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Gabby Goat American Pub & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
303 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3616
+1 217-342-4628
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“goat” (30 reviews)
“burger” (63 reviews)
“rangoon” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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LOCATION
303 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3616
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped in this town for the night and wanted something different. It is bar food but far from ordinary everything thing is made in house. We got stake tips and rangoons for the apps and were awesome. The burger was just as good and...More

Thank jake2924
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We knew we’d be staying in Effingham on the last night of our trip home from Florida, so I checked Trip Advisor for a good restaurant for dinner. The reviews for Gabby Goat were all positive and interesting, so we tried it, and are so...More

2  Thank Kathi S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Based on good Trip Advisor reviews we stopped here. It was restaurant/ pub #1 in Effingham and I can see why. The food was excellent! I got the appetizer steak bites for my meal that were marinated and came with horseradish ranch type dipping sauce...More

Thank DebbieK43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice friendly atmosphere with great apps. I love just ordering apps a lot and I have to say the Effin Steak Bites, Crab Rangoon, Queso Fries are to die for. If you are ever in Effingham, IL this is a great place to have a...More

Thank Harvardboy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a late supper here one night. It was delicious! There is a variety of things to choose from on the menu also. We will be back to eat again.

Thank miss1397
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped at the Gabby Goat while passing through Effingham - it was awesome! You won't be disappointed.

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing by on our way home and searched for a local restaurant. There were good reviews, so we stopped. We were not disappointed. Our drinks were refilled quickly and our waitress recommended the chicken fajita nachoes- they were fantastic! We would eat there...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently visited The Gabby Goat for the first time. We were visiting family members who were staying at Lake Sara. The menu offered some unique and interesting selections, as well great standard expected choices. I ordered Baby Back Ribs (the Thursday...More

Thank Dar131
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Good place for local pub food. Most everything on menu is good. Seating is available near the bar or in an attached separate room. Plenty of TV's in both areas to catch up on sporting events. A nice place to catch a quick bite. Also,...More

2  Thank Fred B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We left Springfield on our motorcycles to have lunch here. It was worth the ride. The food was excellent, the service was top shelf and the place was great.

1  Thank Steven N
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Ahlfieldfam
26 November 2017|
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Response from pam p | Reviewed this property |
I would say no. maybe if you have a large group of people, otherwise I've never had trouble getting a table.
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ROBERT F
6 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 22
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 E Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-3616
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-342-4628
  • E-mail
Description
As a premier Pub & Grill we serve the best in gourmet burgers, fries,sandwiches, nachos, wraps, craft beers, beer, wine, martinis & cocktails, along with weekday lunch specials and nightly dinner specials. We are located in the old bus station so our exterior is very unique, however inside you will find state of the art Tv's, sound system and Vegas style comfortable seating.
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