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Kenyon's Place Restaurant

1217 5th St, Lacon, IL 61540-1362
+1 309-246-3663
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible13%
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1217 5th St, Lacon, IL 61540-1362
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

Kenyon's is a great place to eat with family and friends. They have a full bar and menu, or you can get chicken and pasta family style. The corn fritters are a nice start. When driving along the Illinois River, stop at Kenyon and say...More

Thank BernDude
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Large group of friends went to dinner on Friday evening,many ordered the Friday special which was fried walleye, others ordered fried chicken. When the food came to the table it was very dark brown(I would consider this to be almost burnt) and it was dry...More

2  Thank Jerry V
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to a graduation party. The owner was very polite and told us the specials as he seated us. Our waitress was just as fantastic as the owner. She joked around with our youngest boy and was very prompt on...More

1  Thank sunshinesandy32
Reviewed 30 April 2014

I grew up in central Illinois and my family frequently went to this restaurant. I now live in Chicago and hadn't been back for some time. We recently went when back visiting my Mom. It was as good as ever. It is good for families,...More

1  Thank Alice M
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Kenyon’s is a warm family friendly restaurant that embodies the essence of the Heartland. When you go there you are immediately comfortable. It is as though you have travelled into a Norman Rockwell painting. The host and servers are people you could see as your...More

3  Thank MarcoMolo
Reviewed 2 February 2013

Kenyon's is a nice family restaurant on the east edge of Lacon. If you read the guest book, you will see that people from all over have visited this friendly place. Bill (the owner) will greet and seat you, and makes you feel right at...More

2  Thank Travelmaint
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Really friendly people service really good food, with daily specials, and rooms for special occcasions and parties

Thank GaryMcCully
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Our family goes here often. It's a restaurant with great food and great service. I believe the restaurant is family owned. The corn fritters are fantastic!

1  Thank bm202005
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Every time we visit our elderly Dad in Eureka, we take him to Kenyon's. It is a 40 minute drive for us, but a very pretty, scenic drive, and worth every mile of getting there. You will be greeted and seated by the owner and...More

1  Thank SistersIdaho
Reviewed 26 March 2012

I have family in Lacon and each time I have gone to visit over the past 15 years, we always go to Kenyon's multiple times during my stay. The food is outstanding and the service is great. It's a family-owned business and the owner Bill,...More

1  Thank Lori H
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11:30 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 20:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1217 5th St, Lacon, IL 61540-1362
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lacon
  • Phone Number: +1 309-246-3663
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