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116, Mattoon, IL
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16:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Indiana
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79 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Got there early before the rush. Had a good meal and good service. Not too bad at all. Would eat there again.

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Thank MotorcycleMamaw
Mattoon, Illinois
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

good place to go to for steak im mattoon illinois full bar steaks and sandwiches salads make a good menu choice

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Thank john y
Mattoon, Illinois
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I don't get out without the kids very often but when we do we make it a night. We were seated right away and our server was there to get our drinks promptly. Our server made great suggestions on the menu. My husband ordered a pasta dish while I had a steak. The food was great both... More 

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Thank TravisNJamie
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Disappointed they did not have what I wanted to eat ! But the burger was great ! I wish they would of told me that their was no ribs once I sat down, it would have saved me time

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Thank b0bkane
Chicago, Illinois
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

ALthough they were out of the ribs, we had a good dinner. The portion sizes were good as well. The service was also good.

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Thank mo b
Branson, Missouri
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

We like the atmosphere. The service and food are great. Our only objection is the tip of 18% is included if there are 6 or more people at the table. I prefer to tip according to individual service.

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Thank barnl2015
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Places to get a nice steak in Mattoon are few and far between. With Cody's closing, Alamo has become Mattoon's go-to place for steaks. They have a good selection of other food as well. Just be sure to enunciate when you say how you want your steak done. I've witnessed multiple occasions when medium-rare and medium-well have been mixed up.

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Thank Johnathon M
Plano, Texas
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343 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2014

We had an early dinner at the Alamo. Which seems out of place for Central IL but that is an story. The service was great. The food was ok. We had an app plus dinner...a little bland for my taste or maybe it was frozen and then heated up. It looks like they get a good crowd, small and large... More 

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Thank Joe B
Mattoon, Illinois
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

The Alamo has been a favorite for many years. The staff are all friendly and helpful. They are attentive as well as remembering of regular customers. The food is consistently good. Alex, the manager, has become a good friend over the years and does a great job overseeing the bar and restaurant. A good place to go while in this... More 

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1 Thank Stephen C
Mattoon, Illinois
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2014

I find that for the price, you get a way better quality of food, service, and atmosphere at the Alamo. Mainly the quality of food though and that's the important thing! I recommend their martinis, steaks, salad, and desserts!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 00:00
Monday
16:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 00:00
Thursday
16:00 - 00:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116, Mattoon, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Mattoon

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