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Childers Eatery

3312 N University St, Peoria, IL 61604-1321
+1 309-688-1332
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (6 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3312 N University St, Peoria, IL 61604-1321
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

I was in Peoria on business and was taken to Childers Eatery, but it was actually the second time I had been there--my previous visit was about two months ago. Again, I had a wonderful (and huge) breakfast. There are lots of vegetarian options, so...More

Thank Monty B
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Enjoyed the atmosphere, and all the plants along the walls. Really enjoyed the great Italian Beef sandwiches.

Thank D R
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Great Breakfast. My usual is the Skillet Breakfast. But the Pancakes and French Toast are really good too!! It's not cheap, but worth every penny. Parking is not great.

Thank lonnybryant44
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

My family went for breakfast on Sunday morning.they were busy but there was only a15 min wait.i got the biker breakfast and got a blueberry waffle(slight upcharge) .worth every penny!!!!waffles are so light and airy not the least bit heavy and the blueberry flavor was...More

Thank Becky J
Reviewed 3 June 2018

Recently ate here for a banquet. Food was excellent and there was an ample supply and variety. Plenty of parking, and seating was comfortable.

Thank RobBN
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Chidlers is our goto place for breakfast or lunch. Omelletes and sanwiches are excellent. Quality of food is evidenced by a 90% excellent or very good rating. Each time in Peoria we enjoy two visits. The do not do dinner so go for breakfast or...More

Thank HNLDiner
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Awesome breakfast food with unique waffle and French toast combos. Had the poppy seed French toast and it was incredible. My son had the blueberry peach waffles. Also amazing. The loose tea offerings were unique. Overall it was well priced and had good service. If...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Childers is a gem located in the old Junction City center. Food is very good and staff super friendly. Can't go wrong with anything on the menu.

Thank IllinoisBombom
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

If you haven't been to Childer's you are missing out! My favorite meal; yes it's strange, but get fried pickles and an order of biscuits and gravy. You won't go wrong. My fiance loves the loose leaf brews they have. He's a tea kind of...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

My friend and I have breakfast every other Tuesday. The expectation is Excellent service by a neat clean intelligent server and a perfectly prepared meal. We have never been disappointed . This Owner/Operator is hitting on all cylinders all the time.

Thank Edward S
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James H
28 August 2015|
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Response from lizzzg | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, I would not go here with 14 people. If you will be there on a weekend it will be difficult to get seating. I would definitely call to see if they would take reservations and if they can handle a group that large... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3312 N University St, Peoria, IL 61604-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-688-1332
  • E-mail
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