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Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: May 2018
Openings

American Fusion Cafe, 1621 Swift Ave., North Kansas City, Missouri, 816.841.4700, americanfusion.kitchen

Cacao Restaurante, 1046 West 103rd St., Overland Park, Kansas https://www.cacaokc.com/

East Forty Brewing, 1201 W. Main St., Blue Springs, Missouri, eastfortybrewing.com

Freestyle Poke, 509 Delaware St., River Market, Kansas City, Missouri, 718.730. 0828, freestylepoke.com

Golden Ox, 1600 Genessee St., Stockyards District, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.842.2866, goldenoxkc.com

The Pantry KC, 7769 Quivira Road, Lenexa, Kansas, thepantrykc.com - Bakery & Cafe

Closings

Port Fonda Lawrence, 900 New Hampshire St., Lawrence, Kansas (closing July 1)

Urban Café, 4101 Troost Ave., Kansas City, Missouri (relocating to 5500 Troost Avenue)
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: May 2018
Openings
Banksia Bakehouse, 105 W. Ninth St., Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.474.9935, banksiabakehouse.com An Autrallian Bakehouse & Cafe

Fannie's African & Tropical Cuisine, 4105 Troost Ave., Kansas City, Missouri

KOBI-Q, 1531 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.982.9627,

Martin City Brewing Co. Pizza & Taproom at Mission Farms, 4000 Indian Creek Pkwy., Overland Park, Kansas, martincitybrewingcompany.com

Reggae Kitchen, 5535 Troost Ave., Kansas City, Missouri, facebook.com/Reggae-Kitchen-181290889321760 Authentic Jamaican cuisine

McLain’s Market Lawrence, 1420 Crescent Road, Lawrence, Kansas, mclainsmarketkc.com

Novel, 1927 McGee Street, Kansas City, Missouri, novelkc.com

The Restaurant at 1900, 1900 Shawnee Mission Pkwy, Mission Woods, Kansas, therestaurantat1900.com

Sailor Jack’s Snack Shack, 424 Westport Rd., Kansas City, Missouri, facebook.com/SailorJacksKC Seafood Restaurant
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: March 2018
Openings
Blue Moose – Red Bridge, 11134 Holmes Road, Red Bridge, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.759.8510,

Broadway Bistro, 1000 Broadway Blvd. Kansas City, Missouri, 816.569.6804, broadwaybistrokc.com Breakfast & Brunch Restaurant · Live Music Venue

Caffetteria, 25 On The Mall in The Shops of Prairie Village, Prairie Village, Kansas, 816.756.2300, caffetteriamoderncafe.com

County Road Ice House, 100 E. 14th St., Power & Light District, Kansas City, Missouri, countyroadicehouse.com Smoked meats and ice beer.

The Myers Hotel Bar, 220 S. Main St., Tonganoxie, Kansas, themyershotel.com

Strange Days Brewing Co., 316 Oak St., Kansas City, Missouri, strangedaysbrewing.com

Tribe Street Kitchen, 316 Delaware St., River Market, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.214.6058, tribekc.com

Closings

The Foundry, 424 Westport Rd, Kansas City, Missouri
Panzon’s Mexican Restaurant, 8710 Lackman Road, Leawood, Kansas
Pizzabella, 1815 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, Missouri
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: January 2018
The Ainsworth, 11563 Ash St., Leawood, Kansas, 913.320.2530, theainsworth.com - The Ainsworth venues are multipurpose spaces comprised of full-scale restaurants, bars, lounges and event areas.

The Brass Onion Plates + Pours, 5501 W.135th St., Overland Park, Kansas, 913.851.5940, thebrassonion.com A modern American menu with a Lowcountry flare along with traditional family favorites.

Black Dirt, 5070 Main St., South Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.214.5947, blackdirtkc.com The qualities you love in Justus Drugstore in Smithville are heading to our anticipated new location in South Plaza, Kansas City.

