This little soda shop sits in the northeast of the main square of Independence and is like a little step back in time. I had seen this place listed in an article about Independence so I popped in. I didn't have a lot of time...More
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If you want an old-fashioned ice cream soda, this is the place to get it. The personnel have been trained in the arts of old time soda fountain treats.
We had to check out the place where Harry Truman worked as a kid. Of course we also had to have some ice cream too! This place closes way too early. It would be great if they were open later for the people walking around...More
We had Harry's favorite sundae. It was chocolate ice cream layered with butterscotch syrup topping. You could also have yourself a real soda and pick your flavoring. Because it doesn't open until 11AM, go across the street to the old courthouse and ask for a...More
Takes you back in time. Fun place to go. Right across the street from the historic Independence Court house.
You need to see Clinton's we're Harry Truman had his first job. A nostalgic soda shop where you can go back in time and have some ice cream or a soda. Set on one of the stools and think that Truman is serving you. It's...More
We stopped there while strolling historic Independence. Its a cool old building a former Pharmacy that Truman worked at. that is now a Ice cream shop . We wish a little more of the old displays were saved, but it was still interesting. The Ice...More
Have an old fashon ice cream soda or a sundy This reminds me back when I was a kid. Big serving good price. Worth a stop if you are in Independence. Up the street from Rheiland German food.
We visited here due to its historical significance. It was clean and the furniture looks like what you might have seen back in the 50s. I felt it was a little pricey for the portions, but then again, I don't really need to have an...More