Local Favorites

Fred’s Ice Cream

565 Silver Street, Marion

This seasonal favorite serves up every imaginable ice cream treat and sandwiches and sides, too. Open spring to fall each year, Fred’s is dishing up large portions of ice cream goodness. Outdoor seating only.


Pettibone’s Bar & Grill

306 South Marion Street, Waldo, OH 43302

Pettibone’s is situated on Marion Street in Waldo, just 10 miles south of Marion. A small, local bar and grill with a family-oriented dining room, this location also features a deck and patio for those who enjoy meeting with friends…


Belly Busters

123 East Main Street Waldo, OH 43356

Family owned and operated business since 2010, these folks love getting to know their customers and creating food with them in mind. Customer care is top priority at Belly Busters. If there is something that is not on the menu,…


House of Hunan

1583 Marion Waldo Road, Marion.

Proudly serving the Marion community for over 30 years, this family run local business offers a casual, friendly atmosphere. The menu includes Chinese gourmet recipes featuring a wide variety of delicious dishes. Carry out is available for lunch with dine…


All Occasions Catering and Banquet Facility

6989 Waldo Delaware Road, Waldo, Ohio 43356

All Occasions Catering began in 1982, catering off site events and hog roasts. After many successful years, the family-owned business had grown and was ready to expand. Planning began for a building, and in 1999 the All Occasions Catering Banquet…


Payne’s Pizza & More

1624 Marion Mt. Gilead Rd., Marion

This locally owned and operated restaurant is a favorite among locals. Dine in, carry out, delivery, catering, and more. The menu includes a wide variety of grinders, salads, pasta, and of course pizza. Hours of Operation: Saturday-Thursday 10:30a-8:15p Friday 9:30a-8:15p


Tackett’s Southern Bar-B-Que

633 Bellefontaine Avenue Marion OH

Serving up ribs, smoked or dry-rubbed, Tackett’s also offers their unique BBQ Sundaes, sandwiches, chicken quarters, and delicious sides. HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday: CLOSED Tuesday-Friday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED


Amato’s Woodfired Pizza Marion

143 West Center Street Marion, OH

Amato’s Woodfired Pizza and North High Brewing are bringing their business to Marion. Located on the corner of Center and Prospect Streets, the two businesses are inside Park Place and adjacent to Busby Park. If you’re hungry for pizza, Amato’s…


A Taste of Memphis

138 S Main St Marion OH 43302

The walls, lined with pictures of music legends like Elvis Presley, B.B. King, and Aretha Franklin and murals by local artists, set the look and feel of the restaurant owned by Robert and Shannah Turner. The Turners are serving up…