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Black Ram - CLOSED

1401 30th St, Rock Island, IL
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good13%
  • Average27%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible20%
16 Sep 2014
“Average food, nice atmosphere, but a little pricey”
27 Jul 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
1401 30th St, Rock Island, IL
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Reviewed 16 September 2014

The Black Ram had a wonderful atmosphere, but the food was just average and for the quality, it was pricey. Might be a nice place to go for a sandwich and a couple of drinks, but really not the quality I had expected. The bathrooms...More

1  Thank amy p
Reviewed 28 July 2014

My wife and I had been to a couple of their wine pairing dinners but had never been there for a normal dinner. We were looking for a place to eat with some out-of-town friends, who were looking for a place with a good bottle...More

2  Thank John C
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Very tough steak that was $25, house salad was lettuce and 2 small pieces of tomato, for a $45 average per plate that night I was extremely disappointed. To top it all off our waiter, young tall inexperienced waiter had said he had forgotten about...More

2  Thank George J
Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

We had our 40 person reception with a DJ & 9x13 dance floor, at the Black Ram in their private dining area. They were very accommodating with our needs and wants. The service was spectacular the day of. We had many compliments on the portion...More

Thank mrsa14
Reviewed 17 March 2014 via mobile

Had dinner with friends and family last night. The waiter had no sense of humor and stood around doing nothing when we needed things. He also brought my friend the wrong kind of wine and when she tasted it and sent it back they charged...More

2  Thank Massagemamaof3
Reviewed 2 November 2013

The owner of this joint towed my car from the back of his entirely empty lot after a two hour visit to an adjacent establishment. He was both gleeful and rude about it--he could have nicely asked me to move instead. A good businessperson should...More

1  Thank RICustomer
Reviewed 10 October 2013

it is a nice place. I was there last for lunch on a Saturday and food was ok and it was a little on the expensive side but the service was terrible, food took a long time to come out and waitress was not very...More

1  Thank Phyll W
Reviewed 18 July 2013

Food and service not good at all. Took two times to get my steak cooked the way I wanted. Poor quality of meat.

Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 13 June 2013

We went to the Black Ram last week with 4 friends. It has great potential, but a lot to improve on. Their sommelier is wonderful. He steered us toward a wonderful bottle of wine that we really enjoyed. The service was very sub par. They...More

1  Thank Karen U
Reviewed 6 June 2013

We thought we would give the Black Ram a try for my birthday because of the comments from a friend and the reviews from our local news paper. What a mistake! I ordered the Lasagna it was tasteless, It was way over priced for a...More

2  Thank aaojk60
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Restaurant Details

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 - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 30th St, Rock Island, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rock Island
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