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Don't miss the Amish Country Cheese Festival every labor day weekend for great bargains in every shop in Arthur!

Food And Drink

Amish Country Relaxation includes food. No fast food, or national chains, mind you, but plenty of home cooking.

The R & I Restaurant
A mainstay in downtown, the R&I features an old fashioned open grill with origional stools along the front counter. If you can find a table during the breakfast or lunh times, you'll find great food ar great prices. Nothing fancy here, but this is where the locals go. Open early before 5am for breakfast and closing at 1:30pm after lunch. Well known for their biscuits and gravey in the morning and varying plate lunches at mid-day you will want to take in the atmosphere. On the East side of Vine St in Downtown Arthur.

Figures Cafe
Soup and Sandwiches along with smoothies and other good for you food. Located inside Figures Salon in downtown Arthur.

Arthur 66 & King Arthur Pizza
Opened in 1994, Arthur 66 Hot Stuff Pizza is Arthur's newest convenience store, featuring Phillips 66 gasoline and the finest fresh-made Hot Stuff Pizza you've tasted, fixed just the way you want, or, if you prefer, choose our fresh deli sandwiches. You can purchase Lottery tickets and rent your favorite current video release. Open 7 days a week, 6am to 10pm Located on Rt. 133 next to Arthur Country Inn

Country Cheese and More
Cheese, Quilts, Crafts! An excellent variety of cheese - Colby, Longhorn, Cojack, Swiss, Cheddars, Blue, Parmesan, Veggie Cheese, and more. Sausage, Homemade Applebutter, Jams, Jellies, Candy, Bread, Rolls, Cookies, Angel Food Cakes. Lovely Quilts are Heirloom Quality - Take one with you today or order yours custom made. Browse among locally made crafts and small wood items. Mon-Sat 9-5.

The Berg
A sports bar atmosphere, sandwiches, adult drinks, 11-2pm daily, 5-1am evenings. closed Sundays
Downtown Arthur on Vine Street


Tom's Dairyland
"We're more than just ice cream." Located across from Arthur High School on Route 133, the "Deli" features fresh cooked specials, soups, sandwiches, dinners, and soft-serve treats. Summer hours, 11am to 9pm Monday through Saturday. Open Sundays 11am to 9pm, May 19 to August 18.

Dicks Pharmacy
Remember when you could drink a Green River at the Drug Store? At Dicks Pharmacy you still can. The marble-topped soda fountain was moved to Arthur in the 1930's and still serves treats, including ice cream sodas, phosphates, fountain drinks, shakes, malts, and ice cream. Revive old memories or make new ones soon. Hours M-F 8-6; Sat 8-5:30.

Gasland Food Mart - CITGO - Noble Roman Pizza
Open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, Gasland Food Mart features quality CITGO fuels including Gasoline, Diesel, and Kerosene. Our store offers all Illinois Lottery Games, snacks, groceries, bottle and cup drinks, health and beauty aids, batteries, film, and automotive supplies. Come visit the friendliest convenience store in two counties.

Sandos Pizza
Pizza, Sandwiches, salads, Family dining or carry out. Monday thru Thursday 5 pm to 9pm, Friday-Saturday-Sunday 5pm to 10pm
508 North Vine St. - 217-543-3531

The Buggy Wheel Featuring Aunt Sarah's
Bulk Candy from an antique case, hand-dipped ice cream, cards, sourvnirs, local crafts and toys. Sip on a cold root beer while relaxing on their bench. Home to Aunt Sarah's Kitchen - Amish Applebutter, Jelly, Amish Cheese, and their famous fudge, made right there in the store! Open Mon-Sat - Catalog Mail Order Phone 1-800-879-2494.

Yoder's  Kitchen
Come try the best in local Amish-Mennonite cooking. Daily specials, soup, and salad bar. Featuring locally smoked hams and pork chops. Saturday morning breakfast buffet. Famous for pies and cinnamon rolls. Banquet facilities available for groups from 25-350. Open Monday thru Saturday 7am to 8pm  Phone (217) 543-2714