23 Best Bars in Decatur

Castro's Tex-Mex Grill Bar • $
130 S Oakland Ave, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Steak Egg & Cheese Taco
Signature House Queso
Short Skirt Signature
Tex-Mex Cheese Corn
Fajita Veggie Bowl
Potato Egg

“Castro's Tex-Mex Grill offers a sleek and welcoming interior, with a fantastic menu of authentic and flavorful Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine. The hard-working and likable staff, along with the interactive and engaging owner, ensure a great dining experience for all guests. The tortillas used for the tacos and the quality of the ingredients are highly praised, creating a truly authentic atmosphere.“

4.7 Superb33 Reviews
Sundown Lounge Bar • $
2998 N 22nd St, Decatur

“we are not a restaurant.. lol“

4.8 Superb17 Reviews
Woody's Bar • $
1190 W South Side Dr, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Sausage and Pepperoni Pizza
White Sausage Garlic Pizza
Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza
Supreme Pizza
Sausage Pizza
Cheese Pizza

“Woody's is a laid-back bar with a friendly atmosphere, perfect for playing darts, pool, and slots. The outdoor area features a cozy fire pit, ideal for enjoying a drink. On Wednesdays, visitors can enjoy free poker night with the Smoke'n Aces Poker League, accompanied by great pizza and ice-cold beer.“

5 Superb9 Reviews
Nellie's Tavern Bar • $
2717 N Main St, Decatur

“Best stop in Decatur ! Always a go to !“

5 Superb7 Reviews
Captain's Palace Bar • $
411 E William St, Decatur
4.9 Superb7 Reviews
Winery Bar Bar • $
1093 W Main St, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Double Winery Burger with Cheese and Vicki's BBQ Chips
dbl Winnery Burger with Cheese
Grilled Tenderloin Sandwich
Winery Burger w Everything

“Winery Bar is a friendly neighborhood spot on Decatur's west end, near Millikin University. This down-home dive bar serves up the best smash burgers in town, including their signature Winery burgers. The atmosphere is calm and personable, with bartenders who make you feel at home. They're accommodating to large parties and provide professional service with a smile. Enjoy a cold beer and a delicious burger in a staple of the West end.“

4.4 Superb42 Reviews
4191 US-36, Decatur

“Had a very nice Ribeye steak dinner this evening at The Sport Zone. We also sampled the Rib Tips. On Mondays they have Rib Tips and Fries for $5 and they are very good. Everything was delicious, reasonably priced and the service was great.“

5 Superb2 Reviews
Adam's Apple Bar • $$
411 N 22nd St, Decatur

“Everything!! Friendly people great service!! Fun place“

5 Superb2 Reviews
N J's Place Bar • $
755 S Franklin St, Decatur
5 Superb2 Reviews
Friendly Bar & Grill Bar • $
1935 S Taylorville Rd, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Breaded Pork Tenderloin and Fries
Full Order Biscuits and Gravy
2 Eggs Hashbrowns and Toast
Double Cheeseburger
Hash Browns

“Friendly Bar & Grill offers a standard dive bar atmosphere with good food, catering to an older, quieter crowd that becomes livelier on nights and weekends. Dinner for two with a few drinks typically costs $40-$60 before tip. The restaurant is kid-friendly, with the kitchen open until 9 PM. Customers praise the great service, fast food, and beautiful outdoor flowers, describing it as a nice, cozy place for diner-style meals.“

4.3 Superb32 Reviews
Barb's Place Bar • $
421 N 22nd St, Decatur

“Best place I know to shoot pool (3 tables) and some of the best players in town. Also love the touchtunes jukebox with free photos with instant up loads to facebook video gaming, free jukebox (classic rock). Drink prices are very reasonable and I love the residents aka regular customers.“

4.5 Superb4 Reviews
Lindy Lu's Bar • $
115 W 1st Dr W, Decatur

“Very friendly and welcoming along with great pizza. Can't wait to go back.“

5 Superb1 Reviews
Timbuktu Bar • $$
5843 US-36, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Chicken Wings

“3 of the best cooks! Chey, Keith & Derrick. Wonderful waitresses/bartends' always a very clean environment. I always have a pleasant experience every time I am there. Not to mention the building itself is just gorgeous! ????? for me.“

4.2 Good17 Reviews
Green Street Lounge Bar • $
295 W Green St, Decatur

“This was my first time at this place and the first thing I noticed was there is only one pool table. Once I got inside the staff gave me a warm greeting and made me feel like a regular. The bar was spacious and well stocked. They had a free taco bar that night and it was delicious. I really enjoyed the cozy atmosphere and will be going back soon.“

