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Red Ox

1302 W Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455-1930
+1 309-833-4200
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (24 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
1302 W Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455-1930
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We would like to start out by saying our server Ryan greeted us like most waiters, but the rest was exceptional. He went above and beyond to accommodate us with the best service I have ever received in a long time. He made us feel...More

Thank Archie D
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Some of the food at Red Ox is good - such as the Salad Bar, though that could use an update. The soups are generally salty, cheaply made (flour instead of cream, for example), and sometimes have been cold. The bread is fresh, though, and...More

Thank revajd
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Saturday night dinner two had buffet other two had two for 20 steak and ribs. Buffet had turkey, beef, chicken mac cheese, green beans, salad bar, dessert. It was ok

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My husband and I ate in the downstairs tonight, April 19th, for a private dinner and meeting. The small group of 13 people had their choice of either a steak with shrimp or Mahogany Chicken. I asked the waitress what kind of sauce was on...More

1  Thank ludwick2002
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Current owner is gradually rebuilding the excellent reputation of years past. Weeknights are only about 20% of capacity as I see it. Give it try if you haven't been there in a while.

1  Thank ndo38
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Had the chopped steak was very good as were the sweet potato fries. Salad bar was ok, could be updated with fresher lettuce. Overall good experience

Thank Bsg15
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We were served a fine dinner on a very busy Saturday night. My compliments to the server and the chef for a great meal.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

My group actually rented it out for a breakfast event where it was setup buffet style. Enjoyed the cooked to order omlettes. Was disappointed is the strangeness of them not have no any jelly, even though they had biscuits on the buffet. Wait staff was...More

Thank ChicagoKappa09
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband, son, and I went here in January of 2014 for a late afternoon meal. The interior wasn't what I was expecting and was very dated. Of course, a nice atmosphere is good, but I'm more concerned about the taste of the food, as...More

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Red Ox consistently has good food. The Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday steak & shrimp special is very good and at a good price. The staff is always helpful and courteous.

Thank 1980dani1980
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1302 W Jackson St, Macomb, IL 61455-1930
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Macomb
  • Phone Number: +1 309-833-4200
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