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Cooky's Cafe

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American, Cafe
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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Jumbo Shrimp
5 pieces of fried shrimp served with your choice of cocktail or tarter sauce
Chicken Livers & Gizzards
Our own breaded chicken livers and gizzards fried to perfection. Choice livers, gizzards or a combination
Fried Shrimp
A full half pound of breaded shrimp fried to golden perfection and served with choice of tarter or cocktail sauce
Chef's Salad
Grip lettuce, tomatoes, ham, eggs, shredded cheese, and your choice of dressing
Add 4 ounces more $9.25
Grilled Chicken Salad w/Eggs
Crisp lettuce, tomatoes, shredded cheese, and grilled chicken breast with your choice of dressing
Large $2.75
Small $1.6
Tossed Green Salad
Crisp lettuce, carrots, cabbage with choice of dressing
Add to any sandwich: Bacon - $0.90, Cheese (slice) - $0.30, Grilled Onions - $0.40
Cooky's Beef Brisket
Our slow cooked sliced beef brisket
Baked Ham Sandwich
A juicy ham slice served on a toasted bun
Chicken Filet
Breaded and fried to golden perfection and served on a toasted bun
Fish Fillet
Battered and fried to perfection, served on a toasted bun with a side of tartar sauce
Polish Sausage
Seasoned to perfection, our polish sausage is cooked just right and served on a toasted bun
Pork Tenderloin
Hand cut & breaded then fried golden brown, served on a toasted bun
Grilled Cheese
Grilled cheese on toast
Single $3.75
Double $5.25
Single with cheese $4.05
Double with cheese $5.85
Cooky's "Farm Raised" Burgers
Quarter pound burger patties grilled juicy and tender on a toasted bun
Hot Beef Sandwich
Sliced tender roast beef served with a side of mashed potatoes and gravy and. Choice of tossed salad or slaw
Bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich with a side of mayonnaise and served on toast
With your dinner or fried chicken, try our homemade mashed potatoes or choose fresh cut Suzie-Q'S, potato salad or a baked potato; Choose from our daily vegetable selection; Tossed salad or slaw. Hot bread will accompany your dinner
Beef Brisket & Gravy
Our own slow roasted and sliced brisket smothered in gravy
Baked Ham
Sliced juicy baked ham seasoned just right
Combo Plate
Ham and beef combo for those that can't decide
Hamburger Steak
Homegrown beef smothered with grilled onions
Grilled Boneless Chicken Breast
8 ounce breast grilled to perfection
Polish Sausage
A perfectly seasoned polish sausage
Homemade Pork Tenderloin
Hand cut breaded and fried pork tenderloin
Codfish Fillet
Battered and fried to golden perfection
Vegetable Plate
2 vegetables, 1 potato and 1 salad
Our own breaded and seasoned fried chicken just like mom used to make; fried in Canola "trans fat free oil" Any other combination will be considered a side order
3 Piece Dark Chicken
Includes rib or back
4 Piece Dark Chicken
Includes rib or back
Chicken Livers
Chicken Gizzards
Livers & Gizzards
2 Piece White Chicken
Includes rib or wing
3 Piece White Chicken
Includes rib or wing
3 Piece Mixed Chicken
Includes rib, wing or back
4 Piece Mixed Chicken
Includes rib, wing or back
Shrimp dinners include choice of potato, large tossed salad and hot bread
Half Pound Shrimp
A full half pound of breaded and fried shrimp
Jumbo Shrimp
5 jumbo shrimp fried to perfection
Grilled Shrimp Skewer
8 glazed and grilled shrimp served on a skewer
We raise most of our own beef to be assured of the quality you deserve. All steaks will not be available at all times. Steak dinners include choice of potato, large tossed salad and hot bread. Add a skewer of shrimp to a meal $4
Broiled Pork Chop
Half pound broiled pork chop served with choice of potato, vegetable, salad and hot bread
Broiled Chicken Breast
An 8 ounce boneless breast served with choice of potato, vegetable, salad and hot bread
T-Bone Steak
One pound steak cooked to your liking
Ribeye Steak
A full 12 ounces cooked to your liking
Sirloin Steak
A 12 ounce steak cooked to your liking
Large $2.95
Small $2.25
Cottage Cheese with Fruit
Large $2.5
Small $1.6
Cottage Cheese
Large $2.75
Small $1.6
Mashed Potatoes
Baked Potato
Potato Salad
Suzy Q'S
French Fries
Hot Chocolate
Hot Tea
Iced Tea
Flavored Tea (Peach & Raspberry)
Small $0.95
Large $1.2
Milk, Chocolate Milk & Buttermilk
Small Juice
Large Juice
Large (refill included) $1.45
Soft Drinks
Coke, Diet Coke, Dr, Pepper, Sprite, Mellow Yellow, Root Beer
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

if you like pie and experiencing a little old café that has hung in there for years and years as it used to be in days of yore, then you need to pay this place a visit. they ARE open on sundays, tho the sunday...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank swmotwo
Reviewed October 28, 2018

My husband really wanted to order the pork tenderloin, but you can't get that on Sunday. He settled for a baked ham sandwich and was very pleased. The size was just right, not so huge that you can't eat all of it. I had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jean A
Reviewed September 2, 2018

I had heard good things about this cafe, especially the pies, so we drove a little out of our way on a trip home from Kansas City to stop and try it out. My husband got a burger and shared his fries with me, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Linda G
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

After fifty miles of pedaling I w as s ready for some nourishment. Cookys was open and bicycle parking was nearby, so I had to stop. More pie choices than one needed or deserved. I ended up with Dutch Strawberry Rhubarb, skipped the ice cream...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank yosso66
Reviewed August 23, 2018

I ate here recently after reading the reviews on this site. I did not have pie, but they looked to have several types and they looked great. The food was good, but not great. The portions were good, but not huge. Overall, for the prices,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jrperkins3
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

This place is a must if you are in town, or driving through. (Family feeling) Lots of choices and even daily specials. Dad ordered the Hamburger steak meal which came with a salad (poppy seed dressing) and two sides. He opted for the green beans...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Dana B
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Friends took us, recommending pie above all else. We had dinners, which were good even though we arrived late. Upon entering we passed a very long case with probably 20 kinds of pie. The pies we tried were really good but not the best we...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Gail E
Reviewed October 10, 2017

this place is great i drive from kc to mt vernon every weekend this is a must stop food is great so stop bey

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank shawnobermann
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful friendly atmosphere in this little treasure of a cafe! All the staff was great! Famous for all their homemade pies and Fried Chicken! I had the fried chicken and it was very good! I couldn't finish it all but I had to try the...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank octoberhart
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Off the typical track, and practically the only place in town. But well worth the effort to enjoy this "best-kept-secret."

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank davidV1642TR
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