Pizza Hut

1700 S.W. Wanamaker Ave., Topeka

Pizza Hut began when two brothers, along with their mom and $600, opened a pizza parlor in 1958 at a busy intersection in Wichita, Kan. Now, Pizza Hut has a global reach and can boast of being the world's largest pizza restaurant company.

Its menu is packed with pizza as well as other meal options, including pasta and chicken wings.

For delivery, call the centralized delivery number at (785) 267-2000. Or order online at www.pizzahut.com – just remember you must be able to physically present the card with which you placed the order. (Updated 3/20/09)

Planet Sub

2130 S.W. Wanamaker Road, Topeka

Planet Sub knows subs. They start with fresh home-made wheat bread (baked every day), crisp vegetables, select cheeses and flavorful meats.

But what completes their one-of-a-kind submarine sandwich is the taste that comes from the golden, crispy crust, evenly melted cheese and the perfectly blended flavors of their oven-baked masterpieces.


1025 SW Wanamaker Road, Topeka

Qdoba offers a new spin on Mexican food, utilizing unique flavors combined in interesting ways. Homemade guacamole is prepared daily, and black and pinto beans are slowly simmered in cumin spice and onion.

Don't forget to try Qdoba's wide selection of salsas and sauces for the perfect topping to your meal. Three Cheese Queso is a signature item at this national chain.

Qdoba, located next to Jimmy John's in an new building on the west side of the 1000 block of SW Wanamaker Road, is one of a handful of new restaurants that popped up during the summer of 2008. (Updated 3/10/09)

Quizno's Classic Subs

5967 S.W. 29th St., Topeka

Quizno's features a great variety of sandwiches, all of which can be enjoyed toasted. Or check out its salads and soups, which you can have served in delicious bread bowls. The first link in the Quizno's chain was created in 1981 in Denver. (Updated 3/10/09)

Red Lobster Restaurant

2011 S.W. Wanamaker Road, Topeka

Red Lobster offers fine seafood in a marina-like atmosphere without requiring a vacation to the coast. Enjoy your favorite seafood items like lobster tails, shrimp scampi, tilapia and others by themselves or as part of a meal of your creation. Worried about eating fish when you can't see the ocean? Order off of the fresh fish menu which allows you to try differently prepared fish that are all guaranteed fresh. (Updated 3/4/09)


1130 S.W. Wanamaker Rd., Topeka

Spangles is a fast food restaurant with 50's style decor that began in Wichita in 1978. Its slogan is "It just tastes better." Food is made fresh to order, and its burgers and fries are considered especially yummy. (Updated 2/25/09)


1235 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

Since 2005, Starbucks has offered a friendly, relaxed place to escape from the stress of school or work and enjoy a dependably great cup of coffee. There is space to relax in a cushy chair or chat with a friend over a game of checkers.

Starbucks purchases and roasts high-quality whole bean coffees and sells them along with fresh, rich-brewed, Italian style espresso beverages, a variety of pastries and confections, and coffee-related accessories and equipment.

This location has a drive through. (Updated 3/19/09)

Steak 'N Shake

1415 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

Since 2000, Steak 'N Shake has been offering customers good steakburgers and milkshakes, either at the drive-through or brought to your table inside the restaurant. It is open 24 hours a day on Fridays and Saturdays, except on Thanksgiving and Christmas. Smoking is allowed from 10 p.m. to 10 a.m. (Updated 2/25/09)


1801 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

This Subway, located in the Food Court of West Ridge Mall, serves delicious hot and cold sandwiches, accompanied by chips, a dessert, salad or soup. Select from their menu of specialty sandwiches or create your own with any vegetables, sauces and meats available. This location also features your favorite ice cream selections. (Updated 2/25/09)

Subway Sandwiches

6020 S.W. 29th St, Topeka

Subway serves delicious hot and cold sandwiches, accompanied by chips, a dessert, salad or soup. Select from their menu of specialty sandwiches or create your own with any vegetables, sauces and meats available. (Updated 2/25/09)