Garden Gate : 309-359-8734 BethAnne: 309-359-9000 Tea Room: 309-359-4832

Visit the historic Mackinaw Depot

Within this historic train station in the small town of Mackinaw, Illinois, you step into a quaint shop called Garden Gate, featuring home decor and gifts. Explore a little bit further and you will find the Tea Room at the Depot, serving lunch Tuesday-Saturday 11am to 2pm. Don't forget to stop in to our boutique, BethAnne, which is located across right across the road.

For more information on our shops and to set up a reservation for the Tea Room, please check out our "Visit the Mackinaw Depot" menu tab above.


2023 Spring Open House

March 14th - 18th

Celebrating our 25th Spring at the Mackinaw Depot.

Our doors at the Mackinaw Depot have been open for 25 years, and we are making memories with our customers every day. We can’t thank you enough for supporting us, and we hope to serve you for many more years to come!

Enjoy lunch in the Tea Room, shop Garden Gate's seasonal decor and gifts, and visit BethAnne to check out new clothing & accessories.

Tables book up quickly! To schedule a reservation for lunch at the Tea Room, please call at 309.359.4832.

Location & Hours

301 N. Main Street
Mackinaw, Illinois

Garden Gate and BethAnne Hours:

Tue - Fri, 10am - 5pm
Saturday, 10am - 4pm
Sun & Mon, Closed

Tea Room Hours: Tue - Sat, 11am - 2pm


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