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Billy Gail's Cafe

5291 State Highway 265, Branson, MO 65616-2069
417-338-8883
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Ranked #9 of 312 Restaurants in Branson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Fenton, Missouri
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64 reviews 64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

There's not much parking around Billy Gail's, so make sure you get there early (before 8:30 seems to do the trick). They're known for their giant pancakes, which really are remarkably large. However, I ordered the chocolate chip pancake, and I got a regular pancake with a few mini chocolate chips sprinkled on top. Not what I expected, so that's... More

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Ledgewood, NJ
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95 reviews 95 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

It seems as though every time I drive past Billy Gail's Cafe there's a huge group outside waiting to be seated. So, while I was recently vacationing in Branson, I decided to go on a Wednesday morning around 8 o'clock and was seated immediately. (Even when I left about 45 minutes later, it was somewhat more crowded, but immediate seating... More

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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96 reviews 96 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Our friends took us to Billy Gails. How they found it, I don't know. It's defintiely worth looking for this place. It is run by a very nice couple (originally from Minnesota) It is a small, very unique restaurant filled with antiques & collectibles. We ate breakfast there. I orderd the mini stack pancake. It was bigger than a dinner... More

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Sherwood, Arkansas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

This place has pancakes so big it will blow your mind! Sometimes the wait can be a bit long,(just because it's so popular) but it is a fun place to eat. If you are having fun and not in a big rush they have a great breakfast. Never have eaten anything but breakfast, but it all looks good. Fast a... More

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

Located next to the Wilderness Campground and Cabins owned by Silver Dollar City. Upon entry, plan to put your name on a waiting list. Coffee is available while waiting - self serve. Toys are available for the kids to keep them entertained while waiting. Seating is available inside and out. Two bathrooms available with an outside and inside entrance. Once... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

We had a local tell us about this place--wonderful!!. The coffee is good. You have to get there early, or be prepared to wait--parking is a problem but the food is wonderful. The Belly buster (I think it is called) is enough food for at least 2 adults.

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Sperry, Oklahoma
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

As usual when we are in Branson we eat at Billy Gails. The exception this year was we ate there more than once. Breakfast and service were excellent. Remember to bring cash or check. Plastic not accepted. This restaurant is popular and you will probably encounter a small wait. Its worth it.

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Kimberling City, Missouri
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103 reviews 103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW

The parking lot stays full, they close at 2 pm, and the waiting room is full...but it is well worth the effort!! Service is super, staff is very friendly, the food is excellent, and the portion size is almost too much...but that is what everyone wants and Billy Gails provides it all! Better come early, be hungry, and bring cash... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Great food and very large portions, go with your appetite, you will not go away hungry. great prices and great food.

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

As always, food was amazing!!! Billy Gail was super sweet just like always.. We come here ever time we come to Branson, no matter how long the wait is... It's worth the wait..

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Address: 5291 State Highway 265, Branson, MO 65616-2069
Phone Number: 417-338-8883
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson

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