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English first
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I can't believe I almost passed up the best appetizers ever! But never fear, I got the blue cheese chips! My husband is not a fan of blue cheese and while I really wanted to try them, I was afraid I was ordering too much as we both got pizza. It was a lot of food but so glad I... More 

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Missouri
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The food was ok, the atmosphere is like a cafeteria and you stand in line and wait to order your food. Nothing outstanding at all. I had never been there and had heard people brag about how great it was. Nothing special and service was less than stellar!

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

There is a nice variety of items to choose from whether you want something heavy or light. The music reminds me of Starbucks. Relaxed atmosphere. Tomato bisque soup is wonderful!!

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Springfield, Missouri
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

When in Springfield try the Grotto. Been going for a few years now as part of what I do when in Springfield. I can feed three very health conscious people outstanding quality food for about $40. Their homemade Blue Cheese Chips is an appetizer not to miss. My daughters might accuse me of coming into town just for the "BC... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

My favorites are the blue cheese chips & the steak salad. The salads are large and lettuce is good quality. Great selection from burgers to pizza & salads & salmon. Love it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

They had Ahi tuna with wasabi , amazing went back and it was gone. Explanation was we like to switch up the menu. Went in at 825 in September "we don't have everything on the menu we are trying to close." Your sign days close @ 9 on Tuesday . "Yea we were kinda slow so were just closing a... More 

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Mark C, Owner at The Grotto, responded to this review

Hi Sam! I'm sorry if the changes are frustrating but please know that it isn't an arbitrary decision. A lot of thought goes into what we put on and conversely, what we take off. Sometimes items are Limited Time only, seasonal or otherwise temporary. Sometimes we don't sell enough of an item to justify it's place on the menu (as... More 

Springfield
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Went to the grotto - very little menu options- high priced - manager never to be seen - girls up front need to wear longer shorts

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Springfield, Missouri
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

I visited the Grotto for the first time last week and found the food to be fabulous. Had a chicken avocado sandwich with sweet potato fries and it was generous enough to share. You order at the counter and are called when it's ready. The only problem I have with it - and kept me from giving 5 stars -... More 

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Missouri
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

Love, love, love The Grotto!! Location is odd, but the food is amazing. Fresh, delicious, great variety. Casual for just hanging out with friends. The bacon cheddar fries are sinfully delicious, salads are HUGE and crisp, and the salmon burger is tasty. I have never been disappointed eating here. Great selections for all types of eaters.

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4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

We visited this restaurant because it was close to a conference we were attending. Our taste buds were not disappointed. The blu cheese nachos were amazing and I loved my burger. The food was cooked right and it was just enough. The price was great too. The next time I am in town, I will be going here again.

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Additional Information about The Grotto

Address: 301 E Battlefield Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-4856
Phone Number: 417-886-9600
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 10
Cuisine: American

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