11 Hometown Restaurants In Illinois That Will Take You Back In Time

It’s always fun to try a new place, but sometimes you just want to go where everybody knows your name! These hometown favorites are frequented by locals, and everyone seems to have a favorite dish – or even a favorite server. Here are the small town Illinois restaurants where people feel at home:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Do you have a favorite hometown spot? Tell us about it in the comments!

If you want even more small town deliciousness, These 10 Awesome Diners In Illinois Will Make You Feel Right At Home.