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Dottie's

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Highway 19 & I-44, CUBA exit, Cuba, MO
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Wentzville, Missouri, United States
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking in I was impressed by the clean roomy atmosphere so I had high hopes. However, food left much to be desired. If it was supposed to be soft, it was hard...and vice versa. Maybe this is because we went at 5:00 a.m. during deer season...but I am not sure I would even give them another chance at this point... More 

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Thank Angela H
Saint Louis, Missouri
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123 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Cute interior decorated with RT 66 signs. Our table and section were clean. There is a smoking section in the back. We did not eat the buffet , we ordered from the menu. We ordered a breakfast plate and a burger. Both were average, nothing special but I would stop here again if passing by. Service was a little slow,... More 

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Thank iwanttoseeamerica
Cuba, Missouri
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I like to go here & get my supper to go love the chicken when they have it available.They don't know how to keep enough fresh chicken out on the buffet & the cook needs to pull the old out before dumping the chicken on top of it.All in all it is a good place to eat .

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Thank candygirl52
Keokuk, Iowa
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

i was kinda in a hurry , so i had the buffet. boy was that a mistake, the hot side was either cold or baked to death. the cold side the lettuce was from the first head they ever bought brown and not much there.

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Thank 821douglasb
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

As a truck driver I've been to a lot of truck stops and ate at many buffets. I must say that this one is by far the worst I have ever been to. The nostalgic environment is very inviting(the only reason I gave one star, besides zero stars not being an option). I visited around 2:30pm on a Friday. Plenty... More 

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Thank JD S
Clinton, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Over priced and not good at all. Would of rather went to McDonald's instead, at least the food would have been better. Very small portions and they were out of a lot of stuff on the menu. Unbelievable and don't waste your money!!!

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Thank Theresa N
Waynesville, Missouri, United States
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

It took awhile for the waitress to even acknowledge us, and when she did she was not pleased that we wanted to order off of the menu and not do the buffet. She warned us that the food was coming out slow, but we did not want buffet. We were enjoying the company when she came out and asked if... More 

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Thank Geni W
missouri
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98 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

The food is prepared fresh and the service is good. Clean well kept. A good place to stop for filling up the car and yourself.

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Thank graymace
Saukville, Wisconsin
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69 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Average, good breakfast, priced well, friendly staff no complaints Great for a quick bite to eat before headed back on the road.

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Thank Rebekah L
Chicago, Illinois
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

Tried to stop at a BBQ place up the road in Cuba, but they had no room for a truck and a RV trailer, So after finding out the BBQ place was too small. We got off the road again to take a break from the drive and for fuel and some lunch. We came across this restaurant on the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Highway 19 & I-44, CUBA exit, Cuba, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cuba

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