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:
- Friday & Saturday: Open 8:00am to 10:00pm
- Sunday: Open 8:00am to 9:00pm
- Monday: Open 8:00am to 12:00pm
- Thursday: Open 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Open Friday, Saturday & Sunday! (Seasonally)
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 Buffet
Join 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 on Friday to Monday!
8:00am to 10:45am
We welcome everyone staying at the resort and the public too!
Honey Pot Sweet ShopThursday to Sunday - 7:00am to 10:00pm
Monday to Wednesday - 7:00am to 11:00am
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 at 11:00am during Waterpark hours!
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.