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Beltline Cafe

Cafe, Diner
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325 W South St, Freeport, IL 61032-6831
+1 815-232-5512
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Waited a very long time...there was poor service, bad coffee, and flavorless food. My mother-in-law had cold French toast (as if it was kept in the refrigerator), my husband's pancakes were tasteless, my omelet was rubbery and tasted bad.

Thank Kate H
Freeport, Illinois
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Only open for breakfast & lunch. Chairs aren't the most comfortable I've sat in. Great choice of eggs selections, go with their sausage in stead of the bacon.

Thank freeportclaims
Freeport, Illinois
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

The menu is typical family restaurant fare. I had a BLT on one visit, eggs & hash browns the other. The very low prices are what sets them apart. Service is good, the servers are quite friendly and try their best.

Thank Barbara V
Freeport, Illinois
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

great place to eat - family friendly - nice parking lot - easy to find. they are only open until 2pm. food is fantastic

Thank sharronv664
Freeport IL
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86 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Great place for breakfast or lunch. Clean and friendly staff. Good food at reasonable prices. Homemade pie and salad bar for lunch.

Thank Pretzelcity
Freeport, Illinois
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

When our family gets together for breakfast. Beltline Cafe is first on our list. The staff is friendly and the atmosphere is peaceful. The food is good and the price is right

Thank laurie c
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

Freeport offers lots of diner options like this. Good breakfast food and pies. I have had dinner/lunch here a few times have thought the food was average. Prices are fair.

Thank foodlovers316
Freeport, Il
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

They know me but serve me anyway, great people! Menu simple but wholesome and fairly priced. Servers treat you like family out of sincerity, not duty.

Thank mbtcltd
Mountain Home, Arkansas
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2014

This place has been there almost 25 years. Always been a great place for a super piece of pie and a good cup of coffee. The food is a bit above average, and the place is clean. Service was good, and they seem to keep wait staff.

1 Thank BilB36
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

I had the misfortune of eating lunch at this joint. I ordered a chicken salad sandwich. The chicken salad was completely unimpressive - no taste. I asked for lettuce on my sandwich. I was charged $ .10 for one wilted piece of lettuce. Never again!

1 Thank OriginalBarracuda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 325 W South St, Freeport, IL 61032-6831
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 815-232-5512

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