In terms of off-campus dining in Springfield, there are the typical fast food restaurants near campus. Taco Bell, Subway, Burger King, Domino's, and Hardee's are within walking distance. Taco Bell is open until 3 a.m. on the weekends, for those night owls.
If you drive a little bit, there are more fast food restaurants. There are also a ton of great sit-down restaurants near campus. At the beginning of each semester, coupon books are passed out. They have great deals on local places, most of them restaurants. Springfield has a large variety, and the prices are great. The town caters towards the students.