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Hen House Restaurant

1250 E Chain of Rocks Rd, Mitchell, IL 62040-2858
+1 618-931-5210
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (5 reviews)
“home cooked” (3 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
1250 E Chain of Rocks Rd, Mitchell, IL 62040-2858
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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

I’ve driven by the Hen House about a million times, but this was the first time I’ve ever ate there on 2/13/18. Had the Western omelet which came with a generous portion of hash browns and buttered toast. Food was delicious and our waitress was...More

Thank Scraggsy123
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on a whim and our breakfast was like home cooked. The prices were really reasonable as well as the portion sizes. We would definitely stop back in.

Thank MsQTBaTootie
Reviewed 5 November 2017

eat here often at least twice a month, very good service, food reasonable priced and good all home cooked and served with a smile

Thank Marian D
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We've passed this place many times and today we had some extra time so we gave them a try. There is parking for 4 or 5 semis next to the restaurant, so we pulled on in. I wanted to try the fried chicken and, noting...More

Thank OldHandatThis
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Food was very good and service was on point. My family got their food the way they ordered it and the kids loved it

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Inexpensive, tasty hot food. We stopped for breakfast and they had a nice selection. My egg sandwich hit the spot. Unfortunately I love coffee and while the refills were free, the cups were so small they were empty in two glugs. I'd go back for...More

Thank GreenBayAnthony
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My wife and I were staying a nearby hotel for the evening on our way to MI and discovered this restaurant. Its a homey kind of place where it appears the locals go to eat dinner, drink coffee and spend time visiting with one another....More

Thank Justtwobeachbums
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday, and almost every table filled. The morning we visited, they were short staffed a waitress, so the girls working the dining area were overloaded, but we weren't in a rush so it didn't bother us to wait a little longer for...More

Thank queendork76
Reviewed 11 October 2016

My husband and I are driving Route 66 Westbound. We came upon this place for brunch yesterday and loved it. The food is good, the service is good and the ambiance is so good----local people and we loved it! Definitely worth your visit. The pancakes...More

Thank tootski
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The food was great. The waitress was very attentive. Made sure coffee never got empty. The pancakes with fried apples was amazing.

Thank Sonja B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1250 E Chain of Rocks Rd, Mitchell, IL 62040-2858
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mitchell
  • Phone Number: +1 618-931-5210
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