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Pere Marquette Lodge

13653 Lodge Blvd, Grafton, IL 62037-2321
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (16 reviews)
“tuna melt” (3 reviews)
“pot roast” (3 reviews)
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13653 Lodge Blvd, Grafton, IL 62037-2321
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The fried chicken served family style is a fun dining experience. When was the last time your family sat together, for one meal, passing the mashed potatoes?! Worth the drive, the time and the money. The view itself is memorable, not to mention the 3ft...More

Thank 4cory
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been to the lodge before but had never stayed here. We spent two nights here in the older side of the lodge. Room was clean and cozy, and we both thought the bed was really comfortable. Bathroom only had a shower, which surprised...More

Thank Larissa M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our 28th wedding anniversary at the lodge restaurant. The service was very good. The lodge is beautiful. The menu is not for those looking for a healthy choice. My wife had the turkey burger. Very dry and not very tasty. I had the fried...More

Thank bdalton324
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate in the restaurant. The food is great. If the fied chicken is ordered, you also get coleslaw, mashed potatoes and gravy, the vegetable of the day, and rolls. These are served family style and refills are available. If you leave hungry, it is...More

Thank russlyna
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Beautiful!! Out in the middle of nowhere, but close to Grafton, IL. Stayed in a Cabin with with my family(husband and 2 teenage boys). Cabins are very nice. Cabin had bunk bed, queen size bed, full bath, place to hang clothes, drawers, and sitting area...More

Thank momsquad4
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Dropped in to check out the lodge I've heard so many talk about. It is so casual and welcoming. Beautiful grounds. There's an indoor pool and many of the rooms overlook the river. When we were there, the lounge area was set up beautifully for...More

Thank fenton_girl
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic lodge. Feels like you're in the mountains. Rustic, clean, mom & pop feel. Great restaurant and grounds, on the great river road. It's well worth the visit, and miles of site seeing for a short afternoon, and be back at the lodge for dinner....More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This lodge is so quaint! Felt like we were in an old movie. The great room is perfect for evenings or rainy days. The dining hall served up decent meals. The pool was nice. The rooms were average. We stayed in the newer portion of...More

Thank MidwestVacationMomma
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent food and service staff. they were very attentive, allowing for a pleasant dining experience.

Thank Leonard D
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

the pot roast and fried chicken lunch menu items were delicious and so much food it's crazy for the price.

Thank duane w
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Nearby Attractions
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Dee T
21 January 2017|
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Response from GoGoRams | Reviewed this property |
Eagle watch special through February. Sun thru Thurs. 99$ includes room 2 dinners 2 drink tickets and 2 breakfasts. Great Value .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
06:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13653 Lodge Blvd, Grafton, IL 62037-2321
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Grafton
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