We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Truman Coffee & Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
612 Devils Pool Rd, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739-9730
+1 417-335-2777
Website
Today
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

110 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 110: English reviews
Owensville, Missouri
Level Contributor
110 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fairly limited menu choices for breakfast and lunch. Service is pretty slow, even if they are not busy. Prices are a bit steep, but the patio seating has a great view down toward the pool and lake.

Helpful?
Thank techdir
Fort Mill, South Carolina
Level Contributor
39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The front desk said," Its like Panera Bread".. Much better and not as much $$. Small coffee and sandwich shop that makes you feel at home. Feel free to have it your way.

Helpful?
Thank Rod0530
Jacksonville, Arkansas
Level Contributor
13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Light meals in or out, quick and easy, and ALWAYS good!!! Great option when looking for simple!!! It never disappoints!

Helpful?
Thank CA H
Rockport
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Turman Cafe is a very small b'fast and snack facility. I have eaten a small breakfast there on numerous occasions and stopped for a coffee and snack in the afternoons. Inside seating is limited and you place your order at the register. However, when the weather is nice there is ample outdoor seating overlooking Table Rock Lake. Good food... More 

Helpful?
Thank Robert F
Richmond, Virginia
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed the veggie wrap and roasted cauliflower soup with garlic and quinoa...I went back two more times and ordered the exact same meal! My children enjoyed grilled cheeses and fruit and all were satisfied. The prices are comparable to Panera, which I find on the high side, but for a meal at a resort I can't complain (and I... More 

Helpful?
Thank WatsonFam5
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
155 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I really enjoyed our breakfast here before our kayaking escapade. Lovely grounds, nice little menu and plenty of beverage choices make this a pleasant place to have a slow morning before starting the day.

Helpful?
Thank Ryan V
Republic, MO
Level Contributor
165 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for a treat while we were out hiking at Big Cedar, and the Ice cream was absolutely delicious! not bad priced either.

Helpful?
Thank Bill M
Kansas City
Level Contributor
110 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is a nice little cafe on Big Cedar Lodge's property. I always come here for my coffee drinks when we stay there. They also have an offering of a few breakfast and lunch items. I don't typically eat here but enjoy their drinks. The staff remembers me when I come in which I think is pretty amazing considering all... More 

Helpful?
Thank KansasCityScubachick
Midwest
Level Contributor
171 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

This is a nice place to stop for a quick breakfast or lunch while at Big Cedar. They have hot dishes for both and a nice selection of pastries. It would also be great carryout to eat back in your room/cabin. There is indoor or outdoor seating and the decor is interesting with photos on the wall in keeping with... More 

Helpful?
Thank Lovtorun
Hutchinson, Minnesota
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Very cute, small patio seating, soft music, great food and even better coffee! We had the breakfast bagel and it was so delicious.

Helpful?
Thank Gramkins

Travelers who viewed Truman Coffee & Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Truman Coffee & Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Devils Pool Rd, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739-9730
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ridgedale
  • Phone Number: +1 417-335-2777

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Truman Coffee & Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?