Brookside Poultry Co., 408 E. 63rd St., Brookside, Kansas City, Missouri, bkspoultryco.com Southern-inspired restaurant led by award-winning chef Charles d'Ablaing

Dott Boss Cocktails & Coffee House, 101 W 11th Street, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.283.8000, https://dottbosskc.com Dott Boss in Hotel Indigo is located in the Fairfax building at 11th & Baltimore.

Doughnut Lounge, 7926 Santa Fe Drive, Overland Park, Kansas, doughnutlounge.com

Maru Sushi & Grill, 5621 W. 135th St., Suite 2620, Overland Park, Kansas, 913.258.5879, marusushikansas.com Using only the freshest of ingredients, Maru offers an array of Japanese cuisine, sushi and signature cocktails carefully crafted by our expert team.

Parker at The Fontaine, 901 W. 48th Place, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.437.8420, thefontainehotel.com Serving a progressive take on new American classics with local soul
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: December 2017

Openings

BKS Artisan Ales, 633 East 63rd St., Suite 120, Brookside, Kansas City, Missouri, facebook.com/bksartisanales

Hogshead Kansas City, 4743 Pennsylvania Ave., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.321.2929, hogsheadkc.com

 Shaka Noodle Shack, 414 Armour Road, North Kansas City, Missouri, 816.490.6499, facebook.com/noodleshack

The Sundry at Westport Commons, 300 E. 39th St., Kansas City, Missouri, thesundry.com

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: October 2017

Openings

Charleston’s, 8817 State Line Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.731.1424, charlestons.com casual, upbeat restaurant with a modestly priced menu featuring traditional American classics prepared from scratch daily.

Chewology, 8750 Penrose Lane, Lenexa, Kansas, chewologykc.com Asian eatery inside Lenexa Public Market

O’Dowd’s Gastrobar, 4742 Pennsylvania Ave., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.561.2700, odowdskc.com

Pullman BBQ, 100 South Main St., Parkville, Missouri, 816.531.2288, pullmanbbq.com

Smitty’s Garage, 8811 State Line Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.731.1455, eatatthegarage.com The Garage was created when three men sat down one day and wanted to offer the best tasting hamburgers and fresh cut fries.

Closings

Café al Dente, 412 Delaware St., Kansas City, Missouri

Winslow’s, 20 East 5th St., Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: September 2017

Openings


Culinaria, 512 East 9th Street Ste 5A, Lawrence, Kansas, 785.766.8591, culinariafoodandwine.com Mediterranean Kitchen

Lawrence Beer Co., 826 Pennsylvania Street, Lawrence, Kansas, lawrencebeerco.com

Lenexa Public Market, 8750 Penrose Ln., Lenexa, Kansas, lenexapublicmarket.com

Record Bar, 1520 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.753.5207, therecordbar.com

Red Door Woodfired Grill, 8001 West 159th Street, Overland Park, Kansas

Sierra Grill, 11099 Lackman Road, Lenexa, Kansas, 913.599.3555, Bar & Grill

Songbird Café, 1529 Grand Blvd., Crossroads Arts District, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.492.5234, songbirdcafekc.com juices, smoothies, paninis and desserts

Closings

Aep, 1815 W. 39th St. Kansas City, Missouri

Café Al Dente, 412 Delaware Suite D, Kansas City, Missouri

Winslows BBQ, 20 East 5th Street, Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: August 2017

Openings

Bayou on the Vine, 1601 East 18th St., New Orleans Style bayouonthevine.com

Brady’s Public House, 5424 Troost Ave., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.437.9400, bradyskc.com

EJ’s Urban Eatery, 1414 W. 9th St. West Bottoms, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.491.8262, ejsurbaneatery.com Southern Meat and Threes founded in the 1920s, were cafeteria-style luncheonettes and among the earliest restaurants in the region to cater to working people.

