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Meridy's Restaurant & Lounge

1220 S Fossil St, Russell, KS 67665-3607
+1 785-483-4300
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fried chicken” (21 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
1220 S Fossil St, Russell, KS 67665-3607
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stopped in for lunch. The number of cars parked in their lot was a good tip as to the quality of the food. They have an all-you-can-eat buffet for less than $10 with plenty of selections a=of some freshly made items like fried chicken and...More

Thank adnilnosnhoj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a little afraid go eat here, judging by the appearance. However, our hotel staff vouched for Meridy's, saying it's the best place in Russell to eat. The sign on the outside of the restaurant boasts of having the best ribeye in the midwest...More

Thank shellakers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Could not do this place justice. Hearty buffet featuring cabbage rolls, fried chicken, and chicken fried steak. Good salad bar. We ordered fried chicken and ate it with soup and salad. This is the place for a hungry man.

Thank Isern1952
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buffet is great. Varied salads. Shrimp. Scallops. Mash potatoes lots of southern gravy. Onion rings. Just enough batter. Home and made. Had lasagna. Couldn’t eat any too full. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is great for American food. They made fresh steaks which are hand cut the smallest is 16 oz. They have a very nice buffet and ate there twice because it was that good

Thank Barbara A
Reviewed 16 May 2018

We have been eating at Meridy's for a long time during visits to see family. It is the go to place for special celebrations as well as every day meals. We were here at Mother's Day and had reservations so there was no waiting. Most...More

Thank Marc13510
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Reasonable price small local restaurant with good food. The salad bar had a great selection of food which you could make a meal from. Four choices of meats to chose from.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Pork chops were good, chicken fried chicken was overcooked. Price was ok. Lots of locals discussing politics loudly while we were there put a damper on our meal.

Thank Lee Ann R
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We enjoyed a family lunch buffet on Easter Sunday. Delicious salads, potatoes and gravy, and a selection of meat was served. Our group could choose from different vegetables and a roll was also included in our lunch. Easter cake was delivered to our table for...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Stopped here for lunch. Ordered food. Would have liked buffet but was being taken down. Ordered off the menu. I had a French dip with fries. Came out dry with old fries. Hubby had catfish. Fake mashed potatoes. Catfish had been frozen and fell apart....More

Thank Tina N
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31 October 2017|
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Response from OK_Catherine | Reviewed this property |
There is a main dining room that will seat around 40. There is another dining room that I have mot been in, but my guess is that it will seat more than 40. There is also another room on the other end of the building, which... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1220 S Fossil St, Russell, KS 67665-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Russell
  • Phone Number: +1 785-483-4300
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