Eat Every Meal Of The Day At Illinois Machine Shed, A Farmhouse Family Restaurant

There’s a farmhouse family restaurant hiding in Rockford, Illinois that Illinoisans from all around will absolutely adore. Forget about Cracker Barrel when there’s a place like this in our own backyard.

Complete with plenty of seating, a friendly staff, and a charming country market filled with vintage goods, this place is the perfect place for any meal. Check it out:

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The Illinois Machine Shed Restaurant is open Monday through Thursday between 6 a.m. and 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m., and Sunday between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. Get more details on its website or Facebook page.

Address: 7475 East State Street, Rockford, IL, 61108

For more like this, check out these 10 country restaurants in Illinois that are worth a trip from anywhere.

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