The Lock 16 Café is located in the Lock 16 Visitor Center and serves breakfast and lunch and caters all of our daytime and evening events in the Lock 16 Center and on the I&M Canal Boat. The Lock 16 Café and Center provides a quaint, vintage setting with a focus on Illinois history and American heritage. The Café offers healthy and seasonal cuisine, as well as vegetarian-friendly options, all using fresh ingredients and prepared to order. Tempt your taste buds with a delicious homemade soup, salad, or sandwich. Top off you quick bite with sweet treat or special dessert before hitting the I&M Canal Boat. They Lock 16 Café also offers flavored lemonade, beer and wine to enjoy while overlooking the natural beauty of the I&M Canal.