Dining Experiences in Pekin You Don’t Want to Miss

Dining Experiences in Pekin You Don’t Want to Miss
January 9, 2024 Discover Pekin
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Pekin’s plethora of dining options is sure to satisfy any savory craving. Family owned to fast food, dining experiences in Pekin are a can’t miss! Enjoy evenings with friends, romantic date nights, and family dinners at the spots on this list.

Breakfast Lovers

Who doesn’t love breakfast? Get the family together at Cobbler Corner, or Ernie’s Family Restaurant, for breakfast classics that feel like home. Just looking for coffee? Coffee Connection, located downtown, and Leaves N Beans are sure to have what you’re looking for. Surprise the family by visiting Pekin staple Tadough’s for old-fashioned and delicious potato flour donuts!

Bars and Pubs

Grab some friends and head to Yesterday’s Bar & Grill and enjoy an elevated culinary experience, conveniently located just downtown. Pull up at a chair at Asher’s Bar and Grill for classic burgers, and Maquet’s Rail House for an array of signature dishes sure to please everyone in your crowd.

Italian Eateries

Avanti’s Ristorante and La Gondola Spaghetti House are great options to satisfy your pasta craving. Pick up a feast for the entire family, or a spaghetti dinner made just for you! Make pasta night a staple with these incredible options.

Mexican Food

Taco Tuesday, anyone? Who doesn’t love Pekin’s authentic Mexican food staples like Hacienda Mexican Grill and Cantina, La Fiesta, and Good Tequila’s! For a twist on Mexican food classics, visit downtown’s Whiskey Taco.

Don’t Forget Pizza Night

Who doesn’t love a good pizza night? Stop in to pick up a ready-to-bake pie from Papa Murphy’s, or enjoy ready-to-eat classics like Little Caesars and Papa Johns! Bring the family to Monical’s Pizza for delicious classic pizzas. Don’t forget to try a slice with their famous dressing!

For Fast Foodies

Not a lot of time on your hands? Feel like indulging? There’s no shortage of fast food staples in Pekin, from the golden arches of McDonalds, to Taco Bell, Jimmy Johns, Panda Express, and more! Drive thru or dine-in at these classics.

Carry-Out or Dine-In

Carry-out or dine-in and order all the classic cuisines you love from Ming’s of Pekin and Fast Dragon Buffet. Stop at Jimbo’s Jumbo for great Italian sub sandwiches and more, and don’t forget to place an order at Our Inn Place for classic American cuisine and ice cream.

Grab your friends, plan that date night, or spend time with family at as many of these restaurants as you can. You won’t want to miss out. When you visit Pekin restaurants, share your experiences using the hashtag #discoverpekin. Bon appetit!