To make lunch reservations call 630-554-7100 or submit a request here & our staff will contact you to confirm within 2 business days.
CLOSED for the Season
Reservations are recommended 10:45 am – 1:45 pm and between 4:45 pm to 7:45 pm
Friday and Saturday (10:45 am – 2:00 pm)
Reservations are recommended
This season, Emerson Creek will not be able to host any bridal or baby showers.
Large groups for lunch or dinner should be no larger than 10 guests.
For same day or next day reservations, please call.
Parties of 10 or more, please make your reservation for
10:45, 11:00 or 1:00.
If you need to cancel or reschedule your reservation please remember to email or call.
5126 Stephens Road
Oswego, IL 60543
Please note we offer gluten-free items we are not a gluten-free facility.
We are not a nut free facility
A sweet and tangy salsa served with tortilla chips.
This creamy dip is served in a bread bowl.
Soup of the Day
Cream “Soup of the Day” (creamy-chicken base)
Italian Christmas (Natale) (broth-chicken base)
Large Bowl $6.99
Add fruit or muffin $1.00 extra
Add fruit and a muffin $1.50 extra
Fall Grilled Cheese
Rustic bread, Cheddar cheeses, along with homemade pear butter make up this delicious sweet and salty grilled cheese sandwich.
Served with crispy kettle chips and fresh-cut fruit.
Citrus Glazed Salmon
This entree is grilled and served over lemon linguine.
3 Mini Hot Club Sampler
Mini hot ham and cheese sandwich, Mini chicken, bacon & ranch sandwich, and a roasted veggie with mozzarella and a drizzle of pesto sandwich. Served with baked sweet potato fries.
A small cup of soup may be added to any entree for $3.99
Bowl of crispy kettle chips $1.25
Choose 2 of the following items for a perfect pairing!
*Soups (cream or broth) *1/2 Sandwich
*1/2 Signature Salad *1/2 Flower pot Salad ($1.00 extra)
Choice of Salad Dressings:
*Signature (Champagne Vinaigrette), Balsamic Italian Vinaigrette ~ Poppyseed ~ Honey Mustard ~ Ranch ~ Blue Cheese
Our Signature Salad is a blend of juicy pears, sugared walnuts, blue cheese, and dried cranberries. Served over mixed greens with a sweet vinaigrette.
Add grilled chicken $3.00
Add Salmon $4.00
Holiday Flowerpot Salad
Our popular flowerpot salad is a mix of greens, grilled chicken, roasted beets, fried goat cheese, apple, cranberries, and pecans. Served wtih apple cider vinaigrette or dressing of your choice.
Peach Blackberry Cobbler
The favorite of many! A mixture of fruit, berries, and a delicate crust perfectly warmed and served with vanilla ice cream. (not vegetarian-friendly) Available gluten-free (vegetarian-friendly)
Santa Treat Plate
An assortment of 8-10 bite-size treats.
Whole sandwich w/fruit $15.99
* Oven-roasted Turkey Club w/Provolone cheese on a Pretzel roll
* Oven-roasted Turkey w/Cranberry/Raspberry spread
Choice of Bread:
croissant, marble rye, pretzel roll, or house-baked cracked wheat bread.
or Gluten-Free Bread available upon request ($1.00 extra)
Veggie Wrap: Hummus, carrots, cucumbers, avocado, red peppers, cheddar, lettuce, and tomato rolled in a sundried tomato tortilla
Strawberry Lemonade $3.95
Arnold Palmer (iced tea/lemonade) $2.95
Weekly specialty tea $2.95
Hot Specialty Teas $3.50
Raspberry Iced Tea (sweetened) $2.75
Soft drinks: Coke, Diet Coke, Cherry Coke, Sprite,
Fanta Orange, Rootbeer, Lemonade $2.75
Bottled water, Iced tea $2.75
(Seasonal) Hot Apple Cider $2.75
Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich
Turkey and cheese on a Croissant
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Served with fruit
Your choice of Apple Juice, Chocolate Milk, Coke, Diet Coke, Cherry Coke, Sprite, Fanta Orange, Rootbeer, Lemonade
Small double scoop of vanilla ice cream with chocolate or strawberry sauce
& whipped cream
"Absolutely lovely place! Such a treat every time I visit!"
"This is the perfect place to go with a group of girlfriends, or a mom and daughter lunch. There is so much charm to this farm house restaurant."
"The soup was heavenly. I was able to snag a bite of my sisters chocolate mousse pie and peach cobbler before it was devoured in 2 minutes. Desserts were phenomenal. While the quality of the food was outstanding."
"Home cooking at its best. Everything is fresh and flavorful. Simple menu appetizers, salads sandwiches and hot entree."
"Such a wonderful destination! Loads of charm, great food, nice people, and beautiful scenery. I can't wait to go back!"
"Such a great, welcoming place to relax and unwind. A perfect brunch spot. We love their strawberry lemonade! And their adorable and charming gift shop is a must!"