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Bad Art Bistro

707 Edmond St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2268
+1 816-749-4433
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, French
$$ - $$$
707 Edmond St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2268
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Reviewed April 27, 2013

Just booked a table for eight on a Friday night. I can't say how gracious they were to seat this large a party at the last minute. Food was excellent and the wine list a cut above what was to be expected for St Joe....More

Thank Fuddtractor
Reviewed March 20, 2013

This used to be my favorite restaurant. I love the food, but I have to drop it's score because of the service. Oh, they're nice enough, but we've had some disappointments. Once we reserved a booth and when we arrived there was no booth to...More

Thank BrendaKayB
Reviewed February 25, 2013

This place is fantastic! We have eaten here twice and the food was exceptional both times. The food is prepared fresh and tastes like it. This gem is the type of restaurant you expect on the west coast or in very large cities. The menu...More

Thank rrdem
Reviewed February 22, 2013

My husband and I were passing through on our way from Omaha to Kansas City and decided to stop for dinner. Everything we got was absolutely delicious and the service was great! We highly recommend the flat iron steak, it was probably one of the...More

Thank liljbeanem
Reviewed February 15, 2013

I saw a number of reviews of Bad Art Bistro so thought it would be great for my husband and I to try. We made online reservations and upon arrival were seated immediately. However, we noticed that two larger parties had been seated just before...More

4  Thank Gayle S
Reviewed January 19, 2013

Yesterday was our first time at the Bad Art Bistro - and the last. The first thing I notices was a very prominently displayed Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence - by the time we left, I was considering starting a petition to have that title...More

6  Thank still_nomadic
Reviewed November 4, 2012

Can't express enough how good the food is and loved looking at all the BAD ART. The service was great too!

Thank nmshanahan
Reviewed October 14, 2012

The Bad Art Bistro offers a delicious selection of gourmet-quality dishes in an eclectic atmosphere among the old brick office buildings and freight houses of downtown St. Joseph, Missouri. We go back for fabulous appetizers like the sumptuous duck potstickers. Salmon and other fresh meats...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed September 25, 2012

The Bad Art Bistro is easily the best restaurant in town. They have great food as well as great wine and drinks. I have been there a couple of times and have never been disappointed! Salad, appetizers, main course... every single dish I have eaten...More

1  Thank BackpackGuy
Reviewed September 6, 2012

We were at the bistro on a night mid week. We had excellent service and mainly ordered small dishes. All were excellent. We also shared a dessert. We can highly recommend everything we ate.

1  Thank Betweenjobs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 Edmond St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-2268
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-749-4433
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