The Coal Ben

Flexible spaces and a great atmosphere, Benedictine University’s Lisle Coal Ben is your next event destination!

What The Coal Ben Offers

One side is a trendy, publike eatery with four TV screens and a bar/coffee shop connected to a large outdoor patio, perfect for gathering up to 100 friends, family or co-workers.


The other side features an open seating area that can accommodate up to 80 people. A giant projection screen is perfect for watching the next big game. No matter the occasion birthday, bar mitzvah, bridal shower or business meeting – the Coal Ben is a great venue for your next event.

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The Coal Ben Has It All

Flexible spaces and a great atmosphere is what you’ll experience at Benedictine University Lisle’s Coal Ben.

Auxiliary Enterprises
Goodwin Hall – 3rd  Floor
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lauren Hernandez
(630) 829-6019
[email protected]

Rick Bertenshaw
(630) 829-6072
[email protected]