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Lake Wapello Concession and Restaurant Open
Posted: 05/21/2013
Lake Wapello State Park, one of three state parks with a restaurant as part of its facilities, offers a full service concession and bait shop renting paddle boats, johnboats either with or without a motor, canoes, kayaks and pontoons.

The restaurant, bait shop and boat rental is located in the newly remodeled stone and timber 1930s beach building. The restaurant is open at 11 a.m. on Wednesday and Thursday and at 7 a.m. Friday-Sunday.

The restaurant offers weekly specials in addition to regular menu items of hamburgers, chicken and fish sandwiches. The bait shop has an assortment of bait and tackle, along with firewood, ice cream snacks and charcoal.