The Lock 16 Café and Center provides a quaint, vintage setting with a focus on Illinois history. The Lock 16 Café offers healthy and seasonal cuisine, as well as vegetarian, gluten-free and vegan friendly options, all using fresh ingredients and prepared to order. The Lock 16 Café is located in the I&M Canal Visitor Center. 


Lock 16 Hours: 

Thursday – Monday

7 AM – 3 PM

Closed Tuesday & Wednesday


Address: 754 First Street LaSalle, IL 61301

Phone: (815)223-1851


To reserve for 2021 & 2022 events, please email or call the front desk for more information.