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Brandy's Fine Food and Cocktails

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1519 Water St, Peru, IL 61354-3562
+1 815-220-1744
16:00 - 00:00
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Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 02:00
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I enjoy the brunch at Brandy's on Sundays but you have to make a reservation by all means. I have tried everything on the brunch menu at least once and have not been disappointed with anything to date. The coffee is excellent, the complimentary huge cinnamon roll they serve before your food comes out is outstanding, but be advised, it... More 

Thank Wally45
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

On the weekends you better have a reservation. Fantastic service. It is one of my goto places in LaSalle-Peru. The pasta dishes are so huge they last me for 3 days. There is always a fresh fish choice. The spinach salad, the duck, and the twice baked sweet potato are all favorites of mine. Then pass on the dessert and... More 

Thank William M
Peru, Illinois
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great drink menu as well as food menu! Enjoyed chocolate covered cherry, 100,000 dollar bar martini , Carmel Apple. Specialty twice baked sweet potatoes. Unique atmosphere. Fair prices.

Thank Funtimes58_11
Rayne, Louisiana
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Brandy's never disappoints! This was a repeat visit, a year apart, and it was absolutely wonderful! This has become an annual visit when we are up north. We had the prime rib and it was perfect. My favorite things are the spinach salad and the sweet potato. The only problem with the sweet potato is that is so ungodly hot!... More 

Thank Carole G
Fishers, Indiana
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137 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Unexpected space along the river in what you'd assume is a typical small town bar. The atmosphere is a touch swanky and our service was fast and friendly. None of us loved our breakfast...except for the complimentary cinnamon rolls that were brought to the table. Those that could eat them, loved them. Keep a few loaves of gluten free bread... More 

Thank Julie C
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome meal! Breakfast burritos and American fries! Would order it every time! Great service, an reasonable prices. Make reservations!

Thank Billybuc
Bloomington, Illinois
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99 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon Brandy's today when we were in town and decided to try their brunch. The place was small and really busy, but the waiters and bartender were attentive and friendly. The portion sizes were huge and the food was delicious! The Bloody Mary's were also really good, and the string cheese on top was a cool addition. Although... More 

Thank Mo C
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The staff is always warm and friendly they've got ice cold beer and a very fine selection of wine and whiskey the food is always top-notch I will go back and I really like this place

Thank Vincent D
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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Good Food, great drinks, fun place! You have a huge variety of martinis and the bloody Mary's are like no other. A must try!

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here many times and i've never had a bad meal. My favorite is the Blue Crab Claws and the Bone-In Filet. No matter what you get you will not go home hungry. Huge portions, especially the pasta dishes. The martinis are fantastic and such a big selection. I recommend the Lemon Basil Martini, not too sweet but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1519 Water St, Peru, IL 61354-3562
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peru
  • Phone Number: +1 815-220-1744

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