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Lewis Cafe

145 S Main St, Saint Clair, MO 63077-1555
+1 636-629-9975
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pies” (9 reviews)
“onion rings” (10 reviews)
“beef” (12 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner
145 S Main St, Saint Clair, MO 63077-1555
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed overnight in St. Clair, Mo and the hotel recommended this Cafe for breakfast. The atmosphere was inviting and the staff was exceptional. Our meal came out fast, was hot and delicious. We never had to ask for a coffee refill, they were always...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On our way to Tulsa from Chicago and we're looking for a local place for lunch. Just what we were looking for. Great atmosphere and food and friendly staff.

Thank Cari S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we drove on I-64 on our route East and looked for a good lunch place. So many good comments about the Lewis Cafe we had to stop. I had the small portion of the hot roast beef sandwich, great mashed potatoes and gravy, and...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great way to start our weekend trip from Indy to Branson! We spent the night nearby and then searched on Yelp for a good breakfast and lunch spot along our route. We were detoured​ due to flooding on I-44. The reviews for Lewis...More

Thank Geoff M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe has been in business since 1938! Good home style cooking with large portions. They raise their own Angus beef so the beef dishes are delicious. We had the hot roast beef with mashed potatoes and gravy - tender and delicious. Their pies are...More

Thank Sandy A
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Fresh meats. Great sausage and all meat products. Own their own farm. Great place in the middle of town.

Thank Jakkrk
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Had the roast beef, which is from the restaurant' own cattle. Beef, spinach, potatoes, cole slaw and roll were all top notch and fresh. You could smell the yeast in the huge roll. I was too full to try any pie, but it looked yummy....More

1  Thank wdbird
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We stopped by here because of the plethora of positive reviews. I really liked that the restaurant was staffed by high schoolers and generally I am a huge fan of nostalgia and diners. But one thing that made me very uncomfortable was the large sign...More

Thank aventine
Reviewed 23 February 2017

A local motel near the interstate, recommended this downtown Café. We were not very hungry, so decided to order two small side salads and onion rings. Amazing, how good a side salad can taste, when the lettuce is crispy and cold! The onion rings were...More

Thank bailee1953
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Worth a short drive off I-44 for a great breakfast or lunch. Beef is home grown and burgers are delicious. Never had a bad visit!

Thank Celia P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Cafe, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 S Main St, Saint Clair, MO 63077-1555
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Clair
  • Phone Number: +1 636-629-9975
  • E-mail