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Mother In Law House

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500 S Main St, Saint Charles, MO 63301-3439 (Tompkins)
636-946-9444
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Fenton, Missouri
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40 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Attended a bridal shower here and found it to be charming, but not at all accessible for elderly that require use of a walker or anyone else that has a handicap. Uneven cobble stone ambiance of the town make it very difficult for navigation and the restaurant itself has at least two short steps to enter from Main street. It... More 

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Saint Charles, Missouri
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you want to try some traditional sausages, wurst, and German food, you will love this restaurant. it is delightfully old fashioned with traditional German condiments and relishes. Lovely setting in an old house with sweet German grandmas as waitresses. Wonderful!

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Thank Stephanie B
Springfield, MO
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62 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stopped by this restaurant with my wife recently and tried their dessert menu. We really liked our dessert but this place is like going back in time about 40 years. If you like that try it. It was highly recommended but we just had the dessert after eating at another local establishment that didn't satisfy us. Owner was very friendly... More 

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East Prairie, Missouri
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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a great location for a Sunday bridal tea. The historic home and decor added to the ambiance. The owner gave us a short but nice history of the home. One server served our group of roughly 25. We had a buffet with many choices. I'm a picky eater, so I didn't eat much. There were many dishes that... More 

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Thank sailor17n61w
Saint Charles, Missouri
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch w the family at this cozy family owned restaurant for over 30 years, might be longer i just know its been there my whole life. Service was great,as well as the food.

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Thank Eric B
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great meal for everyone in our group. The salad bar with the selection of homemade salads just like my grandma made. Great to have a conversation at. Was not a fast food restaurant as we had time for good socializing and conversations.

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Thank John R
Cottleville, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner again at the Mother in Law house. There were 3 of us. Two had Liver and onions and one had chicken cordon blue. Best Liver and onions I have ever had. I was told that the Chicken cordon blue was great always. These are the 3 dishes we order when we go. Atmosphere is great. It's an old... More 

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Thank DON
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had spinach salad and our friend had the chicken salad. Both were delish! But you must save room for the desserts. The coconut cream pie is classic but the peach cobbler is the absolute best!! I would do get it again!!

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Thank Mackadi
Collinsville, IL
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109 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We were walking down the street trying to decide where to go when we were hawked in by this little mature lady telling us we would not regret it if we dined here. The chef was clearing the patio tables of silverware as he said it was a very slow night (Sunday). We were beginning to question our decision of... More 

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Petersburg,Il USA
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

The Mother in law house has been a favorite destination for a weekend getaway for some time now. Initially, we walked into this quaint little restaurant, that had been recommended by a local, who was walking on the same trail. We walked into this restaurant, and found that it was extremely busy, with the owner sitting at a two person... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 S Main St, Saint Charles, MO 63301-3439
    (Tompkins)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Charles
  • Phone Number: 636-946-9444

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?