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Shellies Route 66 Cafe

402 E Washington St, Cuba, MO 65453-1833
+1 573-885-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Diner
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LOCATION
402 E Washington St, Cuba, MO 65453-1833
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice to have breakfast in a place where the locals hang out. The waitress mentioned her name, asked for ours, and introduced me to a local person in the cafe with the same name - friendly. Good food at a modest price in a home...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Don M
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast,,,,, I just love these small places to eat......they are family operated and you can guarantee the food will be awesome..... well this place is no different... plus it has a bit of history...along US66..... and the service was great.....stop in, you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ed M
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Good food...only one problem there bathroom was in kitchen to the back...only thing I did not like...BUT very good food..

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Debbie C
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We stopped in for breakfast before continuing our trip on Route 66. Good food, fast, friendly and funny (Ruth) service at a good price.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mary K
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast, nice little Diner,friendly fast service. Bacon really good taste and cooked perfect. Hubby had sausage cheese omelet that was realky good stuffed with plenty of sausage and cheese. Great breakfast. Would definitely stop here again.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

I said what about breakfast at Shellies... and we’re so glad we went An authentic Route 66 cafe that delivered friendly service and good food. There was a mix of tourists and locals. Recommended if staying at the wagon wheel motel Honest John and Honest...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank honestj989
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Make sure to stop by if you a motoring through Missouri. Great food, great staff, and a little break from the chain restaurant food. Kids cleared their plates and that's a sure sign of approval.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Vioarr
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Small sit down cafe with an atmosphere of making friends with those who visit. If it's not too busy you'll get a seat. Waitress was great and the order was satisfying. Great restaurant funny posters and signs inside.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Todd H
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We stopped with or family and everyone enjoyed their food - the biscuits and gravy are fantastic, and the rest of the breakfast items were prepared perfectly. Specially kudos to the spinach artichoke omelette!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Kurt B
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

If you are traveling by on 44 must drive the one mile here and bypass all the chain places at the exit. Great food and good people.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Vioarr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 402 E Washington St, Cuba, MO 65453-1833
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cuba
  • Phone Number: +1 573-885-6000
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