We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Booches Billiard Hall

110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
+1 573-874-9519
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheeseburger” (24 reviews)
“chilli” (28 reviews)
“wax paper” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (190)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 22 September 2017

Passing through Columbia and was told to eat here. Glad I did. FUN environment. Burgers were fresh and full of flavor. Chips were great...a small, local provider. Pricing was reasonable. Cash ONLY.

Thank WarEglTX
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This place has the best burgers in town with a cool atmosphere. Very college town feel, with good food. I always order 2 burgers with everything and a Stag.

Thank sachamo
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Burgers are smaller then usual order 2 they are homemade and outstanding. The chilli dogs are great also. If in Columbia give it a try.

Thank Charles Y
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat we got in and out faster then we would most restaurants. They have top notch chili, slightly spicy,but not too much. The burgers are tiny,but very good. Had to get more. They are as one of the kids said tiny,tasty, and...More

Thank 2SJohnston
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is a must have in Columbia! They have hands down the best burgers in town. Be prepared though, they only serve burgers, chips, and chili. Definitely worth a stop if you are visiting.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Took my Vietnam buddies here based on reviews! We were able to get a table right away as school is out for the summer. The burgers are small but very tasty. No fries or onion rings as their cooking area is small. The chili was...More

Thank Banshee694
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Up front: bring cash. No checks or credit cards accepted, and that's cool, 'cause it's the way it's always been. No hissy fits, or you'll be laughed out. Best first order: two cheeseburgers (yes, two--they're mid-sized and delicious), a bag o' chips, and a beer)....More

Thank Phillip O
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Old fashion pool hall that serves wonderful burgers! Bring cash because they don't take plastic. I try to have lunch at Booches every time I visit Columbia.

Thank bogeybill45
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

First and last time we will eat here. Traveling thru on our way home from Colorado. Met a guy at a gas station who said it would be the best burger we put in our mouth. Had a party of 7. Right when we walked...More

Thank Chrissirhc
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ok, this is truly a must visit land mark. As all the reviews will tell you the burgers are fantastic and served on wax paper. Order two for a full meal. You can not go wrong .... if the tables are full go back in...More

2  Thank Paul S
Nearby HotelsSee all 37 hotels in Columbia
The Tiger Hotel
335 reviews
.16 km away
The Broadway Columbia - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
676 reviews
.30 km away
Super 7 Motel
6 reviews
1.67 km away
Hampton Inn & Suites Columbia (at the University of Missouri)
634 reviews
1.77 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Shakespeare's Pizza
802 reviews
.15 km away
133 reviews
.09 km away
Main Squeeze
113 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of Art and Archaeology
35 reviews
.30 km away
Columbia Art League
21 reviews
.10 km away
The Blue Note
31 reviews
.24 km away
Katy Trail
8 reviews
.48 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
19 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Charles C | Reviewed this property |
15 October 2015|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Charles C | Reviewed this property |
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, 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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing