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The Grotto

301 E Battlefield St, Springfield, MO 65807-5389
+1 417-886-9600
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
301 E Battlefield St, Springfield, MO 65807-5389
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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

This has gone from a great alternative to Springfield’s mostly chain-restaurant scene to ho-hum. Visited last week and the menu has been reduced again. No flatbread pizzas. We had the salmon dinner for $13 each and it arrived as a very slim piece of salmon...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank midwestmom84
Reviewed August 25, 2018

Passing thru Springfield and went here on a recommendation. I had the spicy chicken tacos and they were delicious, I will crave them!! Daughter had a burger and homemade chips and loved her meal too. Delicious! Fast food but with the quality of a sit...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Pam B
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The Grotto has the best veggie burger I've ever tasted. I'm fairly new to the world of no meat, and I've tried various veggie burgers at almost every restaurant in Springfield. The "Impossible Burger" is amazing! It looks, smells, and taste like a real burger,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Marie M
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Hungry in Springfield, MO-and a vegan???? Hold on to your sucker days hat because it is difficult at best to have a plethora of options to satisfy that “Show me state Vegan hunger” ok ok ... good point —-There are choice smoothies or a pizza...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank nm0412354
Reviewed January 3, 2018

The Grotto has grown from a little hole-in-the-wall to a fairly hopping place to grab a fresh dinner. My husband LOVES the blue cheese fries and I love the Cobb salad. There aren't a ton of gluten-free items now that the pizza is gone, but...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank scriswel
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

This is my first time here, and I will DEFINITELY be back. The food was amazing. I had the Quinoa Burrito Bowl for $8.49 (not including the drink). It was very healthy with black beans, guacamole, and tofu. There are numerous healthy and vegetarian (as...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Douglas R
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Have enjoyed eating here many times and always look forward to a great meal. Upon arriving tonight, we found that pizzas are no longer on the menu due to offering healthier options. Then chose the Steak/blue cheese salad. There were maybe four very small bite...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Jeannie C
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Tonight we wanted to try something new, so we tried The Grotto. It was okay, but doesn't seem worthy of a repeat visit. First off, the cashier had a hard time recommending something good. She finally offered that the fish tacos were good. My husband...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Linda V
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

This was my first time to this restaurant. I absolutely loved the food. I have the Baja bowl which consist of rice, black beans, guacamole, and chicken. Very clean and fresh eating. Instead of smothered in cheese and grease, the food is enhanced with fresh...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Darlene A
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

If i could give a 0 I would. I've been here a couple times before and the service was okay. I have had a dairy allergy for a couple of years now. I asked for no cheese or dairy upfront. The lady said it doesn't...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Rachel H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E Battlefield St, Springfield, MO 65807-5389
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-886-9600
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