4 Good7 Reviews
Pop's Place Bar & Grill • $
4335 W Main St, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Double Bacon Cheeseburger
Pulled Pork BBQ Basket
Grilled Chicken Breast
Ribeye Steak Sandwich
Double Cheeseburger
Triple Cheeseburger
Butterfly Shrimp
Walleye Basket
Chicken Salad
Chicken Wrap

“Pop's Place is a cozy and friendly restaurant that offers delicious bar food in a comfortable atmosphere. The cheeseburgers are praised for their simple yet satisfying flavors, while the fries and onion rings/straws are also highlights. The staff is described as very sweet and attentive, with the waitress even baking homemade cupcakes on occasion. The restaurant has a large parking lot and is kid-friendly, with a jukebox and pool tables available.“

4.7 Superb48 Reviews
Bourbon Barrel Bar & Grill Bar • $
1355 IL-48, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Appetizer Sampler

“Good place for a quick quiet lunch.“

4 Good20 Reviews
The Crowbar Bar & Grill • $
1964 S Taylorville Rd, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Brisket Bacon Cheese Toastie
Beef Brisket Horseshoe
Chicken Sandwich
Smoked Chicken
Fried Mushrooms
Brisket Nachos
Crow Burger

“The Crowbar is a restaurant known for its friendly staff, lively atmosphere, and various entertainment options including a jukebox and live music. The menu offers a range of dishes, with the Brisket Noodles being a popular choice, often described as "killer." The restaurant also serves a large tenderloin, although some may find it lacks in comparison to others they've tried. The crow shoe dish, featuring cheesy sauce, is another recommended item. The restaurant also offers side dishes such as fresh-cut fries, fried mushrooms, and watermelon sushi. Additionally, The Crowbar has slot machines on the premises.“

4.4 Superb94 Reviews


Sliderz American • $
5983 US-36, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Potato Salad
Club Sandwich
Fried Pickles
Bacon Jam

“Sliderz is a popular local restaurant that offers a great dining experience. The staff, particularly the lone server running the bar and dining room, provides excellent service and ensures orders are executed correctly. The food, including the brisket wrap and unique potato salad, is praised for its delicious flavors and quality. Customers highly recommend Sliderz, though the staff could use some additional help to keep up with the demand.“

4.4 Superb33 Reviews
Wild Dog Saloon Bar • $
815 S 22nd St, Decatur

“Had a great time yesterday supporting the Ride for Silas Martin poker run benefit. Stayed even longer and provided musical entertainment at the wild dog for returning patrons. God bless you all.“

3.4 Good13 Reviews
The Gin Mill- Decatur Steak House • $$$
124 E Prairie Ave, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Chicken Sandwich Ever
The Cuban Sandwich
Bang Bang Shrimp
Blackened Ribeye
Chocolate Cake
Lobster Bisque
Street Tacos
Caesar Salad
Creme Brulee
House Salad

“The Gin Mill is a charming downtown restaurant with an upscale atmosphere and slightly higher prices, but offers excellent value. Despite the city's limited culinary options, the Gin Mill stands out with delightful dishes like the pork chop dinner and the acclaimed gouda bacon burger. The decor, featuring high ceilings and a beautiful bar, is way above average. While the caesar salad dressing was a slight disappointment, the attentive service and fantastic food make this a restaurant worth revisiting, even for those not local to the area.“

4.3 Superb86 Reviews
Flashback Lounge Cocktail Bar • $
2239 E Wood St, Decatur

“My experience Flashback Lounge has been wonderful. Everybody was friendly, you can feel the friendship, and the waiter and waitresses are very nice. You just feel the respect. Thank you for a wonderful experience. I could only hope to be back very soon.

Parking: Parking experience was fine for me both times that I had visited.“

4.5 Superb4 Reviews
2930 N Main St, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Steak Enchiladas Suizas
Enchiladas Verdes
Lime Margherita
Chicken Fajitas
Salsa and Chips
Cancun Burrito
Mexican Tacos
Street Tacos
Papa Nachos
Waffle Fries

“Cancun Bar Grill Decatur offers friendly staff, decent prices, and generous portions of food. This Mexican restaurant is a local favorite, serving delicious chipotle sauce and accommodating special diets without extra charges. With great food and service, Cancun is a top choice, with only occasional minor disappointments, but consistently great experiences.“

4.1 Good62 Reviews
Lock Stock & Barrel Bar & Grill • $
129 S Oakland Ave, Decatur

Customers` Favorites

Hamburger with Onion Crisps

“Lock Stock & Barrel offers fantastic food, though some reviewers noted a lack of staff during busy nights. A large group found immediate seating, with a great server and delicious burgers. The atmosphere and service were praised, as well as the build your own calzones. However, there was confusion with the menu differing from online listings. Pricing was reasonable overall, but parking fees were mentioned as a downside. While some experienced overcharging on drinks, the general consensus is positive for the tasty food and good service at Lock Stock & Barrel.“

3.4 Good17 Reviews