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The Worman House

612 Devils Pool Rd, Ridgedale, MO 65739-9730
+1 800-225-6343
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (68 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
“salad” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
612 Devils Pool Rd, Ridgedale, MO 65739-9730
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Historic, comfortable, delicious, variety, perfect service, enjoyable, fun, delicious. Wait. I said that. Well, it was. Everything was absolutely awesome. Cannot wait to go back.

Thank Candyman5000
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Food was pretty good. Slightly upscale. Nice view out the window. Relaxing bar next door. I might eat here again someday, but I prefer the Buzzard Bar or Osage Restaurant.

Thank Darryl I
Reviewed April 20, 2017

This restuarant used to be a dwelling and was owned by Mr. Worman who was involved in the railroad. It is located on the propery of Big Cedar Lodge. We have eaten there many times and really enjoyed it. It also has a great Table...More

Thank Ted R
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Very sad to learn the Worman House is no open regular hours to Big Cedar guests. Now reserved for just catered or prearranged large events.

Thank Cabot M
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a unique lunch location on the resort property. Wormans was perfect. We ordered the sampler appetizers, so good! Fried pickles, some type of fried cheesy grits, it was all good. You can see the history of the place.

Thank BGingerich
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

During our visit we asked about dining here. They are open for special events only. With the two restaurants open at Top of The Rock, I guess they are ensuring capacity at those locations.

Thank stevenhood
Reviewed November 25, 2016

Similar to another reviewer @ a property restaurant, I got ONLY greens with the salad - nothing more and was told the same thing the other Osage reviewer reported her server said, "it was cut up small". How lame! Service was mediocre at best and...More

Thank K. R
Reviewed November 24, 2016

Enjoyed a beautiful Thanksgiving Dinner at the Worman House ~ it was a little pricey but the food was fabulous & the service exceptional. Upscale without being stuffy, we saw patrons in casual jeans as well as nicely attired in suits. Grounds are lovely &...More

Reviewed November 14, 2016

It will not disappoint!! My favorite meal is the Sunday Brunch - OH MY!!!! Everything you can imagine and then some! It's a must if there on a Sunday!!!

Thank CA H
Reviewed September 6, 2016

This restaurant is closed and has been for awhile. Any reviews on this restaurant for the past few months must be talking about Big Cedar in general. On the resort, you can still find Buzzard's Bar, Devil's Pool Restaurant & Truman Cafe. Worman big Sunday...More

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.16 miles away
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Lost Canyon Nature Trail and Cave
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Lost Canyon Nature Trail - Top of the Rock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 612 Devils Pool Rd, Ridgedale, MO 65739-9730
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ridgedale
  • Phone Number: +1 800-225-6343
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Stately former residence hosting periodic buffets, wine tastings & other public events plus rentals.
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