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The Blue Duck

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516 W Front St, Ste. 100, Washington, MO 63090-1809 (Formerly Blue Duck Cafe)
+1 636-390-9131
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Hours:
Tue 10:30 - 14:30
Wed - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

After reading reviews we had to give it a try. The location was great. River across the street so the view was nice. I think the menu was limited for dinner. The fried spinach was wonderful as a side dish. Best Reuben I have had in a long time. Also the salad had mixed greens so it tasted really good.... More 

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Thank Carolyn B
Washington, Mo
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

LOVE THIS REATAURANT'S FOOD !!! Their appetizers are wonderful too (especially the roasted Brussels sprouts with sweet thin coating). Haven't had a bad meal there yet !

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Thank ckontheroad
small town in Illinois
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only went once but food was good. I would return. They had some interesting items. My husband had duck ham, it was excellent. I had a veggie dish which was also very good.

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Thank madrobin
Washington, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Most food good but very limited menu. Dinner okay but lunch better unless you want sandwich for dinner. Good deserts.

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Thank Leon H
Schenectady, New York
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

Sheila was our server, spot on.Loved the mushroom soup, the quiche I had was delicious, good selection of beer. There were 5 of us everyone had something different and all looked good, very tempting selection of desserts as well. Wish I was in town longer to visit again. If I come back to the area will being heading here again.... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

This place is great. We have eaten here several times with relatives who live here. Innovative dishes. Great chicken wings. Had brusselsprout appetizer. Fantastic. Good fried chicken., pork tenderloin and other dishes My wife had a risotto dish she really liked. Great pies. Great drinks. All on the Riverfront in Washington Mo.

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Thank ricardo232016
Plattsmouth, Nebraska
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife and I were on our way to Augusta, Mo. We stopped for a bite of lunch in Washington, MO. We found the Blue Duck in Google. I had the Cobb salad. Very typical and a good meal. My wife had the spinach salad. She commented, "It's good but unremarkable". We were there at 1. Very few patrons other... More 

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Thank Dpekms
Leesburg
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Went in for lunch. Few people, service was good but good heavens no accoustics. You could hear every conversation. More like a fast food joint. Probably better and more quiet if you get a table outside weather permitting. Food was good, portions were ok for the price. This was my second time there. Don't think I'll be back.

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Thank LeesburgWineLady
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The Blue Duck was a great place to have an afternoon lunch in Washington. Their soup of the day was a roasted root vegetable soup. Very yummy. The best dish was their homemade pies!

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Thank Melanie H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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103 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

My wife and I were lured into the Blue Duck by the savory aroma emanating from its kitchen. It was a beautiful afternoon so we sat outside to watch barges go up and down the river as we ate. My wife ordered the fried chicken and a salad. I had the bacon-onion quiche and a salad. We both had the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 25
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 W Front St, Ste. 100, Washington, MO 63090-1809 (Formerly Blue Duck Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 636-390-9131

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