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415 Saint Louis Ave, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2116
816-637-8008
Today
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 am - 7:30 pm

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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best Sunday Buffet!

If you want the best Sunday buffet after church, take your family to the Mill Inn Restaurant. The ham and fried chicken are off the hook and comes with all the trimmings at a reasonable price. Small town atmosphere and attentive wait staff.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Excelsior Springs, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

If you want the best Sunday buffet after church, take your family to the Mill Inn Restaurant. The ham and fried chicken are off the hook and comes with all the trimmings at a reasonable price. Small town atmosphere and attentive wait staff.

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Harlan, Iowa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Nothing real impressive. Had a regular breakfast, nothing special. Wait staff friendly. Service okay.

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ASSARIA
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We were there for breakfast. The menu was standard American and the prices were a good value. The staff was friendly and the meal was delivered quickly. It is a neighborhood diner.

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Excelsior Springs, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

You can always count on having a good breakfast here and on Sundays they are a buffet which includes fried chicken (the old fashioned kind (not broasted), ham and roast beef. It is a small buffet, but home cooked. Service is always good. The only problem, is it is an old place and needs some sprucing up.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Small diner, looks like nothing has changed since the 1940's. Comfort food, relaxed, locals, affordable.

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Lebanon, Missouri
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We had breakfast and it was really good. The waitress was a hoot. Fun place to eat. I had never heard of monkey gravy. Leran something new.

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Winterset
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A long while ago this was a great place to enjoy a common meal.....not so anymore. I have gone twice to see how things are and was greatly disappointed both times...Food was poorly prepared and portion was very very small.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

First the positives. It's pretty cute from the outside. Evolks nostalgia. Thats it. The place was dirty. Got a dirty glass and dirty silverware. We had breakfast. On two plates not one food item was good and most were inedible. The best thing on either plate was my toast.

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Kansas City, Kansas, USA
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186 reviews 186 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Labor day visit to area and there was only one open restaurant. We didn't have much choice. The waitress and other staff were friendly and bantered with the regulars. We had breakfast. The bacon was simultaneously burned and 'raw.' The pancakes were fluffy and crispy. The omelet had velveeta (or similar) cheese. Can't say any of us were impressed, unfortunately..

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nebraska
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64 reviews 64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

After a long weekend at the "Elms" we stopped here for breakfast on our way out of town. It is a "mom and pop diner" with excellent food. It was busy and service was slow but we were in no hurry. Lots of locals along with tourist. We both had Omlette's and they were excellent. Loved the crispy hash browns.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 415 Saint Louis Ave, Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-2116
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Excelsior Springs
  • Phone Number: 816-637-8008
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 am - 7:30 pm

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