Located near the confluence of the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers – Grafton, Illinois is a little river town steeped in history. In the heart of that history is the Ruebel Hotel. The Ruebel was built in 1879, caught fire in 1912 and was rebuilt and renovated in 1997.
In 2008 new owners took over and renovated the hotel to modern standards – all rooms are equipped with emerald plus pillow top mattresses, 29″ flat screen TV’s, installed hairdryers, free WI-FI, and full satellite service.
The Ruebel has the original beautiful bar from the 1904 St. Louis Word’s Fair which is a must to see. It is a part of history. The Ruebel Restaurant offers excellent food and a great variety of wines, spirits and beers.
The Ruebel Restaurant has an upbeat atmosphere that appeals to all ages. From fine red wine to a cold glass of Budweiser, we can quench your thirst. Come see why we are one of the favorite bars in Grafton!
To ensure a flavorful meal we start with the freshest ingredients available. We only serve Angus Beef and hand select all of our meats to maintain our quality. Our homemade dressings are made with canola oil for a healthier choice.
And don’t forget to stop by the bar, it is a piece of history from the 1904 World’s Fair.
We look forward to seeing you soon.