Refuge House of Coffee & Craft Beer

Macoupin County's Original Coffee House! Now serving craft beer and wines! Great Place to Catch a Bite to Eat!

Eclectic coffee house serving amazing food! One of a kind Flat breads, Panini's, Home- Made Soups, Awesome Fresh Salads, and In house baked goods and bread.
After Hours At the Refuge include; Live entertainment, Cozy surroundings. Rumpus Room for the kids complete with climber and play areas. Separate changing room and bathroom for your convenience.

Free wifi. Local papers. Route 66 partner.

All the things you need on Saturday night...
Refuge Chili... Nachos? Giant mug? With a wrap or Panini? You bet! Pair that with a $4.00 Bloody Mary or a classic $2.00 Domestic Beer!

Almost time to "Run Down" the week!
Enjoy your Friday with us!
Daiquiris & Pina Coladas $4.00!
Domestic Beer deal: $2.00 bottles! (best deal in town!)

Have you tried this yet?

[07/24/17] Help wanted!
Looking for servers : possible full or part time.
Flexible hours. Progressive training and cross training option. Excellent team environment! Three openings! Very Competitive pay.
Also: Looking for person interested/ capable in the area of online marketing and sales.
Send your Resume to [email protected] or message us here!

Chili Lime Nachos! Special today!
So good!!

Specials for the week! Delicious!
Unique and custom... fresh! The best!

Just a little reminder of a service we have ALWAYS provided...DELIVERY!
Call us to bring you what you need! No minimums!
And we offer curb-side... call ahead and we will bring it out to you!

Time to "Run Down" this week!
Cool Daiquiris and Pina Coladas Plus $2.00 Domestics to accompany your dinner!!

Been in lately? Lots to see! You could just sit and take it all in... from the locally acquired antiques to the international tshirts exchanged with Route 66 Visitors, a place for the kids to relax, and you - recharge... share us with your friends. Who doesn't need a little refuge?

Nacho Night!!
It's so hot...
perfect night to try a cool Custom Margaritas!
Lots of flavor options! Just $4.00
Plus $2.00 Domestics!
( Bud, Bud light or Mich Ultra)
See you soon!

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General Manager

Marsha Stieglitz :Owner/ Chef / Operator

Culinary Team

Marsha Stieglitz~ Executive Chef
Alisa Creal
Alex Wood




Delivery Catering Groups Kids Outdoor Reserve Takeout Waiter Walkins


Breakfast Coffee Dinner Drinks Lunch

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Payment Options

Amex Cash Discover Mastercard Visa



242 E Side Sq
Carlinville, IL

Opening Hours

Monday 7am - 7pm
Tuesday 7am - 7pm
Wednesday 7am - 7pm
Thursday 7am - 7pm
Friday 7am - 10pm
Saturday 8am - 9pm
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