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Pappy's Grill And Pub

2501 Messanie St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-3214
+1 816-390-9550
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“tenderloin” (10 reviews)
“burgers” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2501 Messanie St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-3214
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The name says it all: bar and grill. Good food, generous portions, comfortable atmosphere, and friendly staff.

Thank lynne0ne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had always wanted to go here for a tenderloin in the tenderloin capital of the world. Seating was quick, service fast and friendly. Noise level was too high. Difficult to have a conversation. Table seating right next to the bar. Tenderloin unremarkable.

Thank marcie67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, the space is crowded. Lots to pick from. Very much bar food, burgers, fried food, etc.

Thank Ekekla08
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Ok friends, if you are in search of the Reuben sandwich that is the Holy Grail, you’ve just found it right here. I tend to know what I’m talking about considering I’m probably one of the top reviewers on this site. There are three things...More

Thank AustinActor
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Great atmosphere and service. Have not been here in a while. Liked the additions to their menu, especially the favorites.

Thank wrtillmon
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I don't live in St Joe but visit often and finding a place for lunch that is not the same old stuff is challenging. Drove by Pappy's after a google search and almost kept going-but didn't and now I will definitely be back! We tried...More

Thank wish2travelm0re
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

First time visitor here and it was terrific. Robust menu with lots of variety. Friendly staff, great service. We had two different burgers (perfectly cooked and served on a fresh, warm grilled bun) and a specialty deli sandwich. Homemade potato chips were a nice change...More

Thank Lesley M
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Good enough to make me wish we lived closer than 800 miles away. Had heard St Joseph is famous for pork tenderloin. When we travel we seek out local places rather than chains. You can enter from an unassuming side door and come in between...More

Thank msburddawg
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite place in town to eat as a couple. There are things for everyone on the menu! If you have not tried this place I would highly recommend it!

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to grab food and a drink. Great for families. Very friendly!! Highly recommend you check out this local business.

Thank charliecary
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 Messanie St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-3214
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-390-9550
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