Colonial Room

Colonial Room Lunch at the Illini Union

Colonial Room Menu

House-Made Specialties Every Day

The Colonial Room Lunch at the Illini Union is the perfect setting to take candidates, gather for a working lunch, or celebrate a milestone. Buffet selections include fresh, hot entrees; an extensive fresh salad bar and deli; homemade soups; and delightful desserts. The buffet is open to everyone! Reservations are accepted but not required (217-244-4261). Pay by cash, check, credit card, Illini Cash, or department account number.

Prices (including beverages, dessert, and tax)

  • Standard rate: $11.95
  • Senior discounted rate (age 65 & above): $10.50
  • Children 12 and under: $5.74
  • Children under 4: Free

Location

The Colonial Room is located on the first floor of the Illini Union. 

The Colonial Room will be closed after service on Friday, August 4 through Sunday, August 27.

Regular hours will begin on Monday, August 28.

Summer Hours

Monday - closed

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday - 11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m.

Department Charges

Departments can manage their accounts to make charging Colonial Room meals quick and simple.

Colonial Room Rewards

Purchase 12 Colonial Room Buffet meals, and your next buffet meal is only $6.00! Request your punch card the next time you visit us, and start earning Colonial Room Rewards. We can't wait to see you!

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