Student-Run Dining at Waterleaf

Waterleaf, located in the college's Culinary & Hospitality Center, is a dining experience that offers real-life training to Culinary Arts, Baking and Pastry Arts, and Restaurant Management students. Patrons will experience students' culinary creativity, utilizing fresh regional and seasonal ingredients while experiencing attentive service in beautiful Waterleaf dining room.

Limited seating is available at each event. Reservations may be made until an event is sold out. For reservations, visit or call (630) 942-2284. . If you or any member of your party have food allergies, sensitivities or dietary restrictions, please let us know when you book your table.

View our Reservation page for more information.  

Summer 2017 Schedule and Menus

International Cuisine Lunches

Join us select Tuesdays beginning June 13th for a culinary trip around the world with our International Cuisine class. This semester we'll be sampling the cuisines of Jamaica, Persia, Mexico, and Korea. Our last menu features a sampling of BBQ and grilling styles from around the world! LUNCHES ARE SOLD OUT!

Open at 11:30a.m. select Tuesdays this summer from June 13th through July 18th
$20 per person (Includes 8.0% tax)

View the Summer International Cuisine Menus

Returning in Fall 2017

Regional American Cuisine Lunches & Dinners

Our Regional American Cuisine class offers contemporary spins on American classics with a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients. The four course prix fixe menu includes your choice of regionally inspired soup, salad, entrée and dessert. Wines available by the glass or bottle.

Lunches available Thursday and Friday with seatings at 11:15, 11:30, or 11:45 a.m.
$17 per person (Includes 8.0% tax)

Dinners available Tuesdays with seatings at 6:45, 7, and 7:15 p.m.
$25 per person (Includes 8.0% tax)

Contemporary à la Carte Cuisine

Enjoy an evening of modern fine dining with dishes prepared from scratch and presented by advanced culinary and hospitality students. Choose the five course prix fixe menu, with or without wine pairings, or select specific dishes with the à la carte option.

Open select Thursdays this fall with seatings 6, 6:15 and 6:30 p.m.
Prix Fix Menu - $60 per person with wine pairings, $50 per person without wine pairings (Includes 8.0% tax)
À la carte options priced as indicated on menu


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Phone Reservations: call (630) 942-2284

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Culinary & Hospitality Center

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL

60137 (630) 942-6428

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