Dining

There are several dining options at Starved Rock State Park (near North Utica, IL). Within the Lodge, you’ll find historic ambiance in our Main Dining Room, where the atmosphere is friendly and casualOpen daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sunday Brunch is a guest favorite. Reservations are recommended.

The Back Door Lounge is located on the east side of Starved Rock Lodge and has a laid-back atmosphere with great food and your favorite drinks. Just outside the Back Door Lounge, we offer outdoor dining on the Veranda (as weather permits). Located in the heart of LaSalle County, experience the scenic view of the Illinois River Valley and great food, too! It’s a great place for a family photo. Just off the hotel lobby is the Starved Rock Cafe which opens early to offer Douwe Egberts coffee, breakfast, lunch, snacks and even souvenirs.

Trailheads Concessions is located inside the Starved Rock State Park Visitor Center. Stop here before or after your hike for snacks, lunch, Artisan ice cream, fudge, funnel cakes and more.