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Route 20 Bar

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
2051 N Ayp Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-8802
+1 815-233-0560
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“cheeseburger” (4 reviews)
“prime rib” (5 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2051 N Ayp Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-8802
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Cant rate the food because we never had any. We were appalled that the people who were seated after us got their meal and we were still sitting! We even inquired about our meals and we still didn't receive them! terrible experience!!

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 26 October 2017

It's too bad... It is a nice place, and they have GREAT nightly specials. But unfortunately, they are WAY too inconsistent. Latest example.... They have a great streak special on Thursday nights. I usually like my steaks medium-well. But I have learned to order them...More

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This used to be my favorite place to eat at. Every year I would get a big group together for my birthday, but it seems it has changed and not for the better. The service seems to get worse each time I eat here. Sometimes...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here during our cross country trip on Sunday evening because the parking lot was full. Always a good sign. Route 20 in Freeport is a homey, come as you are resturant. The all you can eat broasted chicken special was delicious. They have a...More

Thank Suziexoxo1
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have had Prime Rib here and Rib Eye and Fish Fry,Smothered Chicken and Burgers...all have been Great and prepared the way we asked.Soup or Salad with your entrees. The Bar room has seating with High Tops and regular tables. There is also a room...More

Thank WeAreGoneAgain
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Casual place that everyone love going to eat. We went on Friday evening at 5:00pm. By the time we were leaving the tables and parking lot full. Friday specials with fish and Friday and Saturday specials with BBQ ribs- I had this- very good. Thick...More

Thank PattyC54
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I've been driving by here for years and decided to stop in. It's clean, has friendly staff and food. They have daily specials that are down right cheap and good. I had Cheeseburger for $1.99 yes $1.99 add fries for buck. All good and great...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Asked another couple to pick a place, and we would go for supper. The food was okay, as it was bar food. Things that were breaded, were breaded. I tried the baked cod, and it was okay. Have had better. The wait staff is very...More

1  Thank BilB36
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Great steak on Thursday night. We eat here at least once a week. Food is always good , and service is excellent.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Thursdays great special on Steak dinner. Can't be beat don't know how they do it financially. Friendly service family atmosphere convenient location

Thank Brian L
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Judi H
3 February 2017|
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Response from Brian E | Reviewed this property |
Probably not on purpose.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2051 N Ayp Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-8802
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Freeport
  • Phone Number: +1 815-233-0560
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