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Taste of Springfield

As Springfield’s premier culinary eventi, Taste of Springfield presented by Springfield Grocer, will feature 30 local restaurants,beer sampling, booths for specialty vendors, and local music.

This event is held in the heart of Springfield’s entertainment district with 40 restaurants and 20 nightclubs within walking distance.

Title Sponsor Springfield Grocer Company is the oldest continuously running business in Missouri, & has been delivering food products to businesses since 1865.  As a family-owned, full-line foodservice distributor, Springfield Grocer currently serves restaurants, schools, health care facilities, hotels & other foodservice-related businesses in four states

2013 Taste of Springfield Sampling Menu

2013 Participating Restaurants: 

3 Corners Bar & Grill

Benissimo Gelato

Big Whiskey’s American Bar & Grill

Blue Bull Bar & Grill

Dublin’s Pass

Enoch’s BBQ

Frisco Crossing Restaurant


Jimm’s Steakhouse & Pub

Leong’s Asian Diner

Mille’s Café/Coyote Sports Bar

Nonna’s Italian Café/Caspers

Pappo’s Pizzeria

Parlor 88

Scotch & Soda

Springfield Brewing Co

Springfield Family Restaurant

The Boogie & Zan

The Cup

The Rib Shack

Trolley’s Park Central Pub

University Plaza/Terrace


Congratulations to the 2012 Taste of Springfield “Best of the Fest” winners as voted on by festival attendees:

Best Appetizer: Jimm’s Steakhouse- Peppadews

Best Entree: Dublin’s Pass- Cottage Pie

Best Dessert:  The Cup - Pumpkin Cupcake

Best Booth:  Enoch’s BBQ and Southern Classics


Interested in being one of our 2013 participating restaurants? Download the 2013 Taste of Springfield Restaurant application here