Thursday, August 20 | Submitted by Downtown Springfield | Downtown Central
417 Taphouse is a self-serve beer bar aimed toward geeks. The News-Leader reported the bar is looking at a September 1 opening at 431 S Jefferson (the former location of Farmers Gastropub).
“We have so many sports bars,” Zachery Campbell told reporter Greg Holman. “But there’s got to be a crowd that’s like me” — visibly geeky and proud of it — “and that’s a market that we’re going after.”