The Restaurant In The Middle Of Nowhere That’s So Worth The Drive From St. Louis

The Main Street Cafe, located in Old Monroe off Highway 79 in Lincoln County, Missouri, is worth the drive from St. Louis for some of the best fried fish and homestyle cooking in the region. Top-rated by the local people of Old Monroe, it is also a favorite for many people from St. Louis who make the drive, just to have an incredible dinner. Look below for a few of their specialties.

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A drive along Highway 79, in the fall, is one of the most scenic drives you can take in the Greater St. Louis area. It is also a great way to find yourself near the Main Street Cafe for lunch or dinner. The Main Street Cafe is located at 145 Main Street, Old Monroe, Missouri 63369. Have you visited the Main Street Cafe? Share your experiences with us in the comments below.

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