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Booches Billiard Hall

110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
+1 573-874-9519
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an institution in Columbia! Friends of mine own and operate this fantastic burger "joint" which is famous for good eats!

Thank akparran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the local legend of downtown Columbia. Bring cash and an appetite. Sit back, relax and enjoy a local beer or play a game of stick

Thank Zach S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In town for the weekend. The great: local craft beer, the awesome burgers and pool at a reasonable rate. The service is good even when crowded. All the prices are very reasonable (to me). The only downside... can be the crowds. Go mid week or...More

Thank M B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booches is one of the oldest establishments in Columbia known for pool and great burgers. We went on the weekend and had to wait 45 minutes for shared table but it was worth it. The experience is unique as there are no menus, plates or...More

Thank jimtg2018
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Okay, the food is homemade-style, which is okay but not a revelation. But the atmosphere and ambience are unmatched. People come to see and be seen, and eat small burgers in paper wrappers and dip small cokes in plastic cups. But don't go on Sunday....More

Thank alexbgargoyle
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Even though it was very crowded on game-day, we enjoyed the fun atmosphere and friendly people. REALLY good (not too big) burgers! They don't accept plastic, so bring $!

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 4 October 2018

For years Booches has drawn crowds for their hamburgers which are small so be prepared to order more than one! Being a pool hall and near University campus it has attracted folks for as long as I can remember and I am a native of...More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

This place has been in business for over 100 years! Although I don’t know how to play 3 cushion billiards, it is really cool to watch the guys play here! This little restaurant/bar/pool hall has the best burgers on the planet! They are served on...More

Thank Crystal B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Love this place. Great burgers, beer and atmosphere. Very casual, but burgers are fantastic. Hot dogs and a few other sandwiches are good as well. Note: CASH only and CLOSED on Sundays!

Thank PaulB476
Reviewed 2 September 2018

When living in Columbia, Missouri (COMO) for 12+ years in the late 80's to late 90's, Booches Billard Hall was the place to go for a good burger. Whether it was for lunch or late night snack and a game of pool, It was a...More

Thank B D
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Monday to Saturday, 11:00 am - 11:00 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 573-874-9519
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