The Sanctuary Restaurant

Est. 1996

Welcome to The Sanctuary Restaurant

Enjoy great food in an exceptional turn of the century church. Inspired by the everyday family cooking that we grew up with, as well as updated classics. Feel at home while savoring a great meal in our casual and relaxed dining room.

Experience our made from scratch sandwiches and entrees, our fabulous homemade desserts, attentive service, and a friendly atmosphere. Come see what makes us the most popular restaurant in town.

Today’s Specials

Cheesy Chicken Empanadas

Cream of Chicken Gnocchi

Philly Cheese-steak

Rib Eye Steak

Stuffed Mushroom Chicken

Soy Ginger Salmon

Fried Egg & Cheddar Burger

Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza


Blueberry Cobbler

"For I know the plans I have for you" declares the LORD, "plans to prosper you and not harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."  Jeremiah 29:11

The Santuary Restaurant



207 S. Elm Street Shenandoah, IA


Mon-Thurs: 8a-3p | Fri: 8a-9p | Sat: 9a-2p