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MJ's Walnut St Pub & Grill

$$ - $$$American, ,
139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201
+1 815-883-9782
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Hard to be critical since the staff we met were so nice but they were very understaffed, tables dirty, menu advertised items they didn't have, draft beer tasted as if the lines hadn't been cleaned, food prices were on the high side and we waited...More

Thank C P
Reviewed 24 September 2017

On our way from Springfield Ill, (St Louis works also) to Wisconsin Dells, and it's lunch time. Where do we eat? We know nothing about this part of Illinois. Pull out TripAdisor to search for a good eating place. Isn't technology great??!!!?? MJ's shows up...More

1  Thank Jerry B
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick bite on our way home from vacation. We quickly found out we were in a pretty awesome establishment. The waitress was fun. The four of us ordered the MJ Burger, the Horseshoe (pictured), and the Pork Tenderloin. I have never...More

Thank Donna0829
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I did not get the name of our waitress, but she was awesome. She was the only person working out front at the time and things were starting to get busy. She was very pleasant the entire time and worked her butt off. On top...More

Thank scottmpd28
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after 5 hours in the car from St. Louis! Asked the waitress, Tammy, what she suggested....she suggested the Italian...she came back I attempted to order another sandwich...she quickly changed my mind! What a great little spot! Highly recommend !!!

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We wanted a place outside of Starved Rock to stop for lunch and were thrilled to find this local joint. Attentive staff and clean establishment. Tons of variety on the menu and everything is yummy! The pub chips are a must!

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We honestly didn't expect much more than bar food at MJ's. What a pleasant surprise! The stuffed mushrooms were excellent, as were the fish tacos. Staff was very friendly and offered excellent service.

Thank Kim N
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I have loved this place for years. So, when I decided to plan my dad's birthday party, there was only one place to call... MJ's. I called a week in advance and spoke to a bartender. He left a note for Kevin to call me....More

Thank Sankey1918
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Very busy sat at the bar to eat with a blue cheese burger was very good friendly staff very crowded small restaurant so you better get there early or sit and wait

Thank Joan P
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We were on our way through and wanted to watch the packer/bear game, the ppl at the Days Inn sent us there. We sat at the bar and realized there no volume for the game. The bear fans were watching the Cubs game. The football...More

Thank travelerGreenBay_WI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 E Walnut St, Oglesby, IL 61348-1201 (Formerly M J's Walnut St Pub & Grill)
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oglesby
  • Phone Number: +1 815-883-9782
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MJ's Pub & Grill is where you'll have fun while enjoying the home cooked meals, indoors or on the patio. Our full stocked bar to serve you one of MJ's Specialty drinks or martinis. 5 TVs for all your sports plus a big Screen and video gaming so you can win some money while you're here. Our friendly service hours are 7 days a week, 10 am to midnight Sunday thru Thursday, 10 am to 2 am Friday & 10 am to 3 am Saturday. And we have weekend entertainment.
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