Cafe 20
Cafe 20 is open seven days a week. Soups are made daily. Food is prepared with the freshest ingredients. We have a full carry-out menu. Cafe 20 will work with you to custom cater events large and small.

Cafe 20
756 Grant Highway
Marengo, IL 60152
United States

Full dining room, Table service

Sun  9:00am - 8:00pm
Mon  11:00am - 9:00pm
Tue  11:00am - 9:00pm
Wed  11:00am - 9:00pm
Thu  11:00am - 9:00pm
Fri  11:00am - 10:00pm
Sat  11:00am - 10:00pm

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Cafe 20
Restaurant, Caterer
American (Traditional), Pasta, Pizza, Salads, Sandwiches, Seafood

Our Menu

For all locations.


Chicken Tenders
Breaded white meat chicken served with choice of BBQ sauce or Tangy Honey Mustard. Add Buffalo Sauce $1.00



Mozzarella Sticks
Breaded mozzarella cheese fired and served with Marinara.



Nacho Platter
A Mound of Tortilla Chips covered in tangy cheese, lettuce, black olives, jalapeno peppers, Tomatoes, and Chicken or Steak.



Fried Pickles
An awesome flavor profile. Served with a spicy ranch dipping sauce.



Combination Platter
A generous sample of chicken tenders, fried pickles, mozzarella sticks and onion rings.



Two large flour tortillas stuffed with assorted cheeses and green onions. Salsa & Sour Cream served on the side. Add steak or chicken $2.00



Cheese Fries
A Marengo Classic.



Onion Rings
Fried batter dipped Onions.



Salads & Soups

Geo's Chopped Salad
A Grilled chicken breast served with tossed greens, peppers, green onions, mushrooms, tomato, bacon, Egg, cucumber, and crumbled bleu cheese.



Caesar Salad
Fresh Romaine lettuce tossed with our classic Caesar dressing. Topped with croutons, parmesan cheese, tomato, cucumber, and red onion. add Chicken Breast $2.00



Shrimp Louis
Tender Gulf Shrimp tossed in Thousand Island dressing with a touch of Brandy, placed over a bed of fresh greens. Garnished with sliced cucumbers, egg, and tomato.



Caprese Salad
A bed of fresh greens topped with tomatoes and fresh mozzarella drizzled with balsamic vinaigrette. Add tender cuts of New York Strip Steak to the Caprese $11.99



House Salad
A crisp bed of lettuce with fresh vegetables and choice of dressing



Cup of Soup
*Homemade Daily *



Bowl of Soup
*Homemade Daily *




Entrees are served with either soup or salad, a vegetable and choice of potato.

Filet Mignon
A mouth-watering ten ounce USDA choice tenderloin. Grilled to your liking and accompanied with Sautéed mushrooms.



New York Strip Steak
A sixteen ounce steak flame grilled to perfection and partnered with sautéed mushrooms.



Ribeye Steak
A sixteen ounce cut, from the rib, broiled to your liking then smothered with grilled mushrooms and onions.



Jumbo Shrimp
You choose. Sautéed in garlic butter sauce or fried golden brown.



Baked Tilapia
A boneless filet, baked then topped with a creamy clam sauce.



Pork Chops
Two Juicy eight ounce center cut chops.



Chicken Marsala
A boneless filet sautéed, then smothered with fresh sliced mushrooms and a light marsala wine sauce.



Chicken Amaretto
A chicken breast sautéed with Amaretto, orange juice and almonds.



Baked Meatloaf
A traditionally prepared baked meatloaf.



Broasted Chicken
A four piece meal prepared fresh to order. A two piece broasted chicken snack is available for $7.99. Add $1.50 for all white meat.




All Sandwiches are served with a choice of Waffle Fries or Potato Salad. Add a Cup of Soup to any sandwich for $1.49.

Half pound ground chuck, dressed and cooked to your preference. Add cheese $.75 grilled mushrooms $.75 Bacon $1.00



Yummy Burger
Two quarter pound burgers stacked high just like they have been prepared here for Sixty-Five Years! Served with shoe string Yum Yum Cheese Fries.



Chicken Breast Sandwich
A large juicy flame grilled chicken breast.



Pork Tenderloin Sandwich
A boneless medallion of pork marinated in spicy barbeque sauce, grilled, then smothered with caramelized onions, served with a side of bleu cheese dressing.



Italian Beef
Thinly sliced tender beef simmered in Au Jus. Add mozzarella cheese $.75 pepperoncinis $.50



Corned beef piled high, sauerkraut and melted Swiss cheese topped with Thousand Island and served on Rye.



