The Pub at Coal Ben, service counter and tables at entrance

The Coal Ben

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

The Pub at Coal Ben

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.

students studying outside at the Coal Ben
Student eating at the Pub at Coal Ben
Student eating at the Pub at Coal Ben
Students playing games at the Pub at 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]