Restaurants

Offering more than 800 restaurants with everything from elegant to family-style, there’s something to please every palate in Springfield, a city known for its dining scene. The city is filled with delectable dishes offered at a variety of chef-owned restaurants offering experiences ranging from white tablecloths and crystal glasses to checked vinyl and plastic cups. You’ll also find tried and true franchises when you want a taste of the familiar.

Dozens of restaurants in Springfield offer farm-to-table options and signature dishes. Be sure to check out world-famous Springfield-Style Cashew Chicken, the city’s signature dish since its introduction more than 50 years ago. Steakhouses, seafood, sushi, burgers, crepes, pasta, pizza, barbecue and more are found throughout the city along with cuisine native to countries around the world.

No matter what your tastes, you’re sure to find it here and we invite you to try them all. 

Pizza

Whether you like deep dish, thin crust or the familiar taste of commercial-chain favorites,...

Sushi

Your sushi options in Springfield are plentiful thanks to a number of restaurants offering up the...

BBQ

Sweet or spicy. Mustard- or ketchup-based. Beef ribs, pulled pork, chicken, or something else. No...

Italian

For delicious, authentic Italian food, look no farther than Archie’s Italian Eatery in...

Breakfast & Brunch

Start your morning off with a bang with brunch from one of Springfield’s restaurants that...

Chinese

A mid-sized city in the middle of the United States is one of the last places you would expect to...

Thai

If you like the combination of sweet, salty, spicy and sour, you’ll love exploring the Thai...

Indian

When it comes to satisfying a craving for exotic flavors and aromatic spices, the Indian food scene...

Japanese

Whether you like the teppanyaki style of showmanship for your Japanese dining or a quiet dinner for...

Korean

A number of Asian cuisine options are available in Springfield, including dishes with roots in the...

Seafood

Even though Springfield is smack dab in the middle of the country, you’ll find delicious,...

Burgers & American

If you’re craving a yummy burger and other American fares, you’ll find plenty of options...

Vegan / Vegetarian

If you’re looking for meatless meals, enjoy the taste and texture of tofu or have a craving...

Bar & Grill

If you like to have an adult beverage with your meal, you’ll find plenty of bar and grill...

Steakhouses

In the heart of the Ozarks, Springfield, Missouri is home to some delicious steakhouses. Sink your...

Gluten Free

Nobody wants to travel to a new place only to find that there aren’t enough dining options for...