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Mr K's Farmhouse

407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
+1 785-263-7995
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We enjoyed the wonderful home cooked food here, but the prices were a little high. The waitress was very friendly.

Thank Judy S
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Me. K’s is located on the outskirts of Abilene, so if you’re traveling down the interstate, you will have to drive a little bit to get there, BUT, it is well worth the extra few minutes!!!! We stopped for lunch and all 4 of us...More

Thank AdriansBoutique
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2018

Thanks so much hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 8 March 2018

This is a good old country cookin restaurant. The ambiance is an old farm house. The cooking is the same, they have good chicken fried steak, chicken fried chicken and pan fried chicken. Awesome pies. It's off the beaten path, but worth the drive if...More

Thank ITellitLikeitis2014
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

Thanks so much y'all come back

Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Hand battered onion rings were an extra large serving and some of the best I've ever eaten. Served with a honey mustard for dipping, these were a tasty ring for sure.

Thank Arlene785
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We would never have gone here if the desk clerk at our hotel hadn't recommended it. Abilene is a small town without very many restaurants, and this is really "off the beaten path". Turns out it was a good side-trip, though. Our food was very...More

Thank Harvey39_47
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This outside the city Farmhouse restaurant is the real deal. A lady working at the Eisenhower Library and Museum Gift Shop recommended it and she really knew what she was talking about. The fried chicken was absolutely fabulous. And the cherry pie for dessert was...More

1  Thank CWillison
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. Ya'll come back soon. Mr. K

Reviewed 29 September 2017

A retail merchant suggested Mr. K's Farmhouse when he heard we were headed to Abilene for lunch. It's obvious the Farmhouse has had a stellar reputation in the past. My first impression was not positive. A pleasing ambiance is lacking, the exterior, interior and grounds...More

Thank GinNBerry
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Located just SW of city limits, you need directions if not a local. Good, basic menu served by friendly staff. Moderately priced. Aptly named, old farmhouse.

Thank robertghorn
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience to eat here. It is a wonderful old farmhouse rich with history. The food was great, service very friendly and a bit of history on the walls. A tribute to one of Kansas favorite- Dwight Eisenhower. My children loved it as...More

1  Thank Seirshalove727
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Nice selection of food in an old farmhouse. Very friendly workers, good food. Nice to get away from the chains and support local businesses.

Thank moosec1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 785-263-7995
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We are a Historic Farmhouse that was built in 1888. Has served as a restaurant from the 1930's to the 1970's and again from the 1990's to currently. Various celebrities from President Dwight D and Mamie Eisenhower, Actor Jimmy Stewart, Big band eras musicians and Press Secretary Marlin Fitzwater.
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