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The Fish House

4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
+1 309-691-9358
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (52 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Gluten Free Options
4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved my recent meal at The Fish House. Our waiter highly recommended the special, which was Tasmanian Salmon. It was incredible. I had my choice of two sides and chose a dinner salad and au gratin potatoes. The creamy garlic house dressing was wonderful...More

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent from beginning to end. Had a 6pm reservation, place was packed and very busy. We arrived at 5:45 and seated by 6:10. Very good for a busy night. We had Stephanie as our server, she was very nice, informative, knowledgeable and just pleasant about...More

1  Thank Mark T
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Take note that some of the worst reviews are the most recent. This place is very expensive for what you get. Four shrimp (which were good) for $16 on the “early bird special”. Fish was slimy and undercooked. Service was also slow.

1  Thank therealmjfox
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This place has really went downhill over the years. The food is below average and overpriced. If you order the fried oysters be aware they left one of mine in the half shell. And yes I’m serious

2  Thank Ron D
Reviewed 13 November 2017

If you're looking for great German food, you've got to try the Hoffbrau. If you want fancy décor, go somewhere else!

1  Thank Patty S
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here with business associates, on the advice of a friend. Dim lit atmosphere, and frankly the place smelled musty. Server was very good, keeping drinks filled and checking on us. Oysters were excellent, calamari good but my main dish was very disappointing. I...More

4  Thank Irishrover1019
Reviewed 15 September 2017

It had been years since last visit, but our friends picked it. I had the halibut puffs, a little overcooked and a few were dry. Wife had grouper special and it was ok, nothing special and would not measure up at Orange Beach, Al were...More

4  Thank Will6468
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants The service is top and always willing to go the extra for special service We love the Smith and Hook wine and bottle is priced fair My husband loves the prawn and I try new items when ordering. They always...More

1  Thank RosiePeoria_Illinois
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We went here for our Anniversary--Service was really good! Appetizer o Shrimp was very good. Lobster Bisque was wonderul! I had the Crab Cakes -- very tasty. Hubby had the Sea Bass --he said was fantastic. The potatoes Au-Graten were so very good. They gave...More

1  Thank Debra K
Reviewed 28 August 2017

My dad used to travel for business to Peoria quite often. This was one of his favorite places to take clients or just visit when he was in town. Our daughter is now in her 2nd year at Bradley. He has been telling us to...More

1  Thank S1124WMstaceyb
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20 September 2017|
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Response from Nicholas R | Reviewed this property |
not sure. sorry.
13 March 2017|
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Response from DBLasaine | Reviewed this property |
Yes, cheese cake and a few other items.
10 June 2016|
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Response from 139mike139 | Reviewed this property |
Call the Fish House me ask them!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4919 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614-4712
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-691-9358
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