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Ben's on the Square Coffee

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103A W Church St, Ozark, MO 65721-8390
+1 417-485-0900
07:00 - 15:00
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Springfield, Missouri
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I want to love Ben's. But with the current owner, it is hard. I like the menu, the food is good. The owner (the guy at the cash register) is not friendly, doesn't handle requests well. (subbing turkey for beef is just not that hard) He is contentious and provides no customer experience. Is he good at coffee? Yes. This... More 

Thank 797rm
Ozark, Missouri
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60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This was my 2nd visit to Ben's. My first time the service was really great. This time the service was just okay. The man taking my order seemed annoyed with my questions which made me feel unwelcomed. Oh well. Anyway, my food was good. The portions were small but the taste was good. Possibly would return because it's a nice... More 

1 Thank Penny_is_picky
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39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Any sandwich with their lightly toasted sourdough bread is going to be great - it's the only US bread I've found that isn't sweet. This UK traveller thought the dippy do-dah sandwich was excellent - but it's not just a UK view - an American couple complimented the owner on the best sandwich they've ever had. Nice place, nice people,... More 

Thank Cjw91
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Love the quaint location on the square in Ozark. Love the food even more. I had half of the Capone (which I'd ordered the full ... or maybe two full sandwiches) and a side of corn chowder. May be one of the best lunches my tastebuds have had the pleasure to enjoy. Also had an Americano. The owner makes his... More 

Thank empire920
Ozark, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Was there with a client, and the owner rudely came told me that the smell of my product was giving him a headache. This was right in front of a client I had with me.

1 Thank AlisiaK1
Springfield, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The owner is serious about coffee and if you want great coffee in Ozark this is the only place to go! His iced coffee is carefully cold brewed and absolutely delicious

Thank cjaquess
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

The coffee and excellent food are a delight and the lovely historic building and brilliant antiques dappled throughout make dining here an absolute pleasure. Prices are great for families or a quick, tasty and healthy lunch in a great atmosphere. Add your input to their shared table or learn a few things from locals while you dine.

Thank Chieflady
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Very convenient if you work on the square or are shopping around the square. I stopped in any time I get a chance. Great coffee and lattes.

Springfield, Missouri
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016

A group of photographers like to meet at Bens. We choose Bens b/c it is central location to some driving as far as near Arkansas. The last two times, I brought along my toddler to this group meeting. It is apparent that this is not a kid friendly place and the owner was snippy and rude to me both times.... More 

2 Thank Sam M
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The variety and quality of the sandwich/salad choices is quite good. Fresh ingredients, friendly staff, and the atmosphere of this coffee shop are first rate.

Thank Carla S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$8
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103A W Church St, Ozark, MO 65721-8390
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ozark
  • Phone Number: +1 417-485-0900

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