BEST OF SPRINGFIELD: Winners in food, dining and drinking in 2021
5 Nov 2021
The people have spoken in the Best of Springfield for 2021, picking winners in 43 categories covering all facets of life in the area.
Do you need some new ideas for places to go or things to do? Below is a look at the winners in our food, dining and drinking categories for this year.
Springfield’s Station 1 doesn’t have a fancy slogan or gimmick. It lets its offerings and atmosphere do the work. “We just try to provide a safe, fun place to come for food or entertainment,” said Station 1 owner Sara Montei. “A place for somebody to get a cocktail at...
BEST OF SPRINGFIELD: Speakeasy Ramen places in 4 categories as a growing dining option in the cityNov 1 2021
In a restaurant culture dominated by burgers, pizza, chicken and several common ethnic foods, diners are constantly searching for new options. Take ramen, a staple of students and people on a budget for its affordability and ease. Brittany Waters saw a chance to change that image of ramen into...
Some know him as DJ Chill, others as Firefighter Chill. Chris Chilton happily answers to both. The community warmed to both sides of Chilton in the 2021 Best of Springfield contest, voting him first in Best Band or DJ and second in Best First Responder, a new category added...