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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery

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1850 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-1323
+1 309-344-5498
06:00 - 00:00
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Galesburg, Illinois
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

When I moved to town, I was single. I had been looking for a girlfriend, I had reached out to several single ladies, but no connection or chemistry between us. One Saturday in October of 2008, I agreed to meet her at Perkin's, her suggestion. We talked for over two hours, had many cups of coffee........... We go there at... More 

1 Thank jetski502
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Perkins has breakfast lunch and dinner. It has great muffins and Chuck is always friendly. I don't like paying the high cost for hot tea or coffee. It's a family type of restaurant. Sometimes you can get your order in a reasonable amount of time and the next time it takes forever. Even when there isn't a lot of people... More 

Thank Ellen A
Bainbridge Is WA
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70 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Mom and I enjoy the reasonably priced senior breakfasts. Upscale from fast food. Sunny atmosphere. Great pies for purchase. One evening per week, diners receive free pieces of pie. Clean. Excellent staff.

Thank Tmac7303
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is a typical chain restaurant, but one that seems to have consistently good quality food. This one was no exception. We had a good dinner at a reasonable price.

Thank Donald B
Columbia, TN
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family and I from Tennessee met our wonderful Aunt for breakfast. The food was amazing and there was plenty of it!!!!!!! Server was very professional.

Thank Terrence B
Avon, Illinois, United States
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58 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I have never been to a Perkins restaurant that has good service. They always have good eats though. Right now my favorite is the bbq pork breakfast burrito. So amazing and filling!

Thank Terra F
Georgetown, Kentucky
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

I was there at breakfast on a Sunday morning. This was during the Railroad Days weekend so it is possible they are not usually as busy. There seemed to be a number of employees but service and food was slow. My waitress asked if I wanted more to drink but never brought it. I had to ask about my bill... More 

Thank S H
Galena, Illinois
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99 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We went to Perkins for a late lunch, what a disappointment. The ladies had duo combs meals, the salads were warm and nothing special but they each really liked their BLTs. I had a salad with crunchy chicken and honey mustard dressing. My salad was very warm and the chicken was bland. One might ask, "Why didn't you send the... More 

Thank Wandering_Scholar_J
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119 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

This is a restaurant that serves good ol' American food and pies. The service was great. Although the food was average it was not a disappointment.

Thank yokohamamama
Altona, Illinois
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130 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I don't think that i've ever had a bad meal at Perkins. You can get breakfast all day. Big portions on your meals. If you go away hungry, then you've got a problem. We go a couple of times a year.

Thank Derrick A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1850 N Henderson St, Galesburg, IL 61401-1323
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Galesburg
  • Phone Number: +1 309-344-5498

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