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Courthouse Exchange Restaurant

113 Lexington Ave, Kansas City, MO 64120
+1 816-215-0344
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“hamburger” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
113 Lexington Ave, Kansas City, MO 64120
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We went here after seeing the Truman Museum. We were very pleased. It is in the basement, and the atmosphere was great. We had lunch and all the food was good.

Thank ArkansasRev
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I didn't realize downtown Independence really had anything left in it..... but my mom and her boyfriend took me here. It was very cool! The atmosphere took you back a few decades. It was underground and reminded me of the prohibition days. They had a...More

Thank ceannac
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised since we did not know anything about The Courthouse Exchange! Dining outside on the patio or inside. The atmosphere was unique and almost reminded me of a German Bratskeller as we walked down the steps into the dining area. Service was good and...More

Thank Terri C
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Just drove in from Jeff City and decided to meet here prior to the last event on the Announcement Tour. This is in Independence, Missouri as opposed to Kansas City and is on the south side of the street across from the Truman Courthouse. Quiet...More

Thank Pbaglaw
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The service was good and the food was great. It was the best chicken fried steak I have ever had in a restaurant. They made it like my mother makes it. The service was good and the price was reasonable.

Thank Mmssls
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

In town for a conference. The place seems like a local hangout but was welcoming. Service a little slow at first. I had the Defendants Dirty Martini which was excellent. I was hoping for a good beer selection but it was lacking. My coworker had...More

Thank Travelgirl5223
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The salad bar was very good, but the crackers were quite stale. I had the mac and cheese with brisket. It was tasty, but others had the soup and sandwich. They were disappointed there was a limit on which sandwiches they could choose from. The...More

Thank laura57149
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I have eaten there many times and always had excellent service. All the food is very good. The salad bar is small but a good choice.

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Historic Restaurant in the basement. Great luncheon food. We had the burgers and they were very good. Molly our server was very friendly and efficient.

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I enjoy eating at the Courthouse Exchange, the menu is varied, they have a great salad bar and I love the tenderloins. They offer a choice of sides and their applesauce is outstanding. The is a great place for a casual lunch or dinner.

Thank Mike_B52033
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Lexington Ave, Kansas City, MO 64120
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-215-0344
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