Lotawata Creek Southern Grill

American Restaurant and German Restaurant
311 Salem Pl, Fairview Heights, IL 62208, United States
Hours:
Open until 11:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 11:00 AM–11:00 PM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
No
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
No
8.5/10

Based on 135 votes

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  • hungry
  • big portions
  • loaded fries
  • burgers
  • steak
  • mac & cheese
  • fried pickles
  • fried pork chops
  • prime rib sandwich
  • good for groups
  • french fries
  • great value
  • catfish
  • nachos
  • root beer
  • ribs
  • chicken
  • family-friendly
  • onion rings
  • margaritas
  • Melanie P.

    Great food, great prices, HUGE portions!

    Melanie P · November 17, 2010
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  • Stacy C.

    The food is delicious and if you leave hungry there is something wrong!!!!

    Stacy Corbin · October 23, 2011
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  • Greg T.

    A place that you will NEVER go to and leave hungry!! Excellent food!

    Greg Taylor · May 17, 2011
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  • Jarret S.

    Go very hungry! Try the nachos for an appetizer and the Cajun Pasta for an entree.

    Jarret Smith · April 24, 2010
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  • BethAnn B.

    Mac & Cheese is wonderful!

    BethAnn Beck · March 6, 2012
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  • Alyssa W.

    I used to work there and the food is great I still crave it. The chicken fried chicken is amazing and the bread is to die for! Sandra and chad are the best servers so ask for them!

    Alyssa Wood · November 2, 2011
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  • Zachary S.

    AMAZING food!

    Zachary Sims · September 5, 2010
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  • Camie E.

    Not a good first date place, food is messy! But amazing. :]

    Camie Edmond · October 8, 2011
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  • D M.

    That place sucks. If you're looking to clog your arteries...go!

    D Murph · April 27, 2011
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  • Nate M.

    All of the portions are ridiculously large, come hungry. The fried pork chop sandwich is amazing! Read more

    Nate McKie · January 6, 2010
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  • Jackie L.

    It was good! bread good...alot of food given..i was pleased!

    Jackie Lewis · December 2, 2012
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  • Lavonda J.

    Everything is awesome!

    Lavonda Jeffries · September 24, 2011
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  • Jasmine A.

    I was here a few days ago. Don't get the fried pickles, they are less pickle, more batter. The lunch chicken Philly is mostly mushrooms and bread, limited chicken. Split a burger and fries.

    Jasmine Aye · December 29, 2011
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  • Steve M.

    Great food. You can't go wrong with anything, but the prime rib sandwich is my fave. Come hungry!

    Steve Medlock · October 11, 2011
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  • Julia W.

    There is almost always a short wait, but the service is grand! The food is enough for dinner now and lunch for tomorrow! Do like I did! catch a movie afterward across 159 at Cinema 10! Epic night....

    Julia W. · November 8, 2013
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  • David M.

    If you are passing through, make this a must stop.

    David Maver · May 20, 2013
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  • Leah M.

    Prepare to wait

    Leah Millstone · March 3, 2013
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  • Jessica K.

    Good food. Bad service.

    Jessica Kessler · December 15, 2011
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  • Stephanie G.

    Great food. Loaded fries are a huge pile, but delicious. Avoid the server Angel H though, she's not a charmer.

    Stephanie Germuga · November 7, 2011
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  • Mahala L.

    The onion rings are good, but a bad idea, especially if you plan on getting an entree. The grease from the onion rings is still making my stomach wave the white flag a day later.

    Mahala Logue · November 15, 2010
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  • Jay B.

    Garbage restaurant with ridiculously large portions that taste like uck.

    Jay Bee · June 30, 2010
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  • Tim S.

    COME HUNGRY ! ! !

    Tim Snyder · March 2, 2014
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  • Dorian W.

    Large portions of poorly seasoned food with slow kitchen and wait staff. Southern Illinois' very own tourist and local trap...

    Dorian W. · November 26, 2013
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  • Clark K.

    Huge burgers!!!

    Clark Kirby · November 23, 2013
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  • Tina B.

    Come HUNGRY!!!

    Tina Brewer Bone · November 3, 2013
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  • Ryan S.

    Food is awesome. Come hungry. Huge portions

    Ryan Shinkey · September 3, 2013
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  • Tara A.

    Huge portions, so come hungry. Grilled chicken sandwich was delicious.

    Tara Allstun · July 30, 2013
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  • Franchize34

    90% of customers are obese and over 300lbs. Good for one's self-confidence.

    Franchize34 · July 20, 2013
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  • Joyce R.

    Come hungry...you are going home w/leftovers! Try the Root Beer!

    Joyce Rowland · July 1, 2013
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  • Laura L.

    Everything on the menu rocks!

    Laura Lomax · June 20, 2013
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  • Jeff

    It's about time for some good food.

    Jeff · May 19, 2013
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  • Karleigh S.

    Amazing Food and HUGE i mean HUGE proportions!!!! I absolutely love it here!!!

    Karleigh Stanley · March 25, 2013
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  • Kathy C.

    Love this place.. And the fried pickles!! Only in " over the top" America !!!

    Kathy CJ · March 23, 2013
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  • Stacie C.

    Freakin GREAT!

    Stacie Cabildo · March 4, 2013
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  • Dennis G.

    The food is great & you get a lot.

    Dennis Griffin · November 13, 2012
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  • Christy L.

    You Won't leave Hungry!! Huge portions!!

    Christy Livery · October 27, 2012
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  • Jim K.

    How can you not love this place

    Jim Kemp · September 1, 2012
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  • Graham J.

    Try not to get a hart attack

    Graham Jackson · July 18, 2012
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  • Stacy W.

    Jaden and Heather are fantastic servers!

    Stacy Webb · July 12, 2012
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  • Danielle S.

    OMG the food is soooo GOOD

    Danielle Scott · June 5, 2012
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  • Greg B.

    Biggest portions of food ive been served......yummy too

    Greg Black · May 7, 2012
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  • Addie R.

    Ask for lashley ....awesome server

    Addie Robbie · January 27, 2012
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  • Cassandra H.

    Mississippi Delta Catfish and loaded fries da bomb.

    Cassandra Hill · January 8, 2012
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  • Ms. Nikki R.

    1st time here and it's not a great experience. The margarita's are good but missing alcohol. My food was not right and I sent my food and drinks back.

    Ms. Nikki R. · December 18, 2011
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  • Larry F.

    The garlic bread with the shrimp and steak was heaven!

    Larry Fellows III · November 13, 2011
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  • Lori P.

    Love, love, love the hot bacon salad dressing! Yum!!!

    Lori Palmer · September 5, 2011
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  • DealChicken

    Best fried pickles!

    DealChicken · July 27, 2011
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  • Tony P. P.

    Chicken Fried Steak is a great entree but really all the main entrees are good and their burgers are second to none, you'll never leave this place hungry always more food than one can eat.....

    Tony P. Pona · 1 week ago
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  • Randy

    Food is all homemade and tastes great. Bring an appetite the 10 oz burger is closer to 1 lb and there is enough fries to feed the whole family.

    Randy · December 14, 2014
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  • Averil D.

    Great salads

    Averil Daniels · October 29, 2014
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