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Four and Twenty Cafe

420 S Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-2005
+1 815-875-4200
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (25 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
“sliders” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
420 S Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-2005
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone so kind at this restaurant and the food was yummy! Gluten free bread! Great place to eat for breakfast or lunch.

Thank Kristy W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

If you are traveling going east or west on Interstate 80 , put the brakes on and take the ramp to Princeton! Exit 56! This will not take long but you must travel thru the North part of Main Street over the railroad tracks! Some...More

1  Thank Joan P
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Small town, good food, very friendly! Co-owner Wanda wanted to make sure everything was good, and it was. Waiter made sure allergies were respected. Big enough portions for the cooler and to be enjoyed later. We can see why they were winnets of the Trip...More

1  Thank REVJ1993
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The food was amazing. We had a waitress and I think her name was Kira. She was very polite and super kind. For being such a young age she did great at her job. Its so nice so see a young face working. She was...More

2  Thank adventure51798
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

The decor is fun! Wait staff was very attentive. The food was great! Make sure to enjoy this wonderful restaurant. Gluten free options available.

1  Thank NEVenturer
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Gotta try their eggs benedict! Yum. Their baked goods are homemade and delicious. Love their daily specials.

1  Thank emmacO5447PK
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was very good very attentive waitress food was excellent muffins very good and large

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 June 2017

A truly attentive staff and owners. Our "waiter" was Caleb, who I thought was an owner since he was SO knowledgeable, so "into" the menu and the customers. We are all three very particular eaters and cooks and though this menu was not exotic or...More

1  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Saw this place as were heading home after a long weekend in the area. There were 7 of us but they fit us all in at one table after a short wait. What a cute, eclectic place this was and the food was good. We...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Only cozy breakfast/lunch café in Princeton that serves good homemade food.The red potatoes and onions are great for breakfast, and not frozen like Red apple and the coffee cup serves. Service is very good, although it seemed that our food took a little longer to...More

Thank spietran
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 S Main St, Princeton, IL 61356-2005
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Princeton
  • Phone Number: +1 815-875-4200
Welcome! We are a Midwestern Cafe located in the heart of Illinois and dedicated to homemade and the best of locally sourced foods. Open 7 days a week to serve you Breakfast and Lunch, Homemade Pastries, Pies, & Confections. Full Service Coffee Bar, Special Event Planning and Catering.
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