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Sterling Family Restaurant

4513 N Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61615-3818
+1 309-686-4151
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“fast food” (2 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
4513 N Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61615-3818
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is a good place for some good family type food. The owner is Greek so there are some Greek entrees also. Atmosphere is nothing fancy, but it is not a chain restaurant so that is fine. Makes for a homey atmosphere. The food...More

Thank mjb6517
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has to be one of the worst I have ever been to. Awful food. The Wisconsin Cheddar soup was simply Velveeta cheese. How can one go wrong with chicken strips? I don't know but they did it. The chicken was like rubber. I...More

Thank timbuck2m0m
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try this place because it had good reviews online, and we couldn't have been more disappointed. We went for breakfast, and the eggs were the only good thing on my plate. The corned beef hash was straight out of a can and...More

1  Thank William M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My wife & I were looking for a place to eat since we were just passing through. It looks like a nice family style restaurant, but don't be fooled. The one good thing I can say is that the waitress was very good, she was...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

My husband's omelet was missing the cheese inside. Instead of redoing the omelet, they put the cheese on top and put the omelet in the microwave to melt the cheese. the omelet was tough and dry. The toast was cold and hard. The creamer for...More

2  Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Passing through, we were looking for a cheap eat that was not fast food. Oh well. The kids meals were between $5-7. To me, a cheap eat means kids are under $5. I just had a bowl of soup which may have came from a...More

Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My wife and I were looking to grab a quick bite to eat and I'd never ate at Sterling before, so we gave it a whirl. Food was decent and inexpensive. Older crowd. It was ok, but I don't think I'll go back. George Bush...More

Thank Montyd72
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Lunch was excellent. Older building. Great service. Friendly staff. We would definitely stop again. Nice to see the owner greeting customers.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Service a little slow at first, but food came fast and was really good. Butterfly shrimp and walleye were part of the Friday night special, with several more items to choose from for specials.

Thank julesd219
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Like a good breakfast? This is a good place to go. They serve all day and it is usually pretty good. Service is slightly better than average.

Thank DBLasaine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4513 N Sterling Ave, Peoria, IL 61615-3818
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-686-4151
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