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The Main Event

1215 E US Highway 60, Mountain View, MO 65548-8072
+1 417-934-5406
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Overview
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good28%
  • Average35%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1215 E US Highway 60, Mountain View, MO 65548-8072
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner visit to The Main Event was very pleasant. The menu offered a nice selection, the food was good and service was very good. Since the early May flooding, very few restaurants in the area are open but this would be a good choice...More

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This is a nice place to stop if you are traveling. They have a bar you can smoke in on one side and a smoke-free section on the other. They have a small menu, but the food is good. The catfish is very good and...More

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Driving through Mountain View at lunch time. We passed several fast food places, but wanted something different. Husband had fried catfish. Big pieces cooked to perfection, big pile of crispy fries with Texas toast. I had a patty melt on rye. The bread was a...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 27 August 2016

There are very few restaurants in the area so we decide to try the Main Event. I ordered their special which was pork tenderloin and my wife ordered the chicken fried chicken. I ordered steak fries and brown gravy on my pork. When my ordered...More

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 23 August 2016

They are a fun place to have dinner and a drink. The food is very good for our area and the service is good.

Thank jlewis829
Reviewed 25 January 2016

My wife and I live in the next town over from Mountain View (Willow Springs), so we have been here once, maybe twice before. So after reading about this restaurant on Onlyinyourstate.com, actually scoring a #1 spot on a list of "The Best Small Town...More

1  Thank Andy G
Reviewed 25 October 2015

On the whole, a very good place to eat before going to the dance. The fish was spicy hot, which was not mentioned on the menu, So it was an unpleasant surprise. Chicken cordon bleu sandwich was sooo melt in your mouth good....can hardly wait...More

Thank Merinda R
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Three hundred and seventy miles of road passed under my wheels and all I wanted was some good grub and a comfortable bed. Well actually I got both. The Main Event is next to the Honeysuckle Inn and locals come for its good grub and/or...More

Thank Lawrence G
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Very good place to eat. The waitress was sweet and honest on what she preferred. Very clean. The food isn't fancy but it's well cooked.

Thank MacKAtrackiN21
Reviewed 19 February 2015

The food is just average. Nothing remarkable. Most of the wait staff is very good, but the lady that came from another restaurant that closed in Mountain view is excellent. She is the reason I keep going back.

Thank MorganFilly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1215 E US Highway 60, Mountain View, MO 65548-8072
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 417-934-5406
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