Guide to Restaurants in the Arcadia Valley Region and Black River Recreation.  We have it all from casual fare to fine dining to enhance your Missouri Vacation!


Guide to Missouri Restaurants & Dining ~ Food, Drink, Taverns and Bars
in the Arcadia Valley Region and Black River Recreation Area

Enjoy the many restaurants, taverns and bars in the Arcadia Valley Region and Black River Recreation Area on your Missouri Vacation. Our Dining & Restaurant Guide will direct you to restaurants and covers fine dining to casual fare. We have it all right here for your enjoyment while vacationing in our region.

Dining in Arcadia
Thee Abbey Kitchen
Desi's Diner

Dining in Black
Trails End Restaurant at Brushy Creek Resort

Dining in Centerville
Hwy 21 Diner

Dining in Ironton
Baylee Jo's BBQ and Grill
The Iron Mule

Dining in Lesterville
Black River Ice Cream Parlor and Cafe
County Line Bar and Grill

Wilderness Lodge Resort (by reservation in season)

Dining in Pilot Knob
Catfish Bowl
[the new] Fort Davidson Cafe 

And for your convenience:  Fast Food Restaurants
McDonalds:   573.546.7608 - Hwy 21, Pilot Knob, MO  Fast Food, Hamburgers & Fries
Subway:   573.546.3156 - Hwy 21 and V, Ironton, MO  Fast Food, Sub Sandwiches

Take a tour of our restaurants and dining. Start below!



Thee Abbey Kitchen
211 S College Street, Arcadia, MO
In the Ursuline Academy - Arcadia College Historic District, Highway 21
Owner: Katherine Oyler
(573) 546-4249

Thee Abby Kitchen, Arcadia Valley, MO Thee Abbey Kitchen

Distinctive Dining Experiences at Thee Abbey Kitchen at Arcadia Academy!
Thee Abbey Kitchen offers our guests an incredible array of dining experiences. Established in 1999 as a family operated bakery and sandwich shop, Thee Abbey Kitchen is renowned for its fresh approach to cooking, baking and Ice Cream making! Whether you’re enjoying our famous “big as your plate” Cinnamon Rolls, fresh ground Wheat Bread, Lightning Brownies, Custom Ice Cream Custard flavor (in a homemade waffle cone of course), an awesome Sandwich, Fresh Garden Salad, hand prepared Entrées, gourmet Cake or Pie, or any of our delectable treats, you can be sure that you are experiencing quality food that tastes great! There are no secret recipes here. Our food is great because we cook, bake and ice cream make the old fashioned way. Fresh ingredients, no preservatives, made daily by hand for perfect results. But don’t take our word for it, come by and taste the difference for yourself. or call us at: 573-546-4249 or 314-960-1983.


Desi's Diner
104 Pine Street, Arcadia, MO
Owner: Desi Demaria & family 573-546-0154

Desi's Diner Desi's Diner, Arcadia, MO Desi's delicious food!

Desi's Diner is family-owned and operated.  Desi DeMaria cooks the best burgers in town, using fresh, local meat.  Aside from a variety of specialty burgers, Desi's Diner is known for its famous breakfast selection.  Homemade sausage gravy, hand-shredded hash browns, and buttery biscuits are just a few of the treats made daily by Desi.  Desi's Diner serves a full breakfast and lunch menu and offers a great selection of desserts.  The diner is open Tuesday-Saturday from 6:30 am - 3:00 pm and Sunday from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm during the spring and summer.  During the fall and winter, the diner is open Tuesday 6:30 am - 2:00 pm and Sunday from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm.  Desi's Diner is located in Arcadia, MO, just walking distance from the new Amtrak station. Visit our Facebook page.

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