Eaterarian Trail

Attaboys Comfort Cuisine

291 West Center Street, Marion

Chris Rennick is the owner of ATTABOYS, a 1920s themed restaurant that fits very well in the historic downtown and provides delicious comfort cuisine and impeccable service. Across from the historic Marion Palace Theatre, ATTABOYS is perfect for a before…

Victor's Taco Shop

Victor’s Taco Shop

669 North Main Street, Marion

Feeling saucy? Next time you are in the mood for Mexican cuisine, you have to try Victor’s Taco Shop in Marion, Ohio. This quaint little joint on the corner offers you an authentic meal as you walk up to the…


Stewart’s Root Beer

1036 North Main Street, Marion

Imagine an old-fashioned root beer stand. Ice cold root beer floats, cheese burgers, foot-long Coney’s, milk shakes and more all delivered to your window by car hops. Stop imagining and head to Stewart’s Root Beer Drive-in just north of downtown…


The OK Cafe

734 East Center Street, Marion

Even after 80 years, the OK Cafe is livelier than ever! This casually upbeat bar and grill is chock full of good food and entertainment. Known for their pizza buffet during lunch and live bands on the weekends, the OK…


Marion Diner

1565 Marion-Waldo Road, Marion

When you think of a diner, you think of bacon and egg breakfasts, homemade soups and grilled sandwiches for lunch, and comfort food dinners. That is exactly what you get at the Marion Diner, plus a little more. The diner…


The G&R Tavern

103 North Marion Street, Waldo

Where’s Waldo? More importantly, where’s the G & R Tavern in Waldo? Famous for their bologna sandwich and mile-high pie, the G&R serves up the epitome of comfort food. People come from down the street and across the nation to…


Carlyle’s Restaurant

1116 Mount Vernon Avenue

Small, but mighty describes this local favorite that recently moved from Richwood in northern Union County to its current home on the East side of Marion. No surprises here as your comfort food favorites on the menu will have you planning…


Baires Restaurant

131 South Main Street, Marion

So often, a great local restaurant is as much about the owner as it is the food. Such is the case at Baires where Marcela Barrios is as likely to be sitting talking with customers as she is in the…