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Heartland Cafe

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5701 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66619-1409
+1 785-862-8328
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06:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 06:30 - 14:00
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Topeka, Kansas
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244 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

This is a small town diner which I anticipated would serve great food. I overlooked the dirty carpet on the floor, the ripped and lumpy booth benches, and the broken ceiling fan lights because I was walking into a diner which certainly would have great food, Right? Wrong!! Maybe best NOT to overlook these things. After looking over the menu,... More 

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Thank KSMeadowlark
Topeka, Kansas
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98 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

My wife & I have been here many times. It is an old style local cafe with issues, but the reasonably priced & just plain old good food together with attentive, friendly service keep us coming back for more. The problems are serious enough that it should probably be rated only a 3, but the food & service are so... More 

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Thank HonestObservation
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Ok food, it was at least hot. The waitress was very nice person, but not a very good waitress. The atmosphere was very smokey, like so bad that my eyes were burning after being in there for 10 minutes. I had pancakes, which were burnt, bacon, which was over cooked, and

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Thank Savannah H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2015

Just went to the one on Topeka blvd. and when they brought out food it had MOLD on it!! Didn't eat or drink the drinks and we still had to pay for drinks.. Bad place ppl

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Thank angelheart4210
Topeka, Kansas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

Very good breakfast. Lots to choose from. Very friendly atmosphere. Decor needs some updating but the food is great!

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Thank RetiredG
Fort Worth, TX
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106 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

When going into a place we've never visited, the parking lot is the first place we look. It had one empty space. My kind of place. It must me popular with the locals as people were going in and out during our entire visit. It's next to a grain elevator and near the race track. The breakfast was quite good... More 

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Thank John&Mickey
Topeka, Kansas
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

Nice people working there but the place is straight up dirty. The menu I had was missing pieces and I felt the need to wash my hands after looking through the thing. Hash browns were obviously frozen and the hot sauce on the table had a nice thick gasket of coagulated goo around it as you unscrewed it. I don't... More 

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Thank N3T
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

I have to admit when my husband pulled up to the restaurant on the way to Osage City I was scared. It is not the cleanest or the fanciest place. The breakfast was fresh and hot. The waitress was nice and accommodating. We went back again later and had the burger and fries. Good old plain burger.

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1 Thank KansasviaGeorgia
Topeka, Kansas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2013

The food is fair, but the place is not very clean and some of those working here are not either. A lot depends on who is working, but that cannot be determined in advance.

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2 Thank Colby M
Topeka, Kansas, United States
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2013 via mobile

This is the epitome of a little hometown cafe. You don't go here for how the cafe looks but for how great the food tastes. I have never had anything bad here. We normally go here for breakfast but their burgers are great too! Great food for cheap prices, can't beat that!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
06:30 - 14:00
Monday
06:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 20:00
Thursday
06:00 - 20:00
Friday
06:00 - 20:00
Saturday
06:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5701 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66619-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-862-8328

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?