Way of Lights Menu

November 18 – December 31
Buffet: 4 – 9 p.m.
Menu:  2 – 9 p.m.

A Belleville Tradition

For over 40 years the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows has welcomed guests to the Way of Lights free of charge. CLICK HERE for a look at everything going on this year as a part of this incredible event. Stop by the Shrine Restaurant during your visit for our Award Winning Buffet!

Way of Lights Buffet

Roast Beef w/ Bordelaise Sauce
Fried Chicken
Bratwurst w/ Sauerkraut

Side Dishes:
Seasoned Green Beans
Corn O’Brien
Traditional Stuffing
Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Salads & More:
Assorted Salads
Ambrosia Salad
Pickled Beets
Pasta Salad
Bean Salad
Rolls & Butter

Assorted Parfaits
Assorted Scones
Cinnamon Roll Bread Pudding

Adults: 16.99     Children ages 12 and under: 7.99

A la Carte Holiday Menu


All Entrées include choice of soup or side salad

  • Chicken & Dumpling 12.99

    Chicken, dumplings and vegetables tossed in a rich chicken broth.

  • Chicken Strawberry Salad 12.99

    Romaine, grilled chicken breast, strawberries, mandarin oranges, proves cheese, sugared pecans, raspberry poppy seed dressing.

  • Fish & Chips 13.99

    Beer-battered Atlantic cod fillet and French fries, served with coleslaw.

  • Chicken Béarnaise 13.99

    Crispy chicken tenderloin with creamy béarnaise sauce served with sautéed green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy.

  • Bratwurst & Sauerkraut 12.99

    Two bratwurst over sauerkraut served with mashed potatoes and gravy.

  • Yankee Pot Roast 13.99

    Slow cooked roast beef, carrots, green beans, mashed potatoes,
    demi glace and onion crisps.

  • Country Fried Steak 12.99

    Certified Angus Beef steak, hand-pounded and coated in the Shrine's famous breading, smothered in peppered gravy served with green beans, mashed potatoes and gravy.

  • Bacon-Wrapped Meatloaf 12.99

    Homemade meatloaf with onions and green peppers, wrapped in bacon and topped with brown gravy, served with corn, mashed potatoes and gravy.

The Shrine’s Famous Fried Chicken

Prepared with our blend of herbs and spices, served with corn, mashed potatoes and gravy

  • Quarter Chicken 11.99

  • Quarter Chicken All White 12.99

  • Half Chicken 13.99

  • Half Chicken All White 14.99


Sandwiches Include French Fries, Fresh Fruit or Coleslaw      Add a cup of Soup or Side Salad – 1.49

  • C.A.B Cheeseburger 10.99

    Ground chuck steak, cooked to a juicy med-well, served on an artisan bun with lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles.

    - Add bacon 0.99

  • St. Louis Style Chicken Salad 10.99

    Made with all white meat chicken breast, white grapes, celery, almonds and mayo, served on a croissant.

  • Pork Schnitzel Sandwich 10.99

    Hand-pounded pork loin, fried golden-brown, topped with lettuce, pickle, onion and a creamy Bavarian mustard sauce on an artisan bun.


  • Butter Pecan Christmas Bombe 4.99

  • New York Cheesecake 4.99

    w/ choice of Chocolate, Caramel or Raspberry topping.

  • Vanilla Créme Brûlée 4.99

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