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Hemingways Blue Water Cafe'

1935 S Campbell Ave, Bass Pro Shop, Springfield, MO 65807-2650
+1 417-891-5100
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (29 reviews)
“bass” (68 reviews)
“fried clams” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
1935 S Campbell Ave, Bass Pro Shop, Springfield, MO 65807-2650
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1 - 10 of 345 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Building off of Earnest Hemingway's love of the outdoors and adventure lifestyle, Bass Pro has developed their signature restaurant into a goto place! I ordered the fried shrimp and was not overly impressed. The shrimp had a bit of bitterness to them possibly from bad...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were pretty worn out after 4 hours in the museum so we decided to eat on the Bass Pro property. The wait staff, we had Simons, was very good. They had good drinks. There was a soup and salad bar which looked good. Their...More

Thank awsumblsm
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your business thanks!!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner and decided to try the buffet, the food looked fresh but most items were lacking in flavor and quality. Won’t keep me from coming back but would probably order from the menu next time.More

Thank James A
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear you were disappointed on some of the Buffet food as well. If you are ever back in Springfield and dine with us again please don't hesitate to let your server know if there is an issue with the buffet and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch before touring the wildlife museum and aquarium. Food was very good, reasonably priced, served in an efficient and friendly manner...what more could you want? Oh, and the decor and ambience was excellent!

Thank Arkies10
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Great thanks and remember if you buy the museum season pass that comes with a 10% discount to Hemingway's for 1 year!!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family went to the Sunday brunch a few weeks ago at Hemingway’s and we’re a bit disappointed as we left. The food was just slightly above average, but the cost was high for the quality. We paid $18 each and there really wasn’t anything...More

Thank Kim H
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear you were disappointed on some of the Buffet food on you r last visit. If you are ever back in Springfield and dine with us again please don't hesitate to let your server know if there is an issue with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was quiet and a nice place to have dinner. The amount of food you get is more than enough! And the service was great.

Thank Christan B
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate it and glad to hear you had a nice anniversary!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Attentive waiter. Ordered from menu as well as buffet. Nice atmosphere. Menu selection was Steak and Shrimp. 4 shrimp were very good, 7 oz sirloin seemed a little salty and pricey at $23. Salad was $2+ extra with sparse portion (1 cup greens,...More

Thank Cynthia Barron B
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear you were disappointed on some of the food. When you are back in to dine with us again please don't hesitate to let your server know if there is an issue with the buffet and we can get you something...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hemingways Blue Water Cafe has a special place in my heart because it is one of the places my husband and I went to on our first date 22+ years ago. We just happened to be in town and caught the brunch which has only...More

Thank Jill S
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for coming in and just to let you know we got a new shark just the other day!!!!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the restaurant never fails to impress. this has been a summer treat for us every summer. handicapped parking and carts at store entry by elevators. nice break while shopping. good value menue items look good

Thank flcoppen
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much we appreciate it!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to have dinner. In the midst of a fortress of stuffed wildlife and outdoor recreation equipment we had expected a more robust menu. Little disappointed in the menu but more disappointed in the quality and quantity of the dishes. Service was...More

Thank David O
Peter J, Manager at Hemingways Blue Water Cafe', responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I am sorry to hear you were disappointed on some of the Buffet food. If you are ever in to and dine with us again please don't hesitate to let your server know if there is an issue with the buffet and we can get...More

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Cindylouhausam
November 1, 2015|
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Response from Lori Z | Property representative |
WE do offer AYCE crab legs on Thursday nights 5-9 $27.95
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Tina D
April 3, 2015|
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Response from Lori Z | Property representative |
We are open Monday thru Saturday at 7am for breakfast
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1935 S Campbell Ave, Bass Pro Shop, Springfield, MO 65807-2650
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-891-5100
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