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Dining and Drinking

Downtown Kansas City is THE place to celebrate the season of love with your sweetheart. Greater Downtown features nearly 300 restaurants, bars and clubs. From the finest in fine dining to Kansas City’s own diners, drive-ins and dives, you are in for a culinary treat whenever you visit any of the neighborhoods and districts in Downtown.

Simply consult our helpful map of Downtown restaurants and prepare to pampered, Kansas City style:

-     2013 Downtown Restaurant & Bar Map (PDF)

Here is the complete rundown of Downtown restaurants and bars by neighborhood, as of February 2013:

DOWNTOWN LOOP (Power & Light District appears below) AC: 816
American
12 Balt. Café (Hotel Phillips) 106 W. 12 St. 346-4410
Bistro 1301 (Crowne Plaza) 1301 Wyandotte 460-6641
Café 115 115 W. 9 St. 474-2250
City Grill  (Crowne Plaza) 1301 Wyandotte 474-6664
Ingredient 1111 Main 994-3350
KFC/Pizza Hut Express 1124 Oak 474-3308
KFC/Pizza Hut Express 1111 Main, Ste. 155 842-0860
MetropolitanKC (Marriott) 200 W. 12 St. 421-6800
Nine Muses Café (Library) 14 W. 10 St. 701-3451
North View Café 400 E. 9 St. 471-0777
Off Broadway Café 330 W. 9 St. 472-0553
Providence (Hotel President) 1335 Baltimore 303-1686
Savoy Grill 219 W. 9 St. 842-3890
The Walnut Room (President) 1329 Baltimore 221-9490
Wing Busters 1128 Oak 912-2268
Asian
Red Dragon 312 W. 8 St. 221-1388
The Silver Spoon Café 120 W. 12 St. 221-9998
The Silver Spoon Café 1125 Grand 421-4004
Streetside Café 208 W. 10 St. 421-1984
Bar & Grill
John’s Big Deck 928 Wyandotte 572-9595
Peanut Downtown 418 W. 9 St. 221-7470
Phoenix Jazz Club 302 W. 8 St. 221-5299
The Quaff Bar & Grill 1010 Broadway 842-4745
Red Front Bar & Grill 310 Admiral 472-0569
Stables Bar & Grill 813 Walnut 842-2016
Zoo Bar 1220 McGee 842-6060
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Espresso Ah La Cart 1000 Walnut (9) 645-3507
Mildred’s on Main 920 Main, Ste. 209 842-9115
Scooter’s Coffeehouse 929 Walnut 471-3355
Scooter’s Coffeehouse 1111 Main 471-1500
Starbucks 1100 Main 472-9900
Starbucks (Crowne Plaza) 1301 Wyandotte 474-6664
Ying Coffee 115 W. 9 St. 221-9468
Deli/Sandwiches
Dunk’s Deli 1125 Grand 842-7383
Jason’s Deli in the Arcade 1100 Main 842-6655
Jimmy John’s 1103 Grand 221-0991
Neo Delicatessen 911 Main 421-1788
Quiznos Sub 301 W. 13 St. 221-9928
Quiznos Sub 1020 Broadway 221-5449
Quiznos Sub 2413 Charlotte 842-2000
Subway 905 Broadway 421-7827
Subway 327 E. 11 St. 421-6574
Subway 1100 Main 472-1144
Teadrops 1 H&R Block Way 842-2323
Food Court: City Center Square 1100 Main 221-8828
     * Curry in a Hurry
     * Daddyo’s Rooster
     * Great Steak & Potato Co.
