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Corner Cafe

4541 NW Gateway Ave, Riverside, MO 64150-9722
+1 816-741-2570
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“breakfast” (46 reviews)
“cinnamon rolls” (29 reviews)
“pie” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4541 NW Gateway Ave, Riverside, MO 64150-9722
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered an omelet with bacon, hash browns and toast. Toast and bacon were served 15 minutes after the omelet. Hash browns were burnt, omelet was too salty and bacon was all fat and unedible. Manager was too busy to talk to me and he told...More

Thank jkgraves
Sally B, Front Office Manager at Corner Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so sorry that this happened during your visit and we appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience. We would certainly like to investigate further to understand what happened. If you would be willing to send your contact information...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

waited 40 minutes for food mine came out wrong - still waited another 10 minutes for my dads potato - everything was cold - I sent mine back and said cancel my order - went to speak to manger - i explained that they had...More

Thank monkeypolitics
Sally B, Front Office Manager at Corner Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate you taking the time to let us know about your experience. Our general manager has reached out via email to the address you previously provided to us. We would be happy to work with you to resolve your concerns.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was recommended by hotel we stayed at. Busy but lots of seating. A wide variety of American food reasonably priced. The staff was friendly and efficient. The food was good and desserts looked good as well. I would go back here again and recommend...More

Thank SonnyHarley2
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Who knew? Great home-style restaurant! Very clean, awesome food and excellent service! Our server, Claudia, was absolutely the best..., friendly, helpful, attentive. The place was packed, yet everyone was served in a timely fashion, even being checked on frequently. Hot food was hot, cold food...More

Thank Cindi K
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Lots of homemade breads. The cinnamon roll is amazing. Pies are delicious. Even the dinner rolls are amazing. Try the tenderloin and onion rings-both very tasty

Thank buddy s
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

I recently changed jobs and now work in the area. Tried this place for lunch the first time about a month ago. I ordered a chicken sandwich. No sides. And it was $10. I thought that was a bit expensive but when I got the...More

Sally B, Front Office Manager at Corner Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

We strive to serve high quality 'comfort food' prepared simply. We choose to use higher quality ingredients and larger portions than most of our competition which means that our costs are often times greater than theirs. We appreciate the feedback as we are constantly reviewing...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018

We live close by the Riverside Corner Cafe and eat there often. Its normally very good. Today was our daughter-in-laws birthday so we ordered breakfast to go so everyone could relax and eat at home. It was a large order, over $70. Omelets, eggs, pancakes,...More

1  Thank angeldoc10
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We were seated promptly with young children for breakfast. Vast menu allows for wide selection of food Very friendly and outstanding service.

Thank clouton422
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This was the original corner café and when it was built, it was a big hit in riverside Missouri. Still is busy and serves good food hot and usually very fast. I try and stop in when every I am in the area. Met with...More

Thank terrytman26
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Everything was good. Chicken and noodles, meatloaf, pot roast, turkey and dressing, it was all wonderful. The very best was the rolls, oh my, the rolls. Also, the onion rings were superb. And, the banana split pie was out of this world delicious. Best place...More

Thank GlennaBAustin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4541 NW Gateway Ave, Riverside, MO 64150-9722
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 816-741-2570
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There has always been a small restaurant at the “Corner” in Riverside, Missouri. Enter Ed & Kathi Rule. They had never been in the restaurant business before, but they always felt they knew what good food was all about. It began on May 15, 1983, when they opened a little 40-seat cafe that served breakfast and lunch. The CORNER CAFE was born. Expansions and new buildings have been built, but we continue the traditions that started back in 1983. We strive to provide the best products, the best service, and the best value in an atmosphere that makes you feel like you’re part of the family.
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