Restaurants in Edwardsville
If a great meal is a celebration of culinary craft, Edwardsville has something for every occasion.
A perfectly grilled steak with seasonal vegetables? Got it. A juicy burger and crisp French fries? Got it. Sushi, spaghetti, street tacos – you name it, Edwardsville does it and does it well. With more than 70 restaurants serving up fantastic fare and doing it at all hours of the day – breakfast, lunch and dinner – there’s something for everyone in Edwardsville.
You know about Starbucks – Edwardsville has three, counting the one in SIUE’s Morris University Center – but the Edwardsville coffee shop scene has so much more to offer. Locally owned shops like Sacred Grounds Café, 222 Artisan Bakery & Café and Teaspoons Café serve it up hot (or iced, if that’s your style) every day, and Edwardsville is even home to the small specialty coffee roaster Goshen Coffee Company, which roasts nearly 97,000 pounds of coffee every year. Check the listings for all the great places to grab a cup of joe in Edwardsville!
Sweets & Treats
A day in Edwardsville is sweet – literally. The city boasts a number of delectable bakeries, ice cream and frozen custard shops, and numerous other spots sure to satisfy even the most insatiable sweet tooth. Grab an ice cream cone at Northside Dairy Haven, bite into a colossal cupcake at Jilly’s Cupcake & Ice Cream Bar or get a different kind of scoop – one full of jelly beans, perhaps – at Sherry’s Snacks. Find all your Edwardsville sweet treat destinations in the listings below.
A Foodie Kinda Town
Asian. Fusion. Wood-smoked barbecue. Pasta. Steak. Pizza. You name it -- the City of Edwardsville has it -- especially when it comes to finding a great place to eat. From James Beard finalist restaurants like Cleveland-Heath to ever popular favorites like Bella Milano, Peel Wood Fired Pizza, Chava's Mexican Restaurant and Doc's Smokehouse, the city's culinary scene is constantly expanding.
And now, fans of the city's culinary landscape can, literally, wear their passion. "Edwardsville -- A Foodie Kinda Town" merchandise is available for sale. Shirts, sweatshirts, cups and hats featuring the new logo can be purchased here.
Show your passion for Edwardsville's savory, delicious and satisfying food scene!