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Grains & Grill Restaurant

An upscale dining experience at an affordable price!  Appetizers include Bavarian pretzel sticks with fondue, loaded fries and chicken sliders. Enjoy delicious steaks, house cut Indiana raised pork tenderloin, cajun shrimp macaroni & cheese,  blackened fish tacos,  or char-grilled hamburgers while relaxing in our comfortable, laid-back atmosphere.  Craft beers always on tap.  Locally owned and…

Gunner’s Restaurant

Chef Steve “Gunner” Roesly proudly operates his restaurant at the Meshingimesia Country Club. Open to the public, Gunner’s goal is to provide a unique culinary experience that will wow everyone. From your favorite burger and fries, to slow cooked Prime Rib, to fresh seafood, Gunner’s is the place to dine in Marion. Fresh, simple ingredients…

Hostess House

Dine in this beautifully restored historical house that is on the National Historic Register. Luncheon menu includes a selection of soups, sandwiches, sides, salads, and specialties.  Scrumptious desserts include our famous homemade pies, apple dumplings, and a variety of cheesecakes. Lunch available daily.  Open Monday-Friday with daily specials. Open evenings and weekends for special events…

Ivanhoe’s Drive In

Our casual atmosphere will help you to relax and enjoy a meal with friends or family. Our menu offers sandwiches, meal-size salads, and our famous chicken salad. Treat yourself to dessert – you’ll have a difficult time making a selection from our menu of over 100 milkshakes and 100 sundaes! Fresh Strawberry Shortcake in season…

Jefferson Street BBQ

Welcome to the best pulled pork, beef brisket, baby back ribs, spare ribs, smoked chicken quarters and smoked sausage anywhere in the Midwest!  We make all of our homemade sides from scratch – smoked baked beans, coleslaw, potato salad, mac n cheese, green beans with smoked bacon – each is delicious!  Try our signature jalapeno…

Mill, The

Dine with American Flair! Contemporary, upbeat environment with unparalleled food.  We offer a diverse menu featuring juicy steaks, fresh seafood and exceptional pasta, as well as full bar service. We carry an excellent wine selection. Reservations preferred. Outdoor seating available. Lunch and Dinner Tuesday-Saturday.

Payne’s Restaurant

Stop by for a wide range of healthy and nutritious breakfasts, your morning coffee, or enjoy your lunch on the terrace with the delicious Soup du Jour, wonderful fresh salads and specialty sandwiches. In the evening, Payne’s offers an innovative dinner menu that’s often changing, all made with the freshest local ingredients and pasture raised…

Rosie’s Little Italy

Italian and American food including Rosie’s famous lasagna, juicy steaks, delicious shrimp, fresh lobster, and broasted chicken. Casual dining, family friendly, Children’s menu available. Alcoholic beverages available. Lunch and Dinner available daily.