Mystery Diner: The 318 packs flavor and history in its menu

Mystery Diner: The 318 packs flavor and history in its menu

Join the Mystery Diner as they take a trip to Starved Rock Country's own The 318, a hidden gem located in Streator!If you want to feed both your stomach and brain, consider ordering a meal from The 318 Restaurant with a side of “Biography in Black” from the library.The 318 doesn’…
Mystery Diner: Following the crowd to Greenhorn Saloon in Morris

Mystery Diner: Following the crowd to Greenhorn Saloon in Morris

Join the Mystery Diner as they take a trip to Starved Rock Country's own Greenhorn Saloon and Eatery in Morris!Take a drive on Bedford Road, also known as U.S. 6, west of Route 47 in Morris for a couple of blocks, and you will notice a place set back from the road that always has…
Mystery Diner: Sunfield In Ottawa Is A Comfort Food Destination

Mystery Diner: Sunfield In Ottawa Is A Comfort Food Destination

Join the Mystery Diner as they take a trip to Starved Rock Country's own Sunfield, a destination for quality comfort food in Ottawa!Sometimes you want a homemade, comfort dinner, but you don't want to cook.Still taking it cautiously during the pandemic, we opted for a carryout, s…
Mystery Diner: Flo's On Pulaski Serves Up Tremendous Tenderloins!

Mystery Diner: Flo's On Pulaski Serves Up Tremendous Tenderloins!

Join the Mystery Diner as they take a trip to Starved Rock Country's own Flo's on Pulaski, a destination for gigantic tenderloins and home-style meals!I tried Flo's on Pulaski in Peru when a friend told me the breaded pork tenderloins were the largest he's seen. They didn't disap…
Eight Great Pizza Destinations In Starved Rock Country!

Eight Great Pizza Destinations In Starved Rock Country!

Starved Rock Country is home to no shortage of amazing pizzerias, from classic deep dish parlors to progressive Neapolitan-style pies, there's a pizza for everyone! Join us as we take a look at eight of the region's favorite pizza places scattered across Starved Rock Country.Inig…
Jerry's Tap, A Hidden Gem Serving Up Great Food

Jerry's Tap, A Hidden Gem Serving Up Great Food

I made a mistake of putting a 20-minute drive in between my order at Jerry's Tap in Ransom and eating it at home. The smell in my car almost drove me nuts in the best way possible. While my mistake was pretty bad, the food was incredible, and inexpensive, too.Burgers and sandwich…
Hank's Farm Pairs Rustic Atmosphere With Delicious Food

Hank's Farm Pairs Rustic Atmosphere With Delicious Food

If you're taking the scenic route to the recently reopened Starved Rock State Park, exiting I-80 in Ottawa or coming in along Route 71, you'll pass a picturesque white barn, perched atop a sprawling hill of green grass.On Fridays and Saturdays, be sure to stop at Hank's sister st…