Where to Meet for Lunch on Mondays

Finding a place for a lunch meeting on Mondays can prove to be challenging. Here’s a round-up of some great options for the next time you’re feeling stumped.

by Jo Jolliff

Aug 01 2023 at 8 a.m.

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Downtown Springfield

1141 E. Delmar St.417-862-9999
Try this: The ziti

Black Sheep Burgers & Shakes
Multiple Springfield locations
Try this: Bleus Brothers burger

Rama Thai
1129 E. Walnut St.417-865-3204
Try this: Curry noodles

105 Park Central Square417-691-6088
Try this: Tabbouleh grain bowl

Springfield Brewing Co.
305 S. Market Ave.417-832-8277
Try this: smokehouse nachos

St. Michaels
301 South Ave.417-865-2315
Try this: Cajun chicken salad

Glenstone Avenue

Derby Deli
2023 S. Glenstone Ave., Springfield, 417-823-3551
Try this:
The Local Goat salad

Gettin’ Basted

3242 S. Stewart Ave.417-427-4181
Try this: Barbecue tacos

The Press
2710 S. Glenstone Ave.417-771-5950
Try this: Korean tacos

Commercial Street

Big Momma’s
217 E. Commercial St.417-865-9911
Try this: Globe sandwich

Café Cusco
234 E. Commercial St.417-868-8088
Try this: Ceviche Miami

Eurasia Coffee
445 E. Commercial St.417-720-1949
Try this: Chicken Tikka Naan’wich

Van Gogh’s Eeterie
334 E. Commercial St., 417-344-0085
Try this: De Pier cod sandwich

Battlefield Road

Big Whiskey’s
Multiple Springfield Locations
Try this: Pretzel burger

Sunshine Street

Cesar’s Old Mexico
2627 E. Sunshine St.417-881-8252
Try this: Salvadoran pupusas

Craft Sushi
Multiple Springfield locations
Try this: Soeul Good Bowl

First Watch
Multiple Springfield locations
Try this: Pesto chicken quinoa bowl

La Paloma
Multiple Springfield locations
Try this: Pastor tacos

Queen City Deli
1647 E. Sunshine St.417-887-1778
Try this: The Burnes

The Wheelhouse
1845 E. Sunshine St.417-430-0400
Try this: Kimchi-falafel tacos

Republic Road

2144 E. Republic Road417-881-9736
Try this: Pomme frites

Karai Ramen + Handroll
640 W. Republic Road, Suite 100417-319-5225
Try this: Shredded pork chashu bun

Taj Mahal
1250 E. Republic Road417-719-4573
Try this: Karahi chicken

Thailand Station
1730 E. Republic Road417-350-1001
Try this: Panang curry with shrimp

Other Areas

Cherry Picker Package x Fare
601 S. Pickwick Ave.417-986-5800
Try this: A charcuterie board

3044 S. Fremont Ave.417-887-0077
Try this: Tuna sampler

4121 S. Fremont Ave., Suite #128417-882-0077
Try this: Hot stone bibimbap.