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Bob's Country Kitchen

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1202 N Jefferson St, Saint James, MO 65559-1040
+1 573-265-4616
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“catfish” (16 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 8:00 pmAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
1202 N Jefferson St, Saint James, MO 65559-1040
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent breakfast at a reasonable price and good service. Nothing fancy, just good food and friendly people. We were eating a late breakfast, so while we ate, we saw the staff preparing the lunch buffet. It looked really well laid out with...More

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Getting through the smorgasbord will be the challenge... Food is kept hot, tasty (catfish and chicken). Service is fast and friendly When coming up on St James check that they are open and get to Country Bob's. They are busy but always seem to get...More

Thank RestorePraires
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the chicken fried steak with white gravy and it was the best I have had from any restaurant. The morning breakfast biscuits and gravy are great too. Small town restaurant with very good food and friendly staff.

Thank Karl D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I think if you're in St. James, you HAVE to eat at "Country Bob's" (as opposed to the actual Bob's Country... lol) at least once! Bob's has almost a cult following for visitors and locals. It's small and you need to know that you have...More

Thank shellakers
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Love this home style place. The food is great and abundant. My only complaint would be that the owners seem to stand there and watch you eat. Little weird.

Thank Nancy B
Reviewed May 17, 2017

This is Missouri country dining at its best. I was enjoying my meal and one farmer shouted to the other, "Got yer hay in?". This place is not for the city health food hipster.

Thank Matt E
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The family wasn't very hungry. I didn't have the chicken. What we did have was standard fare. Interestingly, the stir fry was the best thing I had. Price was reasonable. It was just ok(waitstaff VERY helpful and friendly.)

Thank bonds77
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I enjoy seeing the patriotism while walking through the entrance. I have been to this place many times and enjoy the food. Always busy when I pass by which means they have a high volume of people coming through nearly everyday. I would recommend ordering...More

Thank noahashley13
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

Parking lot full on Tues @ 9am. Ordered breakfast off menu. Eggs great flavor cooked just right over medium. Added hash browns w/ peppers & onions. Also added piece of French toast, awesome taste. Great coffee & price of meal. Clean place. Forget waitress's name...More

Thank bestboatwasa4winns
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I have eaten breakfast, dinner and supper here. Excellent friendly servers. have ordered both from the menu and from the frequent buffets,

Thank 39oscar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1202 N Jefferson St, Saint James, MO 65559-1040
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint James
  • Phone Number: +1 573-265-4616
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