     * Koko Teryaki
     * Tasty Burgers & Gyros
     * Wrap It Up
French
Aixois Brasserie 1006 Walnut 474-0000
Italian/Pizza
Anthony’s Italian Restaurant 701 Grand 221-4088
Pizza Hut 1020 Broadway 842-8243
Pizza Hut 1124 Oak 474-3308
Planet Sub 1111 Main 471-7827
Primo Pasta 1000 Walnut, Ste. 206 221-2011
Lounges
BarCentral (Marriott) 200 W. 12 St. 421-6800
City Bar (Crowne Plaza) 1301 Wyandotte 474-6664
Club Mojo 300 W. 9 St. 474-1995
Drum Room (Hotel President) 1329 Baltimore 303-1686
Martini Loft (Aladdin Hotel) 1215 Wyandotte 421-8888
Power & Light District (see below) 1111 Walnut 842-1045
Qudos Cognac & Cigar Bar 1116 Grand 474-2270
Social 1118 McGee 472-4900
Zebra Room (Aladdin Hotel) 1215 Wyandotte 421-8888
Mediterranean
Zaina 25 E. 12 St. 842-1800
Mexican/Latin
Barbosa’s Express 1124 Oak 605-1133
Los Corrals 408 W. 9 St. 421-9440
Mama Tio’s 1111 Main 221-0610
Steakhouses
The Majestic Restaurant 931 Broadway 221-1888
Wine & Spirits
CVS 921 Main 842-2514
CROSSROADS ARTS DISTRICT
American
Anton’s Tap Room 1610 Main 888-8800
Denny’s 1600 Broadway 421-1544
Franks 520 SW Blvd 471-7670
Kansas City Café 1532 Grand #2 471-7111
The Jacobson 2050 Central 423-2888
Michael Smith 1900 Main 842-2202
Nica’s 320 320 SW Blvd 471-2900
Rieger Hotel Exchange & Grill 1924 Main 421-2177
Tannin Wine Bar 1526 Walnut 842-2660
Webster House 1644 Wyandotte 221-4713
Asian/Sushi
Lulu’s Thai Noodle Shop 2030 Central 474-8424
Mandoline Café 2015 Grand Blvd 437-9220
Nara 1617 Main 221-6272
Thai Paradise 1513 Grand 221-5727
Bar & Grill
The Brick 1727 McGee 421-1634
Bulldog Bar & Grille 1715 Main 421-4799
The Cashew 2000 Grand 221-5858
Coda Bar & Grill 1744 Broadway 569-1747
Czar Bar 1531 Grand 221-2244
Hamburger Mary’s 101 Southwest Blvd. 842-1919
Willie’s – now, Duke’s on Grand 1501 Grand 525-0122
Barbecue
Fiorella’s Jack Stack 101 W. 22 St. 472-7427
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Crossroads Coffeehouse 310 SW Boulevard 255-2402
Mildred’s 1821 Wyandotte 471-1155
Quay Coffee 412 Delaware 471-7277
Deli/Sandwiches
Suzy’s Deli 1533 Grand 474-7383
Sylvia’s Deli 1746 Washington 221-7957
Town Topic 1900 Baltimore 471-6038
Town Topic 2021 Broadway 842-2298
Twenty20 2020 Baltimore 471-2020
YJ’s Snack Bar 128 W 18 St. 472-5533
German/Austrian
Affare Food & Wine 1911 Main 298-6182
Grunauer 101 W. 22 St. 283-3234
International
Pieroguy’s Pierogies 1724 Main 252-1575
Italian/Pizza
The Art of Pizza 1801 Baltimore 421-1888
The Cigar Box 1519 Grand 421-7222
Extra Virgin 1900 Main 842-2202
Grinders 417 E. 18 St. 472-5454
Lidia’s Italy 101 W. 22 St. 221-3722
Pizza Bella 1810 Baltimore 471-3300
Lounge
Bazooka’s 1717 Main 421-1915
Eighteen22 Ultra Lounge 1822 Main 472-8400
Element 1915 Main 437-9985
Green Lady Lounge 1809 Grand 474-6369
Luna 1540 Grand 581-6440
Madrigal Martini Bar 1627 Oak 472-4400
Manifesto 1924 Main 536-1325
1911 Main 1911 Main 555-5555
PR’s Place 1741 Washington 421-9746
Retro Downtown 1518 McGee 421-4201
Snow & Co. 1815 Wyandotte 214-8921
Temptations 1517 Grand 421-5631
Mexican/Latin
Los Tules 1656 Broadway 271-7673
Manny’s 207 Southwest Blvd 474-7696
Vegan/Vegetarian
Café Gratitude 333 SW Blvd 474-5683
Wine & Spirits
Cellar Rat 1701 Baltimore 221-9463
CROWN CENTER/UNION STATION/LIBERTY MEMORIAL
American
The American Restaurant Crown Center 545-8001
Brasserie (Westin) Westin Hotel 391-4472
Crayola Café Crown Center 398-4820
Harvey’s Union Station 460-2274
L’etage (Hall’s) Crown Center 274-3782
Over There Café Liberty Memorial 784-1908
Panera Bread Crown Center 221-3800
Pierpont’s Union Station 221-5111
Spectators (Sheraton) Sheraton Hotel 841-1000
A Streetcar Named Desire Crown Center 472-5959
Terrace Restaurant (Sheraton) Sheraton Hotel 841-1000
Asian/Sushi
Kabuki Crown Center 472-1717
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Food Court Crown Center (see below)
Parisi Coffee Union Station 569-2399
Deli/Sandwiches
d’Bronx Crown Center 842-2211
The Ground Floor Deli Crown Center 474-4745
Food Court: Crown Center Crown Center 274-8444
     * The Candy Store
     * Chip’s Chocolate Factory
     * Einstein Bros. Bagels
     * Fritz’ Railroad Restaurant
     * Greek Food, Ltd.
