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Bigelo's Bistro

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140 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025-1902
+1 618-655-1471
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11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Edwardsville, IL
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191 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stop in for lunch or dinner. Their BLT is an amazing sandwich. Very good pizzas and salads also. Great beer and wine list to choose from too.

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Thank mpicchioldi
Forsyth, IL
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73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We did not know Edwardsville & were looking for a nice place downtown. The name & look in the window encouraged our stopping. We were quite pleased. The server was friendly & knowledgeable. Good menu choices. Food was very good, large portions, and very reasonably priced considering all of this.

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Thank mrjlsee
Roxana, Illinois
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This place is amazing! all the food is great and the service is amazing.,... They have Beer, wine whatever you would like to go with the great food

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Thank tidwell2004
Pennsylvania
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77 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I was in town on business and had eaten at just about all the places in town. Food was as good as any I had had, but Ashley behind the bar was probably the best I have ever had. Spinach salad was great, summer pasta was good, and service was the best. Try it

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Thank Magoo41
Edwardsville, Illinois
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

It was a girls night out so we just had appetizers and something to drink the food was good staff very friendly and accommodating

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Thank BettyJ325
Edwardsville, Illinois
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I really enjoy the variety on Bigelo's menu. I have been pleased with everything I have ordered, but their soup selections are my favorite. Additionally, their waitstaff are very accommodating.

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Thank Cecelia15
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I grew up in Edwardsville and never paid paid attention to this place- maybe because it's very unassuming from the outside. Decided to try it on a whim and so happy we did. Incredibly friendly wait staff. House chips were good. I ordered an oven baked sub and it was great. I don't usually like waffle fries, but these were... More 

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

When they're good, they're great. The spinach salad can be so fantastic that you wonder why you aren't eating here daily or so bad, you never want to see spinach again. The same goes for the other salads, too. When hot, the waffle fries are to die for and when cold, they're awful. I always want this place to be... More 

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Thank Jandt2007
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Fast friendly and great beer selection. Food for lunch is average but worth a visit. The pulled pork has great flavor and their bbq chx pasta was good.

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Thank Brian K
Edwardsville, Illinois
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131 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I went there with a friend for lunch we had tomatoe basil soup that was amazing Also the small house salad which was also great Loved the house dressing Small but quaint place been in Edwardsville forever Will return

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Thank IBBETSY_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 N Main St, Edwardsville, IL 62025-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Edwardsville
  • Phone Number: +1 618-655-1471

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?