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Ophelia's Restaurant & Inn

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201 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804 (E Maple Ave)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Marshall, TX
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179 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After our tour of the Truman Library, we drove to the downtown area looking for a restaurant for a late lunch and found Ophelia's. We were very well pleased! The building is a restored place with lots of light and interesting nooks. Tables are placed apart enough that you can have a private conversation. The lunch menu offered items that... More 

Thank Nittie
Independence, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My niece had her Wedding reception here Sept 24 2016. the room was beautiful the food was very yummy. the staff was nice they did a good job when asked a question and keeping our drinks full.

Thank curtandtina2015
New York City, New York
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This quaint restaurant is located in historic area of Independence. Delicious food and great service! Would recommend for couples, family or large groups. We had a large group and they were accommodating. I ordered the seafood special (Grilled Salmon) and asked for a different side dish in substitute to the special and again, very accommodating without hassle. Would definitely dine... More 

Thank Wendy M
Independence, Missouri
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I always enjoy the historic Independence Square and this restaurant makes the experience sweeter. Friendly service and fantastic food. Expect the chef to impress!

Thank nanav07
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I were in Old Independence one day, on other business. We decided to stop somewhere for lunch. I had read about Ophelia's so we went there. Had sandwiches and small salads. Very nice. Good service and nice surroundings.

Thank D C
Aransas Pass, Texas, United States
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I didn't expect the quality of food and service in a town like Independence. I was in the area for roughly two weeks before stopping in and was far from impressed with the area until I dined at this restaurant. The food was amazing, service was perfect, and wine was quality. I suggest going to this place on half price... More 

Thank Simone S
Miami, Florida
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Found to be very nice. Food was great and the service was excellent. Piano was a nice touch. Very enjoying evening out. Highly recommend

Thank Jettinpecker
Independence, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Had the salmon and salad which was tasty. My food experience has always been positive but service the last few times has been terribly slow and unfriendly. Very pricey for a below average experience.

Thank michelle3498
Independence, Missouri
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We have had Sunday brunch, lunch and dinner at this restaurant and thoroughly enjoy each meal. The Sunday brunch has so many selections and the omelet station is great. No complaints on lunch or dinner and enjoy the staff who remember you and take good care of you.

Thank Cheryl Boyer C
Independence, Missouri, United States
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2016

Great brunch. I also love the dinners here. The scallops are awesome as well as the steaks. Love the lamb and the shrimp tempura apps.

Thank Jay K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 N Main St, Independence, MO 64050-2804
    (E Maple Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 18164614525
Overlooking the historic Independence Square, Ophelia's offers an infusion of cultural flavors in an eclectic American menu. The steaks, seafood, duck, and lamb are a few of our guest's favorite items. Layers of flavors contribute to all of the dishes we serve. You will find the atmosphere casual, yet romantic at the same time. Ophelia's in Independence is truly a gem off the beaten path.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?