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BoodaLu Steakhouse

117 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-2921
+1 217-222-3100
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
117 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-2921
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend BoondaLu! First off, it’s named after the owners two dogs that have since passed and you know I love fur babies! Second the food was amazing! Crab cakes, filet, and a delicious dessert martini! The owner; Michael, made sure to greet every guest...More

Thank julzbaker
Reviewed 1 week ago

Often when a restaurant sees an unaccompanied customer, they get shuffled off to a small corner. The server seated me one table away from the very large gas fireplace. I was facing the windows across the room that overlook the Mississippi, which is across the...More

Thank Thekansaspyet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordering off the menu would have been better They only had a buffet going the time we were there, They couldn't seem to be able to keep it filled and most of the food was cold when it should have been hot need more practice...More

Thank Bette B
Michael B, Owner at BoodaLu Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry we did not exceed your expectations. Next Mother's Day we will not have a buffet but a limited menu.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here, sitting outside watching the sun go down. Our meals, including a steak, were perfectly cooked, the service was excellent and the host very welcoming. I really doubt you would get such excellent and generous service anywhere else in Quincy....More

Thank motomoda
Michael B, Owner at BoodaLu Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I appreciate your review. Thanks from all of us at BoodaLu!

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We've eaten at Boodaloo many times. Food is excellent, drinks are excellent and service is excellent. We enjoy the aged steaks and the drinks. This is a comfortable restaurant down by the river in an old refurbished brick building that's been totally redone. Tons of...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great restaurant with a comfortable dressy or casual atmosphere. The food is impressive and service excellent. My steak was perfectly cooked and flavorable. Kudos to Michael and his staff.

Thank Connie S
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

The service and food were perfection! It was by far one of the best dinners I’ve ever had! My co-worker and I were treated like special guests and the food was impressive! Thank you to the owner for making our dinner out a night to...More

Thank Kristi G
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Fresh ingredients, steak cooked to perfection, light dressing on the side just as ordered! Great service too... friendly and accommodating.

Thank runningmom99_11
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Love going to Boodalu! Michael is a tremendous host and always talks with the patrons to be sure they are fully satisfied. The food is delicious, with a variety of options to choose frim. I have never been disappointed. Always a good selection of wines...More

Thank JulieAnderson8
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Be sure to come here for a great steak, although everything is excellent. The atmosphere is great. This old building is a gem and the owners have made this the place to go for a great evening out.

Thank dandT280KM
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Response from Sara C | Reviewed this property |
Yes. I took my niece and nephew. They are 7 & 10.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Hampshire St, Quincy, IL 62301-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Quincy
  • Phone Number: +1 217-222-3100
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Classic yet casual steakhouse. Serving premium steaks, chops and fish. Excellent Service and Delicious Food. Beautiful restored 1872 building located next to the Mississippi River.
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