When the stomach starts to growl and you’re looking for a satisfying meal, take the shortest route to WaKeeney, Kansas, where you’ll enjoy a tasty dinner at any of our ten fine restaurants!
The Brazen Bull
WaKeeney’s newest restaurant is the The Brazen Bull, a family owned restaurant with a bold take on America’s greatest plated meals. Everyone will find something to love on a menu filled with delicious steaks, burgers, sandwiches and salads choices. They’re open for lunch and dinner, so stop in and check out their new décor. (717 S 2nd St./ph. 785-743-2653)
Looking for a cool and creamy afternoon snack? WaKeeney’s Dairy Queen can mix up your favorite soft serve treat in a jiffy. Along with their wide array of sweet treats, our DQ also offers an entrée menu with salads, wraps, sandwiches, hot dogs and burgers. Pair your meal with a shake, malt, or their world-famous Blizzard and you’ll leave with a satisfied smile on your face every time you visit. (521 Barclay Avenue/ph. 785-743-2160)
Head to Hometown Bakery for fresh baked goods and a friendly smile, too! Their bakers craft everything from a scrumptious pies, cookies, and even celebratory cakes! Get there early to enjoy a donut and fresh brewed coffee while you check your email on their free WiFi. (215 N Main St. /ph. 785-743-6496)
Jake & Chet’s Cafe/Sundowner Lounge
Fresh ingredients, plus years of culinary experience equals a satisfied diner at Jake and Chet’s Cafe and the Sundowner Lounge. From breakfast to dinner, soup to nuts; chefs Jake and Chet cook the meals they love most. Enjoy a rib eye cooked to order, southern fried catfish, or an all-American burger, and then follow it up with a slice of pie a la mode. (233 S 1st St./ph. 785-743-2211)
As America’s most iconic roadside restaurant, everyone is familiar with the great menu offered at a McDonald’s. The WaKeeney McDonald’s drive thru window makes it a quick stop, or you can get out and stretch your legs while you order inside in their air-conditioned dining room. (745 S 1st St./ph. 785-743-2911)
Downtown WaKeeney’s hotspot is Mike’s Place, a fun pub where people like to kick back with friends and enjoy a cold beer. They feature regular daily specials of local favorites and always have ice-cold beer on tap and ready for their guests. Stop in at their summer “Cruise Night” events to see vintage cars and chat with their drivers. (111 N 6th St./ph. 785-743-2641)
A local favorite and WaKeeney’s favorite go-to for fast delivery is our local Pizza Hut. Whether you like original, pan or, my personal favorite, thin crust pizza, you’ll get one piled with savory meat, fresh veggies, spicy sauce and gooey melted cheese. Check out their new Wing Street menu for an order of tasty wings and your choice of sauces. (324 S 1st/ph. 785-743-2383 – Call ahead to find out when their buffet is open!)
Feel like a meal that’s filled with all your favorite fresh ingredients but you don’t want to do all the work? At WaKeeney’s Subway you can pick the ingredients and let someone else build the perfect sandwich for you in a matter of minutes. Sandwiched inside a loaf of freshly baked bread, your meal will be an easy-to-eat, on-the-go satisfying feast that will get fed and back on the road in no time at all. (718 S 1st St./ph. 785-743-5248)
Tropical Mexican Restaurant
Take a trip south of the border at Tropical Mexican Restaurant! It doesn’t have to be Cinco de Mayo to enjoy the great taste of authentic Mexican food. You’ll find all your favorites on Tropical’s menu, like the chicken fajitas or burritos, and don’t miss out on a fruity cocktail or Corona. You’ll feel like you’re basking in the sun at a beachside resort when you sit down to a meal at Tropical Mexican Restaurant! (428 S 1st St./ph. 785-743-2219)
Western Kansas Saloon & Grill
Order up a slice of Trego County history with your meal when you dine at the Western Kansas Saloon & Grill. Housed in one of our county’s oldest buildings, the “Saloon’s” menu offers something for everyone. From steak, pasta, and burgers, to salad and sandwiches; you’ll find a delicious selection of entrees, appetizers, and desserts served up with a drink from their fully stocked bar inside an authentic western saloon atmosphere. And, don’t forget to check out the pioneer themed original art by local artist Madeline Musick decorating the walls. (121 N Main St./785-743-2050)
Plan a trip to WaKeeney soon to enjoy all these delicious meals served in the restaurants of Trego County!