The Best Dining Options around Oregon, IL

Getting around Oregon is the best part of your vacation. There are sites of interest that will keep you busy your entire stay. After spending all day exploring Oregon, you might be hungry for something good. Here is a list of the best dining options close by your Oregon Bed and Breakfast.

Blackhawk Steak Pit
1429 N IL Route 2
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-2500
http://blackhawksteakpit.com/default.aspx

The elegant Blackhawk Steak Pit, located on Rock River, is only open for dinner. The menu boasts charcoal grilled steaks, chicken and pork. The chefs also cook seafood dishes like shrimp scampi and filet of salmon. A full bar consisting of fine wines and beers is also available. Although reservations are not required, they are suggested.

Maxson Riverboat and Restaurant
1469 N IL Rt 2
Oregon, IL 61061
(800) 468-4222
http://www.maxsonrestaurant.com/

Take a riverboat cruise with lunch or dinner with Maxson Riverboat and Restaurant. Many people find this riverboat experience to be exciting and entertaining for dining out. You cruise down Rock River on an authentic paddlewheel and make a stop along the river's bank for your meal. The entire voyage is about 15 miles long. You'll see awesome panoramic views of Lowden State Park and Chief Black Hawk, the biggest concrete monolith in the U.S.

If you choose to dine at the restaurant, it's located near the riverboat dock. The restaurant offers a buffet of fresh food and beverages every day of the year, including holidays. It provides scenic views of Rock River and other landmarks. Parking isn't a problem for guests. There's a large lot near the restaurant for your convenience.

Make your reservations for the riverboat or restaurant by calling Maxson Riverboat and Restaurant.

Stenny's Road House
807 S 7th St
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-2300
http://www.rhouse.org/

Stenny's Road House is a local favorite for dining and one of the oldest eateries around Oregon. It features a comfortable lounge and dining area. It's not a fancy establishment, but a nice family-friendly place to take kids. They provide both a main menu and weekend buffet. You don't need reservations to dine at Stenny's, but you should call for the hours of operation.

Alfano's Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant
801 S 4th St
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-2774

Alfano's Pizzeria & Italian Restaurant has great reviews for providing delicious meals. They serve pastas, pizzas and other traditional Italian cuisine. Many patrons consider their prices to be affordable. It can get a little crowded with hungry diners, so it's best to call ahead.

La Vigna
2190 S Daysville Rd
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-4413

This Italian restaurant has a variety of dishes. They serve pastas, desserts and salads. Most patrons consider La Vigna one of the better restaurants around Oregon for dinner and special occasions. The atmosphere is friendly and comfortable for those who dine at the restaurant. The staff is also known to be attentive to the needs of guests.

Call La Vigna when you get to your Oregon Inn. This place may require reservations and hours may change due to the seasons.