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Rhineland Restaurant

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208 North Main Street, Independence, MO 64050
816-461-5383
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Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 8
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
German Food

Good German food,small but quaint restaurant. Good location right on the square close to other attractions in Independence,Mo

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
Rick K
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Independence, Missouri
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Independence, Missouri
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Good German food,small but quaint restaurant. Good location right on the square close to other attractions in Independence,Mo

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

went here for lunch and the food was really good. Coming from a German heritage, I'm really picky about my sauerkraut and this was awesome! The desserts looked wonderful, though I didn't partake and the beer was cold. The original owners are from Germany and she's cooking in the kitchen and he's greeting people in the dining room.

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Leipers Fork, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Recommended by family so I had to stop by. Authentic dishes, freshly prepared. EXCELLENT staff. It's on my list of places to revisit if and when I get back to Independence / KC area.

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Kansas City
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Enjoyed the German food. The place is small but the food is good. On the weekend there is music provided by a couple which is very nice.

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Oak Park, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

This is a restaurant off the Independence Square. Not elegant interior, but fantastic to the palate. I had a chicken with a white sauce that was smooth and memorable. Perhaps the best red cabbage I have ever tasted. A good wine list and service that was excellent. I wanted to try more entrees, but...

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Independence, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Met a group of friends here recently for lunch. I really enjoyed the reuben sandwich, absolutely delicious. The restaurant definitely has that old world feel! Worth your stop!

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Independence, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The atmosphere seemed very authentic and I felt like I was traveling through Austria somewhere in a small town and stopping off for a bite to eat. High ceilings with bas relief and an old world feel made the experience sweet. The sauerkraut was out of this world authentic...not the vinegar laden stuff we buy in a jar. The Burger... More 

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OSKALOOSA
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Even the signs in the restrooms are in German... Four of us stopped for casual lunch before going to Truman Library and totally enjoyed. NOT fast food so allow time to enjoy... We really appreciate the fact that there is plenty of space between tables allowing good conversation. Try a side dish of spatzle (small round noodles made from eggs,... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Rhineland doesn't look like much from the outside. Inside is "quaint" looking like a causual café from an earlier time. But, it's clean and the staff is friendly and inviting. The real treat is the menu and the product the kitchen produces. Our family is of German descent and my parents have travelled Germany and Austria several times. My... More 

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Kansas City, MO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Heinz and Rosie do an amazing job with this restaurant. The Reuben is excellent and so is the Jaegerschnitzel. Just go. They've been in business for over 25 years, so they must be doing something right.

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Additional Information about Rhineland Restaurant

Address: 208 North Main Street, Independence, MO 64050
Phone Number: 816-461-5383
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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 10 - 15
Cuisine: German

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 208 North Main Street, Independence, MO 64050
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 816-461-5383

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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

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