We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


$$ - $$$American, ,
1770 E Pershing Rd, Decatur, IL 62526-2812
+1 217-875-7706
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (4 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1770 E Pershing Rd, Decatur, IL 62526-2812
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (50)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived the place was packed. Always a good sign! I was by myself, so I sat at the bar. I was quickly waited on and the food came out quickly also. I had the tenderloin with fries. The tenderloin was good, but was...More

Thank N9626BFdavec
Reviewed September 10, 2018

Used TripAdvisor to select this family-run restaurant on our first stay over in Decatur. Nice wood interior, cozy feeling with big patio off back. Many selections of fresh made hamburgers which my wife and I both had that were delicious. Large selection of entrees; the...More

1  Thank Dan S
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to eat & the service is fantastic! Chicken Portobello is by far the best I've ever had. We visit this restaurant at least twice a month or more.

1  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed December 1, 2017 via mobile

My hubby and I stopped on our way to Springfield for an early dinner. We shared a horseshoe made with a half pound burger! The burger itself had a wonderful flavor. The French fries were hand cut and the cheese sauce was abundant and yummy....More

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Buffet was amazing!! Think it's Sunday only and closes at 2 pm. YUM!! Evan had Chef who made omlettes and had roast beef au jus. Family had burgers and said they were good too. The chili had chunks of tomato and ingredients struck me as...More

Thank Angel F
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Love this place. Best burgers in Decatur. Wonderful lunch buffet on Sundays. Staff is friendly and prices are reasonable. Everything from burgers, pasta, steaks, many options!

1  Thank Donald S
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

I'm a pilot, rely on TA for a lot of places I eat, decided to given Benny's a try and glad I did! It doesn't look like much when you pull in, but the inside is clean and friendly, and bacon cheeseburger was even better!...More

Thank Perry312
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Traveling home from Chicago to St. Louis and looking for dinner on a Tuesday night at 7 pm. Got off the highway in Decatur and starting looking and found nothing on the main streets but fast food establishments. By chance turned up Pershing and saw...More

1  Thank Chefken69
Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

It was just a Saturday lunch. I had the Benny burger, it was very good. The girl friend had the veggie burger, she said it was excellent. The wait staff was very punctual, and kind. we will be back.

1  Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

We arrived on a Saturday evening with friends without a reservation. Sat at the bar, but oh my! One bartender in the attractive restaurant and I felt sorry for her! The bar stools were filling up with patrons and she couldn't keep up on the...More

Thank Stephanie F
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 hotels in Decatur
Country Hearth Inn
15 reviews
1.97 km away
Decatur Inn
18 reviews
1.98 km away
Baymont by Wyndham Decatur
338 reviews
3.90 km away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Decatur
6 reviews
4.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
25 reviews
.13 km away
Garden Family Restaurant
23 reviews
1.38 km away
Krekel's Kustard North
7 reviews
1.37 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hickory Point Mall
30 reviews
5.01 km away
Scovill Zoo
142 reviews
6.25 km away
Carmike Cinemas
6 reviews
5.31 km away
Children's Museum of Illinois
65 reviews
5.79 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Wendy B
June 3, 2017|
Response from Roy L | Reviewed this property |
They have a great Sunday brunch. Not sure about Saturday, but I believe not.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1770 E Pershing Rd, Decatur, IL 62526-2812
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: +1 217-875-7706
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing