This Illinois Restaurant On Stilts Is The Ultimate Waterfront Dining Destination

The best waterfront dining in all the Land of Lincoln can be found in the tiny town of Naples, Illinois along our most magnificent river. Held up high on stilt-like structures, this eatery is still safe when the river rises. Check it out:

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Evandy’s Boatel is open Thursday through Saturday between 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. as well as Sunday between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m., and you can get more details on its website or Facebook page.

Address: 100 Bob Michael Street, Naples, IL, 62665

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