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Flaming Lantern

1104 W Fort Scott St, Butler, MO 64730-1209
+1 660-679-6492
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse
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1104 W Fort Scott St, Butler, MO 64730-1209
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We was looking to eat nothing big. What a great meal. I had a club sandwich it was fantastic the turkey and ham was thicker sliced bacon was cooked prefect! Husband got potatoe skins 8 of them for 3.00. We eat for less than 15.00...More

Thank Alexia L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Very friendly staff. Food was good. We had a variety at our table, grilled pork chops,burger, and porkloin sandwich.

Thank Dana G
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at the Flaming Lantern for decades. It's consistently great. Always have good service.

Thank redmech
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I read the reviews on this place and saw the parking lot was full, so I figured it had to be good. We started out getting forgot about. After waiting for a bit, my wife got up and asked for a waitress. She apologized for...More

Thank Tyson S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My husband and I had supper here on our way down to Joplin. Not sure what the previous reviewer was talking about with the smoke...didn't smell like cigarette smoke and no one was smoking while we were there. We ate in the dining room...maybe there's...More

Thank SillyG2003
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for the first time on 4/23/17, and ordered several different entrées. The port chops were exeptional ! Our waitress Jozie, was great as well. We will be back, good Lord willing.

Thank Crooner82
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We wouldn't have stopped here for lunch if I had read the review that mentioned the restaurant allowed smoking. The food was pretty good, we had burgers, fries and homemade chips (thick fried potato slices). The downfall was that the smoke smell was strong throughout...More

Thank BTAL
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Walkable distance from days inn and super 8 hotel with a great surprise for a resturant. Two of us ordered steak and they were great. Salad bar was simple and nice. Liked it enough, went back for breakfast the following morning. Great French toast too!

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Had dinner there pulled ham bbq potato and salad bar for 12.49.salad bar very nice ham and bbq was great. Plenty of seating. Very friendly service. The bar was very smoky,but plenty of tvs to watch sports.

Thank spfldeater
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I have been here several times through the years. Different types of entrees / times of day. This time was lunch. Also to kill a little time before our next journey. Everything was fine. I'll be back

Thank William W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 2:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 W Fort Scott St, Butler, MO 64730-1209
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Butler
  • Phone Number: +1 660-679-6492
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