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113 S Penn Ave, Independence, KS 67301-3525
620-331-3335
Today
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 17
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful restaurant!

We love this place! This is where we take all our out-of-town guests, and they have all loved it, too. Great food and atmosphere.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Batgirl77_13
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Independence, Kansas
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25 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Fort Scott, Kansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

I have eaten here twice. They have fabric tablecloths and paper napkins. I ordered the spaghetti w/ marinara sauce and the lasagna. Both items appear to be premade, especially the lasagna. Kind of like a quality frozen dinner, but not priced that way. Service is barely adequate to take the order & deliver the food, nothing more. I would not... More 

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Independence, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We love this place! This is where we take all our out-of-town guests, and they have all loved it, too. Great food and atmosphere.

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Independence, KS
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We've eaten here a few times. I would rate it a 5 - but I don't like the spaghetti / marinara sauce. To me, it tasted pepper-hot, vs just flavorful and savory. I prefer their other dishes, which are very good. The service is good, and it's a clean, pleasant place to eat. If you haven't been, do go and... More 

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White City, Kansas
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This place has really good pizza. My son had the spaghetti and didn't like it at all. But he is a picky eater so next time we are there we will just get them the kids chicken strips

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Omaha, Nebraska
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I had the lasagna and my husband had the chicken pasta primavera. (Not sure of the name) They were both delicious.

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Independence, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Brothers Railroad Inn is arguably the best restaurant in town. I was blown away by a delicious and very healthy dinner I had to celebrate my birthday recently. I had salmon, broccoli, and a baked potato. I asked for a medium-sized potato and got just what I wanted. All the food was well presented and cooked to perfection. Plenty of... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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81 reviews 81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Brother's is one of those one of a kind local gems. Their food is all from family recipes. Freshly prepared. Great service wine beer and mixed drinks too. Everything is good! The piazza is surely just the best I have ever had. Give this great place a try sometime.

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Little Rock, Arkansas, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Thank you for the great service. And excellent food. We very much enjoyed every bit of your business and service.

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El Dorado, Kansas
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The first time I went, I had the fillet and it was as good as any I have ever had in Kansas. In fact, I thought it compared favorably with ones I have had in fancier restaurants in big cities out of state but at half the price. The second time I decided to try their KC Strip and it... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I love eating here! This is my go to place when I have friends in town or when I get the hankering for some 10 dollar pizza. The staff is extremely friendly and they know us by name. They are quick to welcome you at the door with a smile and usually get you seated right away.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 113 S Penn Ave, Independence, KS 67301-3525
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 620-331-3335
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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