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Bill’s BBQ



1215 E. Eighth St.
Metropolis, Illinois 62960



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Visit this Metropolis icon for barbecue done the old fashion way! In business since 1965 and located just 2 blocks from Ft. Massac State Park you will enjoy some of the best breakfast sandwiches and BBQ in town!

Open 4:00 am – 4:00 pm Tuesday – Saturday

Bridges Dining Company

Located inside Harrah’s
Metropolis, Illinois 62960





Whether we have customers stop by for a hearty breakfast in the morning, a savory bite for lunch or crave something for dinner that will send your stomach into a food frenzy, our very own Bridges Dining Company has something that will keep you coming back for more.

The menu features barbeque items that are smoked in house with hardwood using our own signature rubs. If you like Steaks, Classics and Distinctive Southern dishes Bridges Dining Company’s your place. Great food, Great Company = Great Connection.

Lunch 11:30am-2pm
Dinner 4:30pm-10:30pm
Bar (Lunch) 11:30am-2pm
Bar (Dinner) 4:30pm-11pm

China House Buffet

1201 E. Eighth St
Metropolis, Illinois 62960



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Bringing the atmosphere of China to Metropolis, The China House Buffet has opened in a newly remodeled facility. This deluxe buffet has everything you could possibly want and more. From Chinese favorites, pizza, American classics, seafood, salad and desserts you will find something you will enjoy. Located across U.S.

11:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m. daily



310 Ferry Street
Metropolis, Illinois


Simply put: Great. Italian. Food. Conveniently located right on Ferry Street a short walk from Harrah’s, Cordavino’s offers fine Italian dishes, sandwiches and pizzas. Dine in or carry out, seven days a week!

El Tequila Mexican Restaurant


1407 E. Fifth St
Metropolis, Illinois 62960




Located directly across from Ft. Massac State Park you will feel like you have stepped across the border into old Mexico. Select from the finest traditional Mexican cuisine or have a drink from the bar.

11:00 a.m.-10:00 p.m. daily

Fat Edd’s Roadhouse



323 Ferry St.
Metropolis, Illinois 62960



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Located two blocks from Harrah’s Fat Edd’s Roadhouse offers a variety of foods and drinks. Many appetizers such as peel-n-eat shrimp, great food choices from salads to Roadhouse platters. They also offer a full bar.

Open daily 11:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Fresh Buffet


Harrah’s Metropolis

100 E Front St.
Metropolis, Illinois 62960


(618) 524-6116


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You’ll feel like you’re down home when you sit down at Fresh Buffet, the all-you-can-eat casual dining restaurant at Harrah’s Metropolis. Fresh Buffet features Southern and country-style cuisine for lunch and dinner, with dishes like cornmeal fried catfish, hush puppies and pecan pie.


703 W. 10th St.

Metropolis, Illinois 62960


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Down-home cookin’ at Rube’s is served up three meals a day. The cooks in the kitchen specialize in cooking “the way your mamma made it'” so you’ll find something to your liking on the menu. Daily specials are sure to please even the pickiest eater.


6:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
6:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Saturday
6:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sunday

Sissy’s – A Sweet Shoppe

613 Market Street
Metropolis, Illinois


Your place for sweet treats, right off of Superman Square. Featuring artisanal ice cream, fudge, cookies, cupcakes, espresso, coffee and more sweet treats than you can imagine!




Just Like Momma’s Home Cooking

901 E. 5th St.


The name says it all.  If you want mouthwatering fried chicken, mashed potatoes, green beans, corn and dessert so good you’ll slap your momma (well, you know better than that) you need to eat at Just Like Momma’s Home Cooking.  From Nashville HOT Chicken to daily specials there is no doubt this menu is the pinnacle of southern food at its finest.






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Dairy Queen

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618 524-5454


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Huddle House

2105 E. 5th St.


Pizza Hut /
Wing Street

U.S. 45 & I-24





2105 E. 5th St.

Sonic Drive-In



1403 E. Fifth St.





903 E. Fifth St.