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Lockport, IL

Lock and Mule is our restaurant in Lockport, IL. Like all our restaurants, the menu contains dishes ranging from familiar favorites to our chef's more adventurous creations. Lock & Mule is also home to our second brewery, helping us craft a portfolio of ice cold beers to suit any palette – from light, sessionable lagers and ales to dark and complex experimental brews. You’ll find a variety of beers on tap at any given time, including seasonal and limited-edition beers.


Mon–Thur: 11am to 9pm
Fri–Sat: 11am to 11pm
Sun: 11am to 9pm

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1025 S State St.
Lockport, IL 60441


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General Manager Amber Auten from lock and mule


Amber Auten

I grew up in the restaurant industry, having worked in it since I was 15 years old. Over that time, I learned the ropes and worked my way up in the industry, which led me to a management position at Lock & Mule. I have enjoyed working for Tangled Roots Brewing Company and gladly accepted the role of General Manager when it was presented to me. I love the staff and being a part of the Lockport community, and look forward to providing a top notch guest experience to everyone here at Lock & Mule.

Chef Darrell Phillips from Lock and Mule


Darrell Phillips

It is my personal mission for guests of Lock & Mule to enjoy an optimal dining experience and service that represent the quality of standard that Tangled Roots Brewing provides. I love team building and developing ways to maximize efficiency and streamlining service. Working with food is a passion of mine, having been in the industry for nearly 21 years. Lock and Mule presents me with an opportunity to prove myself as a leader and I fondly look forward to doing just that.

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