butter was cold....More

Thank dajohn
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

The oysters, tuna were fresh and well prepared. Sitting the Oyster bar I received very good service and felt right at home.

Thank Andrew J
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Judy K
24 July 2017|
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Response from 123qwe | Reviewed this property |
M-F 11:00am- 9:00pm & Sat. 4-10:00pm
Brenda S
3 November 2016|
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Response from Donna B | Reviewed this property |
They have a variety, depends on the diner's tastes I think. I've had 3-4 different entrees, all good. Check with server or management.
don m
20 February 2016|
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Response from Marilyn R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. I am a New Englander so went for freshwater entree only, though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2601 N Main St, East Peoria, IL 61611-1747
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  East Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-694-0946
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