Jefferson City

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Woman wrapping a gift in a Jefferson City, Missouri shop.

To Eat:

All of the peddling is sure to work up an appetite. Towne Grill’s ’50s vibe makes it a favorite among locals for breakfast and lunch. Enjoy the blueberry short stack or go with the Philly cheesesteak omelet. The newest Greek-themed restaurant, Theo’s Midtown, features such dishes as Greek Fries, a healthy portion of fries, chicken or gyro meat and spicy feta cheese sauce. For a sweet treat, visit Central Dairy, an iconic ice cream parlor that has been serving the Jefferson City community since the 1930s. Their famous banana split is sure to satisfy your Instagram followers as well as your taste buds!

To Sip:

At Yanis Coffee Zone, get your caffeine fix alongside Middle Eastern breakfast and lunch favorites from gyros to baklava. Aromas abound at Three Story Coffee, where cold brews, house-drip coffees, lattes and cappuccinos guarantee you get the perfect pick me up from your ride. For adult beverages, sip and swirl some of the city’s best cocktails and wines at BarVino. Or relax after your ride and sample amazing selection of beverages and bites at Cork and Board, Jefferson City’s only board game bar.

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