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Ophelia's Restaurant and Inn

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Monthly get together fives of us ladiys for a birthday. Food was excellent, server even better, we were discussing the benefits of ginger, she said we serve a cocktail with shredded ginger, she brought us some to add to our water. The food was excellent. For the birthday girl she brought out home made Gelalo in six favors, one better... More 

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Hoquiam, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

The very best burgers in the world come off my smoker. I didn't think there were any burgers even close. Mine are still best, but these compare. I was impressed and very happy to have eaten one. I have no idea about the hotel stuff.

Thank Dennisjm2014
Blue Springs, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This is a gem in historic downtown Independence. Food is excellent - eclectic menu with something for everyone. My favorite is the Greek Orzo with Shrimp. It is outstanding. My friend got the chicken salad sandwich and loved it. Service is consistently good. It is also an Inn. While I have never stayed here, the location is outstanding for tourism... More 

Thank Jo-Ann G
Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Stayed Saturday night with the wife and really enjoyed it! The room was nice and clean, and the restaurant and bar downstairs was very good. You must try the Sunday brunch, it rivals anything we have had anywhere!

Thank Traveling2TheEast
Livonia, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Our room was lovely , very comfortable bed, and a delicious buffet brunch on Sunday morning . There were so many choices included in the brunch and even roast beef sliced to order. Staying on the square was fun and we had a lovely walk around the square waiting our family for our brunch The staff were so nice and... More 

Thank 6714tenth
Kearney, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The food was fresh and fantastic! My friend had the chili salmon salad. The greens were crisp while the salmon was grilled to perfection. The chili was not too overpowering. Good blend of flavor. Also a half order for lunch was sufficient. I chose the grilled Cuban. The pork belly was a little tough and fatty but overall not a... More 

Thank Elizabeth K
Redmond, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

We love staying at Ophelia's. This is a boutique style hotel. The rooms are very cool and the location is convenient to downtown Independence as it is right on the square. The rooms are large, clean and comfortable. They offer a cooked breakfast each morning from a set menu with 5 or 6 choices. If you are staying in Independence... More 

Thank Mike_B52033
Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

My husband and I have been to Ophelia's a hand full of times. One anniversary we even stayed upstairs at the Inn (thats another review) after a lovely celebratory dinner! This time my husband and 13 of our closest friends pulled a surprise shenanigans on me 2 1/2 weeks before my 50th. Our group shared cocktails as we waited for... More 

Thank Cabo04
Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016

The restaurant was bustling, but still easy to have a conversation. Nice wine list, large selection. Entrees varied and delicious. Service was very good, and staff was knowledgeable about the menu. Appropriate for a special night out.

Thank iowaer
Lake Ozark, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

Met old friends for an annual Christmas get-together. The food & service were excellent. Shortly after we arrived we realized we were the only patrons in the restaurant and it remained that way for the rest of the evening (a Monday). It certainly couldn't have been because of the food. Three of us had the Atlantic Salmon stuffed with crab... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The newly decorated rooms are conveniently located above our fine dining restaurant - Ophelia's. We invite you to come in for lunch or dinner and while you're here ask to see our rooms or book online now.The Square is alive with 175 years of history including Truman sites, shopping, playing and eating. You can spend hours discovering why President Truman & Bess loved their home town. And in particular, the Square. Forever the Heart Beat of Independence. Our Rooms: The Inn sits above Ophelia's Restaurant. All rooms sleep two guests. Your stay includes a freshly prepared breakfast of your choosing in our restaurant. AMENITIES: private bathrooms, HDTV flat screens, cable, down comforters, robes, hair dryers, refrigerator, microwave, coffee pot, iron, ironing board, alarm clocks with Mp3 charger, free parking and elevator access. All of Ophelia's Restaurant & Inn has WiFi access. THE SUITE: includes all of the above amenities plus a Jacuzzi bathtub and a separate living room.Room service is available from 11:00am to 9:00pm from the restaurants full menu (excluding Sunday). We can also arrange Spa services for you with Salon 208, Pilates and Yoga at the Studio on Main, advance movie tickets from Pharaoh Theater, reserve a lane at Diamond Bowl and make reservation with any of the Square Restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ophelia's Restaurant and Inn

Address: 201 N Main St, Independence Square, Independence, MO 64050-2804
Location: United States > Missouri > Independence
Price Range: $172 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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