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Lotawata Creek

311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
+1 618-628-7373
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great service atmosphere food excellent had the southern pork chop dinner gravy was fantastic sirloin steak cooked to perfection baked potato was done for the huge size you get money’s worth just right off interstate.

Thank Albert W
Reviewed 4 days ago

This restaurant was recommended to us by the hotel staff at the Comfort Inn in Cahokia, IL, and we were not disappointed. We arrived on a Saturday evening and it was crowded. We had to wait about 45 min. but it was worth it. Theleftovers...More

Thank Ann D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Tilipia dinner was acceptable, not outstanding. I ordered their house salad and one side, chose chili. Wow a large portion unable to finish. It was fine, but lacked bold chili flavor.

Thank TravelJewels45
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff is extremely friendly. The food choices are ridiculous and well worth it. However, the french fries are over the top; you get two potatoes worth of french fries. And, the floor of the restaurant is somewhat greasy; be careful.

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lotawata Creek is a really cool place. By cool I mean cold. The temperature inside must have been in the sixties. I don't get cold. When I'm cold, the temperature needs to be turned up. I only bring this up because comfort is part of...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the pork medallions with mushroom gravy with mashed potatoes and broccoli. Everything was hot and delicious. Portions are large. Service was good. Will re-visit.

Thank 526Grammy48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed just behind the restaurant at a local hotel and this was easily within walking distance. I was quickly greeted and seated upon arrival. My sever was polite and constantly ensured I had every thing I needed, to include the next beer. Price was...More

Thank Outn21
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to go to Lotawata Creek for dinner, even though it gives the impression of a all you can eat (Golden Corral type) restaurant it is actually not. We were seated quickly and our server got our drinks quickly. We ordered...More

Thank LDHtraveler
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Great menu selection and cooked to perfection. Some of the best tasting food I've had. The quantity is rediculous so plan on taking a lot home.

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Went today with my parent's, my dad and I both ordered the bbq pig mac and cheese, my mom ordered the seafood basket, all was excellent. Lotawata Creek is one of my favorite restaurants.

Thank farmgurl1973
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Response from Lowry F | Reviewed this property |
I'm must apology, I'm not sure. I have never heard them sing Happy Birthday to anyone. It's really not a place we go to offend , the portion sizes are just to much.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Fairview Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 618-628-7373
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