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Booches Billiard Hall

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American, Bar, Pub
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110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
+1 573-874-9519
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Old fashion pool hall that serves wonderful burgers! Bring cash because they don't take plastic. I try to have lunch at Booches every time I visit Columbia.

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Thank bogeybill45
Monrovia, Indiana
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

First and last time we will eat here. Traveling thru on our way home from Colorado. Met a guy at a gas station who said it would be the best burger we put in our mouth. Had a party of 7. Right when we walked in, eyes still adjusting to the darker space and scoping out a table, one of... More 

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Thank Chrissirhc
New York City, New York
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Ok, this is truly a must visit land mark. As all the reviews will tell you the burgers are fantastic and served on wax paper. Order two for a full meal. You can not go wrong .... if the tables are full go back in an hour.

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Thank Paul S
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This place has amazing little cheeseburgers. You will need to order a few as they are small. Loved the billiard atmosphere! You have to act fast to grab a table as they are first come first serve. Great place to grab lunch.

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Thank jshew25
Columbia, Missouri
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Very old (1800's) pool hall and bar. They serve burgers on wax paper and they are known far and wide over several generations of how good they are...not fancy by any means but good.

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Thank 48tray
Columbia, Missouri
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172 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We visit booches every time we are in Columbia. Never been disappointed. I've met tried anything but the cheeseburger but they do have other items on the menu. Very limited seating but people are happy to share tables. Definitely will return. Gets pretty noisy & close on Sunday. See you in church!

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Thank Mumzie9196
Parkville, Missouri
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Love this place! Always the best burger in the WORLD. yet to find one made better. I've been coming here for over 20 years and it's still the best! Chili is good too. Didn't know they made a Ruben, fantastic. The cheeseburger with everything and grilled onions is still the best. Get 2, they're small.

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Thank margie l
ATHENS
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92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A classic stop in CoMo. Best burgers and cold beer. Get here when it opens to get a seat. Prices are all posted on a large board. Get the cheeseburgers. Great atmosphere.

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Thank David A
Highland, Illinois
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224 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We take an annual trip to Columbia, Missouri, with friends for a Mizzou football game. Booches is a must stop at some point. We usually have a 45 minute wait to get in on a football Saturday for our larger group. Once inside we order our food and often there is a 45 minute wait for burgers, but they are... More 

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Thank tmf7150
Missouri
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Booches is always fun and relaxed and that is probably why our son picked it for his 21st birthday dinner. He wanted something low key and this was perfect. The staff went out of their way to make his 21st fun and were so easy to work with. Thank you!

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Restaurant Details

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    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 S 9th St, Columbia, MO 65201-4816
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 573-874-9519

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