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Jefferson City, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Don't bother with the small menu...get the cheeseburger (or 2)!!! It is well worth going out of your way for a great burger. It is a very small, very old bar, but they have it down to an art!

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5 reviews 5 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Booches is great and simple and been in Columbia Missouri for a very long time. Simple tasty burgers and chips, (there's no fryer here). They also have egg sandwiches and chicken etc. But a very simple and straight to the point menu and pool tables. Quite a few of them, but it's not a "sports bar" vibe at all. More... More 

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St. Louis, MO
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

If you are looking for a good burger, go to Booches. it is old school - way old school. Been there since the 20's. Small tables, wooden bar stools, pool tables. We order three cheeseburgers for the two of us. No fries here just chips. Bar staff is friendly and the burgers are worth the wait. Made fresh in front... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

It's a pool hall known for serving up the best burgers in town. There isn't a lot of seating and what seating they do have is ALWAYS occupied, so you will have to get there when the doors open to get a seat. However, the food is mouth-wateringly worth it. Thank Jeff Bosaller at the grill. He also makes the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Love Booches burgers! This is the best place to get burgers in Columbia Missouri. The atmosphere is a bit rough around the edges in this college town bar, but the burgers are worth it.

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Columbia, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you like visiting those cultural institutions in cities and towns, you won't want to pass up the opportunity to have a burger at Booches. Whether you play pool or not, Booches is a must stop for the history buff and for those interested in meeting a cross section of Columbia residents. On Friday, you can have a bowl of... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

And it was everything I was told it would be. Their burgers remind me of my mother-in-law's burgers and that is high praise. You definitely have to get two burgers. It would only be better if they served fries with the burgers, but chips are alright.

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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Booches makes the best there is in classical American hamburgers. There is nothing exotic, no fancy frills, just magic. Seems everybody has come up with recopies to improve upon what is the classic delight. With time the grill probably has undergone a special transformation to perfectly grill a great hamburger patty and they put it on a simple non overbearing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Best burgers and snooker tables in Como! Staff is always very friendly, plus the place is full of great photos, M.U. and Columbia of the past.. very cool

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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94 reviews 94 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

No better meeting place in Columbia than this iconic eatery. May have to wait for a table - and food is cooked to order so will take a bit - but worth it. Fun and relaxed atmosphere with every generation of collegiate supporters abounding. Order a bloody mary on game day - or anytime. You are welcome.

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Additional Information about Booches Billiard Hall

Address: 110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201
Phone Number: (573) 874-9519‎
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: American

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