Nothing makes a meal more memorable than a stunning view to go with it. There’s a riverfront tavern in Dallas City, Illinois that knows this well, and its outdoor seating provides the best sights of the Mississippi you can find from the Midwest.
Great food and drinks abound at this local watering hole. Check it out:
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Ike’s Riverfront Tavern is open Thursday and Friday between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m., Saturday between 7 a.m. and 8 p.m., and Sunday between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. For more details about this place and its live music nights, follow its Facebook page here.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
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