Stonewall Restaurant and Pizzeria, 1008 Massachusetts St., Lawrence, Kansas stonewallpizzeria.com

Sully & Hank’s, 602 W 9th Street, Lawrence, Kansas, (785) 551-7717

The Monarch Bar & Lounge, 4808 Roanoke Pkwy, West Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, themonarchbar.com  Cocktail Bar & Lounge

Q39 South, 11051 Antioch Road, Overland Park, Kansas, 913.951.4500, q39kc.com
BBQ

Closings

Füd, 813 West 17th Street, Kansas City, Missouri

Journeyman Café, 1121 W. 47th St., West Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri (reopening as the Bar at West Plaza)

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: July 2017

Openings

 Lakewood Local, 811 NE Lakewood Blvd., Lee’s Summit,  816.381.7162, lakewoodlocalkc.com

Ruby Jean’s Juicery, 1111 Main Street, Suite 165, Kansas City, MO, 816.399.2596, rubyjeansjuicery.com - Healthy diiet

Closings


Julian, 6227 Brookside Plaza, Brookside, Kansas City
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: June 2017

Openings

International Tap House, 1801 Oak St., Crossroads Arts District, Kansas City, Missouri, internationaltaphouse.com

Meshuggah Bagels, 7096 W. 105th St., Overland Park, Kansas, meshuggahbagels.com

Repeal 18th Bar & Bistro, 1825 Buchanan St., KCMO, 816.527.9819, repeal18th.com tto Bring Gastropub Food and Craft Cocktails to North Kansas City

Tapcade 1735 Swift Ave., North Kansas City, Missouri, tapcadekc.com Kansas City's Arcade, Craft Beer Bar and restaurant with a full dine in movie theatre.

Closings

Blanc Burgers & Bottles, 10583 Mission Road, Leawood, Kansas,

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: May  2017
Openings

Calibration Brewery
, 119 Armour Road, North KC calibrationbrewery.com 816-994-8277

Journeyman Cafe, 1121 W. 47th St., West Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.844.9177, Fresh seasonal ingredients. 

The Oliver, 4807 Jefferson St., KCMO 816.384.2500, theoliverkcom American Cuisine

Third Street Social, 123 SE Third St., Lee’s Summit, 816.384.2123, thirdstreetsocial.com Third Street Social is an American restaurant that is inspired to bring the big city feel to Lee’s Summit.

West Bottoms Kitchen, 1623 Genessee St., Kansas City, 816.878.9694, westbottomskitchen.com WBK is a family owned and operated business serving greater Kansas City with unforgettable American Southern cuisine and cocktails.

Closings

Barley's Brewhaus, 5031 W. 135th St., Leawood,

República, 4807 Jefferson St., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.384.2500

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: Mars / April 2017

Openings


Attitude, 600 East 31st St., Midtown, Kansas City, breakfast & lunch. (816) 729-4125

CanIHaveABite is rooted in the belief that food is our best medicine and that is possible to transform your health simply by eating foods that nourish the body. 633 E. 63rd St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.381.9101

Corvino Supper Club & Tasting Room, formely from American, 1828 Walnut, Kansas City, Missouri

Freshwater, 3711 Summit St., Midtown, Kansas City, Missouri 816 492-6861 Small Plates-Meant to be enjoyed by one person as part of a multi-course dinner

Jarocho South, 13145 State Line Road, Kansas City, 816-492-7118 Mexican Seafood.

Closings


Coal Vines, 616 Ward Parkway, Kansas City
The Drop Bar & Bistro, 409 E. 31st St., Kansas City
The Stack BBQ, 8920 Wornall Road, Kansas City
Glacé, 4535 W. 119th St., Leawood
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: January / February 2017

Now open

 

The Big Biscuit, 5502 N.E. Antioch Road. Serving breakfast daily - Restaurants also are under construction in Lee’s Summit and Olathe.

Farmer’s Pick Buffet, Isle of Capri Kansas City, 1800 Front St.

