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Cracker Barrel

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I-70/55 , Exit# 18 I-70/55 & State Route 162, 2001 Formosa Road, Troy, IL
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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252 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped there last week while on way to Texas. Snow all the way from south side of Chicago. Getting tired and saw the sign for our favorite restaurant while traveling. Wife ordered country fried steak with slaw , green beans and corn. I ordered meat loaf, green beans, corn and okra. Our meals were very good but here is the... More 

Thank Ken W
Collinsville, Illinois
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135 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never had a bad experience at a Cracker Barrel, this one included. Great shopping, friendly staff, good food.

Thank Michael P
Lake Villa, Illinois
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This is within walking distance of the Holiday Inn express. Very convenient and always good! The gift shop is always fun and everyone is friendly and helpful.

Thank Connie L
Zion, Illinois
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful food, great service every single time we visited. Great location since we stay right across the street

Thank melanie a
United States
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125 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Obviously we don't go here for the ambience, but can always rely on a hot breakfast. Their greases are a little heavy and prevalent in the cooking, and the bacon, sausage and eggs show this. But it's fast and the eggs especially are fresh, and the staff is always attentive (overmuch, if you're sitting in seats after the food is... More 

Thank Birdsong859
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Pretty much typical for Cracker Barrel. Good food, reasonable prices, and the service was good. Cracker Barrel is usually a safe bet for a decent meal fairly quickly when you are burnt out on fast food while traveling.

Thank Robert G
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The food was typical for this franchise. The waitresses were super! I have a tree nut allergy and the staff went above and beyond to prevent any cross contamination, without complaint. They informed me they were changing the oil for our fish, just in case. I really appreciated the thoughtfulness.

Thank Terri B
Granite City, United States
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We don't go there much anymore, we use to, but the service is so slow, we just can't wait that long. The food is ok, but it also seems as though the quality is not as good, I had to return my meal, not cooked all the way..

Thank Sherri D
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We always eat at Cracker Barrel when we're on the road. We had great service and a good home style meal. Travis was our waiter. He was professional and efficient. This one did not disappoint!

Thank lucy p
Glen Carbon, Illinois
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is our go to place for comfort food. Whether it's for breakfast or dinner, they never disappoint. If you have a problem, the manager will do what it takes to make the customer leave satisfied. Highly recommend.

Thank Amy S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: I-70/55 , Exit# 18 I-70/55 & State Route 162, 2001 Formosa Road, Troy, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Troy

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?