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Glenn's Cafe

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29 S 8th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4811
+1 573-447-7100
07:00 - 23:00
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Marietta, Georgia
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176 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I returned to the Tiger Hotel and its restaurant, Glenn's Café, for a second annual visit to an organization in which I'm active at Missouri University, and I found Glenn's much more to my taste than a year ago. At dinner, I truly enjoyed the deviled eggs, the warm cornbread with fresh butter (--don't miss this winner!), and the stuffed... More 

Thank oaktownboy_37
Columbia, Missouri
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well maybe it's just because Columbia has so many good restaurants, but I think this one is a waste of your time (and money). It's certainly not a BAD place to eat but I've had about 4 meals there and none of them were, in my opinion, worth the money (and it's not really expensive LOL).

Thank James W T
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This place is reliably good. Nice service, kind of a limited menu but the regular things on it don't really need improvement. Awesome spot for lunch or dinner.

Thank Megan R
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was right next to our hotel, so we gave it a try. Very nice atmosphere, pretty decor. I ordered a scrambled egg dish that had vegetables and cheese that came with potatoes. The potatoes were absolutely delicious! Unfortunately my diet plan would not agree, so I forced myself to eat just a couple. I would definitely go back!

Thank Ashley B
Columbia, Missouri
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44 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Delicious food. Great service. Fresh food and healthy choices. Wonderful atmosphere. Only problem is parking! Hate parking downtown!

Thank jolisa13
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194 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Was able to get an outdoor table which was a really nice. Has a great, diverse menu. I liked everything, though I thought the blacken redfish was a bit salty, and service rushed. But would come back anytime and keep trying the interesting dishes.

Thank ordglobal
Columbia, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Had a great time at Glenn's and the grand kids loved the Main Contain Nuts. 8 adults we ordered somewhat all different items and the fun started we shared portions with each other. Really had a great time and one of daughter's ask that we go back for birthday celebration she liked the Blackened Salmon. And will be back in... More 

Thank Jeanette F
Columbia, Missouri
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I just love the southern style food with the Creole flair. The jaymbalaya is the best I have ever had. They have some of the freshest oysters I've ever had in Missouri.

Thank willythomas1124
Independence, Missouri, United States
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310 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

This place gets cajun/creole cooking! Jambalaya and it is right off of Bourbon Street. Super service. Gumbo. Adult beverages. Great dining experience.

Thank Pbaglaw
Columbia, Missouri
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I have now eaten at Glenn's Cafe twice. Lunch and Dinner. Although both meals were excellent, we prefer the lunch menu. Service has been great both visits, it is a cozy place.

Thank grantmm2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cajun & Creole, American
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 S 8th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4811
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 573-447-7100

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