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Ophelia's Restaurant & Inn

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201 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804 (E Maple Ave)
+1 816-461-4525
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped to admire the picturesque square, saw the restaurant on one of the corners, and decided to stay for dinner. Very welcoming and friendly staff. Menu interesting and food delicious.

Thank remyleed
Independence, Missouri
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was wonderful. I'm not one that really cares for a buffet, but this was wonderful. The food was hot and fresh. Highly recommend.

Thank tadman1124
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my granddaughter there for lunch 3 weeks ago. She ate off the kids menu and I had a hamburger. Spent around $32. Nice interior and the waitress was nice and prompt. Good service. Food tasted good but I would consider pricey. Service was fairly fast. in and out in an hour. My granddaughter was looking under the table as... More 

Thank Kco0054
Independence, Missouri
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Beautiful Restaurant. The Sunday brunch is delish! Great atmosphere. Very attentive employee's. Get there early or you will have a wait.

Thank Tonya G
Kansas City, Missouri
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

It was a Saturday night and the husband and I were looking for a decent meal. After a failed attempt at the local Long Horn (the wait was out of this world) we traveled down the road a ways to Ophelia's. We had heard raving reviews from our friends from Independence so we had been meaning to check this place... More 

Thank ReesaL
Kansas City
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The Sunday brunch here is great! There are tons of choices and everything is extremely delicious. The wait staff is always on point and the restaurant is kept extremely clean.

Thank kewlguy919
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Second time staying here as it's a midway point for a friend and I. Both times we enjoyed staying on the square and walking everywhere. Recommend tour of President Truman's home. The brunch was so good both times. The staff is friendly and it's a great weekend getaway!

Thank Denise S
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3 reviews
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This is an upscale restaurant for Independence but we need more (healthier) choices! I don't eat red meat, and it is hard to find a restaurant nearby that is not meat/potatoes -based. They do offer fish and poultry, but nothing extraordinary. This restaurant has been around for quite some time and finally has an updated menu but could use some... More 

Thank Geri F
Colorado Springs
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We had a delightful and creative dinner at Ophelia's. The menu while not extensive was imaginative and thoughtful. Preparation and service were excellent. The decor is chic, modern, comfortable and attractive.

Thank CJThomas
Independence, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Eberything about this place is special. The food, the ambiance, the staff were spectacular! We're already planning our next visit!

Thank Bobi R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
    (E Maple Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-461-4525
Overlooking the historic Independence Square, Ophelia's offers an infusion of cultural flavors in an eclectic American menu. The steaks, seafood, duck, and lamb are a few of our guest's favorite items. Layers of flavors contribute to all of the dishes we serve. You will find the atmosphere casual, yet romantic at the same time. Ophelia's in Independence is truly a gem off the beaten path.

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