Listen as Dan and Andy discuss, rate, and review the restaurants of the third largest city in the Union's 24th state. A quite serious podcast.
We don't just share our Last Meal picks, we go to each of the eight dining establishments and eat our Last Meals in person. We also revisit some favorite segments for the last time, plus share our favorite moments and episodes of Springfood, MO. Thank you all for supporting our show the last three years. We'll miss you.…
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We review Pineapple Whip with Jake Herren from Jake's Vegan Burgers. Zach Fortner, third-generation co-owner of Pineapple Whip, also stopped by for an interview about the history of the business.
On this special unedited Friday bonus episode, we take an hour to answer listeners' questions for the fourth and final time! We also do our regular Tower Club stuff, breaking KFABE to go behind the scenes of the last few episodes as well as talk about what we've been watching and listening to.
Jeff Houghton, host of The Mystery Hour, returns to help us review both Galloway Grill and Galloway Station! The Mystery Hour just ended its 224-episode run on TV, so we talked a lot about how it feels to end a huge project, as well as what the future holds for Jeff and his creative endeavors. We also let Jeff have another shot at his Last Meal, si…
The Springfood, MO Heathead Coalition convenes for the final time! Spice champion Verena Fri returns, along with new member Colin Pearson and substitute member Ryan Sala-Bankston, representing the crew from Skully's. We went all out, trying spicy dishes from Coyote's Adobe, Thai Express, and The Riksha, plus two hottest sauces from The Hot Ones. We…
We are joined by a pair of very special guests to discuss a pair of beloved local restaurants! Dan's brothers Zack and Travis to help us review Chinese Chef!
We check out Springfield's newest Korean taco spot.
This one is an absolute all-timer. Two of our best guests ever return TOGETHER. That's right, Ally Jeppsen AND Lillian Stone joined us to review Fire & Ice Restaurant & Bar at the Oasis Convention Center!! This episode rules.
Doug Riddle from Team Taco returns to the show for the rarest of occasions, a review of a brand new restaurant! We tried out Corner 21 Chinese Cuisine! Many, many people recommended we check this place out, so... we did. We checked it out. Did it live up to the hype? Um, uuuuuuh, listen and find out??…
Recovered from the deepest recesses of the internet, today's Tower Club-exclusive is a remaster of the first podcast episode Dan & Andy ever recorded together, from way back on August 23, 2013. It's the second episode of Andy's second podcast, The Golden Age of Everything, which ran sporadically for 12 episodes eight years ago. We talked about At W…
Here's the recording of our live show at The Royal from 6/6/2021! We reviewed The Riksha with longtime favorite guest, standup comedian Katie Still!Check out the History of the Riksha in its own episode right here.
We finally reviewed Andy's Frozen Custard for a live show at The Royal back in April! For the extended history segment, go back in time and check out our bonus episode, The History of Andy's Frozen Custard.
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Here's the history of The Riksha, downtown Springfield's oldest restaurant! Come see us review the place with standup comic Katie Still at our live show this coming Sunday at the Royal. Bring canned good for donation to Ozarks Food Harvest and/or camping gear and/or food prep stuff for SMSN. See you on Sunday!…
We are joined by a crew from The Moxie Cinema to discuss Neighborhood Pizza Cafe, the last local pizza place we haven't covered! Then, for the last time, Shay helps us compile our final seasonal playlist.
Random fan of the show Dan Chilton makes his final guest appearance as we review Ocean Zen!
We are joined by the fine folks from Hoot 'n' Holler: A Podcast About the Ozarks to review Billy Gail's! That's right, we're venturing outside of Springfield for the first and only time. As mentioned in the episode, please consider donating to the Southwest Missouri Solidarity Network.
The rock band Sister City joins us to discuss Lost Signal Brewing Company! Sister City also does the podcast's first-ever in-studio acoustic performance in advance of their first show in almost nine years, happening this Friday, May 21 at SBC's The Cellar!
We took our moms to Nakato for Mother's Day!
Our long-awaited crossover episode with Jeffrey's Dry Toast Hour!
This one's huge. We're finally covering the restaurant at which we've both eaten more than any other--Cielito Lindo Mexicano Restaurante!! We're joined by our mutual friend, Jeffrey Karr, who is also Andy's brother.
The audio quality on this was so poor that we could either trash it or make a bonus, so we made it a bonus. Enjoy...?
We review The Urban Cup with Tower Club member, Katie Palmietto!
Here's the history of Andy's Frozen Custard ahead of our review, live this Sunday at The Royal! 5:00 p.m.!
Joe & Luke from Pretending to be People join us to talk about Early Bird Breakfast Pub! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We decided to release one of our monthly bonus episodes on the main feed for everyone today, because we're finally talking Garbo's Pizzeria! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
Katie Kull, Local Government Reporter at the Springfield News-Leader, joins us to discuss Springfield's oldest brewing company... Springfield Brewing Company!
New episode OUT NOW!! We're talking Progress with Tower Club members Emily & Tim! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We're here to talk about one thing and one thing only: those College Street Cafe fries.
For our third and final DEATH MATCH, we blind-taste-tested fries from 13 local restaurants, each hot out of the fryer. We recorded this with a mobile setup in the back of a car (for real.)
We cover Springfield's oldest burger bar! Originally livestreamed in video form on Twitch during a telethon to support the Southwest Missouri Solidarity Network.
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The news broke today that our beloved BillyNeck Food Station has closed for good. We were meeting tonight to record Friday's Tower Club episode, and we decided to just post the BillyNeck chunk tonight while the sad news is fresh. R.I.P. BillyNeck Food Station
Ally Jeppsen, photographer and funny person, joins us to talk about Maria's! Check out Ally's work here:http://www.allyjphotography.com/ THIS FRIDAY we will be streaming the recording of an upcoming episode on Twitch to benefit the Southwest Missouri Solidarity Network! Details here: https://fb.me/e/2fsP5lQBW I sure wish the linking functionality o…
We are joined by the rock band Chris Gnarly, which overlaps with the crew from Skully's Ramen, to talk about Misaki Japanese Restaurant, which until recently was known as Little Tokyo! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
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The band Kudzu joins us to review Big Easy Grill, Springfield's last remaining local Cajun restaurant! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We review Mo' Beef, a place that sell sandwiches made of beef. No guests this week due to unforeseen circumstances!
Brat Pitt joins us to review beloved sister-restaurants Grad School & J.O.B Public House! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We are joined by returning champions Sarah Jenkins and Nate Black from The Mystery Hour to review Nonna's Italian Cafe! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
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We talk Chihuahua food wagon Elotes Don Toño with returning guest--but first-time solo guest!!--Doug from A Podcast From Springfield and the COOLTOY youtube channel! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We review Springfield's most popular health food chain! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
Eleanor & Vance return to discuss one of their favorite Chinese spots! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozarks!
We review London Calling Pasty Co! There is a clip in this episode from a video produced by the Springfield Convention & Vistors Bureau. Check out their work!
We are joined by Crystal Quade, Minority Leader of the Missouri House of Representatives, to review one of District 132 's finest and most-storied dining establishments... Pizza House!! Be sure to stay tuned after the review for Crystal's Last Meal picks!
Happy New Year! Next week we're having an extraordinary guest on the show to help us cover Pizza House, the legendary parlor that started way back in 1958! The history is long one, so we decided to release it a few days ahead of time. Enjoy! Join the Springfood, MO Tower Club to get two bonus episodes every month, AND help fight hunger in the Ozark…