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Fin Inn

1500 W. Main St.
Grafton, IL 62037
(618) 786-2030 PHONE
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Fin Inn



This unique aquarium restaurant is located right on the historic scenic byway in Grafton. The family-owned and operated restaurant features four 2,000-gallon aquariums with fish native to the Mississippi River as well as several different species of turtles. Twenty-one of the tables have tableside aquarium viewing windows. Known for its Turtle Soup, the Fin Inn has a full feature menu that includes several kinds of fish, steak, chicken and seafood. Homemade desserts are a specialty!



Price Range


$$

Cuisine


Seafood

Hours of Operation


Open daily in summer 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Winter Hours
Sunday - Thursday: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday - Saturday: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Closed Easter, Thanksgiving & Christmas


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Fin Inn
1000 West Main Street, Great River Road Route 100, Grafton, IL 62037
3.5 of 5 bubbles
158 Reviews
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Recent Reviews
James T
Saint Louis
Trip type:
Family
Charming restaurant scenery
Apr 23, 2018
I'm glad I tried this restaurant. The aquarium was unique and that is the attraction that will bring you in: your friends and young children will LOVE the variety of... more »
Babu2773
Chicago, Illinois
Trip type:
Couples
Excellent service, okay food
Mar 31, 2018
We were intrigued by the aquarium concept and decided to give the place a try. We were greeted immediately and told to sit anywhere. We selected a table with some... more »
Judy T
Saint Louis, Missouri
Trip type:
Couples
Great Eats!
Mar 31, 2018
Large portions and good flavor. Order the fillets, not too much breading, plenty of flavor, and two large servings. You must go up stairs to get in then back down... more »
dknell616
Shelbyville, Illinois
Trip type:
Couples
Great for watching eagles.
Feb 20, 2018
Beautiful drive, river view, eagles, tug boats. Just country comfort & beauty, Small towns to visit with homemade crafts, friendly little bars to socialize and good home cooked food at... more »
Mary P
Trip type:
Family
Very neat place...1st time there- service was terrible!
Jan 31, 2018
We were there on 1/27/2018- I debated even writing a review, but I think the management deserves to know. We were seated fairly quickly and in a friendly manner. We... more »
1-5 of 158 Reviews

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