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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%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (13 reviews)
“soup” (11 reviews)
“steak strips” (5 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
407 S van Buren St, Abilene, KS 67410-3713
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Hand battered onion rings were an extra large serving and some of the best I've ever eaten. Served with a honey mustard for dipping, these were a tasty ring for sure.

Thank Arlene785
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We would never have gone here if the desk clerk at our hotel hadn't recommended it. Abilene is a small town without very many restaurants, and this is really "off the beaten path". Turns out it was a good side-trip, though. Our food was very...More

Thank Harvey39_47
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This outside the city Farmhouse restaurant is the real deal. A lady working at the Eisenhower Library and Museum Gift Shop recommended it and she really knew what she was talking about. The fried chicken was absolutely fabulous. And the cherry pie for dessert was...More

1  Thank CWillison
tkuntz2530, Owner at Mr K's Farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. Ya'll come back soon. Mr. K

Reviewed 29 September 2017

A retail merchant suggested Mr. K's Farmhouse when he heard we were headed to Abilene for lunch. It's obvious the Farmhouse has had a stellar reputation in the past. My first impression was not positive. A pleasing ambiance is lacking, the exterior, interior and grounds...More

Thank GinNBerry
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Located just SW of city limits, you need directions if not a local. Good, basic menu served by friendly staff. Moderately priced. Aptly named, old farmhouse.

Thank robertghorn
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience to eat here. It is a wonderful old farmhouse rich with history. The food was great, service very friendly and a bit of history on the walls. A tribute to one of Kansas favorite- Dwight Eisenhower. My children loved it as...More

1  Thank Seirshalove727
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Nice selection of food in an old farmhouse. Very friendly workers, good food. Nice to get away from the chains and support local businesses.

Thank moosec1
Reviewed 21 August 2017

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 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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
  • E-mail
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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