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19721 E Jackson Dr, Independence, MO 64057-1589 (I-70 & Little Blue Parkway)
+1 816-795-9200
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Hereford House is one of Kansas City's legendary steakhouses. Great food...
Hereford House is one of Kansas City's legendary steakhouses. Great food, casual atmosphere, superior service and reasonable prices. Voted Kansas City's Favorite Steakhouse!
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  • 51
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    Very good
  • 26
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  • 8
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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
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Went to Hereford House for lunch and had their blue cheese stuffed burger with a fried egg (runny yolk) with a side of mushrooms. The mushrooms were meaty and flavorful. The burger was juicy and delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

I had filet mignon the extra 2 oz. big one , my husband had the regular size one. Prepared perfectly to our specifications. Steaks were well seasoned.The stuffed mushrooms were excellent, very crabby. Great service. You get what you pay for.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Went to Hereford House for lunch and had their blue cheese stuffed burger with a fried egg (runny yolk) with a side of mushrooms. The mushrooms were meaty and flavorful. The burger was juicy and delicious.

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71 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The service was top notch. Overall the food was a bit disappointing. The meat was not seasoned at all. It was cooked correctly. The pork chops were not what I expect at a steak house and I would not order again.

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LStanislav, Guest Relations Manager at Hereford House, responded to this review

Because we age our steaks (over 3 weeks) and grill over charcoal, we don't add a lot of seasoning while grilling - allowing customers to add the amount of sodium they choose. We need to do a better job of explaining that, today's customer is used to the sodium infused cuts of meat that are used by places who don't... More 

Siloam Springs, Arkansas, United States
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Hereford House is one of the best places to eat in the KC area. If you like steak and prime rib, then this is the place for you. They can cook a steak perfectly meduim rare every time and the prime rib is also cooked to perfection.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I take several people who are in their 80's and they have trouble hearing in today's noisy restaurants. We reserved one of their private rooms (I think there are 3) and it was perfect - we could easily carry on a conversation. The menu is so varied that a everyone can find just what they want. The waiter was excellent... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Consistently excellent Food. Fresh and well prepared. I ordered room service and take out often as I was a long term guest in Hilton Garden Inn and it was always prepared with care no matter the situation.

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LStanislav, Guest Relations Manager at Hereford House, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, it is great to hear from a hotel visitor - I've forwarded your information to the staff, we hope to see you soon. More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Visited Hertford House restaurant a month or so ago. Planned early dinner around 6pm and was seated pretty quickly. Greated by a friendly server and was pretty responsive. Would say steak was average for Kansas City, but KC is known for great steaks and Bar-b-que. Best part of dinner was the carrot cake for dessert. It was absolutely outstanding. Would... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Had lunch there and clearly the nicest restaurant in town. Would say it was a beef eater's delight but I found enough other to keep me happy. Staff couldn't be more kind, and the food was everything that you'd expect.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

I truly enjoyed my visit to Here Ford house I will be sure to return as well as tell all my friends how much I enjoyed my visit and hope that they will also visit Hereford house

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Lexington, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This place has it all....I have been here with large groups....for a quick lunch with a friend....and for dining out with my husband. This is one of the best places in Independence to eat at. I have never ordered anything that was not good. I have had a large variety of items to eat, Steak, Ribs, Chicken and all were... More 

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Additional Information about Hereford House

Address: 19721 E Jackson Dr, Independence, MO 64057-1589
Phone Number: +1 816-795-9200
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 45
Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19721 E Jackson Dr, Independence, MO 64057-1589
    (I-70 & Little Blue Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-795-9200

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 45
  • Price Range: $ $ $
  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Romantic, Doing business

Description

Hereford House is one of Kansas City's legendary steakhouses. Great food, casual atmosphere, superior service and reasonable prices. Voted Kansas City's Favorite Steakhouse!
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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