Southern IL has some of the best Local Restaurants

Restaurants and Wine folks enjoying some food & white wine


There’s no shortage of fantastic food in southern Illinois.  With something for every palate, we’re sure you’ll find a new favorite from our list below.

Anna, IL

Brick House Grill
308 S Main St
Anna, IL 62906
Phone: 618-833-5367

Brick House Grill is a local bar and restaurant featuring American fare with a gourmet twist. The Salmon Risotto is a favorite among our guests. You will see money stuffed into the cracks and crevices of the brick walls a tradition with patrons who “tip” the building. It is our understanding the proprietors will occasionally collect the money and donate it to charity. A great choice for dinner you won’t be disappointed.

Kings Wok
214 South Main Street
Anna, IL 62906
Phone: 618-833-7552

Offering a wide array of Chinese dishes, this family owned restaurant is a staple for locals.  Dine in or carry out only, be sure to purchase an extra bottle of Vignoles or Traminette from the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail to enjoy with your dinner at your choice of lodging.

Davis Pastry Shop
206 South Main
Anna, IL 62906
Phone: 618-833-2161

Having been in business for over 60 years, the Davis family is well known for their pink cookies.  Be sure to grab a dozen or so for the ride home.


Jordo’s Pizzeria
322 South Main
Anna, IL 62906
Phone: 618-833-3674


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The Iron Whisk
200 South Front Street
Cobden, IL 62920
Phone: 618-893-1999

Featuring a unique and ever-changing menu, this downtown Cobden restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy breakfast or lunch along the Shawnee Hills Wine Trail.  Try their lemon-blueberry dutch baby or smoked Bloody Mary for a special treat.

PeachBarn Winery & Café
560 Chestnut Street
Alto Pass, IL 62905
Phone: 618-893-4923

One of the best winery restaurants. The Peach Barn Cafe offers authentic Swedish cuisine as well as some American fare. Pair one of Hedman’s award-winning wines with dinner for a dining experience you won’t soon forget.


Taqueria Pequena
105 South Appleknocker Drive
Cobden, IL 62920
Phone: 618-893-1353

Cobden’s Little House of Tacos does not disappoint.  If you are looking for fresh, authentic, small batch Mexican food at affordable prices then this is your stop.  Centrally located on the Shawnee Hills Wine trail, this is a MUST try during your visit.


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Dixie BBQ
250 West Road
Jonesboro, IL 62952
Phone: 618-833-6437

A hometown favorite, this restaurant has been serving Southern Illinois delicious, real pit barbecue since 1948. Home of the Hog Burger.


Flamm Orchards & Fruits & Cream Stand – Peach Cobbler and Vanilla Ice Cream Yum!
8760 Old Highway 51 North
Cobden, IL 62920
Phone: 618-893-4241


Fuzzy Tavern
106 North Front Street
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-2814

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