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  • Farmers Market Guide

    This time of year, the farmers markets in 417-land come alive. Our guide shows you which local markets are the...

  • Review: Hula Hawaiian Kitchen

    Taste raw fish done right by ordering the tuna poke at Hula Hawaiian Kitchen.

  • Waffles for the Win

    The Waffle Company is serving up several versions of chicken and waffles, and you can find your favorite at the...

  • A Glass Half Full

    A new wine bar in Springfield offers an inventive wine list and a menu of small plates that are perfect for...

  • Trip to the Chef's Table

    We experience a view of the White River while teasing our taste buds with Chef Ryan Van Winkle’s creative...

  • Drink of the Month: Springtime Spritz

    Sip the Drink of the Month at Farmers Gastropub.

  • A New Favorite: Piccolo

    New to the Nixa dining scene, Piccolo is one of the latest places in 417-land to offer up Italian flavors.

  • Try It: Wilder's Steakhouse

    Joplin’s oldest restaurant offers up a fascinating history, well-crafted classic dishes and an experience you...

  • Drink of the Month: Floral with a Punch

    Sip the Drink of the Month at MudLounge.

  • Honey, We're Open

    One of the newest additions to Chesterfield Village, Half Crocked Chef Café & Marketplace, is the place to go...

  • Yum of the Month: Golden Girl's Ramen

    Don't miss the yum of the month at The Golden Girl Rum Club.

  • Taste of Siam

    Sip the Drink of the Month at The Order.

  • Naan-Stop Flavor

    Zayka, a new Indian restaurant, is turning up the heat on the downtown Springfield dining scene.

  • Higher Grounds

    With caramel-laced frappes oozing with sugary sweetness and strong shots of creamy espresso, coffee is alive and...

  • Aloha on a Plate

    The Big Island Grill Hawaiian BBQ offers up tropical tastes with an Asian flair on a menu that’s packed with a...

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  • Let's Do Brunch

    Our guide to the region’s best brunches so you can make the most of your preciously few commitment-free weekends.

  • Guide to Sushi

    Explore the most adventurous offering on local menus, learn how the best chefs are trained for the job and use...

  • Dining Day Trips

    Equipped with growling bellies and full tanks of gas, we sent four writers on a mouthwatering multi-day journey...

  • Best Dishes

    Hope you’re hungry!

  • Best Winter Dishes

    January might be the month of ice storms and sub-zero temps, but the dishes featured here are anything but...

  • Lets Do Lunch

    116 Delicious midday meals to fill your belly and warm your soul

  • Global Dining

    Ready for a culinary adventure that will lead you all the way around the globe? Prepare to feed your adventurous...

  • Guide to Appetizers

    Dining out. It’s one of the most enjoyable pastimes, and when you throw in a seemingly endless list of...

  • The Ultimate Guide to Pizza

    Smack dab in the middle of fancy California–styleflavors and floppy, sloppy East Coast slices, southwest...

  • Dining Discoveries

    If variety is the spice of life, this feature is all the seasoning you need to add a little vim and vigor to...

  • Cheap Eats

    Cheap eats. There’s a certain level of excitement that surrounds these two words when they’re used together....

  • Best Breakfasts

    Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, right? That’s what they always say, anyway. And we believe it.

  • Best Italian Restaurants

    Here in 417-land, we love homemade, freshly prepared Italian cuisine. We love plates loaded with tender...

  • Grown in 417-land
  • Best Sandwiches

    We went out and discovered the 21 best sandwiches in 417-land. We even had you submit your own recipes for...

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  • Raising the Rhubarb

    If your only familiarity with rhubarb is from A Prairie Home Companion’s fictitious commercials, use the...

  • Make it: Mint Julep

    Whether you chug drinks like a thirsty racehorse or sip like a Southern gentleman, the mint julep is the perfect...

  • 417 Magazine Cooking Class: Zen Dining

    Join Ocean Zen chef Johnson Tan as he teaches you how to prepare four luscious dishes at this month’s cooking...

  • Inject a Little Flavor

    Infusing spirits is a simple way to tailor your liquor cabinet to your personal tastes while taking your...

  • Pasta Like The Pros

    Next time you’re craving a hefty pile of pasta, forget the prepackaged stuff and head into the kitchen to make...

  • Cheese 101

    Our editorial art coordinator, Vivian Wheeler, heads to Terrell Creek Farm to learn how to make cheese.

  • March Cooking Class: At Your Service

    Jennifer Smith of The Traveling Chef catering has created a scrumptious menu for this month’s 417 Magazine...

  • Here's the Beef

    With St. Patrick’s Day this month, a lot of people have corned beef on the brain. Prepare your own at home...

  • Cooking Class: Buon Appetito

    Executive Chef Branden Bentley from Mangia! A Nonna’s Italian Kitchen makes cooking authentic Italian easy at...

  • 417 Magazine Cooking Class: A Touch of Class

    Restaurateur Mike Jalili is sharing the recipes behind some of the most popular dishes at his three restaurants:...

  • Cheese 101

    Our editorial art coordinator, Vivian Wheeler, heads to Terrell Creek Farm to learn how to make cheese.

  • Cooking Up Some Comfort

    Whether you’re making a cozy weeknight meal or cooking up a storm to feed the masses during a Sunday football...

  • Broc Your Socks Off

    A local farmer shares how to grow the best broccoli in our 417-land climate, and we share four locally created...

  • Berry Blast

    Veggies and poultry aren’t the only foods that shine at Thanksgiving. Work some color—and flavor—into your...

  • Cooking Class with Chef Patty Wingo

    Join Chef Patty Wingo in the kitchen for a feast full of fall flavors, including autumn bisque, kale salad,...

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  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • 7 Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Homemade Ravioli and More!

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are ranked by level of...

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds and made us rave. They are ranked by level of yumminess.

  • Seven Good Things

    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds and made us rave. They are ranked by level of yumminess.

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  1. Mother's Day Brunch
    Celebrating Mom is a stellar reason to gather up the fam and head out for a leisurely brunch and...
  2. 7 Good Things
    These seven dishes or drinks have passed our taste buds this month and made us rave. They are...
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