8 great places to grab lunch in the River City

There are several places in the River City to get a great lunch. Here are a few places to start:

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Franklin Street Pizza Factory

Monday through Friday from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, you can get a sandwich, drink, chips, and a wedge salad between $7.00 – $11.00, depending on the sandwich. Options include: strom, ham & cheese, three cheese beef bacon melt. Or you could opt for their pizza.

Where: 2033 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712


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This lunch includes a soup and salad plus two sides for $10.00 – $13.00. The Bento Box options include: chicken teriyaki, salmon, and grilled calamari. There are also quite a few other items on the lunch menu.

Where: 222 Main St, Evansville, IN 47708 | 1448 N Green River Rd, Evansville, IN 47715


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Lic’s Deli and Ice Cream

While Lic’s doesn’t have a lunch specific menu, it is a great place to grab lunch. On the menu: sandwiches, subs, wraps, salads, and grilled cheese. Prices range from $3.50 – $7.19. Make sure you leave room for ice cream!

Where: 2311 W Virginia St, Evansville, IN 47712 | 900 Vine St, Evansville, IN 47708 | 1601, 11 NW 5th St, Evansville, IN 47708 | 800 E Diamond Ave, Evansville, IN 47711 | 2233, 2001 Washington Ave, Evansville, IN 47714 | 4501 Lincoln Ave, Evansville, IN 47714 | 8700 Ruffian Ln, Newburgh, IN 47630

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Bits and Bytes Deli

The house specialty “The Floppy Disk” is a sandwich on pita bread with meat options including: roast beef, turkey, ham, or vegetarian. Bits and Bytes also offers breakfast. Plus, they have home baked desserts.

Where: 216 NW 4th St, Evansville, IN 47708



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Pizza King

While their pizza is an excellent choice for lunch, Pizza King has a combo special that makes for a good lunch deal. The Half Strom Combo Special includes: half a strom, chips, and a drink. All that for $6.70. A Whole Strom Special will set you back $10.45.

Where: 220 N St Joseph Ave, Evansville, IN 47712 | 1033 S Weinbach Ave, Evansville, IN 47714


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Marx Barbecue

Looking for a good lunch Tuesday – Friday? Marx BBQ has daily specials from $5.50 – $6.50. Specials include: BBQ sandwich with homemade pie, homemade soup and BBQ sandwich, and choice of two soaks. Plates, which include salads, bread, pick, onion and a pepperoncini, range $8.15 – $12.95.

Where: 3119 W Maryland St, Evansville, IN 47720

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Turoni’s Pizzery & Brewery

Another location with great pizza, but they also have daily lunch specials. Monday through Friday between 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, lunch specials include: 7” lunch pizza, pizza burger, whole strom, and steak sandwich. Specials cost between $4.75 – $6.85.

Where: 408 N Main St, Evansville, IN 47711 | 4 N Weinbach Ave, Evansville, IN 47711 | 8011 Bell Oaks Dr, Newburgh, IN 47630


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Walton’s International Comfort Food

Monday through Friday, a soup and salad bar is available 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM for $10.00. Rotating soups keeps you on your toes week to week. Past soups include: New England clam chowder, smoked salmon chowder, and vegetarian chili. You can also add on the soup & salad bar to an entrée for $5.00.

Where: 956 Parrett St, Evansville, IN 47713


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What's your go-to place for lunch in the River City? Let us know at info@rivercityweekend.com!