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Truman Smokehouse

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612 Devils Pool Rd, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739
417 335 2777
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Marshall, Texas
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love this little place . Great turkey sandwiches for lunch and a quick bite for breakfast is good too. be aware that many breakfast items are gone for the later arrivals. seating inside is limited plenty of outside tables.

Thank hillfence52
United States
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42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast quiche was delicious. Fast service and good breakfast menu as we grabbed something quick before hitting the road.

Thank Gatekeeper77
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint cottage style cafe with a limited breakfast and lunch menu. Similar to a Bread Company, they offer soups and sandwiches with some vegan options. The building is adorable. It used to be the carriage house for the original land owner, Mr Worman in the 1920s. It was later used as a smokehouse and then the cafe. Only drawback is... More 

Thank Michelle R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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58 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Located at Big Cedar Lodge. Great place for breakfast, lunch or a light dinner. Great selection of soups, salads and sandwiches in addition to pastries and drinks. There is seating both inside and outside.

Thank jackie g
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

We visited the Truman House for lunch during the past week. The staff was friendly and the food was good for the price. The back patio had an enjoyable ambiance, a shady spot with a view that was peaceful and relaxing. A few days later, while the majority of our group were swimming, a few members ordered food to go... More 

Thank TXSpedTeacher
Thornton, Illinois
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is a breakfast and lunch place. They serve great specialty coffee and the best cinnamon coffee cake in the world. They also serve great sandwiches.

Thank wbmays
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We just had coffee on the patio but the pastries looked wonderful. There were people taking sandwiches out to their boats docked nearby . I would do the same next time we visit.

Thank Dianna C
San Francisco, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Small, neat atmosphere and good food. We had breakfast there two mornings and was very will pleased.

Thank Stephen B
Jonesboro, Arkansas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Great friendly staff. Very clean, even the bathrooms. Great breakfast, lunch, or coffee. Reasonable priced. We eat here every time we go to big cedar.

Thank Laura B
Rogers, Arkansas
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

This place is called a coffee-shop & we didn't realize they served breakfast & lunch. They do CLOSE at 3pm... which is a big deal... as lots of peeps were still coming in after 3pm & were told they were closed... The girls working there were ready to get off work. Which is expected... I think the Big Cedar staff... More 

Thank jamieragan1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Cafe, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Devils Pool Rd, Big Cedar Lodge, Ridgedale, MO 65739
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ridgedale
  • Phone Number: 417 335 2777

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?