10 Countryside Restaurants In Illinois That Are Almost Too Good To Be True

A peaceful drive to the countryside for an excellent meal is somewhat of an Illinois pastime. These 10 remote, down-home eateries make us nostalgic for a simpler time before cell phones were in every hand and coffee shops were on every street.

If it’s good enough to survive out in the middle of nowhere, then you know it has to be one incredible restaurant. Keep scrolling for a peek at some of Illinois’ best cooking and where in the country it can be found.

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If you love going out to the country, check out these 10 images of countryside life in Illinois.

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