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Ernie's

613 Derby St, Pekin, IL 61554-5712
+1 309-353-8109
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Overview
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
12 Jul 2017
“Greasy spoon”
10 Jul 2017
“Breakfast all day”
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American, Diner
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LOCATION
613 Derby St, Pekin, IL 61554-5712
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a favorite of my daughters and her grandma's. ..it's exactly what you'd expect. Not my first choice but it's pretty okay.

Thank Autumnd7
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went to Ernies for breakfast but I have also had lunch there. The breakfast skillet and the tenderloin sandwiches are the best! Very friendly staff and great prices.

Thank Tracy1215
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for the Wednesday night chicken dinner. 3piece with 2 sides very good as was the service

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Brought my kids and mom it has great food good prices and fast service my coffee stayed full. My kids even got cookies free when we left!!

Thank messyjessy1460
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Pros: waitress was seasoned and nice. Price was so so Cons: food. Nasty, dirty prep area. Little following of sanitation principles. Bland everything. Embodiment of a greasy spoon. Awful experience.

Thank DrivingKate
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for breakfast. The staff is slow on waiting on you and they weren't busy unless you count them visiting with the regulars. We ordered coffee and breakfast. The breakfast was pretty good and serving size was large. The coffee...More

Thank ice1955
Reviewed 28 July 2016

When you walk into the restaurant, the smell of hot grease hits you in the face. The food choices seem to favor fried foods. The specialty is a skillet breakfast.

Thank Paperclip68
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good for breakfast (try a skillet). Dinner and pie is classic too. I recommend Fried Chicken and mashed potatoes. They have thee different kinds of gravy.

Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 11 August 2015

what a place .great food good prices.fast service.people are always friendly.take family and friends for a great meal.

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

I have a love for mom and pop places..a dying breed. Ernies may not be the prettiest place in town, but, the food is decent, prices are fair, service is satisfactory, and staff is friendly.

Thank Scott E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 Derby St, Pekin, IL 61554-5712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Pekin
  • Phone Number: +1 309-353-8109
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