Kabuki, formerly of Crown Center, has reopened at 333 W. Meyer Blvd.

Kansas City Taco Co.  520 Walnut St. in the City Market.

Red Door Wood Fired Grill, 6324 Brookside Plaza.

Taco Luchador, 101 Armour, North Kansas City

Tavernonna Italian Kitchen, 106 W. 12th St., Kansas City, Missouri  816.221.7000
 

closings

Carma, 11526 Ash St. Leawood
801 Fish has closed 11615 Rosewood St., Leawood.
Houston’s restaurant, Country Club Plaza
Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: December 2016

Openings


Aep, 1815 W. 39th Street, Kansas City, focusing on Thai Cuisine with seasonal menu. aeprestaurant.com 

Brewery Emperial, 1829 Oak St., Crossroads Arts District, 816.529.8008, breweryemperial.com

Café Europa, 2980 Gillham Road, Union Hill,  cafeeuropakc.com 

Summit Grill, 520 W. 75th St., Waldo, KCMO  816.361.9788, summitgrillkc.com - Classic American Fare

Stock Hill, 4800 Main St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.895.8400, StockHillKC.com

Sweet Siam, 4130 Pennsylvania Ave., Westport, KCMO 816.492.6196, sweetsiam.com - Thai Food

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: November 2016

Openings

 

Plate Restaurant -  6201 Oak St., Brookside, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.492.5551, platekc.com - Italiano Moderno.

Trago Bar & Tapas, 9261 NE. 83rd Terrace, Kansas City, Missouri, tragokc.com - Spanish influenced foods and cocktails

Stock Hill, 4800 Main St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.895.8400, StockHillKC.com  - Kansas City Steakhouse

 

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: October 2016

Openings


The Antler Room, 2506 Holmes, Kansas City, Missouri, theantlerroomkc.com Inspired by travels abroad and love of unique flavor pairings, The Antler Room’s drink menu allows guests to stop in and enjoy a local ale as much as a classic Burgundy wine with their meals.

Eddie V’s, 700 W. 47th St., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.531.2537, eddiev.com - Fine seafood expertly prepared and a charismatic vibe that words are powerless to define. Fine seafood expertly prepared and a charismatic vibe that words are powerless to define.

Manila Bay Ihaw-Ihaw, 4800 E Bannister Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.379.8754, valleybroasters.com Valley Broasters is a family owned and operated Genuine Broaster Chicken restaurant based out of Grain Valley that also serves authentic Filipino food.

Mason Jar Brews & Burgers, 941 N. 74th Drive, Kansas City, Kansas, 913.242.8165, masonjarkc.com The Mason Jar is a family friendly bar and grill located at 74 th and State Avenue. We are a from-scratch kitchen featuring fresh burgers, hand-made pizzas and jumbo wings. We offer 25 beers on tap and over 50 in bottles and cans.

McLain’s Market, 10695 Roe Ave., Overland Park, Kansas, 913.242.8222, mclainskc.com- Bakery, small selection of appetizers and desserts with a glass of wine or local beer. Open for lunch.

Kansas City Restaurant Openings & Closings: September 2016

Openings

Berbiglia’s Roost, 8725 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, 913.222.1400, berbigliasroost.com - Kansas City’s favorite menu items — barbecue and fried chicken.

Blue Sushi Sake Grill, 4705 Rainbow Blvd., Westwood  bluesushisakegrill.com - unites creative ingredients with energetic vibes, premium cold sake with happy moments to give you a fresh and fun new way to experience sushi.

Mason Jar Brews & Burgers, 941 N 74th Drive, Kansas City,  913.242.8165, masonjarkc.com - Bar & Grill

SoT, 1521 Grand Blvd., Crossroads Arts District, 816.842.8482, sotkc.com - Cocktail bar

Closings

Thomas Restaurant, 1815 W. 39th Street, Kansas City