Home-style. Farm Fresh. Satisfying. Refreshing. Sure to hit the spot.
Weston’s Route 66 Cafe, 1737 Military Ave
Hearty breakfasts served all day
Luna’s Feed Lot, W. Main St.
Open early for rise-and-shine breakfast
The Bake-Ary Donut Shop, 401 N. 4th
Melt-in-your-mouth fresh donuts, biscuits and gravy
The Grain Bin Restaurant, 314 E. Main
Family style restaurant specializing in breakfast
Brea’s Bakery Nook, 111 N. Kansas Ave
Homemade cinnamon rolls, scones and bagels
The Kitchen Table, 114 S. 3rd
Scratch-made food in the Mennonite tradition
Dutch Country Cafe, 309 N. Maple
Pennsylvania Dutch inspired fare, gourmet coffee bar
Down Home Family Restaurant, 1515 N. Pennsylvania Ave
Breakfast buffet and pancakes as big as your head
Bob’s Grill, 1014 N. Broadway
Working man’s/woman’s throwback 1964 diner
Harry’s Cafe, 412 N. Broadway
Commonly referred to as the best breakfast in the area
Root Coffeehouse & Creperie, 402 N. Broadway, Suite A
Gourmet coffees, specialty crepes, bagels, scones, pastries
Cornerstone Bakery, 100 W. Rutledge
Freshly baked muffins and scones in historic ambiance
Lo Mar Drive-In, 916 E. River
Classic hamburger and ice cream drive-in
Nu-Grille, 24 N. National
Custom burgers and fresh-cut Susie Q fries
Angelo’s Deli, 9057 SW U.S. 160
Fresh-cut meats/cheeses, daily specials, plus bait & tackle
Toot’s Drive-In, 1251 KS-99
Serving burgers and fries since 1955
Ane Mae’s Coffee & Sandwich Shop, 325 N. Pennsylvania Ave
Paninis, wraps, salads, muffins, smoothies, coffees, more
Casey’s Creations, 219 N. Penn
Fresh salad bar, daily specials, plus iced sugar cookies
Bolling’s Meatery & Eatery, 415 W. Madison
Hand-built deli sandwiches from their fresh meat market
McCune Farm to Market, 604 Hickory
Farm-fresh cafe and groceries, local produce, organic meat
Beef Burger Bob’s, 621 Main St.
Burgers, fries, chicken fried steak and pie
The Mall Deli, 202 E. Centennial/Meadowbrook Mall
Sandwiches, sides and famous creamy Italian dressing
TOAST, 401 N. Broadway Suite D
Eclectic, funky, fresh, with ingredients from area growers
Cookee’s Drive-In, 102 E. 12th
Classic retro diner. Pull up, they’ll come take your order
Lizard Lips Grill & Deli, junction of Hwy 54 & KS 105
Grill, deli, snacks, plus bait, tackle and camping supplies
Prairie Nut Hut, 1306 Quincy St.
Famous for, you guessed it, mountain oysters
Bricks & Brews, 1531 Military Ave.
Woodfired pizza oven, pub and regular live music
Smittle House, 426 S. Kansas Ave.
Fine dining full-course dinner in historic B&B, reservations only
Luther’s BBQ, 3 W. Oak St.
Award-winning BBQ, burnt ends aka “beef-flavored marshmallows”
Barto’s Idle Hour, 201 Santa Fe St.
Fried chicken and rib-sticking entrees since 1951, live music
Chicken Annie’s Girard, 498 E. KS 47
Carrying on the fried chicken tradition, with tasty onion rings
Poplar Pizza, 202 S. Wabash
Huge menu, all delicious. Try “loafers” or the seafood boil
Dickey’s Barbecue Pit, 204 N. Pennsylvania Ave
BBQ in a beautifully restored historic building, live music weekly
Crickets Bar & Grill, 34 N. Commercial St.
Food is good, beer is cold, every guest is family
BK’s Bar & Grill, 415 Kansas
Grilled to order steaks and chops with house-made seasoning
Gebhardt’s Chicken Dinners, 124 N. 260th
Another chicken legend, known for huge-portion chicken and noodles
Olpe Chicken House, 8 E. KS-99
Serving up tasty chicken dinners since 1958
Chicken Annie’s Original, 1143 E. 600th Ave.
Where it all began – ground zero for SEK’s fried chicken paradise
Chicken Mary’s, 1133 E. 600th Ave.
Similar but not the same, featuring their own signature recipe
Pichler’s Chicken Annie’s, 1271 S. 220th Ave.
Fried chicken, German slaw, potato salad like grandma’s recipe
BREWERIES & MORE
Radius Brewing Co., 610 Merchant St.
Emporia’s first brewery since prohibition, craft beer, restaurant
Trolley House Distillery, 502 S. Commercial St.
Microdistillery, easy sipping spirits, laid-back atmosphere
Twin Rivers Winery & Gourmet Shoppe, 627 Commercial St.
Red and white wines, honey meads, hard cider and shopping
Indy Brew Works, 223 W. Main
German-trained brewer, craft beer, root beer, tours, special events
Blue Dog Wine Co., bluedogwineco.com
Grown and bottled on the farm, reservations required for visits
Choteau Creek Vineyard & Winery, choteaucreekwinery.com
100% home-grown/hand-crafted, sold in liquor stores across Kansas
Drop the H Brewing Company, 107 E. Rose
One-of-a-kind brewery and pizza restaurant
Jolly Fox Brewery, 301 S. Broadway
In-house brewed beers, signature cocktails, full food menu
Coffeyville Coffee, Facebook: @coffeyvillecoffee
Small batch roaster, online and coffee truck sales
Terebinth Coffeehouse & Roastery, 232 W. 9th
Specialty coffee flavors, breakfast and lunch
Gravel City Roasters, 715 Commercial St.
Locally roasted coffee, sweets and snacks
High Road Coffee Roasters, Facebook: @highroadcoffeeroasters
Many specialty flavors, beans, ground, cold-brew jugs, delivery
Signet Coffee Roasters, 109 N. Broadway
Single-origin and blended beans, pastries and sandwiches
SWEET SPOTS & SNACKS
Pretty Baked Bakery, 213 W. 4th
Fancy, delicious cookies, pastries, cheesecake, open every day
Chanute Cardinal Drug Store & Gifts, 103 E. Main
Old-fashioned soda fountain, homemade fudge
Sunflower Soda Fountain Hometown Diner & Coffee Shop, 125 W. 8th
Old-fashioned ice cream sodas, sundaes, banana splits, cake, pie
Matt’s Sno Shack, 908 E. Sycamore
Sno-cones, Dippin’ Dots, Dole Whip, ice cream, shakes, malts
Sweet Granada, 803 Commercial St.
Gourmet chocolate shop with more than 200 handmade treats
Cake Batter Batter, 110 E. 3rd
Decorated sugar cookies, cupcakes, dipped ice cream and more
Tri-Mee Drive In, 1017 Washington
Serving sweet treats, burgers and fries for more than 50 years
Bijou Confectionary, 810 Bridge St.
Macarons, petit fours, crepes and many other handmade treats
Luther’s Convenience Store and Smokehouse, 98 W. 6th
Large assortment of jerky and meat sticks crafted on site
Circle’s Pecans and Country Store, 2499 US 400
Baked goods, assortment of pies, candies, jams and jellies
Oswego Drug Store, 413 Commercial
Many flavors of fudge made on site with real cream and butter
Timber Creek Meats, 2411 N. 16th
Fresh meat market with jerky, candies, popcorn and other treats
Aunt B’s, 110 E. Main
Hand-dipped ice cream, baked treats, Kansas-made products