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Mary's Restaurant

509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
+1 618-942-2742
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good5%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“croissants” (5 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
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American, French, Gluten Free Options
509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Has there ever been a restaurant as charming as Mary's in Herrin, IL? Possibly years ago, there was Justine's in Memphis...now closed. Or The Pink House in Savannah comes to mind, but these types, full of grace with superb food, are becoming entirely too rare...More

Thank cullybuck
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were in Herrin and decided to stop for lunch. It was the highlight of the day. As always the service was excellent and a great compliment to the food. The soup was perfect and the steak cooked exactly to order. Can't...More

Thank Bryan D
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is one of the finest restaurants that my wife and I have been to since I retired. The service was excellent, the portions, generous and well done. The waiter even did some extras at my wife's request without batting an eye. They brought out...More

Thank Edward B
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Mary's Restaurant is always a place to go -- especially for a special event or get-together with family and friends. The food is fabulous, and the waiters/waitresses take very good care of their guests. It is definitely one of the very top restaurants in Southern...More

Thank JJ S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The food and service for a large family gathering of about 70 people was excellent. The room is to the side of the main restaurant, and down a few stairs, and the staff was very attentive. There was plenty of room to gather for cocktails...More

Thank olderenttraveler
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

My dinner here at Mary's well actually I should say my lunch at Mary's was quite average I had made reservations ahead of time and had said that it was my sisters birthday there was nothing said out special for her for the birthday no...More

1  Thank LittleMiss99
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited while celebrating a job promotion. It's the perfect place to celebrate special occasions. The wait staff is very professional and the food is amazing!! I started with a caesar salad that was incredible and my husband had potato leek soup...More

Thank Cynthia E
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The menu is phenomenal as well as the staff that recite it to you. Yea, no physical menu to hold. The staff were so professional, well dressed, considerate, and well spoken. Would highly recommend this location for any special event or occasion.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 14 December 2016

In my opinion there's no better restaurant in southern Illinois. I love Tom's, but I really love Mary's. I am blessed I have been fortunate to eat out at almost every restaurant in Southern Illinois. This goes back to the mid 90s when I did...More

Thank Miles F
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Mary's is in a class all by itself. Nothing else even comes close. My husband had heard about Mary's at work (we travel the country as he is in the medical nursing field) We arrived when the restaurant (which is a turn of the century...More

1  Thank richsgirl0210
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Nearby Attractions
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1.89 km away
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7.15 km away
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7.10 km away
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 509 S Park Ave, Herrin, IL 62948-3811
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Herrin
  • Phone Number: +1 618-942-2742
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One of Southern Illnois' only fine dining restaurants, located in one of Herrin's historic 120 year old homes. Full bar and winelist available.
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