The Defiance area hosts an array of dining venues from bars and restaurants to high end dining featuring renowned chefs creating distinguished eating experiences.
Wether you just want simple fare, or the finest dining experience, you can get it all in Defiance!
Eat & Drink!
A fantastic covered patio, horeshoe pit, broad array of St. Louis branded beers, and great food are just a few attractions of this downtown bar. Don't miss the squirrels on the ceiling!
Restaurants & Bars
If you ride a motorcycle, this bar has your name all over it. Add in a large covered outdoor pavilion and stage for bands, and combine it with a billiards area and a defiant atmosphere.
This beautiful new addition to the area brings a touch of class, a chef with a great menu, a visitor's center, and a long list of beer and wines you won't want to miss. Check out this gem!
The Ashley Rose Restaurant & Inn has a long history in the area. Boasting a selection of midwestern dishes and inviting rooms, this is a great place to stay and eat. Don't miss the indoor airplane!
That little place in Defiance with a BIG menu. You will fall in love with the great food, as many locals have. Have a slice of pizza or stomboli, but don't pass up a slice of homemade gooey butter cake!
The Augusta Brewing Company produces a variety of tasty beer and delicious food. Come check out their Augusta or Washington locations for a delightful experience you won't forget.
There are a number of dangerous and audacious squirrels at the Defiance Roadhouse
Located in Dutzow, MO right next to the Katy Trail, you won't want to miss the delicious breakfast fare or traditional German food that you can find no where else. A diamond in the rough!
The Fireside Grill has a wonderful menu and has been rated one of the best grills in the area. Come enjoy the fun atmosphere and great food.
Liz's Bar & Grill has been a cornerstone of the New Melle area for decades. Come see why this is a local favorite hangout.
The next time you have a craving for a true German-style sausage or mouth-watering smoked pork or poultry, the Bavarian Smoke Haus is the place to go. Just stepping in the door is like taking a trip to Germany. Come and experience the sites, sounds, and aromas of a true German meat shop
This nostalgic 1905 vintage home located on the grounds of Oaks Crossing in historic Augusta Missouri,. features both inside or outside courtyard seating, and is a great place to start, end, or spend the day in Augusta Missouri.
Enjoy homemade baked goods, coffee & tea or delicious sandwiches for lunch with family and friends at this charming garden café. Browse for gifts and home accessories or look through the beautiful gardens while you are here.