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Around The County

We are proud to represent DeKalb County United in the sport that we love. But we aren't the only thing to do in DeKalb County. We hope you can find the time to visit with us, either with your team, or just idle curiosity.  And if you do, here are a few things we recommend to fill your weekend.


Food & Drink

tom jerrys

Tom & Jerry’s has been serving up delicious food in Sycamore, IL for over 40 years. Known locally as “King of the Gyros”, their food is available for dining in or carry out, at the drive-thru, or for delivery all day.

tapa la luna

Tapa La Luna. A World Class tapas bar featuring an international cuisine and an exquisite array of spirits for your intimate enjoyment. Savor the flavors and enjoy a cozy atmosphere with friends. Eat light or eat all night. Treasure the experience at Tapa La Luna in Downtown DeKalb.


A university crowd gathers for pre- & post-game drinks, hearty American grub, plus games & trivia.

pub 64

A small gastropub that has good food, drinks, and staff.


Culver’s® is a family-favorite restaurant known for cooked-to-order ButterBurgers, handcrafted Fresh Frozen Custard and Wisconsin Cheese Curds.

tavern on lincoln

A classic American tavern, with a modern twist. Tavern on Lincoln offers an inviting atmosphere for families, friends and the local community. Tavern on Lincoln is proud to be Downtown DeKalb's newest restaurant & bar. Proudly serving craft beers and specialty cocktails.

slow smoke bbq

Our BBQ is smoked fresh daily, when it's gone, it's gone for the day. We close when we sell out. Avoid being disappointed... Come early so you don't miss out!

pjs courthouse

Great Food, Great Service, Great Restaurant and Bar in Sycamore Illinois.

los panchos

A really good Mexican restaurant for people living in and around DeKalb. An affordable place for the NIU student committee. Excellent ambience to hang around with friends and family.

The Forge of Sycamore




"Lots of variety for choc lovers, craft soda fans, and unique candy connoisseurs."

polka dot bakery

"The place is nice there are a lot of variety and is super delicious."


"Great variety if pre-packed flavors and treats with lots of topping options."



downtown scamore

rustic roots

Great place for an unique gift! Cool home decor! Check out out! Shop local!

cracker jax

Come get lost in the discovery of an elegant collection of vintage fashions, modern classics, kitsch treasures, magical fragrances, home décor, classic albums, ...

blumen gardens

Nursery & garden center with a quaint events venue, landscaping supplies, gifts & cut flowers.

sycamore speedway

Stock Car Racing on a Clay Track

egytian theater

An Egyptian Revival theater that is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places

sycomore escape rooms

THE new fun thing to do in Sycamore! We provide an exciting adventure perfect for families, friends, teams, or dates. Plan your escape now!

whisky acres

"Friendly staff, exceptional tours, fun atmosphere, and delicious drinks!"

park district

put the MORE in Sycamore


"Find your fun where the TVs are always tuned to the big games, the weekend DJs are lining up the hits, and the food is delicious. Plus, we have the only rooftop bar in Dekalb County!"

northern axepsoure

Sycamore and Dekalb's Premier Axe Throwing Venue

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