Restaurants and Area Dining

Nevada/Vernon County has over 30 restaurants to tickle your taste buds. You can choose from a variety of fast food restaurants, to a 1950’s style diner that has been in Nevada for over 70 years that has received national accolades. Nevada offers family dining in an assortment of diners, delis, cafes and restaurants all offering delicious home cooking from breakfast to dinner.  The Nevada/Vernon County area also provides international cuisine choices including Chinese and Mexican, BBQ, steakhouses and burgers are also readily available. Vernon County is also home to a unique dining experience rarely found in a small community.  In a rural, rustic setting, you can enjoy a 5 star dining experience that features a 5-course meal. We have it all!

Buzz’s BBQ and Steakhouse
2500 E Austin Blvd., Nevada, MO 64772

(417) 667-4227

200 S Adams, Nevada, Missouri 64772

(417) 667-8878

Emery’s Truckstop
7490 E Highway 54, Deerfield, Missouri 64741

(417) 966-7332

Gobblers Roost
24327 E Old Town Rd, Nevada, MO 64772

(417) 465-2255

201 W. Austin Blvd., Nevada, Missouri 64772

(417) 667-6736

Sharky’s Pub & Grub
400 South Johnson Drive, Suite E Nevada, Missouri 64772

(417) 283-6220


Located at the intersection of US Highways 54 and 71 Nevada is conveniently located between Kansas City and Joplin. Travelers will find lodging accommodations to meet all their needs. From RV travelers, campers, or to those looking for an upscale suite, Nevada has it all! There are amenities such as indoor and outdoor pools, in-suite kitchens, fireplaces, and Jacuzzis to choose from. Nevada has everything you need to relax and enjoy your visit.

From Rustic to elegant, you will find it in Nevada and Vernon County!

America's Best Value Inn & Suites

Country Inn and Suites

Holiday Inn

Hogan's Haybale Cottage

Super 8 Motels

The Gathering Place


The Boot Store

Those words imply connections, traditions, and longevity.  Nevada’s Circle of Community centers on the historic County Courthouse.  The businesses facing the County Courthouse square provide a multitude of merchandise and services including new books, sparkling jewelry, tasteful home furnishingsfloral displays, footwear for the family, and clothing both new and recycled. Enjoy a stroll around the square, browse the shops, eat at one of our wonderful restaurants and view the architecture. There are an abundant variety of services, stores and unique restaurants for you to enjoy in and around the community.  Enjoy Nevada’s circle of community and help it to continue and strengthen.

The Circle of Community in the County is just as diverse. From the Amish General Store with homegrown and hand-made specialties to the Boot Store with thousands of pairs to choose from to the locally owned Farm and Home stores, Vernon County can provide a shopper with just about anything they are looking for! Slow down, look around and you will see all you need and something you may not have known about.