The Riverfront Tavern In Illinois With The Most Breathtaking Views

Editor’s note: Ike’s Riverfront Tavern is no longer in business, but you can enjoy one of these five riverside restaurants along the Illinois River on this amazing good eats road trip instead.

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.

Address: 490 West 1 Street, Dallas City, IL 62330

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