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Galvin's Dinner House

6802 S 22nd St, Saint Joseph, MO 64504-2249
+1 816-238-0463
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (20 reviews)
“sweet corn” (2 reviews)
$$ - $$$
6802 S 22nd St, Saint Joseph, MO 64504-2249
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

everyone needs to try it if passing through st. joseph missouri - an exceptional experience from the past

Thank cynrn04
Reviewed 22 February 2018

We went to the new location at Belt Hwy and Beck Road. Had heard they had just added a tenderloin sandwich. So new you have to ask for it, not on the printed menu. My order came with the wrong side dish, but they quickly...More

Thank marcie67
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Always like the family style chicken dinner. Good price and children's rates. A noteworthy homestyle restaurant in St. Joseph, MO

Thank mikea1949
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Fabulous home cooked/family style servings restaurant in an old Mansion-type setting. Felt like a trip back to the 50’s or earlier. Sweet corn and real mashed potatoes are fantastic. Since it was Ash Wednesday we had the salmon and it was as good as any...More

Thank Spoofhound
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Galvin's Dinner House is a privately/locally owned restaurant whose primary fare is pan-fried chicken, green beans, corn, real mashed potatoes and gravy and bread baked on the premises. Before the chicken dinner is served homestyle there is a soup course and a salad course. Dessert...More

Thank Planextrip
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I stopped by the Galvin’s on the Belt Highway and picked up a take out Plate Dinner. I received my order very quickly, the staff was very friendly. I have always praised this hometown restaurant. I went straight home to relax with my meal. The...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Thought we would try this out as we had heard it was great.. I was highly disappointed! Establishment was hot, waitress although nice, wasn't cut out for the job unfortunately. Took almost an hour for our food. The soup was good, salad was warm along...More

Thank Tammy O
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Ok so I struggled with this one. The food is pretty good, although the ranch dressing ony wife's salad was warm and so was her coleslaw. The temperature of the restaurant was very warm. Very warm. Our waitress, although very nice was kinda flighty and...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Galvin's Restaurant has been a "go to restaurant" in St. Joseph, MO for years. Their have been well known and respected for their service and outstanding quality meals. This family recently purchased a building for a second location. We tried this location and found the...More

Thank dan64505
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Look we like to be fair. And we eat out 3 nights a week, but this food was not good! I have worked as a Chef for 35 years! and I got a very dry Chicken Fried Steak, Approximately four bites! on top of what...More

1  Thank Scott B
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Helen O
October 9, 2016|
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Response from jshew25 | Reviewed this property |
They just recently started running a special for barbecue. We have only ever had the fried chicken though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6802 S 22nd St, Saint Joseph, MO 64504-2249
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-238-0463
  • E-mail
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