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Williamson County offers an assortment of locally owned restaurants with a unique flavor sure to satisfy every appetite.  From pub fare to fine dining, travelers can indulge in a true culinary experience while visiting our area.

17th Street Barbecue

2700 17th Street
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-998-1114
Fax: 618-998-8117
Award-winning BBQ. Family style dine-in and carry out. "Best Ribs in the U.S." by Bon Appétit Magazine and featured on the Food Network show, Bon Appétit Picks the Best.

20's Hideout Steakhouse

2602 Wanda Drive
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-997-8325
Fax: 618-993-6210
The 20’s Hideout Restaurant serves up steak, seafood and live entertainment in roaring 20’s fashion.  Boasting the largest wine cellar south of Chicago with over 1,900 international and domestic bottles on hand sure to satisfy the pickiest of palates.

A Sweet Escape Candy Shop

122 South Division Street
Carterville, IL 62918
Phone: 708-250-2432
Welcome to A Sweet Escape where you can have sweet dreams! We specialize in new and old school candies that you ate as a child!

Andresen's Café

215 East Broadway Boulevard
Johnston City, IL 62951
Phone: 618-983-8497
Family oriented restaurant. Dine in or carry out. Plate lunches, dinners, and specials every night. Historical building dating back to 1927.

Ann's Gourmet Popcorn

716 North Carbon Street
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-964-9241
Ann's Gourmet Popcorn is a unique experience.  Choose from Sweet to Savory flavors of delicious non-GMO gourmet popcorn right here in Southern Illinois.  Individual bags to party options available.  Stop by our new store location and try Ann's Gourmet Popcorn today!

Asian Star Chinese & Japanese Restaurant

1000 North Carbon Street
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-993-8885
Asian Star Chinese & Japanese Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Chinese cuisine and fresh sushi.  Asian Star's convenient location and affordable prices make our restaurant a natural choice for dine-in, take-out meals in the Marion community.  Our restaurant is known for its variety in taste and high quality fresh ingredients.  Come and experience our friendly atmosphere and excellent service.

Baan Thai

2406 Williamson County Parkway
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-998-1555
If you want to experience Authentic Thai Food, this is the perfect place for you.  Great food, great place and great price.

Bennie's Italian Foods

309 North Market Street
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: 618-997-6736
Small Italian restaurant with delicious authentic cooking.  Made fresh everyday and homemade.  Family oriented, dine in or take out.

Big Blues Que

400 South Broad Street
Creal Springs, IL 62922
Phone: 618-922-1130
We are a carry-out BBQ joint who specializes in BBQ, Baby Back Ribs, other specials & Sam's famous BBQ baked beans!!  We cook for parties, weddings & more.

Burger Nook Café

900 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948
Phone: 618-942-3640
Family operated diner in Downtown Herrin.

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