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Mr K's Farmhouse

407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
+1 785-263-7995
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak strips” (5 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good thing we had GPS to help us find this truly farm restaurant! Drinks are extra, but our entrees included soup, salad and rolls. I ordered a grilled chicken breast with baked potato for $10.99. My husband ordered the bacon-wrapped petite filet with grilled potato...More

Thank Vickie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an evening meal after a long day of traveling. It was recommended by our hotel staff and it did not disappoint. Our group all had different items on the menu from hamburgers to mexican and we did not go away hungry. All were...More

Thank q_alba
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wife and I ate there Sunday when they offer a one price menu. First visit for me, second for her. I asked her what she thought of the food - "Ho hum" was her response. I agree it was very mediocre, quality ingredients poorly prepared...More

Thank HungryGuy953
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We sat on what would have been the front porch with a lovely view of the countryside. Each meal comes with soup, salad, rolls and a side. Everything was delicious. It is a very homey and cozy place, reminiscent of the places we would go...More

Thank Shirley L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a morning at the Eisenhower presidential library we were hungry and decided after speaking with a museum docent to try Mr. K's Farmhouse. The name is apt because this was a farmhouse originally and sits surrounded by fields under cultivation. The house is homey...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The food was incredible, and my whole family spent the time until our meal arrived exploring the farmhouse. The place has a great history! Every time we pass through Abilene, we stop here!

Thank 129violet
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words, so glad your visit was great. Come again soon. Mr. K

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Close to the hotel. Good food. Friendly staff. Historic old farm. Lots of artifacts to see. I will go there again.

Thank David P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We had dinner here after visiting the Eisenhower home and museum. It well above our expecations. The location is unique ineeds an old farm house with a rich history. I had steak strips that were battered and deep fried. THEY CAME WITH A SOUP, SALAD...More

Thank Jimmy30263
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. I am so glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Please come again real soon. Mr. K

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Great food at a reasonable price. The owner is the cook and does an excellent job of preparation of the dishes offered on the menu. A great location on the outskirts of Abilene in an old house that was converted into the restaurant. Soup, bottomless...More

Thank Thomas S
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Thanks so much for your kind words. We hope you come back!!! Have a great summer

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Recommended by the Holiday Inn Express. Many thanks. Chicken took 20 minutes to prepare (as stated on the menu) but it was worth the wait. Very crisp and tender and not heavily breaded. Historical restaurant where Ike actually ate. Great draft beer as well.

Thank Donna B
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

thanks so much for being a great customer and the kind words. Mr. K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
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17:00 - 21:00
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Abilene
  • Phone Number: +1 785-263-7995
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We are a Historic Farmhouse that was built in 1888. Has served as a restaurant from the 1930's to the 1970's and again from the 1990's to currently. Various celebrities from President Dwight D and Mamie Eisenhower, Actor Jimmy Stewart, Big band eras musicians and Press Secretary Marlin Fitzwater.
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