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Smith's Restaurant Express

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1719 E. Ohio, Clinton, MO
+1 660-885-9975
11:00 - 21:00
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You gotta eat here. I never had zucchini cut thin and fried, it was great, gooseberry cobbler was the best I ever had. Don't pass this place up. The girls that work here are friendly. So for a great meal smiths. Clinton mo.

Thank dirtbag57
Saint Louis, Missouri
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54 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Been here several times - our new 'go-to' restaurant as we just moved to town and like this food the best of all the places we've tried (which is pretty much everything in town). Very friendly, helpful servers. The owner Leland is quite nice. Would love to see them expand to breakfast.

Thank Wingkins
Waukee, Iowa
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stop often at this restaurant while traveling on 13. They always put out a good breakfast. Friendly and Clean.

Thank Annie R
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Good home cooking. I had the half Cobb salad and it was plenty of food. It left room for dessert - strawberry rhubarb cobbler with ice cream, which was delicious and more than I could eat.

Thank GrannyHB
Bratislava, Slovakia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

They claim to be known for their tenderloins...was just ok. Keep on driving to Donnas for that. The food was ok. Just a bit over priced. Waitress was great.

Thank jenschiefs
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant for lunch. Most item are great, favorites include the tenderloin, burger, and blackened chicken salad when attempting to eat healthier. Very busy so expect a wait daily at Noon and all day on Sunday's.

Thank rpkeith
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very quick and delicious! Needed lunch on the way to Branson and this was quick and very good!large portions and home cooked!

Thank Trent D
Olathe, Kansas
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

We stopped for lunch on our trip based on a recommendation by a friend and it did not disappoint! We noticed a full parking lot and several people going inside so we were afraid we might not get a table or have a long wait but that was not the case. All staff were friendly and gave us recommendations based... More 

Thank Deb M
Leawood, Kansas
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

3rd visit to this restaurant this summer on our way to Lake of the Ozarks. Every meal was very good. The place is certainly nothing fancy, but the food makes up for that. Fried chicken, pot roast, real mashed potatoes and the best yeast rolls you'll ever eat. Home made pies and cobblers. Prices are right. This is my new... More 

Thank 123FrankX1
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We skipped the usually Lamberts stop in Springfield to eat here instead. It's a small restaurant but was not busy when we stopped. The food is amazing, well priced, and plenty full. Waitress was friendly and took our order without writing it down but repeated it to us to make sure she had it right. Good job! Definitely stopping here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 E. Ohio, Clinton, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: +1 660-885-9975

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