When traveling to Chicago, our clients have a wide variety of excellent restaurant choices. In Springfield, our advice is frequently solicited, so we provide some recommendations below.
Augie’s Front Burner
Casual dining with gourmet flare serving a variety of dishes ranging from steak and fish, to pastas. Augie’s is located on the Old State Capitol Plaza. Lunch is served daily from 11:00a.m.–5:00 p.m., and dinner is served from 5:00–11:00 p.m.
The Feed Store
Features homemade soups, sandwiches, salads, and desserts. Located six blocks from our office in the Old State Capitol Plaza. Dining is available in their historic building or to go. Open Monday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Gallagher’s is located five minutes from the Capitol and our offices on Sixth Street. It offers American cuisine and is especially known for its seafood and steaks. Gallagher’s is also home to a piano bar with live music on Wednesday through Friday. Reservations are accepted and carryout is available. Gallagher’s is open for dinner 4:30 p.m.–10:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 4:30 p.m.–11:00 p.m. Friday and Saturday.
Maldaner’s specializes in American cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. Housed in a historic building, it is located in the heart of downtown and only five minutes from our office. A formal, dinner only restaurant is upstairs, and a more casual lunch and dinner restaurant is downstairs. Hours are 11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m. for lunch and 5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. for dinner. Reservations are suggested.
Norb Andy’s Tabarin
Norb Andy’s is a quaint pub located one block east of the Capitol that serves American food. It is open for lunch 11:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and dinner 5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m. with a variety of sandwiches and burgers available.
Saputo’s is known for its Italian food. Located next to the Hilton, it is seven blocks from our office. Take out or dine in, banquet facilities are available. Saputo’s is open from 10:30 a.m.–11:00 p.m. daily.
Fine dining available in a downtown location with a variety of American and Italian dishes. Sebastian’s is located five blocks from our office. Dinner is served Monday through Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m. Free Valet parking is available.
Fritz’s Wagon Wheel
Fritz’s serves a variety of American entrees including steaks, ribs, seafood, and sandwiches. Located ten minutes from our office, they are open for dinner seven days a week starting at 4:30.
Indigo is a Metropolitan-style restaurant located on the West side of Springfield, approximately 20 minutes from our offices. It has contemporary atmosphere featuring several Blue Dog paintings by George Rodrigue. It serves world-class cuisine that changes daily to keep things fresh and seasonal, and also features an extensive wine list and a selection of martinis.
Offering a variety of gourmet sub sandwiches and soups. Delivery and catering are available. Bread Stretcher’s has two locations, one downtown, and another on Stevenson Drive.
Grand Avenue Deli
A comfortable place to have lunch, Grand Avenue Deli offers a variety of sandwiches, soups, salads, and sides. It is located five minutes from our office. Carry out and delivery are available as well as catering services.
Tokyo of Japan
Springfield’s only authentic Japanese restaurant serving fresh steak and seafood prepared at your table by your chef. Located 20 minutes from downtown and 5 minutes from the Crowne Plaza. Private rooms available. Open Monday through Thursday 5:00 p.m.–10:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 5:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m., and Sunday from 4:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. Lunch is also available Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Ross Isaac offers contemporary cuisine. Open Monday through Thursday 5:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 5:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m., and closed on Sunday.