Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
801 East Main Street
Carbondale, IL 62901
Phone: (618) 457-3347
Fax: (618) 549-2897
An exciting addition to Southern Illinois' dining scene, Legends at Walkers Bluff is an upscale restaurant specializing in American cuisine. Bedecked in rustic charm and sophistication, the dining room at Legends presents an idyllic venue for celebrating special occasions and even casual dining. The experience is enhanced by exceptional food, top-notch service and the classy ambiance. A lot of attention has been paid to detail and the menu highlights seasonal and superior ingredients. Must-trys would have to be the Pan Seared Atlantic Cod, Grilled Portobello Burger, Blackened Bison and Kobe Ribeye. Complements to the food include handpicked wines, artisan micro-brews and signature cocktails. The lovely patio with its blazing firepits is the perfect spot to unwind or enjoy a romantic dinner; and private banquet rooms are also available. Reserve ahead to make the most.
Having been featured on numerous TV shows like Good Morning America and newspapers and magazines like The New York Times and Vogue among others, 17th Street Bar Grill is famous for its tasty pulled pork, delicious ribs, delectable mac and cheese and heavenly baked beans. Previously managed by Mark Mills and now by his daughter Amy Mills, the restaurant is quite cosy both indoors and outdoors. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. The eatery also has a full bar, where one can pick their favorite drinks with their favorite food, the prices being delightfully reasonable.
The menu at Sao Asian Bistro comprises delicacies from various parts of Asia, many of which have a Western touch to them. You can start your Asian meal with appetizers like chicken Asian wrap, Asian salt and pepper shrimp and crab rangoon, before moving on to all the scrumptious lunch or dinner items. The Bulgugui Korean grill, lemon grass tilapia and Thai spicy duck with leeks are some of the dishes you can feast on. Confections like Chinese rice pudding complete the meal nicely. There is also a wine menu featuring white, red, Asian and local varieties.