Dine with Us

Dining at Dunham Woods Riding Club

The Dunham Woods Riding Club has an outstanding food and beverage staff who offer you imaginative cuisine and great service, with our historic setting as a backdrop.

Whether grabbing a quick lunch after a game of tennis in the Bar, or celebrating a special occasion with the entire family in the Dining Room, you’ll enjoy delicious entrees, salads, sandwiches and desserts! Executive Chef Nicholas Blakely enjoys keeping the club menu fresh and exciting.

Special menus are also offered at club social events such as Friday Night Buffet and our eternally popular Wine Tastings and Holiday Parties.

Dining Rooms

The Percheron Room

This is our more formal member dining area and multi-purpose room which overlooks the outside patio and grounds. Enjoy a sit-down lunch or dinner or reserve as a wonderful room to entertain in a casual cocktail setting. (Accommodates 50 people) This room can be combined with the adjacent Gray Room to host a spectacular event.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Business casual attire.
(Collared shirts & slacks)
No denim, sports attire, gym
shoes, flip-flops or sports hats.

The Hunt Room

A member favorite area, recently remodeled, is adorned with historical hunt photos, riding trophies, and an unique pot belly stove. Lunch and dinner service in a casual, informal setting.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Appropriate casual wear.
Denim is allowed.

The Parlor

A private, secluded room reminiscent of years gone by with a marble fireplace, wood plank floor, and comfortable surroundings. Appropriate for lunch or dinner with a small group of friends or for business meetings or special events for up to 25 people. Reserving your own personal dining space makes this room something special for members and their guests.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Appropriate casual wear.
Denim is allowed.

The Tack Room

Available for small dinner parties and private meetings, this quaint, private room is located just off the Bar. Members can reserve this room for lunch or dinner for up to 15 people. The Tack Room also has a TV for sporting events and an outside entrance to the patio.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Appropriate casual wear.
Denim is allowed.

The Patio

Our private and scenic patio with 200 year-old oak and cottonwood trees is truly one of our members’ favorites. Enjoy a wonderful meal from our highly creative chef or savor a summer beverage under the beautiful summer sky. A great place to have lunch or dinner after playing tennis or relaxing at the pool. Live entertainment is scheduled at various times during the summer months.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Appropriate casual wear.
Denim is allowed.

The Bar

Our bar area is truly the signature Dunham Woods venue and a great place to stop before or after dinner with friends. Set in a traditional old world English style with a marble floor, wood burning fireplace, tin ceiling, and hand crafted woodwork. We even have a heavy cast iron safe door with a skeleton key that serves as our wine storage room. Crafted cocktails, micro-brews, and a variety of wines available by the glass or by the bottle make this the best bar in the Fox Valley.

HOURS
Lunch: Noon – 2 pm
Dinner: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
(9 pm in Summer Season)

DRESS CODE
Appropriate casual wear.
Denim is allowed.