Dining + Entertainment

We raised the bar on conference dining and entertainment.


Our culinary philosophy is to provide a dining experience that represents everything from favorite comfort foods to current culinary trends.

Power up in the morning with made-to-order omelettes, Swedish pancakes and hot Starbucks coffee. Recharge mid-day with crisp paninis, grilled angus hamburgers, and a bounty of fresh salads—and relax in the evening with maki rolls, ancho chili roasted strip loin, and an assortment of fine wines. These are just some of the offerings prepared by our team of professional chefs. We also offer custom menu options for those with special dietary restrictions.

Between meetings and during free times, enjoy several on-site entertainment options. Sip a signature cocktail at Tower Bar, watch your favorite team on big flat screen TVs in the Clubhouse, or snack on some popcorn on movie nights. And if you'd like to explore the surrounding area, we can even help you plan some local entertainment off-site.

Read more about dining and having fun with your colleagues at Q Center®, below.


Q Tower Dining – Included in all meeting packages

The main dining area of Q Center offers a menu of abundant choices in a contemporary, casual, and airy space with garden views.

  • Made-to-order omelets, Belgian waffles, pancakes and French toast stations to start the day.
  • Chef stations include the flavors of the Mediterranean, Pacific Rim, Mexico, and Caribbean.
  • Fish and hand-carved meats at lunch and dinner.
  • Cash bar serving a variety of fine wines, beers and premium liquors Monday - Thursday from 6 - 8 pm.

Q Tower Dining always offers vegetarian and heart-healthy options. With advance notice, we can accommodate any special dietary needs. Just ask your Sales Manager or Conference Planning Manager for details.

  • Breakfast 6:30 am - 8:30 am
  • Lunch 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Dinner 6 pm - 8 pm
  • Sunday dinner 6 pm - 8:30 pm

Fox River Dining – Included in all meeting packages

Serving the same menu as Q Tower Dining in a modern, informal style. Fox River dining is also available for private catered events. Hours vary, so check the on-site monitors.


Refreshment Stations – Included in all meeting packages

Grab refreshment on the go, in between meetings, or before enjoying an outdoor activity. Each station features coffee, tea, juice, and sodas, and assorted baked goods, fresh fruits, and appetizers. Don't forget a freshly baked cookie or brownie. Refreshments stations are located throughout Q Center.

Available 7:30 am - 11 am and 2 pm - 5 pm.


Courtyard Café

Stay energized with light fare and refreshing drinks, salads, sandwiches and snacks. Grab a cup of coffee on the go, or enjoy a glass of wine or cold beer in the evening. Indoor and outdoor seating makes the café a popular gathering spot.

Open Monday - Thursday, 11 am - midnight; Friday 11 am - 6 pm; Sunday 1:30 pm - midnight.


Clubhouse

The lower level of our Clubhouse offers drink specials and a casual bar menu in a lively atmosphere with plenty of entertainment for you and your colleagues—including big-screen TVs, billiards, Foosball, Monday night karaoke, and movie nights Wednesdays and Fridays.

Upstairs you'll find a relaxing setting for private catered events that features a two-story fireplace and scenic views through floor-to-ceiling windows.

Open daily from 6 pm - 12:45 am.


Tower Bar

Conveniently located in the hub of activity, Tower Bar in Q Tower lobby is a great place to stop for a quick drink on your way to dinner. Or, stick around and watch the game on one of our HD TVs while sipping one of our exclusive signature cocktails.

Open Sunday - Thursday from 5 pm - 11 pm.


Area Attractions

Q Center is located in charming St. Charles. Learn more about local attractions, shopping, and dining in our Visitor's Guide.  Visit the St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau to learn even more about the area.

 

Hours are subject to change. Visit the Front Desk for more details.

My people said that the environment is one of the best they've ever seen.

Bill Hamik, McKesson

Q Center
1405 North Fifth Avenue
St. Charles, IL 60174
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Group Sales: 877.774.8437
Information: 877.774.4627