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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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“fries” (62 reviews)
“catfish” (17 reviews)
“bread” (34 reviews)
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311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208-1314
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped by on our way to a concert. Arrived when they first opened and there was a lot of people here already. Service was great and way too much food. The quality was amazing and the atmosphere rocked!! Definitely great food for the price!

Thank Terri P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be prepared to wait.Unless you go when they just open.A wait can usually run at least 45 min.Anything you order really taste good.Country fries steak sandwich actually the size of a plate!!All portions are BIG.The rolls OMG!!Hot and Fluffy with honey butter before the meal...More

Thank Shawn H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving thru the US to our destination base we stopped for the night and went to eat dinner at this restaurant. OMG we were not prepared for whatcame to our table. The waitress told us that everything was huge servings but we’ve heard waitstaff say...More

Thank Eblueangel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A first visit that will definitely not be the last! Started with the stuffed mushrooms that were perfect! The giant mushrooms were well stuffed and the breading was nice and crispy. The dipping sauce went really well with them! We shared the seafood combo of...More

Thank Stacie A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

7 of us celebrating 2 birthdays. Many great choices. Large rolls with honey butter, large side salads and huge portions!! Our choices; Jambalaya, chicken fried chicken, meatloaf and burgers. Everyone had more than enough for another meal going home with them. Prices are reasonable and...More

Thank Monica W
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Great place for lunch with many choices at reasonable prices. The French Dip is especially good as well as the Taco Salad. The portions are ginormous. Quality is always good and some of the best service anywhere I've been

Thank jenk61
Reviewed 23 December 2017

food was excellent and plentiful. Has onion rings and pork chop peace's. Both were enough for a meal by them selves. The only reason I gave it a 4 was there was 12 in our party for some reason they only brought 4 meals at...More

Thank Carl H
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This place always seems busy so we gave it a try. It was busy when we arrived but no wait for a table. Took a bit longer than I like for our server. But she brought our drinks quickly and the wait for food was...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017

I was staying at a local hotel and noticed that the parking lot to this restaurant was always busy. So i decided to try an evening meal on a Tuesday. I went as a party of 3 and we were sat immediately and our server...More

Thank Cflo97
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The portion sizes here are amazing especially for the price. The entrees were average but the sides were fantastic. The baked beans and mac and cheese were excellent. You will not leave hungry and will probably have to take a good deal of it with...More

Thank Ellen K
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13 September 2017|
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3 June 2017|
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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.
Susie M
26 August 2016|
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Response from Lee W | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they accept reservations. It is the same Exit as the Fairview Heights Mall.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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