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Willie's Homemade Tamale's - CLOSED

1200 West Main 18, Peoria, IL 61606
+1 309-673-0107
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
14 Mar 2016
“Best pork chop sandwich ever!”
1 Jul 2015
“Fantastic tamales and pork chop sandwich”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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1200 West Main 18, Peoria, IL 61606
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

I always grab a pork chop sandwich at Willie's lunch cart on the court house square. Best lunch in Peoria!

Thank Scott T
Reviewed 2 July 2015

The tamales are phenomenal - though not always available - our fallback is the scrumptious pork chop sandwich - nicely seasoned and grilled to perfection - yum!

Thank Marilyn H
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Great food if u dont like good ole soal food go eat a big mac that mystery meat the porchop is the bomb

Thank 68,288
Reviewed 23 March 2014

Willies closed after his death. When he was open, he served up the best tamales around. Beefy amd sweet. Great chicken too. we miss Willies

1  Thank bob193
Reviewed 2 March 2013

Willie's freaking rocks. It is what is is from the outside look of the old service station to the 1970's "joint" dive (and I mean that with all the love in my heart because I love the traditional hole in the wall dives of yesteryear)...More

Thank Al S
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Willie, Willie, Willie. MMMMM, MMMMM. Tamales are not all that comes off of the Will-meister's grill. Get a pork chop, brat, polish, all with grilled onions. Don't get the ribeye sandwich unless you're planning on staying in Peoria, because you'll never be able to leave....More

Thank Dude R
Reviewed 26 March 2012

Been eating these for years. Very tasty and a little on the hot side.

Thank jbmiller
Reviewed 15 March 2012

i've never been to the location on the map, but they have a food cart downtown in the summer. i love the tamales and the pork chops.

Thank Kelley P
Reviewed 27 November 2011

Greasy, bland, mystery meat. Just because they've been making them a long time doesn't make them edible. I'd rather not eat.

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 7 April 2011

Stopped by Willie's cart on Adams Street to get a pork chop sandwich. Last time was 2006 with an old boss of mine. So $6 later I have a sandwich that's big enough for two. Time to hit the road and head towards Chicago so...More

Thank William B
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  • Address: 1200 West Main 18, Peoria, IL 61606
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-673-0107
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