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Mud Puddle Brick Oven Pizza & Brew Pub - CLOSED

222 Meadows Ave, East Peoria, IL 61611
+1 309-699-4287
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible25%
12 Nov 2015
“It's okay”
27 Jul 2015
“A Different Pizza For the Area”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Pizza, Italian, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
222 Meadows Ave, East Peoria, IL 61611
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Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

It's a quiet place other than the band practice that goes on there. The pizza is always good. The root beer that is homemade is a little bland.

Thank cllnsn2009
Reviewed 27 July 2015

We finally decided to try Mud Puddle Pizza after driving by for several years. We checked them out on line and saw mixed reviews, but decided that it was worth the chance. The people on the phone were very friendly and we ordered a hand...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Pizza is out of this world! Micro brew beer! Quirky decor.. love it. Loved the menu options for pizza. Lots of wild game. .yummy. The owner is delightful! The mushrooms are great. What a great little gem on east peoria:-)

2  Thank kimberly S
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We tried this place and didn't care for it. I like the authentic brick oven but didn't care for the pizza or the interior of the restaurant.

2  Thank KEVIN T
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We went with our five year old daughter. After sitting for about 30 minutes the waitress brought us over some bread and told us that our pizza and wings (which should have been an appetizer) were going to be another 30 minutes at least because...More

5  Thank Nicole-Jimmy H
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The son of a friend, Seth, invited us to hear him play the piano and sing. He is so very talented! We ordered two great pizzas and the local brewed rootbeer and ale. We were impressed. I would like to go back for a pasta...More

1  Thank kmgIL
Reviewed 30 December 2013

Decided to stop in here because Burger barge was packed,about 2 blocks away. There were about 6 people there when we arrived on a Sat evening.The "Hostess" gave us a menu and said sit where we want.This restaurant kind of reminds me of eating in...More

2  Thank rather-be-camping911
Reviewed 6 December 2013

We went here on a Friday night based on a review by the local paper. We walked in and were seated fairly quickly, but it went downhill from there. We ordered root beer because it was made in house. I like root beer and I'm...More

5  Thank travelwithmydear
Reviewed 6 October 2013

Hubby and I decided to try Mud Puddle on a recent Friday evening. We love pizza and live music, so this place seemed appropriate. The joint needs some sprucing up. Very dark (we needed phone app flashlight to read the menu, which, by the way...More

4  Thank Laurieuhoo
Reviewed 4 October 2013

We visited Mud Puddles on Friday, October 4, 2013 by the recommendation of a coworker. We both love pizza and were anxious to try brick oven pizza. It took 5 minutes for someone to acknowledge us at the door, 15 minutes to get waited on...More

2  Thank U2950XHjenniferb
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Meadows Ave, East Peoria, IL 61611
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  East Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-699-4287
Meadows Avenue,aka: Route 150: Lies east and west between East Peoria and Morton. From East Peoria, Washington Road offers two accesses.The FIRST: If leaving the downtown area (Main St. behind)on Washington Road: Turn right onto Veterans Drive;at second stop sign, turn right onto Meadows Ave. VETERANS DRIVE LIES PERPENDICULAR TO MEADOWS AVENUE The SECOND: Leaving Main Street(with Camp Street behind)and onto Washington Road: Turn right onto Meadows Ave. driving over a short overpass (East) On the Right hand side, pass a business, three houses, then Mud Puddle Pizza ~ LOOK for the roadside kiosk with flashing yellow arrow. There is also a lit sign on the building itself: MUD PUDDLE PIZZA
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