     * K.C. Bar B Q
     * Krispy Krunchy Chicken
     * Mac’s Wraps
     * Pak Ling Express
     * Potatoes & More
     * Sheridan’s
     * Taste of Philly
     * Three Little Pigs BBQ
     * Z-Teca Fresh Mexican Grill
Italian/Pizza
Milano Crown Center 398-4825
Lounge
The Bar (American Restaurant) Crown Center 545-8001
HISTORIC 18TH & VINE DISTRICT
American
KC Jazz and Blues Jukehouse 1700 E. 18 St. 472-0013
The 9th Inning Sports Bar & Grill 1512 E. 18 St. 472-8300
Barbecue
Arthur Bryant’s BBQ 1727 Brooklyn 231-1123
Gates Bar-B-Q 1221 Brooklyn 483-3880
Cajun/Soul Food
Danny’s Big Easy 1601 E. 18 St. 421-1200
Papa Lew’s Soul Delicious 2128 E. 12 St. 421-3378
Lounge
Blue Room 1616 E. 18 St. 474-8463
Mutual Musicians Foundation 1823 Highland 471-5212
MARTINI CORNER
American
The Drop 409 E. 31 St. 753-3767
Tower Tavern 401 E. 31 St. 931-9300
Velvet Dog 400 E. 31 St. 753-9990
German
Haus 3044 Gillham Rd. 931-8500
Lounge
The Monaco 334 E. 31 St. 561-1300
Mexican/Latin
Sol Cantina 408 E. 31 St. 931-8080
POWER & LIGHT DISTRICT
American
Bar Louie 101 E. 14 St. 841-9100
Gordon Biersch Brewery 100 E. 14 St. 471-2340
The Mixx 1347 Main 283-0300
Bar & Grill
Flying Saucer 101 E. 13 St. 221-1900
Johnny’s Tavern 1310 Grand 268-2260
McFadden’s Sports Saloon 1330 Grand 471-1330
Whopper Bar 1350 Walnut 394-9539
Z-Strike Lanes 1370 Grand 471-2316
Asian/Sushi
Drunken Fish Sushi Restaurant 14 E. 14 St. 474-7177
Kobe Japanese Steak/Seafood 1303 Baltimore 471-3339
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Balsano’s Gelatto Café 54 E. 14 St. 931-4010
Latteland Espresso & Tea 1201 Main 474-9889
MeMa’s Old-Fashioned Bakery 1211 Main 283-3939
Grocery/Dine-in/Carryout
Cosentino’s Market Downtown 10 E. 13 St. 595-0050
Irish
The Dubliner 170 E. 14 St. 268-4700
Italian/Pizza
Pizza Bar 1320 Grand 221-8466
Lounge
Angels Rock Bar 1323 Walnut 896-3943
The Chesterfield 1400 Main 474-4545
Hotel Nightclub 1334 Grand 471-4695
Howl at the Moon 1334 Grand 471-4695
Indie on Main 1228 Main 283-9900
The Jones 10 E. 13 St. 686-8960
Kansas City Live 13th & Grand 842-1045
Kill Devil Club 61 E. 14 St. 588-1132
Mosaic Lounge 1331 Walnut 645-9976
PBR Big Sky 111 E. 13 St. 442-8145
Shark Bar 1340 Grand 997-3554
Mexican/Latin
Chipotle 1370 Walnut 421-4342
Tengo Sed Cantina 1323 Walnut 442-8112
Seafood
Bristol Seafood Grill 51 E. 14 St. 448-6007
Steakhouses
801 Chophouse 71 E. 14 St. 994-8800
Maker’s Mark Bourbon House 1333 Walnut 442-8115
RIVER MARKET/COLUMBUS PARK
American
The City Diner 301 Grand 471-5121
The Farmhouse 300 Delaware 569-6032
Happy Gillis Café 549 Gillis 471-3663
Harry’s Country Club 112 Missouri Ave. 421-3505
Hickok’s Bar & Grill 528 Walnut 472-0161
Opera House 500 Walnut 888-4858
Asian
Bo Ling’s 20 E. 5 St. 423-8036
China Town Food Market 202 Grand 472-6363
Hien Vong Vietnamese 417 Main 842-1020
Kim Long Asian Market 511 Cherry 221-8892
Pho KC Restaurant 315 Cherry 471-2224
Sushi By Me 307 Main 474-5088
Tikka House 411 Main 842-7232
Vietnam Café 522 Campbell 472-4888
Barbecue
Winslow’s BBQ 20 E. 5 St. 471-7427
