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Bennie's Italian Foods

309 N Market St, Marion, IL 62959-2301
+1 618-997-6736
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good21%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“tamales” (10 reviews)
“lettuce salad” (6 reviews)
“pasta” (12 reviews)
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309 N Market St, Marion, IL 62959-2301
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff was very accommodating for our group of 7. Food was delicious. We had toasted ravioli and a lightly fried manicotti as an appetizer; was very good. There's a small salad they serve with an italian house dressing that folks swear by; very garlicky and...More

Thank LindaInEvanston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have gone here for years and will return but the food is just ok and not something that draws us back.I used to love the garlic dressing on their combination salad but it has tasted differently the last several times and not as good.I...More

Thank lacruser
Reviewed July 9, 2018

We eat at Bennie's frequently and the food is always delicious. The service if very good and it is a nice atmosphere. Very family friendly. We enjoy the baked spaghetti and I would recommend it highly. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank Ed B
Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

When I first arrived at the restaurant I walked in and the place was beautiful! That was probably the only good thing about it.. The food tasted VERY plain.. I ordered the steak and was SO disappointed.. it came with veggies and they had no...More

2  Thank Hannah B
Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Me and the wife visited Bennies, met up with some long time friends last night. The atmosphere was quiet and enjoyable. We ordered our food and the wait wasn’t bad. My wife’s food was cold and she sent it back. The waiter was very friendly...More

Thank danieldstephenson
Reviewed December 22, 2017

We had Bennie's cater our before Christmas lunch today. We had lasagna and bowtie pasta with Alfredo and garlic bread. We also had a salad, not just any salad but a Bennies salad. And believe it or not without us asking they included dessert. Our...More

Thank Steve F
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

I took my mother here for lunch. This is a very nice Italian restaurant in Marion Illinois. Practically everything on the menu is a hit! I love baked lasagna and chili Mac. The cheesy bread is wonderful! You must try the garlic salad too. You...More

Thank Kingcrabb65
Reviewed September 24, 2017

This used to be the best place around to get a great Italian beef sandwich. Not anymore! Dry with little flavor. What a disappointment!

1  Thank renahurst
Reviewed September 6, 2017

My wife and I always stop in Bennie's Italian Foods near the square in Marion, Illinois every time we get a chance! It is a local, hometown business, they have great Italian and American Foods, and the service is awesome! If you like garlic, pasta,...More

Thank Joe F
Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

I have always enjoyed going to Bennie's and last night was no exception. Love the lettuce salad with the Bennie's dressing and the bread with olive oil. The server, I believe his name was Ryan, was very good. He was very attentive and did a...More

Thank Kim J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 N Market St, Marion, IL 62959-2301
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Marion
  • Phone Number: +1 618-997-6736
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