About Us

COMPANY HISTORY

Elder’s Family Restaurant was originally called Elder’s Drink Spot, opened on North 6th in Downtown Quincy in the mid-1950s. Eventually, the business expanded and was moved to its current location at 1800 State in 1970. The 1800 State Street location has a long history of serving food and drink reaching as far back as the 1940s. The Vogel Family purchased the restaurant in 1982 and has continued to provide the Tri-States with great home cookin’ for almost thirty years. The restaurant has a staff of approximately twenty-five full and part-time employees that bring decades of experience to the business.

CATERING

Whether it’s a family picnic, a neighborhood gathering, or a company meal, Elder’s Family Restaurant can handle all your catering needs. We provide a wide assortment of entrees and sides that are available in large quantities to fit your specific needs.  Call us (217-223-7790) for your next lunch or dinner and add some delicious local flavor to your event!

WE ARE A PROUD MEMBER OF THE FOLLOWING ORGANIZATIONS:

Great River Economic Development Foundation
Illinois Sheriffs’ Association
Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce