The slogan for this coffeehouse is, "Stubborn about great coffee," and when you receive your cup it will prove to you that they are very adherent to this perspective. All of the beans are garnered through direct trade practices that follow sustainable policies, so it's a win-win-win situation for the merchant, consumer and producer. The baristas behind the counter at the Mule have several methods to brew, just ask them if you prefer a French Press or a Chemex drip.
Classic Rock Coffee has its priorities straight when it comes to single source beans, they cannot guarantee their beans from one season to the next and that's the way they like to keep this sustainable outlook. All of the beans here are hand roasted and the taste comes through in every cup. Some of the coffees have names like 'Back in Black' and 'Breakfast in America' and in addition to great java, the Baristas also whip smoothies, protein shakes and Italian sodas.
Bringing the experience of authentic Korean Barbecue, the Bawi Korean BBQ is one of the most interesting dining experiences. The all-you-can-eat barbecue offers everything from vegetables, beef, chicken, pork to seafood barbecues in Korean sauces and herbs. You can ask the staff to assist you or barbecue the meat yourself as per your requirements. Sides of noodles and rice make this a sumptuous meal to savor. An unfussy yet warm ambiance with booth seatings and grill tables makes it an ideal spot to enjoy a hearty Korean style lunch or dinner with your loved ones.
Gilardi’s Ristorante uses locally grown ingredients to serve classic Italian fare in a great setting. Antipasti specialties include Gazpacho and Crab Cakes. Its salmon preparations also taste wonderful.
Ocean Zen Pacific Rim serves authentic Pacific Rim fare in Springfield. For appetizers, do indulge in its Crusted Shrimp and Crab Rangoon. Other specialties include Cream Cheese Wontons and Crazy Monkey Roll.
One of the two Nonna's Italian American Cafe locations in Springfield, the other being in South Side, this Downtown restaurant has many a delicious dish for you to enjoy. The pastas are perhaps the most popular, with varieties like bolognese, penne Alfredo and more. Delectable Italian confections like tiramisu, cream cake, spumoni and chocolate hazelnut torte end the meal perfectly. The restaurant can cater for events, and offers a delivery service for large orders.
La Hacienda serves classic Mexican fare in Springfield. Vegetarian Chimichanga and Vegetarian Burrito are popular preparations. The fajitas also taste simply divine.
McAlister's Deli is popular for its flavorsome subs and desserts. For appetizers, do try their Italian Chopped Salad or the Caesar Salad. It also offers some delectable grill and chicken sandwiches.