Music and outdoor dining with a great view! Weather permitting, we have a few more chances to bring you some great music in the great outdoors. The scenic Illinois River Valley serves up a sunset and panoramic view that is truly photo-worthy! Join us on the Veranda from 8-11 pm (except on Sept. 21 & Sept. 28). Sept. 12: Stephen Bores Sept. 13 Gas Road Riot Sept. 19: Steve & Steve Sept. 20: Steve Sharp (4-7 Read More
Join us for Music with a View on the Veranda on select dates: Sept. 12: Stephen Bores (8-11 pm) Sept. 13: Gas Road Riot (8-11 pm) Vintage Illinois Wine Festival Weekend Sept. 19: Steve & Steve (8-11 pm) Sept. 21: Steve Sharp (4-7 pm) Sept. 28: Keg Tapping (Bears vs. Packers at noon) Keg Tapping about 3 pm!
Join us for some laid-back music in the Back Door Lounge every Friday night from 8-11 pm. Click here to see the line-up. No cover. Great drinks. Try a pint of Starved Rock Signature Ale with some Gorgonzola Nachos. Bring your friends and family and spend an evening at the Rock!
KEG TAPPING! Autumn kicks off with our annual Keg Tapping event on September 28 at 3:00 pm. Head out to the Veranda and be one of the lucky ones who gets to sample the new beer for the season! German music is mixed with a great view, great food and lots of fun. OKTOBERFEST DINNERS Oktoberfest Dinners will be held in the Great Hall of Starved Rock Lodge on Oct. 11 & 12 (Burgoo Weekend) and again Read More
In the summer, live music is part of our Veranda Parties every Friday & Saturday night from 8-11 pm. Friday nights feature bands and Saturday nights are acoustic guitar. Click HERE to see the Summer Entertainment Schedule on the Veranda at Starved Rock Lodge. Outdoor dining can’t be beat! You’ll enjoy the food and the view. We have Brick Oven Pizza, Giant Pretzels & more! Craft beer, too. Ask about Starved Rock Signature Ale. After Read More
We have our own special beer and it’s called Starved Rock Signature Ale. Produced by Leinenkugel Breweries, the hand-crafted beer is a cross between an English-style amber ale and a pale ale. It’s fresh and it’s on tap. “You can’t buy it in a store,” said Food and Beverage Manager, Andrea Yeruski, “You can only get this at Starved Rock’s Back Door Lounge.” The last time we counted, Starved Rock sold 7,582 pints of Signature Ale! Read More
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The Back Door Lounge is located on the northeast side of Starved Rock Lodge, overlooking historic Starved Rock. It’s a place to escape and unwind, sip on a cocktail and enjoy the beauty of Starved Rock and the Illinois River Valley. Outdoor dining is available on the Veranda (weather permitting). This is OUR 19th hole or 19th Canyon! Open daily, our menu has a wide variety of choices for appetizers, lunch and dinner. Our friendly staff is happy Read More
Beginning at 4:00 p.m., on Saturday, November 8th, enjoy the Leinenkugel Pub Crawl to all local bars in Utica. Have one of your favorite Leinenkugel Beers (which have become a true favorite here in LaSalle County) or try something new. Start at any bar listed on the crawl to get your passport, bring it (filled out) to Starved Rock Lodge’s Back Door Lounge by 8:00 p.m. to qualify for giveaways! Be back at the Back Door Lounge by Read More
If you love Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Patsy Cline and performers from yesteryear, you’ll love our Tribute to the Stars series. Each musical tribute show includes lunch or dinner, entertainers that take you back in time and a memorable setting in the historic ambiance of our Great Hall. Here’s a great tip: tickets to a show makes a great holiday, birthday or anniversary gift for parents or grandparents. Seniors tell us they love the combination of Read More