Outdoor Dining with a View
The Veranda is open (weather permitting) during warm weather. It’s the perfect place to enjoy outdoor dining with a panoramic view of Starved Rock State Park and the scenic Illinois River Valley. The Veranda is dog-friendly (dogs must be on a leash).
Outdoor Dining with the Best View
Join us for outdoor dining on a bluff overlooking Starved Rock.
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Full Bar Service
When the Veranda is open for outdoor dining, food and beverage service is on a first-come-first-served basis. Please maintain social distancing from other tables. Face masks are required to enter Lodge.
Join us next summer!
Due to COVID-19, our summer music line-up was cancelled in 2020. We look forward to next summer and hope to have live music with amazing sunsets in 2021.
Doggie Delights Menu
Just for the pups!
- Chicken Filet $3.95
- 1/4 lb Hot Dog $3.95
- Beef Patty $3.95
- Collapsible Drinking Bowl $9.99
Back Door Lounge
Try a signature cocktail or locally-brewed craft beer.
Indoor food and beverage service. Seating capacity: 50%.
Indoor dining is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Reservations required.
Trailheads is closed for the season. We’ll reopen mid-March of 2021.
The Starved Rock Café
Carry-out breakfast, lunch, snacks and sweet treats. Souvenirs, beer and wine also available. Seating capacity: 50%.