Spartan Terrace Restaurant

 Culinary Arts and Hospitality Program

World-Class Dining Experience

Enjoy elegant cuisine prepared and served by the students of the award-winning ECC Culinary Arts and Hospitality Program. Spartan Terrace Restaurant is an extraordinary classroom where students gain real-world experience under the guidance of their instructors. As a guest, you play an important role in the educational process of these talented future culinarians.

Come experience the great atmosphere, fine dining, flair, and performance levels of students enrolled in culinary arts, restaurant management, and pastry arts as they prepare for careers in the hospitality industry. Spartan Terrace Restaurant is located in Building I on the Spartan Drive Campus.

Dining at Spartan Terrace


  • Reservations are required.
  • Parties of six or less can be accommodated.
  • Full range of moderately priced, upscale small plates and entrĂ©es, including gluten-free and vegetarian.
  • Distinctive soups and salads.
  • Scrumptious desserts.

Lunch Service

Lunch Menu

Download the current lunch menu - PDF.

Lunch Hours
Lunch service will be offered from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please call 847-214-7382 or email spartanterrace@elgin.edu for reservations.

Spartan Terrace will be closed the following dates: 10/3,10/24, and 10/29. The final date of service will be 11/26 for the semester.

Special Dinner Events

Join us for an exceptional evening of dinner and theater. Visit the Art Center for event dates and to purchase tickets.

Learning at Spartan Terrace


From pastry and culinary arts to restaurant management, ECC offers a variety of hospitality industry educational options.

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