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Address: 411 Jules Street, Saint Joseph, MO 64501
Phone Number: 816-271-1412

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Good Home Cooking

The lovely lady that runs the breakfast restaurant in the basement of the courthouse makes an excellent breakfast. The service was spectacular and don't miss out on the biscuits... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Jedse
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Claudia's is the courthouse cafe/coffeshop located in the basement of the Buchanan County Courthouse. As soon as you enter the courthouse, the aromas draw you downstairs where Brigit Smith, the owner, cooks her magic. I have tried the biscuits and gravy kick to it with a wonderful savory flavor just right for a morning tastebud wakeup. My wife's favorite are... More 

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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The lovely lady that runs the breakfast restaurant in the basement of the courthouse makes an excellent breakfast. The service was spectacular and don't miss out on the biscuits and gravy. Only downfall is that it is in the courthouse

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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This is a great old building and loved the style. Take the elevator to the third floor and look up toward the top. People are friendly and it is FREE.

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Savannah, Missouri, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

If you have been to one of these, you have seen them all...3 story, rotunda, state seal in the center. Does have an elevator if you want to go up to look, but don't go out of your way, if you think it is different

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Deerfield, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Very nice, old red brick building. Interior is very nice with marble floors. Modern restrooms. Must pass thru security to get in. Free.

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