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Hayden's Crossing

££ - £££American, ,
107 N Water St, Wilmington, IL 60481-1229
+1 815-476-5925
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (8 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“burgers” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
107 N Water St, Wilmington, IL 60481-1229
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

The food at Hayden''s Crossing is consistently awesome. My husband thoroughly enjoyed the salmon and the Ribeye is heavenly. For an appetizer we tried the Sweet Chili Thai Shrimp. It was scrumptous. I have eaten here many times and have always been extremely satisfied. The...More

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I was not expecting restaurant to be excellent but that is exactly what I discovered. Love the rustic look and the food was great

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This quaint bar with attached restaurant is very rustic. Wood floors and beams with mason jar overhead lights over the booths. The restaurant opens for dinner and is closed on Monday's. This restaurant has the best steaks in the area. The casual atmosphere and a...More

Thank Gail N
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Just passing by Wilmington. Great choice. Nice decor. Good food. Had a burger. Tasted home made. Great fries. Extensive menu. Too bad the front facade seems derelict

Thank shunra11
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Haydens is a great pub style restaurant. Great food, good drinks, and really nice atmosphere. The food is fresh and original. You can get a steak for a fair price, or a nice salad. The burgers are the best, and so are the Long Islands,

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Haydens is a quaint local restaurant with a large bar. Locals go there for a few quite drinks, bartenders are friendly. Food is excellent, steaks are highly recomended!

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

good food and good service. We have eat here many times and have brought friends and family with us. We never have had a bad experience. Our family and friends have enjoyed eating here.

Thank 748don
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This place holds character and a barn like ambiance, that's because it used to be a barn. One side has a bar and there's actual stalls where there are booths. The menu has a very nice variety with a lot of tempting dishes. The bathroom...More

Thank Teach3v
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere is pretty good with brick walls that give an old-time feel. dining area, a bar area ,and party room area. Food was pretty good .hamburgers & steaks ,etc. parking is in the back or on the street.

Thank Gloria S
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere is the old barn feel. They have a full bar. Kid friendly. The food is delicious. Will go back.

Thank kdfly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 N Water St, Wilmington, IL 60481-1229
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 815-476-5925
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