Food, Fun and FamilyA spectacular family getaway just beyond the natural beauty of Starved Rock State Park, Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort offers a casual and playful dining scene with a fun restaurant and bar, a cafe, coffee and sweet shop and a convenient snack bar.
Jack's Place Restaurant & BarHours of Operation:
(Starting Memorial Day Weekend through Labor Day Weekend)
- Sunday to Thursday: 8am to 10:30am for the Grand Breakfast Buffet, 11am to 2pm for Lunch & 5pm to 9pm for Dinner- Carry-Out Pizza available to 10pm
- Friday & Saturday: 8am to 10:30am for the Grand Breakfast Buffet, 11am to 2pm for Lunch & 5pm to 10pm for Dinner- Carryout Pizza available to Midnight
Open Every Day from 2:00pm to 11:00pm!
Bear Island Outdoor Bar & Grill
Come unwind after a day of adventure in the beautiful Illinois Valley at our serene outdoor bar. Complete with frozen cocktails, beer selection and a menu fit for the occasion! This dining stop is nestled in the scenic outdoor views that overlooks the Curtis Canyon. Come enjoy a drink sitting around the bar or unwinding next to the fire pit. We welcome everyone staying with us at the resort and the general public too!
Grand Express Breakfast BuffetJoin us for our delicious, hot and fresh all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet served in Jack's Place Restaurant! Serving all of your morning favorites with 5 hot items and fresh fruit! We are serving up breakfast every morning, 7 days a week starting Memorial Day Weekend!
8:00am to 10:30am
- Adults - $9.95
- Children - $6.95 (ages 3 - 10)
- 2 & under eat FREE
We welcome everyone staying at the resort and the public too!
Honey Pot Sweet ShopOpen Every Day from 8:00am to 10:00pm
The Grizzly Bean Cafe transitions to the Honey Pot Sweet Shop. Fuel up for a day of adventure on delicious chocolates, decorated cookies, hand-dipped pretzels, saltwater taffy, seasonal fudge, and sweet gummies. Cool down on a hot day with a homemade waffle cone topped with mountainous scoops of ice cream.
Wave Café Snack ShopOpen Every Day from 11:00am to 10:00pm
Surf on over to the Wave Café. Located in Grand Bear Falls, our fun indoor waterpark, the Wave Café is the perfect spot to grab an afternoon treat. The Wave Café serves a variety of concessions, small snacks, chips and refreshing tropical drinks that keep kids happy and ready to play. Adult beverages are also available in the Wave Cafe.