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Meadows Avenue Tap

"Meadows Tap, If Its Not From The Tap It's Crap"

About Us

We’re Meadows Avenue Tap, and we’ve been the premier bar and grill in East Peoria, IL since 2006. With over $55 Million won by our customers, we offer the best gaming experience around. We specialize in private parties, pool leagues, and video gambling. We also offer craft and domestic beer, appetizers, burgers, homemade pizza, wings, and much more for dine-in, carryout, and curbside pickup. We’re looking forward to partnering with Morton, Peoria, and Washington Park consumers to continue to offer a premier bar and grill experience. We’d like to personally invite you to stop by for one of our daily specials, today!

Our Story

Meadows Avenue Tap is a beloved local establishment located in East Peoria, Illinois. Founded in 1995 by brothers John and Michael Johnson, the tap has become a cherished gathering place for the community over the years.

John and Michael were born and raised in East Peoria and aspired to create a welcoming environment where people could come together, enjoy great food and drinks, and make lasting memories. With hard work and determination, they turned their dream into reality when they opened Meadows Avenue Tap.

From the beginning, Meadows Avenue Tap has been committed to providing excellent service and a warm, friendly atmosphere. The Johnson brothers and their dedicated staff go above and beyond to ensure that every customer feels like part of the family. Their warm hospitality and attention to detail have gained them a loyal customer base.

The tap offers an extensive menu of delicious, homemade comfort food and a wide selection of beverages, including craft beers and specialty cocktails. The Johnson brothers take pride in sourcing fresh ingredients locally whenever possible, supporting other businesses in the community.

In addition to serving up tasty food and drinks, Meadows Avenue Tap has become a hub of community engagement. John and Michael strongly believe in giving back to the place that has given so much to them. They actively support local charities, sponsor community events, and provide a welcoming space for local artists and musicians to showcase their talent.

Meadows Avenue Tap has truly become a hub for East Peoria residents to connect, relax, and enjoy great company. The Johnson brothers' unwavering commitment to their community, combined with their dedication to providing exceptional service and quality, have made Meadows Avenue Tap a beloved fixture in East Peoria, Illinois.

Areas Served

Bloomington, IL | East Peoria, IL | Morton, IL | Pekin, IL | Peoria, IL | Washington, IL

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On 10/2/2023 susan bennett had this to say:
We haven't been there for awhile and I'm so glad we came back. The food was delicious and the service was very good.

On 9/26/2023 Randee Ferry had this to say:
Went for the tenderloin sandwich - while in Illinois we always try to find one! These were amazingly good, tasty, the breading was crispy and tenderloin cooked perfect. Highly recommend Meadow Ave. Tap. PS tater tots also done well!

On 9/24/2023 jeremy had this to say:
Great pool tables

On 9/13/2023 chas rocke had this to say:
Great pizza friendly employees.

On 8/5/2023 Jeremy Brabson had this to say:
Kitchen closes at 9pm

Contact Us

Meadows Avenue Tap
2000 Meadow Ave. East Peoria, IL 61611
Phone: (309) 694-0736

Mile and Half East of Eastside Center

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Our Hours

Holiday Hours May Vary. Please Call For Details.

Monday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Sunday: 11:00 AM - 1:00 AM


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