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Corner Cafe

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4215 Little Blue Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057-8305
+1 816-350-7000
05:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 05:00 - 22:00
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Blue Springs, Missouri
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had the pot roast meal - one of the daily specials. Tasted just like my mother made it. Added a side of collard greens for another vegi and ended with a slice of banana cream pie. Good food and very friendly service.

1 Thank Arthur P
St Louis
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Home style cooking with the typical menu of salads, burgers, and chicken-based dinner fare. The lunch size Cobb salad was heavy on the rich toppings (bacon, red onion, hard boiled egg, etc) and light on the lettuce. The blue cheese dressing was real with good hearty chunks of blue cheese. Both of our children ordered the half pound burger which... More 

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st louis mo
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228 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch, but we ended up eating breakfast. They have a great lunch menu, but their breakfast menu won us over. The omelets were really good. The hash browns were cooked just right; golden, but not dry. The sourdough toast was really good. The bacon was crisp, but not burnt.

Thank jb230
Kansas City, Missouri
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Corner Cafe is a place to go when you're starving and need some good down home cooking. Specializing in a Southern type cuisine, you're guaranteed not to leave hungry. The food is always good, with the only downside being it has that produced in mass portions feel instead of individually prepared when ordered. We always order a cinnamon roll... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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391 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner here with my wife . It was very crowded but we lucked out and were seated quickly. The menu is enormous! My wife had breakfast and I had an 8 oz burger with bacon and grilled onions.

Thank osanida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It was OK. The food seemed very ordinary. My cabbage had a dead fly in it. Yuck! Will not be back. It seemed to have a sizable bakery that we did not partake.

Thank rutht6
Sweet Springs, Missouri
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great place to eat with great food and big portions... just crowded all the time....breakfast is good... we eat lunch there often... we love the Fried chicken & Grilled Chicken Salad with the homemade croutons... awesome.......

Thank Larryw53
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132 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Corner Cafe bills itself as a down home family restaurant. It has a very large menu with daily specials and the pies look delicious. Our meal, however, was not as good as hoped. My wife's chicken fried chicken open faced sandwich met with her approval. I had the chicken fried steak dinner. The mashed potatoes were clearly instant with... More 

Thank dhare12
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We went on a Friday night and had a very small wait. It is worth the wait! I got the turkey and stuffing dinner and it was amazing!!

Thank lovestobe
Lamar, Missouri
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58 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We met some family here. This is a very busy restaurant but they get people in and out in a timely manner. The waitress was very friendly and professional. The food was hot and fixed to order. The portions are definitely large and filling. I will definitely come back and recommend this place to others

Thank Nathan H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
05:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Little Blue Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057-8305
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-350-7000

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