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Old Luxemburg Inn

1900 S 15th St, Springfield, IL 62703-3238
+1 217-528-0503
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (14 reviews)
“filet” (23 reviews)
“baked potato” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1900 S 15th St, Springfield, IL 62703-3238
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The Old Luxemburg Inn has been in business since the 1940's. It has had several owners but the place continues to be the same place I dined at in the 1950's. The place has large servings, excellent food and an atomsphere of days gone by....More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Was hoping for family that wanted to go for nostalgic reasons that food would be good. We ordered house wine and also per recommendations by waitress catfish and baked potato with sour cream chive sauce. Needless to say, wine was horrible,catfish was old and fishy,...More

Thank Melissa N
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I always asked myself why anyone would french fry a lobster tail until I went to this place. Given the lobster was terrible before they cooked it it then seemed appropriate to french fry it to try to cover up the poor quality. The prices...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 2 May 2017

When I say surprisingly delicious, I mean for the price of a great steak dinner. On the night I ate at the Old Lux (what the locals call it), the $15.95 filet was discounted a dollar! This restaurant has been around a long time and...More

Thank Debelu
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I've been going here for 40 years. Everything is good. This is a nice, but not elegant restaurant. Basic mid-western comfort food. Definitely try the baked potato with chive cheese sauce. Springfield's horseshoe, steaks, chicken. The whole menu is simply good food.

Thank ILGrammy60
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Consistently good as it always is since my first in '92. Warm, professional and courteous staff. Our waitress Christy is top notch. Ambience is 1970's and that was a cool thing. Ample portions, well prepared. Ribeye was too fatty, is the only negative.

Thank Kevin E
Reviewed 23 March 2017

It does not look like much on the outside, but they have good steak. The interior is dated, but I think that is what is unique about the Lux. They have a good menu selection along with a full bar. The staff is always friendly...More

Thank Hickuba
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We went during what my be called off-hours - I just don't like crowded restaurants. The ambience - nothing jazzy, but friendly. Regular folks offering above average service. Easily recommended this place.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 10 March 2017

First thing is they have no name brand drinks. No Coca cola or Pepsi cola. Asked for milk and waited 20 min to be told no the cook needs it. The waitress had no clue. Every time we asked a question she walked away to...More

Thank earl r
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fab! Great meal. Great prices and great people. Brandy Alexander was over the top! Dennis knows his trade and keeps everyone entertained. All at the bar became friends. Filet was perfect.

Thank Patti W
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James W
28 October 2016|
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Response from arvidshammers | Reviewed this property |
There is security in the parking lot because the surrounding neighborhood is diverse and contains a lot of hard working people. Some people, for no good reason, feel paranoid in a diverse, working -class neighborhood. Also... More
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vimc12151
25 April 2016|
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Response from danh007 | Reviewed this property |
Yes.....and a security officer is parked in the very first parking space during the evening.
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katzz1
9 February 2015|
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Response from Doug M | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 S 15th St, Springfield, IL 62703-3238
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-528-0503
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