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Steak 'n Shake

7561 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2715
+1 815-395-9250
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fries” (14 reviews)
“burgers” (11 reviews)
“steak” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
7561 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2715
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The late film critic of the Chicago Sun times, Roger Ebert, shared two things in common with me. Both of us spent much of our career in broadcasting and both of us think very highly of Steak N Shake. The chain was founded in 1934...More

Thank anchorman_61826
Reviewed 6 days ago

Although this is a chain, it's a small, local one, and the food was very good. Varied menu, well-cooked food, excellent service, inexpensive prices. O.K., you probably wouldn't want this every day, but its fries are streets ahead of the Golden Arches' - and it's...More

Thank Linda G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Love their salads, vegetable soup, burgers and shakes. It's a busy place, but the staff is great! The prices are really reasonable.

Thank jzwilder
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Unless you have kids who crave eating garbage stay away. Food is inexpensive but that doesn't make up for the tasteless stuff that we were served. Shakes were OK. burgers not good. Fries lifeless. Chili on top of spaghetti tasteless. I will not eat at...More

Thank ruffian710
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We stopped here after filling up with gas. Thought we should fill up with food. My wife got the guac burger but they had just run out of it. Instead they used sliced avocado. Almost as good. I had the prime burger. Lots of meat....More

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

5 of us were here (me, 16, 13, 12 and 5 year old) at 3 in the afternoon on a Sunday. Thought we would be in and out since that timeframe was between lunch and dinner. Wrong. We were seated, took almost 10 minutes to...More

Thank 6-of-us-were-there
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Plenty of food selections for all, our server was very helpful and the location was perfect, right around the corner to our our hotel!

Thank Trina H
Reviewed 14 June 2017

On a recent two-day visit to Rockford, my wife and I decided to have every meal at a different casual dining or fast-food restaurant. How about a double steakburger for breakfast at the Steak 'n Shake at 7561 East State Street? Yes, a double steakburger...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Very good atmosphere a through back to the 50ts dinner food the old red boths and chaired tables good staff a hello at the door and a how our you a good menu Hamburgs,hotdogs,soup,breakfast items so much to pick from and don't forget all home...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Extended family visit. Took over a half an hour to get seated. After the food came out they did not bring order for one of my nephews and turns out they were out of it and had the nerve to charge me. Drinks rarely filled....More

Thank dougf74
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7561 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2715
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-395-9250
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Steak ‘n Shake is a classic American brand famous for the Original Steakburger™ and hand-dipped Milk Shakes. Stop in today for breakfast, lunch, dinner or late night. Dine in, drive thru or carryout.
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