Welcome to the Flaming Lantern Hometown Grill  We have been family owned and operated since 1987

Whether you plan to catch the game at the sports bar or enjoy a delicious meal with your family in our separate dining area,the Flaming Lantern staff is dedicated to making your experience enjoyable.

About Us

For a down home atmosphere and menu, visit the Flaming Lantern Hometown Grill. Right off Hwy 49 makes a perfect full meal or dessert stop between Joplin and Kansas City. Offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner in the restaurant or the separate Sports Bar, where you can watch your favorite team in action. Start off with our fresh salad bar and then enjoy in house smoked meats, fresh cut steaks, homemade rolls and pies, and a menu filled with more comfort foods you’re sure to enjoy.


Sports Bar

Fresh food, cold beer and sports come together at your favorite bar and grill. Enjoy NHL, NFL and college football with a side of wings, or sip a cold brew with friends. With something for everyone, we’re the place to enjoy a great game in good company.

Daily Specials

Monday: 2 for $25! 1 appetizer and 2 entrees for $25
Taco Tuesday: $1 tacos!
Wing Wednesday: 75¢ wings
Thursday: $7.99 Burger Baskets
Friday: $1.00 Off Specials!
Saturday: Ribeye & Sirloin Steak Specials!

All specials start 5pm to close!



Served 7:00am-10:45am Tuesday thru Sunday.


Lunch Specials daily, Appetizers, Sandwich’s, Specialty Sandwich’s, Open faced Sandwich’s, Soup/Salads


BBQ Smoked In House, Classics, Flaming Lantern Favorites, Burgers, Sides





Vegetable: Green Beans, Corn, Carrots
Potatoes: Scalloped, Baked, Mashed
Cobbler: Blackberry, Peach, Apple
Homemade Pie: Chocolate, Coconut
Homemade Rolls
Drinks: Tea, Coffee, Lemonade

Happy Customers

One of the best restaurants I’ve ever been too. The service was amazing!!! The food is so so good. All around great experience!


Good food, good service, and clean! Brisket dinner is really good!I would highly recommend stopping in if you get a chance!


Find Us


660 679 6492


Flaming Lantern
1104 West Fort Scott St.
Butler, MO


Mon: 11am-8pm
Tue-Sat:  7am–8pm
Sun: 7am–2pm


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