Bendavis is an unincorporated community in western Texas County, Missouri, United States. It is about thirteen miles west of Houston on Route 38. The community was founded in 1910 and is named after the Ben Davis variety of apple.
Bendavis has a feed store but does not sell gasoline anymore. This quaint little village was the hometown of some semi-famous residents. Keith Baty, Cody Smith, and Doti Smith-Lambeth. Josh Melton also claims to be from Bendavis.