Corned Beef
Thinly sliced and piled atop Rye with melted Swiss Cheese.



Grilled Vegetable
Freshly grilled vegetables including squash, zucchini, eggplant, pepper, red onion, mushroom, and tomato served on grilled sourdough with pesto mayonnaise.



Steak Sandwich
Ten ounce New York Strip Steak served open-faced with a side of Au Jus.



Chicken Wrap
Grilled chicken, balsamic vinaigrette, crisp lettuce, tomato, red onion, black olive, and Feta Cheese all wrapped into a Tortilla.



Turkey Sandwich
Fresh sliced Turkey breast on your choice of bread with bacon, lettuce, tomato and guacamole.



A classic BLT.



Turkey Club Sandwich



Fried Pork Tenderloin Sandwich "Schnitzlewich"
Fried Pork cutlet served with lemon mayo.



BBQ Beef Sandwich
Tender Roast Beef in our classic barbeque sauce.




All Pasta are served with salad or homemade soup and garlic bread.

Linguini Carbonara
A rich cheese sauce flavored with sautéed ham, onions, and garlic, combined with linguini.



Pesto Pasta
Bowtie pasta tossed in our pesto sauce and sprinkeld with Asiago cheese.



Pasta Primavera
A mixture of fresh vegetables incliuding squash, zucchini, eggplant, green pepper, red onion, and tomato all sautéed in garlic butter, tossed with bow-tie pasta and finished with Asiago cheese.



Add a grilled Chicken Breast



Spaghetti and Meatballs
A classic Italian flavor.



Chicken Parmesan
A lightly breaded pan fried chicken breast on a bed of spaghetti. Topped with melted mozzarella cheese and red sauce.



A large serving of meat-filled ravioli covered in our marinara sauce.



Bow-Tie Sausage and Pepper
Toss garden fresh peppers with Italian Sausage and pasta for a dish that captures the flavors of the Mediterranean.



Fettuccine Alfredo
A Warm Bed of Fettuccine tossed with creamy Alfredo Sauce and topped with parmesan cheese. Add a Chicken Breast $2.00 or Shrimp for $3.50




California Style Pizza. All of our ten inch pizzas are baked in the Wood-Fired Stone Hearth Oven resulting in a crispy outside, chewy inside crust.

Chopped tomatoes, fresh basil, olive oil, and pine nuts covered with fresh buffalo mozzarella.



Sausage, pepperoni, mushrooms, peppers and onions.



Grilled Vegetable
Grilled fresh zucchini, squash, eggplant, green pepper and red onion placed over tomato sauce and topped with a three cheese mix.



Italian Sausage and Caramelized Onion
Naturally sweet, deeply browned onions and mild Italian Sausage over tomato sauce.



Shrimp and Pesto
A perfect marriage: tender gulf shrimp, fresh basil, olive oil, and pine nuts finished with fresh buffalo mozzarella.



Grilled Portabella
Large Portabella mushroom moistened with olive oil, char-broiled and sliced then placed over tomato sauce and topped with a three cheese blend.



BBQ Chicken
Grilled Chicken breast, red and green onions served over our sweet BBQ sauce and topped with a cheddar cheese mix.



Buffalo Chicken
Grilled chicken breast topped with bleu cheese and served on our spicy buffalo sauce.



Combinations & Sides

Half Pizza and House Salad



Bowl of Soup and House Salad



Waffel Fries






Potato Salad



Garlic Smashed Potatoes



Baked Potato
(Add bacon and cheese for $1.00)



Twice Baked Potato







Tea, Hot



Tea, Iced



Milk, Chocolate



Milk, White



Fresh Brewed Coffee



Imported Beers

Franziskaner Hefe-Weiss


Franziskaner Dunkel-Weiss


Hacker-Pschorr Weiss










Lucky Beer






Bass Ale


Amstel Light


Red Stripe


Stella Artois






Dos Equis


Molson Canadian


Spaten Lager




Chimay Blue

Domestic Beers

Smirnoff Ice


Mike's Hard Lemonade


Samuel Adams


Fat Tire


Goose Island Honkers Ale


Blue Moon


Miller High Life


Miller Lite




O'Doul's (Non-Alcoholic)




Coors Light


Abita Turbo Dog ~ (Brown Ale)


Abita Purple Haze ~ (Raspberry Wheat)


Bells Oberon


MGD Light


Bud Light


Southern Tier Uber Sun

Kids Menu

All Kids Menu items $4.99, drink included

Hot Dog
with choice of fries, apple sauce or vegetable



Mini Corn Dogs
with choice of fries, apple sauce or vegetable