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Cafe Verona

206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050-3710
+1 816-833-0044
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (23 reviews)
“salad” (40 reviews)
“lasagna” (14 reviews)
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050-3710
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have had lunches and dinners here. The atmosphere is perfect for groups, couples and friends. Always able to have good conversations without a lot of noisy people around you. The food is delicious and the service is very good. Unfortunately it can be a little...More

Thank BearLovers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed lunch here. Zoey gave us excellent service. The Sicilian Artichoke Dip was fabulous as was the Shrimp Carbonara. My wife loved the Salmon Semplice and all of the breads were delicious. We'll definitely return.

Thank Derrill L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm really disappointed with Cafe Verona in Independence. Yesterday, we made a reservation for 12. As a vegan, I figured I could probably get pasta with a simple olive oil garlic sauce and sautéed vegetables. I called them to see if the chef could make...More

Thank Annie44876
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful atmosphere. Limited menu. Outdoor dining. Good service. Each time that I have tried something new, I have not been disappointed.

Thank vickiekimmel57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really liked the small atmosphere of Cafe Verona and the location was great because it was at Independence historic square by Truman historical site Visitor's Center. I ordered a chicken marsala, which was a medium portion lunch and that hit the spot because the...More

Thank cameroncuster
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Really liked this place and would like to go back. The ambiance was great, liked the food and nice wine list

Thank ReachtheBeachKC
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a very pleasant meal here after visiting the Truman Library. The atmosphere was calm and peaceful, not noisy at all. A few diners we eating outside. We enjoyed wrapped shrimp with polenta as an appetizer and it was plenty for two and very...More

Thank Katjfer
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We decided to eat at Cafe Verona because it was close by after visiting the Truman Library. We were greeted by a smile and seated near the window. The choices were plentiful and it was tough to decide. We chose the salmon portofino and pasta/chicken...More

Thank PhilOp48
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A couple of years ago Cafe Verona was one of our top go-to places, but for some reason we let it slip farther and farther down our list. Yes, there are other very good Italian restaurants around town. Salvatore's for veal, Summit Grill for calamari,...More

Thank donh429
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

It was a beautiful day in Independence so decided to lunch on Cafe Verona’s patio. We shared a large Cesar salad with chicken and their appetizer plate of two hummuses. With two glasses of wine, we were set. I can’t speak for their full menu,...More

Thank rickspear
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Questions & Answers
Tom M
2 April 2017|
Response from A Girl From G | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is an upstairs level that should fit your needs. I highly recommend calling the restaurant to confirm.
11 August 2015|
Response from A Girl From G | Reviewed this property |
There are good gluten free options, but not an entire menu is devoted to gluten free dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 W Lexington Ave, Independence, MO 64050-3710
    (Osage St)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-833-0044
  • E-mail
Nestled in historic Independence Square, Café Verona will whisk you from the Midwest to the romance of Italy.
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