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Global Gourmet

102 E Jackson St, Carbondale, IL 62901-1501
+1 618-549-0771
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
102 E Jackson St, Carbondale, IL 62901-1501
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Reviewed June 12, 2014

Small portions and high prices. This is what passes for quality in Carbondale. The food what little you get is good though.

Thank hrw97
Reviewed June 8, 2014

This is a cute little place that has a wonderful atmosphere and menu, but the service is REALLY slow. I understand they make everything from scratch and I appreciate that, however, it's obvious the kitchen and the staff can't keep up with the amount of...More

2  Thank Amelia M
Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

This is a small, quaint restaurant but the food is really good. The menu changes weekly so you have to keep up and you most likely need to make reservations. Don't worry about saving room for dessert, the dinner portions are not big. It's a...More

Thank Rachel J
Reviewed May 15, 2014

Very nice atmosphere. Reminded me of some of the new restaurants in Chicago like the Purple Pig. Service was friendly and prompt. Food was fresh and creatively prepared. Everything was delicious. Champagne cocktails were a nice way to celebrate a special occasion. Prices are very...More

Thank Loves_2_Ride
Reviewed May 3, 2014

We like, but do not love, Global Gourmet. The menu rotates and the food is good, though not always consistent. The have a couple of bartenders that are excellent, however. Prices are somewhat high for what you get.

1  Thank Minniapples
Reviewed March 30, 2014

THE FOOD ITSELF WAS VERY GOOD, BUT THIS IS NOT A "FINE" DINING RESTAURANT. IT'S A WATERING HOLE WITH GOOD FOOD. The desserts were excellent as were the entrees. There were six of us and we all ate different food. The waitresses did an adequate...More

1  Thank Ted R
Reviewed March 22, 2014

everytime I have gone here my food was awful. the last time was my birthday and I got a burnt too hell mid rare steak. At least I asked for mid rare. Generally the service is awful.

2  Thank L0ufa
Reviewed March 7, 2014

Global is always a pleasure. Very good app's.. inventive and excellently prepared and presented entrees and, even for a vegetarian, a good selection of specials. Extensive and reasonable wine list, both by glass/bottle, plus cocktails and good beer, and a friendly, casual atmosphere. Always busy,...More

Thank 9directions
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Global Gourmet it the best restaurant in Carbondale. Andrea is a creative chef and all food is prepared from fresh ingredients. The menu changes seasonally so you never get bored if you're a regular customer. The chocolate raspberry truffle cake is to die for. The...More

Thank Rgrtr
Reviewed March 4, 2014

Innovative variety of menu items, changing from day to day, good small plates, good wine list and bar,friendly hub of social interaction of the local community. The place to go for excellent food and local social scene, Owners always present assuring an enjoyable evening.

Thank deckcat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
4:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
4:30 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 E Jackson St, Carbondale, IL 62901-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
  • Phone Number: +1 618-549-0771
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