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Cliffbreakers Restaurant and Bar/Lounge

Meeting Facilities

Overlooking the Rock River, furnished with antiques and architectural artifacts from around the world. Fauerbach beerstube lounge, martini lounge, outdoor patio in summer. Eclectic menu with steak, seafood, pasta, salads, soups. Carvery Buffet on Thursday nights, Seafood Buffet on Friday nights, Champagne Brunch on Sundays.

Meeting Amenities
Attraction Amenities
  • Handicap Accessibility:
  • Parking - Free:
  • Restaurant On Site:
  • directions: From I-90: Exit at Riverside Blvd. (north of E. State exit) and go west. Cliffbreakers is on the west bank of the Rock River on the south side of Riverside. -- From the south and west: Exit Bypass U.S. 20 at IL 2 (S. Main St.) and follow IL 2 through Rockford to Riverside Blvd. Turn right for 0.5 miles to Cliffbreakers on the right.
  • hours: Cliffbreakers Restaurant: Tuesday-Saturday 5:00pm-10:00pm | Sunday Brunch 10:30am-1:30pm
    Fauerbach Tap Room, Bar and Lounge: Daily 5:00pm-10:00pm (open as late as 2:00am)
    (Restaurant and bar hours subject to change.)
Alcoholic Beverages
  • Cocktails, Wine, Beer:
  • Accepts Major Credit Cards:
  • A/V Equipment & Staff Resources Provided:
  • ADA Approved:
  • Alcohol - Facility has permit and may pour:
  • ATM On-Site:
  • Brief History/Description: Discover the premier dining, banquet, and hotel destination of Rockford. Situated on the bluffs, high above the Rock River in Rockford, Illinois, Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort is an area landmark that compliments the natural beauty of that most prominent natural asset. Located just 5 miles from the sights and sounds of downtown Rockford, Cliffbreakers Riverside Resort boasts the region's most popular restaurant, largest and busiest banquet facility, and nicest hotel (a Lexington Hotel) -- each offering gorgeous river views. It's the perfect place for a special occasion, wedding, business meeting, dinner & drinks, and other events. An ideal place to retire at the end of your day.
  • Food & Beverage - Available On Site:
  • Linens - Provided by Facility:
  • Parking - Motorcoach/Trailer:
  • Tables and Chairs Available:
  • WiFi Available:
Facility Info
  • Description Over 27,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, a 65-person amphitheatre, and four ballrooms overlooking the beautiful Rock River, allowing us to accommodate any size event from 10 to 1200 guests.
  • Total Sq. Ft. 30000