Kansas City Restaurant
Openings & Closings
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Dodson’s Bar & Commons, 7438 Wornall Road, Kansas City, Missouri, dodsonsbarwaldo.com
The Happy Apple Café, 5546 Troost Ave., Kansas City, Missouri, facebook.com/happyapplecafe vegan, queso blanco and chicken and waffles
XR, 2101 Central St., Kansas City, Missouri, crossroadshotelkc.com XR is our anytime good time spot for coffee or a cocktail, all-day dining and camaraderie.
Chubby’s, 3756 Broadway Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri
Cleaver & Cork, 1333 Walnut St., Power & Light District, Kansas City, Missouri
Tanner’s, 7425 Wornall Road, Kansas City, Missouri
Afterword Tavern & Shelves, 1834 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri, afterword.com Book, Sandwiches, Small Plates, Wine & Beer
Black Sheep + Market, 1815 W. 39th St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.541.3929, blacksheepon39th.com (Market is open, restaurant is set to open in October)
Fox and Pearl 1.0, 815 W. 17 St., Westside, Kansas City, Missouri, foxandpearlkc.com - Restaurant and bar by Vaughn Good and Kristine Hull of Hank Charcuterie.
Parlor, 1707 Locust St., Crossroads Arts District, Kansas City, Missouri, parlorkcmo.com - Kansas City’s first food hall 2 bars, 7 restaurants, 3 floors
Rudy’s Tenampa Taqueria, 8710 Lackman Road, Lenexa, Kansas, 913.859.9848, rudystenampa.com - traditional Mexican Cuisine
Shake Shack, 239 W. 47th St., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, shakeshack.com - A modern day roadside burger stand est. 2004, NYC
Wahlburgers, 11935 S. Blackbob Road, Olathe, Kansas, 913.768.1137, wahlburgers.com
Wheat Neighborhood Table, 128 West 18th St., Kansas City, Missouri, wheat-tablekc.com - A tiny breakfast + lunch spot in the heart of the Kansas City Crossroads Neighborhood.
LeMonde Bakery, 308 Armour Road, North Kansas City, Missouri
Bar K Dog Bar, 515 Liberty Street, Kansas City, Missouri, barkdogbar.comA Dog Park, Restaurant, Bar & Coffeehouse
Flying Horse Taproom, 600 East 63rd St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.444.0772, flyinghorsetaproom.comA locally owned and operated neighborhood taproom.
Lark a Fare, 900 New Hampshire St., Lawrence, Kansas, 785.856.2585, larkafare.comModern Midwest Kitchen & Bar
Meshuggah Bagels, 40 E. 13th St., Downtown, Kansas City, Missouri, meshuggahbagels.com
Noah’s Cupboard, 521 Main St., Weston, Missouri, 816.386.4080, eatnoahscupboard.com Quaint Little Local Eatery in Weston
Our Daily Nada, 304 Delaware St. Kansas City, Missouri https://www.ourdailynada.com/
Sohaila’s Kitchen, located inside the Lenexa Public Market, 8750 Penrose Lane, Lenexa, Kansas, 510.509.4430, facebook.com/sohailaskitchenlenexa/
Domo, 6322 Brookside Blvd., Kansas City, Missouri.
Fritz’s Chili, 6737 West 75th St., Overland Park, Kansas.
Justus Drugstore, 106 W. Main St., Smithville, Missouri.
The Grille at Park Place, 5270 W. 116th Place, Leawood, Kansas.
West Bottoms Kitchen, 1623 Genessee St.
Grinders, 733 New Hampshire St., Lawrence, Kansas, 785.816.4535, https://grinderspizza.com/
KimChee, 3107 Gillham Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 913.384.0974, facebook.com/Kimchee.KansasCity- Korean American Eatery
Luther’s BBQ, 12921 State Line Road, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.943.3333
Pearl Tavern, 1672 NW Chipman Road, Lee's Summit, Missouri, 816.347.1986, pearltavernkc.com Causal seafood-focused restaurant
The Savoy at 21c Hotel, 219 W. Ninth St., Kansas City, Missouri, 816.443.4260, thesavoykc.com The historic Savoy Grill reimagined serving classic American Cuisine led by @chefjoewest
YJ’s Snack Bar, 128 West 18th St., Kansas City, Missouri (relocating to 1746 Washington Street)
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
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)
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
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
The Foundry, 424 Westport Rd, Kansas City, Missouri
Panzon’s Mexican Restaurant, 8710 Lackman Road, Leawood, Kansas
Pizzabella, 1815 Wyandotte St., Kansas City, Missouri
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
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
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.
Café al Dente, 412 Delaware St., Kansas City, Missouri
Winslow’s, 20 East 5th St., Kansas City, Missouri
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
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
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,
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)
Lakewood Local, 811 NE Lakewood Blvd., Lee’s Summit, 816.381.7162,
Ruby Jean’s Juicery, 1111 Main Street, Suite 165, Kansas City, MO, 816.399.2596, rubyjeansjuicery.com - Healthy diiet
Julian, 6227 Brookside Plaza, Brookside, Kansas City
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.
Blanc Burgers & Bottles, 10583 Mission Road, Leawood, Kansas,
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.
Barley's Brewhaus, 5031 W. 135th St., Leawood,
República, 4807 Jefferson St., Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, Missouri, 816.384.2500
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.
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
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
Carma, 11526 Ash St. Leawood
801 Fish has closed 11615 Rosewood St., Leawood.
Houston’s restaurant, Country Club Plaza
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
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
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.
OpeningsBerbiglia’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
Thomas Restaurant, 1815 W. 39th Street, Kansas City