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Ray's Lunch

231 E Broadway St, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2564
+1 816-637-3432
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (7 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
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American, Diner
231 E Broadway St, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2564
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

On our historic tour of the former Jefferson Highway Route we tried to eat at as many historic and locally owned places as possible and this fit the bill for our breakfast. Service was fine and pretty much as expected in a diner with a...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Old school diner complete with bar and stools. Old grill and great food! Wonderful waitress and staff! We are from out of town but you know it is good when they know the names of all the locals!

Thank Kyanna K
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good eats, good value and nice service. Been there since 1932, a true American diner. fun experience

Thank MarciaLHansen
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I don't get what all the hype is. Yes, it's a really old place. Yes, that's nostalgic. But, this place is dirty, cluttered, and the food isn't great. The burgers are super tiny! They aren't fresh ground beef, just small frozen tiny patties. Even the...More

Thank LiSammy
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We asked the staff at our hotel were the best breakfast in town was and they told us Ray's. They weren't lying! The Dinner itself is a serious throw back, luv it! It's just a tiny hole in the wall but it's very charming, and...More

Thank sconner2627
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Straight up tasty burgers and fries at great prices with a fun nostalgic atmosphere - highly recommend!

Thank rachel b
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is an original Diner from the good ole days. Hop up on the one of the stool at the counter or take a seat at one of the tables. You will be greeted by the friendliest gals in town. They have daily homemade specials...More

Thank Solarheatenergy
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Great large portions of home cooked meals. Small town wonderful location. Not a lot of space for a big group, the meal was hot and fresh.

Thank Kristine P
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I wasn't alive during that time period, but if I was I'm sure this diner resembles what it was really like. The menu is small, but they have all the basics- breakfast, burgers, hotdogs, chicken strips, and pie! We enjoyed our lunch here. My fiance...More

Thank Chelseajanae
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Ray's is what a REAL diner looks like. Tiny but great atmosphere and great, regular food. If you are craving a cheeseburger in a fun dive, this is your spot! Went for lunch--service was good and the ladies really know what they're doing. Be sure...More

Thank Natosha H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 E Broadway St, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2564
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Excelsior Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 816-637-3432
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