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Tubby's Diner

2204 W College St, Springfield, MO 65806-1502
+1 417-501-9633
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
15 Mar 2018
“Hidden Gem in the Queen City”
10 Apr 2017
“The Locals Eat Here”
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American, Diner
2204 W College St, Springfield, MO 65806-1502
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Not even sure how to describe this place. Great lunch spot, food is as good as any where in springfield, for the money. The owner is a foodie and it shows.

Thank KenK2577
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When looking for a place for breakfast, we referred to TripAdvisor for suggestions. Tubby's came up and the recent reviews are pretty accurate. You won't be sure if you want to go in or not. Go in. The waitress greeted us and told us to...More

Thank Tbirdmom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Our first time at this diner. So, our waitress Taylor gave us the run down. She steered us in the right direction for sure. Portions are truck driver sized. Had to take half home. The homemade jalapeño catsup was great too. Taylor even took us...More

Thank carolk325
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Ok, when you pull up to this place you will want to think twice! BUT DONT! Walk right in and enjoy it! It was amazing! Prices were amazingly reasonable! The food was beyond fantastic! We will be back many times to come in the future!...More

1  Thank Chris I
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Went around 8am. It was a seat yourself. We were greeted immediately. Food was great. We didn't have to wait to long. I would recommend and will be returning. I look forward to trying their lunch menu.

Thank Marc Erica S
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Tubby's Diner has the most delicious almond crusted raspberry drizzle French toast ever!! If you want ambience and are a food snob, you probably should look elsewhere . This is an old diner with good service, delicious food and a friendly staff. Try it for...More

Thank Sandra0908
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

If traveling on Route 66 in Springfield Mo you should take the time to stop and eat at Tubby's. They serve very good food at good prices. I recommend the pork tenderloin sandwich with home cut fries and some of their homeade jalapeño ketchup. It...More

1  Thank angoct14
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on Tubby's after a fun weekend (Float Trip) in Eminence. The food was GREAT!! Tastiest steak and eggs I've had in ages and Darcy our waitress was fantastic. Service was excellent and the diner had a cool atmosphere, filling up over lunch. Very...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Tubby's is not fancy, but the service is friendly and the food is good. My husband loves their breakfast burrito, and I like their French Toast egg-in-the-hole. Also, although the waitress sometimes seems overworked during peak hours, we have never had to wait for a...More

Thank AshleyShell
Reviewed 27 May 2016

A little greasy, worn down, but we can check off the list, We ate at a hole in the wall dinner on route 66. No complaints, but nothing spectacular.

Thank nick9874
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2204 W College St, Springfield, MO 65806-1502 (Formerly Route 66 Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-501-9633
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