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Sixth Street Diner

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29 S 6th St, Wood River, IL 62095-2107
+1 618-251-9715
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Florissant, Missouri
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Their restaurant is now a bit more north on Sixth Street in Wood River. More parking and seating available. Although late morning, the place was not crowded. Sat at the counter, placed my order, and the food arrived quite quickly. Good eats. Pleasant wait staff, too. Perfect for getting in, eating, and getting out. Others were engaging in conversations, as... More 

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117 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We hit this place on a Sunday morning, tables not full but there seemed to be a lack of waitstaff. Aside from a longer than expected wait for coffee, ordering, refills, and our food, we enjoyed the authentic small town atmosphere. The food was very good, the prices extremely reasonable. The omelet was giant! Spinach and bacon omelet, yum! Disappointed... More 

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1 Thank Left-the-dog-at-home
Wood River, Illinois
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2015

Family owned . Very good service . Food cooked as ordered in a quick time. Plenty of space between tables. The inside dining area needs work. concrete floors . It is clean though. Not the best to look at but the food and service can not be beat for the price. breakfast special are very resonable.

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Thank Richard G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

My family and I have been going to the 6th street for a long time. The food, prices, and people are WONDERFUL!! my son has been going to the diner since he was in an infant seat. And he loves to talk to many of the people who work there. It has a friend and family feeling when u walk... More 

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Thank Decker4
Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

They wait till your order is delivered and everyone to have their food before telling the unlucky person at the table they ran out of whatever it is they've odered. So everyone is done eating before that person even gets their food! They are always out of something. It takes too long to get your order. They have a not... More 

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1 Thank Odboyer
Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2014

The first time visit, four of us went to try it out. We placed our order and everything was proceeding then I watched as the server went behind the counter, sneezed into one hand, sneezed into the other hand (not elbow, etc.) and went directly to pick up to plates of food at the window and take them to a... More 

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2 Thank petersdraggon
St. Louis
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

They offer good old fashion home cooking just like mom used to make,. large menu and with the new location, plenty of seating.

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Thank Dennis B
East Alton, Illinois, United States
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2014

Any fan of the old Pancake Ranch restaurants in the Greater Alton area should seek out the Sixth Street Diner!!! The old crew from the PR got together and opened this place when PR closed!!! I always said that they had the absolute BEST omelets in the Riverbend, and that's still the case!!! The portions are hearty, the taste is... More 

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Bethalto Il.
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

Owned and run by the people that used to run the Pancake ranch by the Hit n Run in Wood River. Food is good, service is good. Price is reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Address: 29 S 6th St, Wood River, IL 62095-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Wood River
  • Phone Number: +1 618-251-9715

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?