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Johnny Ray's Drive In

Diner, Fast Food
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800 SW Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-3805
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Best burger ever! The cheese steak burger is huge and has tons of flavor! Classic cars, good service, friendly environment! Definitely will be back!

Thank Femmenoir80
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Johnny Ray's offers good burgers, sides and drinks. Prices are fair and the staff is friendly and helpful. Glad we found this place.

Thank Brad I
Lees Summit MO.
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198 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

an historical fixture in the Lee's Summit area, it should be put on the registry. Bye Bye American pie... If you want to know what it was like in the 50's Johnny is the spot, great Chile and burgers..

Thank Palcobaby
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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43 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

Love the small diner feel! Takes you back in time. Service is simple and quick. Menu hearty for any appetite. And don't forget to order a shake! Yummy! Can't lose when you chose to eat here!

Thank Tami B
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Johnny Ray's Drive-In, on the north side of Highway 50 between the 291 South exit and the 3rd Street exit in Lee's Summit, MO, is your basic 1950s drive-in. Basic fare consists of burgers, fries, onion rings, and milk shakes. All very good, and hasn't changed much in the last 50 years. They still have a 'cruise night' about every... More 

Thank 100_Mile_Mike
Kansas City, Missouri
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

This is a Lee's Summit staple. Awesome burgers and bowling ally type of food. Awesome shakes, and malts. The wait staff are super friendly to kids, which is a bonus.

Thank Butterfly8375
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Health food it ain't. The menu is simple: burgers, fries and the like. Both the burgers and the fries were served quickly and were delicious, a guilty pleasure. Service was quick and friendly and the prices reasonable. Just the kind of local place we like to visit when traveling. You'll like it, too!

Thank Dan556
Greenwood, Mo
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5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We take our two young grandchildren here when they request it. The burgers are good. The fries and tater tots are below par. Our 7 and 9 year olds split a Shrimp dinner and an order of fries. This costs right around $38 after we tip our server. For the quality this is WAY OVERPRICED. The decor and mood are... More 

Thank mchris2
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

This is an awesome local place. They have the best burgers (really thin but big patties) They also have onion rings, tenderloins, hotdogs, mozzarella sticks and more...so much to choose from. Their shakes are also really yummy. Totally recommend as it is a change from your typical fast food burger place.

Thank Jamkrisbritt
Kansas City, MO
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115 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012

Great cheap burgers. I always get the daily special. Good fries. They have cheescake factory cheesecake for dessert. Thru the summer they have a car show the 3rd Saturday of the month

Thank SMFS

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Diner, Fast Food
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 SW Blue Pkwy, Lee's Summit, MO 64063-3805
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Lee's Summit
  • Phone Number: 816-524-1910

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