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781 Shawnee St, Leavenworth, KS 66048-1872
+1 913-297-0361
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Fort Leavenworth, Kansas
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a great meal in a historical building but one that still offers a casual dining experience? What do you know, The Depot is YOUR place. Seriously, the food is really great. I recently went with two girlfriends and the food was delicious. The owner's son happened to wait on us and he was a hoot! He did not... More 

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Thank ourgypsylife
Dedham, MA
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had breakfast in this historic building recently. The building was the connection from Chicago to Santa Fe for the railroad, back in the late 1800s. Now on the national register of historic buildings. Good hearty food, but on a weekend morning, be prepared for a wait.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want great food in a vintage setting, this is your place! Or as my friend said, "this is the place of foodies!" I would add; How sweet it is! The chef truly is masterful and the service is friendly and prompt with a touch of down south goodness! I can't wait to go back back!

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Waterville, New York
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch with my wife, two toddlers, an infant and my mother. There was a short wait as it was right after church services on Sunday. But the little wait was worth it. The restaurant being in an old train station means there is a lot of history in the building and everything on the walls were interesting to... More 

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Idar-Oberstein, Germany
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We have had a hard time finding good places to eat near Fort Leavenworth. This place is consistently good. A casual place for a good breakfast. We are here at least twice a month and bring family when they come to town. An old train station with character.

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Thank nkersey
Leavenworth, Kansas
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I took my mother there while we were out shopping on a whim and we were so glad we went. The gourmet sandwiches and sides were amazing and so big we had to take half of our lunch home! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank TeaGee
Jackson, Tennessee
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86 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

The chicken and waffles here are great! This is one of those dishes that is a must have and I think I could eat it everyday. Gotta stop in and try it, hard to beat. Service is always good,friendly staff and great food. One of my favorite places to eat!

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Thank Wade R
Texas
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214 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The Depot never disappoints for an awesome breakfast. I had the eggs Benedict and it was phenomenal as was my husbands biscuits and gravy. It's a great local place for a great breakfast for a good price. If you go on Sunday, get there early.

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Thank Lola2012
Poncha Springs, Colorado
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Warm and inviting. Food very good. Varied choices. Can't miss with reasonable pricing and attention to service

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Thank Mannaman
Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

People should form long lines to support a local gem where so much passion goes into the preservation of local history with so much attention to so much detail without turning it into a "don't touch" museum, but have - in our case - the family and their visiting grandparents enjoy a marvelous morning meal and utterly friendly service and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 781 Shawnee St, Leavenworth, KS 66048-1872
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Leavenworth
  • Phone Number: +1 913-297-0361

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