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WJ's

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418 6th St, Boonville, MO 65233-1501
+1 660-882-7333
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17:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Food is ok. But isn't worth the expensive prices. I could get the same food at Applebee's for half the price. Disappointing

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Thank Jordon B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Great food, Great drinks, Very cool staff. If you find yourself in Boonville, Missouri- WJ's is a must!

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Thank Scott D
Destin, Florida
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Unpretentious restaurant located in what used to be a home. The original rooms became small dining rooms, and the whole place has a relaxed, informal feel to it. Many old photos on the walls. The salmon was probably the best I have ever eaten, and when I asked for recipe details, Chef Brad (who is also the owner and bartender)... More 

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Thank cubzguy
Jefferson City, Missouri
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Excellent food with great specials every night. Small bar, but adequately stocked. Great steaks and pasta dishes. Service was great.

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1 Thank 129countryman
Shelley, Idaho
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121 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We were disappointed & didn't measure up to what was advertised. Excepting more from a century old house both in ambience & menu. It had the feel of a frat house. The menu was just so so. We won't return or recommend this restaurant

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1 Thank Cheri W
Omaha
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

WJ's is a block off Main Street, downtown Boonville. Small, cozy, with excellent service, & we enjoyed all the old-time historic photos that cover the walls. Most menu items are reasonable: soup, salad, hamburgers. Dinners though are a bit pricey. My husband's butterflied pork cutlet was good, but my salmon was exceptional--flaky, tender & very flavorful with a balsamic sauce.... More 

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1 Thank Cyril R
Rockford, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Brad did a super job!! The food was great at a very good price. If you ask maybe he'll mix you up a drink. Legal advise cost extra

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1 Thank kidfreetravel
Boonville, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

WJ's is a block of Main St in downtown Boonville. There's no large signs drawing attention to the restaurant. In fact it looks like many of the residential homes in the area. What those homes don't have, at least for sale, is great food. Grab a drink, eat a meal. You won't be disappointed. It's not big, so you may... More 

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Thank Scott E
Columbia, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Found WJ’s completely by accident by taking a side-road, just off of Main Street. Stopped in to catch a beer and ended up eating a great streak with a well-prepared salad. I do need to go back, soon, to try one of their homemade pastas.

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Thank Kieran1515
Boonville, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

WJ's has fantastic food with a wonderful hometown feel. You will not be disappointed when you make this restaurant your place to dine while in Boonville.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 6th St, Boonville, MO 65233-1501
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Boonville
  • Phone Number: +1 660-882-7333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?