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Cafe Verona

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$$ - $$$
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206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050-3710 (Osage St)
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped to have lunch before court. They were great accomading to me and wheelchair. Lunch was awesome and affordable. We even had enough for leftover the next day..

Thank Lisa A
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had a great dinner at Verona....nice atmosphere, great watress, all in all a great experience.

Thank MisssouriCarrie
Brunswick, Ohio
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

A very quaint cafe, located right in the business district of downtown Independence. The food was very good, served by friendly staff in a comfortable atmosphere.

Thank qualityjoe
Kansas City, Missouri
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

Glad we made the 30 min drive from Lees Summit - well worth the drive. The fresh baked focaccia with herb olive oil dipping sauce was extremely flavorful. Delicious house made blue cheese dressing floated on a side salad with cucumber slices, pepperoncini, tomatoes and the perfect slice of good quality cheese. This forecasted how happy our taste buds would... More 

Thank EAdventures
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful ambience and amazing food and cocktails. Excellent service. We sat on the patio. Highly recommend the calamari salad.

Thank Sarah S
Odessa, MO
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

This looked like a little hole in the wall place (usually the best places to try) and we were not disappointed. We didn't have reservations, so we chose to sit in the courtyard instead of waiting for a table. We were served promptly and service was excellent! Both of our meals were excellent. My wife loved the soup and the... More 

Thank Derrill L
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

In the heart of downtown Independence is this amazing italian restaurant. A superb menu with something for everyone. I chose the Seafood Diavolo Nuovo cooked to perfection. The sauce was supposed to be spicy but disappointly was not, however the flavor was delicious.(I did tell the waiter) The seafood was cooked to perfection which is a chef's talent. My husband... More 

Thank Cindy W
Independence, Missouri
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

I really like the food. The service is attentive. I recommend it to anyone visiting the independence square area. Great for lunch or dinner.

Thank michelle3498
Baltimore, Maryland
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615 reviews
215 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant lived up to the good reviews. Lemon shrimp risotto and lasagne are both highly recommended. Good service, with nice outdoor tables in a courtyard. Located just off courthouse square. Highly recommended.

Thank Wanderlust777
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Good service, great food. The lasagna was delicious! Everyone in our group loved their dishes. Recommend!

Thank whippets2

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
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: 206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050-3710
    (Osage St)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 18168330044
Nestled in historic Independence Square, Café Verona will whisk you from the Midwest to the romance of Italy.

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