Did you find your favorite spot?  Are you catching tons of fish?  There is no need to leave that spot to eat.  Just call (815) 824 2481 and order your food and we will deliver right to your boat.  Then come in after your trip for a cold beer or ice cream, watch your favorite sports team, and tell us your fishing stories.

Shabbona Lake State Park is blessed to have the area’s most popular Café’. It is called Pokanoka’s Café, named after Chief Shabbona’s Wife. Pokanoka’s overlooks scenic Shabbona Lake with a magnificent view through very large glass windows. The 60 seat Café also has outdoor seating, with a decorative pergola, for an additional 40 diners.

Pokanoka’s Hours For 2020:

April 1st  – Memorial Day Weekend
Saturdays & Sundays 11AM – 4PM

Memorial Day Weekend – Labor Day Weekend
Monday – Thursday 11 AM – 4 PM
Friday 11 AM – 8 PM
Saturday 11 AM – 8 PM
Sunday 11 AM – 7 PM

Labor Day – Columbus Day
Saturday and Sunday 11AM – 4PM

Shabbona Lakeside Bait, Tackle and Boat Rental, Pokanoka’s Cafe and The Camp Store are now closed for the 2020 season.  Thank you for your continued support and we wish you a safe and healthy winter.  We look forward to seeing you all in the spring of 2021!