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

County Line Bar and Grill, Lesterville, MO
 N Highway, near Johnson's Shut-ins, outside of Lesterville, MO
Owner:  John Engelmayer   573-546-1067

To fill your tummy or quench your thirst stop in at the County Line Bar, located in the old Munger Mill area on “N” Highway near Johnson Shut-ins State Park. This made to order menu offers a variety of sandwiches and appetizers anytime and a great steak special every Friday evening. While waiting for your food to arrive, enjoy a Missouri game of chance like keno, or stretch your limbs with a game of pool or darts. Stop by and see what kind of event the County Line Bar and Grill is planning today.

Lenny's, Lesterville, MO
Highway 21

No Muss! No Fuss! Jump in the car and head this way to spend a wonderful care free day in the Black River Valley region. Whether you plan to float, bask in the sun or just pass through, stop by, Lenny's to pick up your delicious river ready sub fixed the way you like it. The “Home of the Black River Sub” features a menu that consists of cooked to order sandwiches, fresh garden salads, dinner plates, pizza and some of the best appetizers in the area. Lenny’s has all your last minute needs from ice to river gear helping make your escape stress free. Call in advance at 573-637-2506 to have your order hot “n” ready for pick-up on the way to your destination. Visit our Facebook page.

Wilderness Lodge Resort, Black River, Lesterville, MO

(by reservation- 3 hour advance notice required - open Memorial Day through Labor Day)
Peola Road (PO Box 90) 573-637-2295

Wilderness Lodge - Dine by the fireplace

Join us for dinner or breakfast at Wilderness Lodge, the premier historic resort destination on the Black River. Begin your day with a warm hearty breakfast and prepare for whatever adventure you have planned for the day by ordering your specially prepared Picnic Basket Lunch, complete with your selection of fresh sandwiches and wine. Return from your quest to relax in the warm atmosphere of our dining lodge for dinner to select from our menu of tempting appetizers and delectable entrees served with fresh daily home-made bread and desserts. In addition to our cozy dining area, enjoy our lounge which provides a relaxing atmosphere to enjoy a cocktail or a glass of wine.  By reservation only.  Please call at least 3 hours in advance of your arrival 573-637-2295.
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Catfish Bowl, Pilot Knob, MO
106 S. St. Mary’s

Find a warm and comfortable family friendly atmosphere inside this newly built dine-in or carry-out restaurant. The Catfish Bowl offers up fresh fried catfish, chicken, shrimp or sliced pork dinners with all of your favorite sides, even creamy honey butter for your fresh fried biscuit.  Ask about our wonderful home-made desserts while enjoying one of our Branson style family shows filled with live bluegrass entertainment.   Lovely antiques line the walls for your viewing enjoyment, or linger in the garden passage to enjoy the flora. Stop by the Catfish Bowl at 106 S. St. Mary’s in Pilot Knob (just off Highway 21) and enjoy the good food and great times.

Fort Davidson Restaurant, Pilot Knob, MO
302 S. McCune
Owner: Phyllis Kennedy  573-546-2719

Built in 1954, Fort Davidson Restaurant wasn't named for the historic battlefield on which it rests until it was sold and enlarged in 1961. Begin your day with an incredibly hearty breakfast or plan to stop in during your adventure filled day to enjoy one of our remarkable, home-made daily lunch and dinner specials that are sure to hit the spot. Select from the many healthy and scrumptiously delicious appetizers, sandwiches, and entrees our menu has to offer. This family-style restaurant has separate smoking and non-smoking dining areas and a banquet room for large or private parties. Dine “on the battlefield” at the Fort Davidson restaurant located on 302 S. McCune in Pilot Knob, directly across from the Fort Davidson State Historic Site.

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