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1935 S Campbell Ave, Bass Pro Shop, Springfield, MO 65803
+1 417-891-5100
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07:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 19:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The coconut shrimp is very good, but that is all we can say. The fries were too salty and the fried fish was just okay. Overall the food is overpriced.

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Thank RonaldusandAnna
Honolulu, Hawaii
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494 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Hemingways. It is a fairly upscale restaurant located upstairs in the Bass Pro Shop. They have an huge tropical fish aquarium behind the bar. On the first visit we ate from the buffet. On this visit, we ordered from the menu. The buffet was the usual buffet fare and way too much food. Ordering... More 

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11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service has always been top notch. The dinner buffet prices are very high and our family of 6 could not afford to eat here. Lunch however, is very reasonable and most days you get a great variety of foods and the quality is as good as dinner. We have been once when they did not have fried catfish but... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Awesome service and delicious choices for buffet. Highly recommend going for the $15 buffet. Enough choices and very good flavors.

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Thank Ellesh
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

we appreciate your business thanks!! More 

beaufort, mo
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Very good brunch menu and buffet. Being located inside the bass pro shop is convenient and the ambiance is wonderful. The regular menu items are a bit pricey so I suggest the buffet which is also a bit pricey but does have a good selection of food.

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Thank connie e
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

Thanks we just put out a new menu as well with a ton of great features More 

Hannibal, Missouri, United States
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

A great place to eat! The service was fantastic along with the food! We did have to wait for about 45 minutes but they gave us a pager and we was able to shop in Bass Pro while waiting. Highly recommended!

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Thank Bonnie R
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping in we appreciate it! More 

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70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We took doe friends there last weekend and it was wonderful. We have been there before but has been a while. It was every bit as good as remembered and even more beautiful. Service is excellent and food absolutely delicious. Huge salad table with everything you would want, an omelet bar with all kinds of good ingredients to choose from,... More 

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Thank Dianne M
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

Sounds like you were in for our fabulous Sunday brunch! So glad you had a great experience we hope to see you again soon. More 

Aurora, Missouri
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86 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Hadn't been here for years, decided to try it again while out with some friends. Food is fine, but overpriced. Service was okay. Restaurant is located inside Bass Pro, which is always a fun place to visit. After dining, I remembered why I hadn't been here for quite some time. Honestly the food just isn't worth the price in my... More 

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Thank tdrm
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

Glad to hear you enjoyed the food. Sorry for the slightly increased pricing but we hope you understand the amount of overhead there is running such a fantastic facility including our 30,000 gallon fish tank. It makes such a wonderful atmosphere here inside our must see Springfield destination superstore! More 

Wentzville, Missouri
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45 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Inside Springfield's Bass Pro Shop (a destination in itself). They have an excellent buffet with various fish dishes, meats, vegetables. A full soup and salad bar and dessert bar. The food is excellent and the price is modest. Plus if you only want the dessert or salad you can get just those. Also, I think they have a regular menu... More 

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Thank John H
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review. I am glad to hear we have always taken great care of you! More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I visited Springfield recently on a business trip, and a local person told me about the restaurant. I had the buffet. It was good, but not outstanding. However, I did think it was a good value since the salad bar and desert were included. Lots to look at...huge aquarium, overlooks scene in Bass Pro Shop. It's certainly an entertaining place... More 

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Thank Kristi S
Lori Z, Manager at Hemingways, responded to this review

thanks so much More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1935 S Campbell Ave, Bass Pro Shop, Springfield, MO 65803
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-891-5100

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?