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The Blackhawk Steak Pit

1429 N Il Route 2, Oregon, IL 61061-9307
+1 815-732-2500
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“ribeye” (11 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“texas toast” (3 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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1429 N Il Route 2, Oregon, IL 61061-9307
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was fabulous, it is always tender and juicy. I will be going back! The service is outstanding and everyone is so friendly. Years ago I use to go and enjoy a nice dinner with my sweetie. Then the other night I got it in...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Dimly lit, smells great. The staff here is awesome, the food is awesome. I was with a group of 40. I had the bacon wrapped scallops for an appetizer with a top sirloin and loaded baked potato. We all ordered at the same time and...More

Thank Kenneth C
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here from a recommendation from the hotel we were staying at. She told us that this place is consistently great and she was right. My boyfriend had the filet mingon which was so juicy and tender. I had the shrimp scampi which was...More

Thank Erin G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Were traveling the back roads of Illinois and stumbled on the black hawk steak pit and were so glad we did. The entrees were excellent, something you wouldn't expect when you first walk in.

1  Thank CityCamping101
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for good food. If you have allergies or asthma you may want to go early. Through the night it gets a bit smoky. The steaks are great.

1  Thank kdk9
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere . The service is excellent , and the steaks are some of the best I have ever eaten. Highly recommend eating here.

1  Thank Chris G
Reviewed 23 July 2017

My husband had his usual ribeye - always perfect. He loved the 3 cheese mashed potatoes that was one of the options instead of a baked potato. We ordered the escargot (they are to die for!). I just had the salad bar... everything was well...More

1  Thank catjmg
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We love this restaurant. The service is always great as well as the food. Definitely stop here if you are in the area.

1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Good food and atmosphere. We had the Gyoros. A little pricy but a good place to take your special someone.

2  Thank travelinglovers08
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Wonderful staff and mind blowing steaks make this a repeat stop for our family on special occasions!

2  Thank Lisa P
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6 June 2016|
Response from BlackhawkSteakPit | Property representative |
Hello. I'm so sorry for your inconvience. It's 1429 N. Illinois route 2. Just before you get to the town of Oregon on Rt 2. We do have a website also that has all of that info for you. It's blackhawksteakpit Thank you and... More
25 March 2015|
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Response from BlackhawkSteakPit | Property representative |
Hello, My name is Tiffany and I am the owner of Blackhawk Steakpit. I bought the Steakpit July 1st 2013. We specialize in fresh seafood and top grade steaks, cooked over an open charcoal pit In the middle of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1429 N Il Route 2, Oregon, IL 61061-9307
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Oregon
  • Phone Number: +1 815-732-2500
  • E-mail
Whether it's a day trip from Chicago or a weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of the big city, Oregon is less than 2 hours away from Chicago and offers many outdoor activities. Its a great place to visit. The Steakpit offers amazing hospitality and awesome food. Specializing in steaks cooked over an open charcoal pit. We also offer a fresh fish of the week. We have a different fresh fish flown in every week. (Call and ask what our fish of the week is, if you are a seafood lover) The Steakpit has been a staple in the community for over 3 decades. We are known for our steaks but our menu has a lot more than just steaks to offer.
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