Passing through town and found this on Trip Adivsor. Liked the reviews and tried it. It lived up to expectations.
Standard grill fare, menu says it is family owned. Typical sports memorabilia on the walls, TVs showing ESPN, etc. We both had burgers, but the menu has a full range of items listing salads, steaks, chicken strips, etc.
The burgers are seared on a grill and have a genuine burger joint flavor. I tried the bacon burger with their "homemade" BBQ sauce. It probably was, because the sauce was very tasty - finger licking tasty. The burger was the right amount of juicyness, the bun fresh. Right amount of pickles too. And MOST IMPORTANTLY, the bacon was crisp and fresh. So often restuarants keep it in grease or not cooked completely or something, because at most places it is soggy or link and not tasty. Here the bacon IS bacon. It make the burger.
Interesting note: all burgers come with your choice of potato or onion ring AND salad or soup. So very nice to have a something before the burger without paying $4 or $5 for a side salad. The salad wasn't fancy but still tasty.
Asked about the onion rings and was told they were house made, which they are not. But here is where the difference in service comes in (something you don't get in most expensive city restaurants). The waitress returned shortly after I ordered and explained she was wrong - though most of their items are made in-house, the onion rings were not. So as it turned out the onion rings were average, but my opinion of the service went up several notches. I can't remember the last time a snooty waiter in one of Kansas City's fine dining establishments took that approach to correct a mistake or misconception.
Don't know when I will be passing throug this town again, but I will stop next time I do.
Satisfying meal for a decent price.
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