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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Per State Mandate, Masks are now REQUIRED regardless of immunization status as we are a State facility. This includes all areas of the Lodge, Cafe, Main Dining Doom, Back Door Lounge, Visitor’s Center and Trailheads Concessions.

Dining at Starved Rock Lodge

Reservations are highly recommended in the Main Dining Room. Carry-out orders may also be placed at the Bar in the Back Door Lounge or at the Host Stand. Call (815) 220-7321. The Cafe is open daily.

  • Lodge Restaurant

    Breakfast: 8:00AM-10:30AM
    Lunch: 11:00AM-2:00PM
    Dinner: 5:00PM-8:00PM (5:00PM-9:00PM Friday & Saturday)
    Brunch Buffet 10:30AM-2PM
    Dinner 5:00PM-8:00PM

  • Indoor Dining Available

    Reservations recommended.
    Carry-outs available, too.
    Please call (815) 220-7321.

  • Lodge Weekly Specials

    The Main Dining Room and Back Door Lounge will be serving all-day specials to help your week fly-by-faster! Weekly specials currently include; Midwest Mondays, Taco Tuesdays, and Burger and Beer Fridays.

  • Back Door Lounge

    Try a signature cocktail or locally-brewed craft beer.

  • Entertainment

    Live Music makes a every Friday night fun on the Veranda (seasonal) from 8-11pm.

  • The Veranda

    Outdoor dining available for lunch and dinner. Please be patient as we do our best to serve you with limited staff.

  • Trailheads Concessions

    Open Saturday & Sunday from 10AM to 4PM. Snacks, corn dogs, ice cream, fudge, souvenirs and more.

  • The Cafe

    Open for breakfast, lunch, snacks and sweet treats. Souvenirs, beer and wine also available.

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