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Featured on KSDK's "Show Me St. Louis" television program.  2003

SUNDAY, Belleville News Democrat Newspaper, 2003

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Welcome To Good Ol' Days

(618) 588-4582

5 East Hanover, New Baden IL 62265


If you’re looking for a restaurant with great food, great service, great price, and kid-friendly, Good Ol' Days Restaurant is the place to go! Feel the warmth of HOME as you gaze at the walls ( and ceilings) that are  full of original antiques .

Located in the heart of downtown New Baden, Illinois, Good Ol' Days Restaurant serves up delicious down home cooking.  "Food so good you'll think we stole your grandma!"TM


With over 18 years in the business, you know your going to be eating good.  We are Famous for our Home-style cooking from The BEST fried chicken to the our unbelievable pies our menu is endless! 

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Start your morning off right with our "Almost Famous" County Crock"  

Come back for lunch to enjoy a variety of Lunch and Dinner Specials.  Beef tips and noodles, chicken pot pie, ham and beans served with cornbread muffins and homemade beef stew and flaky biscuits. Truly Grandmas comfort food. Specials change daily so there is always something new. 

 Stop in for dinner for our hand battered fish. Bluegill, catfish, cod and whitefish. All mouthwatering favorites. But we are well know for our hands down BEST fried Chicken! Available anytime.

Don't forget our Homemade pies!

 Chocolate cream, Peanut Butter Chocolate, Coconut Cream   ( an all around favorite)  Banana Cream, Our own recipe Hawaiian Delight ( coconut, pineapple and bananas mixed with vanilla cream) Pecan, Pumpkin, and  Mixed Berry ( 5 different fruits and baked with a top crust) Fruit pies with crumb topping Apple, Cherry and Peach. Then we get a little creative with our Carmel pie, Oatmeal pie ( tastes just like the cookie) and Homemade Custard. We also have a few ready made pies like Boston cream, Lemon Meringue, and sugar Free Fruit Pies. Take out containers are readily available because the chances will NOT have room in your belly!


If fried chicken is your favorite, visit us on Wednesday and Sunday for the "ALL YOU CAN EAT CHICKEN", served up family style with all the fixins. Chicken and Dumplings, Cole Slaw, mashed potatoes and gravy, applesauce, corn and green beans and of course our homemade rolls.

 All you can Eat whitefish is second as our specialty. And come check out our Scrumptious Frog Legs every Thursday. JUICY !

Give us a call to find out what the FAVORITE is today !

(618) 588-4582

We offer a full kids menu served with drink and side included. 


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So tell your family and friends you want to eat at Good Ol' Days Restaurant.  We look forward to serving you!

Hours:  Monday-Saturday  6am-8pm
Sunday 7am-8pm

* Menu and Prices subject to change.


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