Elements Restaurant: Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sunday Brunch is a guest favorite. Reservations are recommended.

The Back Door Lounge:A laid-back atmosphere with great food and your favorite drinks.

Outdoor Dining on the Veranda (as weather permits): The best combination around: a great view of the Illinois River Valley and great food, too!

Starved Rock Cafe: Opens early! Our specialty is Douwe Egberts Coffee, breakfast, lunch and snacks. (Plus Artisan Ice Cream & Gelato, travel supplies, books, wine, gifts and more)

Trailheads Concessions: Located in the Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center. Serving lunch and Artisan Ice Cream, fudge, funnel cakes and more (hiking supplies & souvenirs, hoodies & T-shirts, too).


Elements at Starved Rock

 Elements serves breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Make Elements your choice for a leisurely lunch, casual dinner or family get together.  Sunday Brunch is a favorite at Starved Rock because there’s something for everyone. In addition we have a variety of wines, homemade Artisan…

(815) 220-7321· Reservations recommended · Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
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Back Door Lounge & Veranda

The Back Door Lounge is located on the north side of Starved Rock Lodge overlooking Starved Rock. It is a great place to grab a bite to eat, enjoy a cold Signature Ale and have great conversations catching up with friends.  Our Veranda is truly a…

(815) 220-7322 • Live Music on Friday & Saturday nights from 8-11 pm


The Starved Rock Cafe is located just off the Lobby. Open daily at 6:30 am for the early birds.  Stop in for a warm scone, a breakfast sandwich, coffee or latte!  Cafe serves breakfast, lunch or an afternoon snack after your hike in the park.  We…

Open daily at 6:30 am · Free WIFI · Wine Tasting at 4 pm every Saturday
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Trailheads Snacks & Souvenirs

Start your Starved Rock adventure out at Trailheads Snacks & Souvenirs. Located in the Visitor Center, Trailheads offers sandwiches, hot dogs, pizza, Artisan Ice Cream, pretzels and nachos, plus gifts and great souvenirs. We also have a wide selection of Starved Rock hoodies, ball caps…

(815) 220-7360 · Located in Vistor's Center ·Sandwiches & Artisan Ice Cream