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Cook's American Grill

American, Hamburgers, Grill
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1936 SW Gage Blvd, Ste 2, Topeka, KS 66604-3392
785-271-1415
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Food

Usually come here for lunch. They make a wonderful chicken strip salad. The staff is always friendly and the service is pretty quick even when it's a busy lunch day. Moe of a casual place, lots of regulars. Good place to meet up with friends for a good lunch and still be able to visit. Menu has a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Topeka, Kansas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Usually come here for lunch. They make a wonderful chicken strip salad. The staff is always friendly and the service is pretty quick even when it's a busy lunch day. Moe of a casual place, lots of regulars. Good place to meet up with friends for a good lunch and still be able to visit. Menu has a good selection... More 

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Poplar Bluff, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Staff were friendly, helpful, and made best value suggestions. Food was amazing! I dropped my phone out of my bag and didn't notice until after I left. Called back and the staff found it right away!

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Topeka, Kansas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I made my first visit to Cook's with my husband. This place has a very comfortable atmosphere. It's also fairly quite. The staff was super friendly and welcoming. We ate during supper hours and there were only three occupied tables. It does not seem to be a busy restaurant. The prices are very reasonable. We had bacon cheeseburgers, fried pickles,... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

When we think breakfast in Topeka, Cooks American Grill is near the top of the list. This small restaurant on Gage is consistently good and is served by a friendly staff. The restaurant is clean (a must). Daily specials also are available for all three meals. The only issue so far is the small parking lot is difficult it maneuver... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This is a great little hole in the wall! Have had breakfast here on several occasions and will go there over the chains on Wanamaker any day! Great food and prices!

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Great Bend, Kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stopped by here from seeing the reviews on TA and found it to be wonderful food. Nice little diner with home cooked food. Had the Reuben and onion rings. My fiancé had the double cheese burger and fries and said it was really good. Reasonable priced too.

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Alma, KS
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58 reviews 58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

A good place for basic menu items and good prices. This is not an upscale burger joint, but there definately is a place for this type of restaurant in the market. We just went there for the first time in December 2013 and got just what we expected. We ordered the patty melt (very good) and meatloaf (good, but basic).... More 

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Enterprise, Kansas
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76 reviews 76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

We had heard this was a great place for breakfast. First is was very cold in the dining area. The menu is on the wall which is OK and they really had a great selection. Very good prices as well. You have to go up to the counter to order and then go get your own silver and syrup etc.... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

After hearing how great the food was, I finally stopped in. We were there after the lunch crowd on a Saturday afternoon so it was not really busy. It is a small little place tucked along the busy Gage Blvd. I finally settled on trying just a burger and fries. All I can say is...yummy!! It was an actual real... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We had seen so many commercials on the local TV stations advertising Cook's American Grill and wanted to try it out. The food and portions looked amazing on TV.....However.....not so much in person. My wife ordered onion rings at $2.49 and got a total of 5 onion rings, one about as big around as a baseball and the other four... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1936 SW Gage Blvd, Ste 2, Topeka, KS 66604-3392
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: 785-271-1415

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers, Grill
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?