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Mama's Arcade Cafe

Pulaski St, Lincoln, IL
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Good home cookin’”
1 week ago
“Good Old Fashioned Breakfast”
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American, Cafe, Diner
Pulaski St, Lincoln, IL
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The decor is nothing special, the menu isn’t fancy but this folksy spot is usually full of locals. Good food, low prices, clean and the usually knowypur name. We all love it

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there with a large family group and the service, and food was excellent. The portions are large and taste great. This is a local's restaurant.

1  Thank Gar W
Reviewed 16 March 2018

My family and I really enjoy Mama's Arcade Café! If you are not from town it truly is a hidden treasure and you HAVE to try it! I really love everything on their menu, we eat there at least twice a month. The cheeseburgers are...More

Thank Cyralynn
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Yeah this place is a little hole in the wall with some seriously good food and service! The employees are very kind and they really hustle.

Thank joseph s
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in this restaurant for breakfast. The service was very good. Only thing I’d change is come back and refill coffee more often. Breakfast was great home style cooking. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank ice1955
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My eggs and hash browns were cooked perfectly and I'm very picky! Very friendly staff. You have to get a cinnamon roll, divine! Lunch is also good, just an all around great hometown diner.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Located downtown on the old square. The place has been around since I was a kid. Great breakfast and lunch meals. Very friendly staff. Prices are reasonable. Use a ramp at a corner if you are wheelchair bound. Look out the windows and you see...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I have only eaten here for breakfast.Even the oatmeal is good.I think I have eaten every item on the breakfast menu.The pancakes are dinner plate size.You can't go wrong here.Fast friendly service.

Thank Jeff M
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I met a friend for breakfast. I've been to Mama's many times and today was just as good. The food was great and the service was excellent. My bacon and eggs were done just as I like them.

Thank Jim_Cox1946
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Best place for breakfast in Lincoln, IL. I have been coming here since I was a child. I have never been disappointed in any of the food I have ordered. My favorite is 2 eggs medium, with American fries, sausage (best I have ever had,...More

1  Thank Bonnie R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pulaski St, Lincoln, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lincoln
The best little place for breakfast in Lincoln, IL.
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