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Mark Allen's American Kitchen

1402 Peoria St, Peru, IL 61354-2212
+1 815-220-0642
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“trigger fish” (7 reviews)
“cajun pasta” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (6 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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1402 Peoria St, Peru, IL 61354-2212
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our waitress, Tracy, did a great job. Friendly, presented the specials for the night and helped make our visit a pleasure. The specials were very interesting but we got our favorite, Fish And Chips. Huge portions. I wouldn't bother with the calamari though. Looking forward...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us arrived about 5 pm on a Saturday night. We had read the reviews but didn't know what to expect. To be honest, the exterior is not the standard look for a fine dining restaurant, but we decided to give it a try....More

Thank Kevin A
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Had a great time. Our meal was excellent and so were the drinks. Service also was great and personable.

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We didn't think we would find a good restaurant in Peru, IL, but the hotel clerk at the Hampton said he took his girl to Mark Allen's for special occasions, so we thought we'd give it a try. The restaurant has an eclectic decor, with...More

1  Thank Marybeth R
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We arrived just before 5 pm, a few people were eating but by 530 pm it was packed. The appetizer bread was delicious. Server was Corey and he was spectacular! Food came out just how we asked it to be cooked and there was a...More

1  Thank R9386DVamandam
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Food was excellent and service was too. Not a forkful was left on the plates. Since it was Kentucky Derby day I ordered a mint julep, he said they aren't on the menu but he would probably make it for me. He did and it...More

1  Thank Brookster2014
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We are in town for a couple days and made this our first dinner stop. The portions were very big and quite good.

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Ran into some old friends from the Catholic grade school, which set the stage for a great meal in a pleasant atmosphere.

1  Thank alexhueneburg
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Colleagues at work had recommended this restaurant during the week for dinner and I had an excellent dining experience. My two colleagues had ordered the cheeseburger and lamb chops. I should have ordered the chops personally, but I will return in July and will experience...More

1  Thank EdUrias
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Love the drink menu here. Also the bread. It was a little cold, I think they had the air on. But tried the Mexican Chicken salad for first time. Loved it.

1  Thank Kim K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1402 Peoria St, Peru, IL 61354-2212
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peru
  • Phone Number: +1 815-220-0642
  • E-mail
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