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Treat your taste buds: Explore Central Illinois restaurants.

Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Central Illinois's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Firefly Grill1. Firefly Grill
1704 reviews
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American | Effingham, Central Illinois

One of our favorites spots to enjoy dinner The best in southern Illinois, maybe even the state! More

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Loukinens' on 4th2. Loukinens' on 4th
201 reviews
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Contemporary American | Springfield, Central Illinois

It was absolutely wonderful! I would recommend this to anyone looking for a fabulous fine dining experience. More

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Indigo-Springfield3. Indigo-Springfield
362 reviews
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Contemporary American | Springfield, Central Illinois

Indigo is a great place for an intimate dining experience. It's very easy to sit and converse with your companion(s). The food is always very tasteful and presentation very appealing. The first glass of wine I ordered did not taste right and I could tell the bottle had been open a little too long (the bouquet and taste were just off). They opened a new bottle for me--which I truly appreciated! More

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Nick and Nino's Penthouse Steakhouse4. Nick and Nino's Penthouse Steakhouse
1270 reviews
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Contemporary American | Springfield, Central Illinois

I had requested a window seat for myself and my husband and our two friends for our 40th birthday celebration. The restaurant was elegant. The view of the city was awesome. The food was delicious and the waiter was on point from beginning to end. He was very attentive. The whole experience was worth the money. More

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KoFusion5. KoFusion
73 reviews
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Fusion / Eclectic | Champaign, Central Illinois

Great service and very good food. Had a mix of sushi, Asian and American dishes. All were excellent. More

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Central Illinois restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Neil St BluesNeil St Blues
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American | Champaign, Central Illinois

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Discover Central Illinois

With flavors from all over the world, the Central Illinois area is home to some of the state’s most diverse dining options. For starters, you can sample some American favorites, such as chicken wings, halibut, and cream of mushroom soup, in a warm and inviting farm-to-table roadhouse. If you'd like to try some south-of-the-border flavors, you won't be disappointed. Head to one of the many nearby Mexican restaurants for authentic dishes or sample something new like octopus carnitas or black cod. There's also a selection of French restaurants that offer elegant dining atmospheres and traditional meals like steak tartare, rillette of pork, and turban of lobster.