Subway Sandwiches

1501 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

Fuel up for your shopping at the Subway inside the Wal-Mart Supercenter on S.W. Wanamaker Road. Subway serves delicious hot toasted and cold sandwiches, accompanied by chips, a dessert, salad or soup. Select from their menu of specialty sandwiches or invent your own with any vegetables, sauces and meats available. (Updated 2/26/09)

Taco Bell

1560 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

Taco Bell produces Mexican favorites like tacos, burritos, nachos and quesidallias at a low cost and in a short amount of time. It favors vegetable oil over animal fat for its fried foods and beans. For the more health conscious, Taco Bell offers a Fresco menu, replacing cheese and sour cream with pico de gallo, a healthy mix of fresh tomatoes, onions, cilantro and chili peppers.
This Taco Bell has a drive-through for customer convenience. (Updated 2/24/09)

Taco John's

1015 SW Wanamaker, Topeka

Taco John's creates fresh-made Mexican specialties like burritos, tacos, and quesadillas -- all topped with bold sauces, spices and salsas.

Besides their food, Taco John's prides itself on great service in a casual atmosphere. Customers are greeted with a smile, and if they know your name, you'll be greeted by name, as well.

Founded in 1968 in Cheyenne, Wyo., the fast-food chain has grown to more than 425 restaurants featuring the "West-Mex" style.

Topsy's Popcorn‎

1801 SW Wanamaker Rd., Topeka

Topsy's Popcorn‎ keeps shoppers at West Ridge Mall fueled with ice cream, shakes, limeades and lots of popcorn. Munch the traditional cheese, caramel and cinnamon flavors or try the fat-free options. Take a tub of popcorn or a few popcorn balls home to enjoy.


1820 S.W. Wanamaker, Topeka

For the hungry customer who is in a hurry, Wendy's offers casual dining inside and a drive-through lane outside. The Wendy's chain started when Dave Thomas opened the first restaurant in 1969 in Columbus, Ohio. The restaurant now offers all the fast-food staples with a variety of sides, including fries, mandarin oranges, baked potatoes and chili. For dessert, try a vanilla or chocolate Frosty. The drive-through is open until 11 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and until 12:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. (Updated 2/20/09)

Wild B's

1630 S.W. Arvonia Place , Topeka

Branching off from Bobo's Drive-In, Wild B's is the brainchild of Bobo's owner Richard Marsh. He has partnered with Leroy’s, a barbecue restaurant established in Pomona and Lyndon. Wild B's offers Bobo's burgers and apple pie, but also features Leroy's food.