Outdoor Dining with a View
With a panoramic view of Starved Rock State Park and the scenic Illinois River Valley, enjoy al fresco dining and handcrafted drinks. Pair our signature Gorgonzola Nachos with an ice cold Lodge Lager, brewed locally in Ottawa, Illinois. The Veranda is open during the summer for lunch and dinner. Check back to see updates on our summer music line-up. The Veranda is dog-friendly and boasts a doggie delights menu filled with meats and treats for your four-legged friend.
Dine Out in the Park
Lunch, dinner or late night… enjoy great Lodge food outdoors on our beautiful deck as weather permits.
Memorial Day – Labor Day
Monday – Thursday
Friday – Saturday
Full Bar Service
Whether you’re looking for a craft beer, hand-mixed cocktail or that perfect bottle of wine, the Veranda is the spot to kick-back and enjoy the day or evening.
Live Music on the Veranda
Summer music line-up is pending.
Doggie Delights Menu
Check Out Our Dog Menu
- Chicken Filet $3.95
- 1/4 lb Hot Dog $3.95
- Beef Patty $3.95
- Baked Treats 5 for $1.00 (pumpkin peanut butter)
- Collapsible Drinking Bowl $9.99
Back Door Lounge
Try a signature cocktail or locally-brewed craft beer
Place a carry-out order and enjoy dining on our outdoor pool patio or on the Veranda.
Take a break from hiking trails to grab a quick bite to eat
The Starved Rock Café
Grab a cup of coffee, a sandwich or sweet treat