Lawrence loves local. This foodie-friendly town can feed you with locally sourced and unmistakably Lawrence cuisine from dawn to dusk. recently named four of our local restaurants among the 10 Best Restaurants in Kansas: 715, The Burger Stand, Free State Brewery and Merchants Pub & Plate.

Breakfast - We’ve all been told breakfast is the most important meal of the day. So make it tasty. Downtown offers plenty of delicious starters to your day. Try handcrafted pastries or eggs with artisan bread at WheatFields Bakery, where the walls are lined with work by local artists. The Roost, launched with a kick-starter campaign, will wake you up with breakfast options like the Breakfast Sammy or the Goat Cheese Danish. (You won’t be disappointed.) Eggs Benedict with a unique twist are often on the Specials board at Milton’s Café. Take a seat inside or on the patio and enjoy a restaurant that’s been a Lawrence staple since 1997.

If you have kiddos looking for a power breakfast, check out the amazing cereal bar at Java Break. The options go on and on, and cereal is served in a Chinese food-takeout carton. 

On the west side of Lawrence hunt up The Big Biscuit. The name says it all. If brunch is what you want try J Wilsons or for delicious fresh-baked scones and freshly brewed coffee visit the deli at The Merc Co-op, a community market emphasizing local and organic.

Lunch or Dinner - If you’re Downtown, step inside one of our local originals, or take a seat at a sidewalk table and watch the passers-by on Mass Street. Many of our nationally recognized restaurants and chefs use locally-sourced foods for farm-to-table deliciousness you won’t find anywhere else. 

This is just a start.  There are so many more great restaurants all over town! Check out the EAT section of then let your inner foodie spend some time exploring the food options in Lawrence. You’ll be glad you did. And when you’re ready to buy or sell a home, contact Stephens Real Estate. We’re locally owned and operated and proud to call Lawrence home.

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