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Welcome to Candlelight Inn

Home of the Original Chicken George Tenders & Jan's Sauce.

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Order online using the buttons at the top and pick up or have your food delivered! (Lake Carroll delivery hours limited.)

Candlelight Caters

Candlelight Inn offers full-service catering on and offsite. See our Catering page for more information.

Gift Cards

Our gift cards can be used at any Candlelight Inn or at our sister locations. Physical gift cards available for purchase in person at any location. Order e-gift cards here!

Come One, Come All!

Satisfy your craving for fresh chicken tenders and other delights only at Candlelight Inn. Since 1967, we have built a reputation for serving only the best food to customers from our locations in Northwest Illinois and Eastern Iowa.

Whether you’re ordering carryout or looking for a unique casual dining experience, you are guaranteed to have your fill of our famous Chicken George and other delights on any occasion. Our staff appreciates all our guests, and we make sure you feel appreciated by what we have to offer.

Look around our website to learn more about us and the story of Chicken George. For more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us anytime.

On the Go or In a Hurry?

Don’t fret because Candlelight Inn Restaurant gives you plenty of reasons to enjoy good food at a time convenient for you. Enjoy our fresh chicken tenders and other tasty creations anytime while dining in or via our delivery, drive-up or curbside service.

From our famous Chicken George to juicy fried chicken, you will definitely keep coming back regularly! Also, check out our restaurant catering and chicken tender blogs for more interesting facts and trivia.