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McFarlain's Family Restaurant

3562 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, IMAX Entertainment Complex, Branson, MO 65616-8107
+1 417-336-4680
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (384 reviews)
“pot roast” (112 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
08:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3562 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, IMAX Entertainment Complex, Branson, MO 65616-8107
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have been to Mcfarlains many times and continue to visit at least once with each trip to Branson. Never disappointed and the cornbread with whipped honey butter is a must! We were able to substitute our toast for cornbread for breakfast as well. Have tried...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

And certain dishes UNAVAILABLE until after 4. Service not good. Food was just okay. Cornbread was good.

Thank VitaleTL
Reviewed 2 days ago

This has always been one of our favorite restaurants to eat at in Branson. Great food, staff and atmosphere. You need to try the Branson Traffic Jam pie and jelly!

Thank smalltowntwo
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Wickliffe, Ohio
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food was ok. There is better in town. I mostly was put off by the servers bad attitude. Came with high expectations as the locals recommended. But wasn't all that impressed.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A very good choice for a general menu. There is something on the menu for anyone from Steaks to Sandwichs. Be prepared to wait to get seated and waited on but food is good.

Thank Gary9602015
Reviewed 2 days ago

It states on the menu that breakfast is over at 11:00. We were there about 12:30. Of the 6 of us, one wanted just toast since he wasn't feeling that well. Nope couldn't accommodate him. Instead he had to order a toasted sandwich from the...More

Thank jakamc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On a recommendation from a friend we ate lunch at McFarlain's Family Restaurant. The food was excellent and the service was good! Our waitress Stacey was so nice and friendly. I had Chicken fried chicken that was wonderful. Others in our party had pork chop...More

Thank suzyq127
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here our first night in Branson I wanted to try the fried green tomatoes and was disappointed they came out so greasy we could not enjoy them. The best part about dinner was the cornbread and honey butter. Everything on the menu is...More

Thank Marilyn B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice restaurant in the Imax complex. Menu is comfort foods and done well. Our food was served with very warm, very good cornbread. Servings are ample, you will not go away hungry.

Thank skb3840SpringLake_MI
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Food was good, nothing to write home about but service was slow and the server seemed bothered by us. Not sure we would return.

Thank Valentina G
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Gary G
7 August 2017|
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Response from Earl C | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember there being vegan on the menu. Im sure you can order just vegetables though and they do have salads.
12 October 2016|
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Response from judygandy | Reviewed this property |
You can "GOOGLE" Mc Farlane's Honey Cornbread and find the recipe online!
Tony B
2 July 2016|
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Response from David D | Property representative |
Served everyday and made to order...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3562 Shepherd of the Hills Expy, IMAX Entertainment Complex, Branson, MO 65616-8107
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson
  • Phone Number: +1 417-336-4680
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