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9th Street Cafe

900 Laurel St, Highland, IL 62249-1503
+1 618-654-2622
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
900 Laurel St, Highland, IL 62249-1503
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

The atmosphere here is great, food is good, they use a local butcher so meat is always top notch. The service has much to be desired and makes me always think twice about eating here. I feel like many of the servers don't like their...More

Thank Kris D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Thanks to all the Travel Advisors that put places like this on the map for travelers like myself. I was looking for a nice Saturday breakfast spot and wow did I find one in the beautiful town of Highland, IL. 9th Street Cafe delivers a...More

Thank ThaiDiver
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Great Food, HUGE Portions! I've never had a bad meal here. Fresh meat supplied by local butcher shop (Korte Meat). Can't get enough of this place.

Thank H4923LWamyh
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We LOVE 9th Street Cafe in Highland, IL. There breakfasts are our very favorite. The owner and the staff are the best around, good food and good service and good coffee go a long way with us and since we live in Highland, but are...More

Thank gstuken
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch. The food was excellent. Be warned, the onion rings are huge! We shared a single order between four people. They are lightly breaded and served with a delicious sauce on the side. The tenderloin was really good. Their fish is...More

Thank Lori T
Reviewed 22 June 2017

From the time you walk in till you leave.........you will love this place! Servers are friendly and quick with the hot food. Food........I have had several different plates and they were all great!! Prices are good..........A true diamond in the rough!

Thank Rose S
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The variety and quality of food available at the 9th Street Cafe make it a great choice if you want to get that hometown feel and meal. The decor is very comfortable and relaxing. The daily specials are generous and the menu has many good...More

Thank D A
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This great little place is almost always busy because the food is great, the service is friendly and the atmosphere is all about hometown. We usually try to get breakfast there, but all meals are delicious. I recommend the meats from the local meat market,...More

Thank SMallrich
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Was in the mood for fish on a friday evening and should have stuck to my guns and gone to the VFW. Very greasy, fell apart, and not cooked long enough. Slaw was like soup and ran into my fries and fish. Husband and I...More

Thank jkritt4
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great for breakfast or lunch. Very busy during lunch. Great service. Sometimes it is loud and hard to hear.

Thank smmartin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Laurel St, Highland, IL 62249-1503
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Highland
  • Phone Number: +1 618-654-2622
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