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Wilder’s is no longer accepting reservations for Valentine’s Day 2019. Please call the restaurant at (417) 623-7230 if you would like to inquire about cancellations, and check availability. Thank you!
Best Restaurant | Steakhouse | Joplin MO | Wilder’s
Offering Steaks | Seafood | Cocktails & More
That has been the motto since 1929 and still holds true today!
Housed in a building erected in 1908, Wilder’s Steakhouse still showcases that craftsmanship in the ceiling and moldings. Wilder’s also features an art deco style bar, back bar and wooden-booths put into the restaurant in the early 40’s.
Once the location for all celebrations and even a little gambling, Wilder’s has been a buffet restaurant, a burger joint, and a breakfast place.
Local restaurateurs, Mike & Marsha Pawlus, purchased Wilder’s in 1996 and have made it into one of the premier destinations in the area.
Either celebrating a special occasion, holding a business event, or just an evening out for dinner and drinks this is the place to come for superior service and the finest selection of hand-cut steaks, fresh seafood and more.
Serving Monday to Thursday from 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM | Friday & Saturday from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM | Closed Sunday
Eating out on a low-carb diet can be easy once you know a few easy tricks to look for. This basic can vs. can not eat guide will help you make great choices in any restaurant you visit, and we will include a few keto friendly meals you can enjoy right here at Joplin’s...read more
Gusty winds and low temperatures on Saturday night did not deter Larry Spaeth from coming to Wilder's Restaurant to see its historic neon sign glowing over Main Street for the first time in more than 20 years.“Here it is!” Spaeth shouted as the sign was lit in front...read more
Easy, just order one. Okay, all joking aside, we know that choosing the right cut of steak can be confusing enough that when it comes to how you want your steak cooked, you shouldn’t have any questions. (For a no-fuss guide to cuts of steak, check out our previous...read more