Bar & Grill
The Blue Line 529 Walnut 472-7825
Knucklehead’s 2715 Rochester 483-1456
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Baby Cakes 108 Missouri Ave. 841-1048
Bloom Baking Co. 15 E. 3 St. 283-8437
City Market Coffee House 305 Main 718-3005
Lollicup Tea Zone 409 Main 527-0056
Quay Coffee 412 Delaware 472-5552
Deli/Sandwiches
La Sala’s Deli 910 E. 5 St. 421-2189
Pandolfi’s Deli 538 Campbell 569-3663
French
Le Fou Frog 400 E. 5 St. 474-6060
Grocery/Produce
Cristina’s Produce 20 E. 5 St. 471-0083
Global Produce 419 Main 221-1618
Market3 114 W. 3 St. 268-7833
River Market Produce 403 Main 471-0083
International
Al Habashi House 309 Main 421-0414
Blue Nile Café 20 E. 5 St. 283-0990
Crossland Intl Market 19 E. 3 St. 448-3004
Italian/Pizza
Antonio’s Pizzeria/Walnut Deli 527 Walnut 283-8045
Caddy Shack Pizza & Sports Bar 700 E. 3 St. 421-4742
Café Al Dente 412 Delaware 472-9444
Carollo’s Deli & Grocery 9 E. 3 St. 474-1860
Cascone’s Grill 15 E. 5 St. 471-1018
Garozzo’s Ristorante 526 Harrison 221-2455
Minsky’s Pizza 427 Main 421-1122
Mexican/Latin
Burrito Brothers 407 Main 842-0152
Wine & Spirits
Cellar & Loft 525 Walnut 283-0593
UNION HILL/HOSPITAL HILL
American
Succotash 2601 Holmes 421-2807
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Filling Station 2980 McGee 931-4335
Deli/Sandwiches
Quiznos Sub 2413 Charlotte 842-2000
Mexican/Latin
Teocali Mexican Restaurant 2512 Holmes 221-4749
Southern
Magnolia’s 2932 Cherry 531-2882
Vegan/Vegetarian
Café Seed 2932 Cherry 561-7333
You Say Tomato 2801 Holmes 756-5097
WEST BOTTOMS
American
Genessee Royale Bistro 1531 Genessee 474-7070
Grandma’sBar & Grill 1615 Genessee 442-8131
Jerry’s Woodwether Café 1414 W. 9th St. 472-6333
Krispy Krunchy Cajun Chicken 1225 Wyoming 421-2325
Voltaire 1617 Genessee Coming
Deli/Sandwiches
Happy Gilmore’s Deli 1701 W. 9th St. 474-7526
Joe’s Deli and Liquor 1701 W. 9 St. 474-7526
Wendy’s 1601 W. 12 St. 472-1016
Hookah Café
Jaskki’s Tobacco Café 1400 W. 12 St. 421-4177
Lounge
Korruption 1717 W. 9 St. 842-1078
Mexican/Latin
Tomatillo Mexican Grill 1225 Wyoming 421-2325
Steakhouse
Golden Ox 1600 Genessee 842-2866
WESTSIDE
American
Lill’s on 17th 815 W. 17 St. 421-4441
Rhythm & Booze 423 SW Blvd. 221-2669
Tenderloin Grill 900 SW Blvd 842-6601
Westside Local 1663 Summit 997-9089
Bar & Grill
Don’s Grill & Sports Bar 2934 SW Blvd
MatchboxTavern 2853 SW Blvd 753-9478
Barbecue
Danny Edward’s Blvd.BBQ 2900 SW Blvd 283-0880
Coffee/Tea/Bakery/Ice Cream
Chez Elle Creperie 1713 Summit 471-2616
Fanny’s Cakes 906 SW Blvd 241-7213
Fervere Bakery 1702 Summit 842-7272
Little Freshie 811 W. 17 St. 287-1444
The Roasterie 1204 W. 27 St. 931-4000
Lounge
Blvd. Nights 2805 SW Blvd 931-6900
Mexican/Latin
Don Miguel Mexican Bakery 2100 Summit 221-7111
El Huarache 520 SW Blvd 221-4304
El Patron Cocina & Bar 2905 SW Blvd 931-6400
El Pueblito 810 SW Blvd 471-5442
Jesse’s Tavern 2853 SW Blvd 753-9478
La Fonda el Taquito 800 SW Blvd 471-1675
La Posada 728 SW Blvd 221-4304
Los Alamos Market & Cocina 1667 Summit 471-0450
Manny’s 207 SW Blvd 474-7696
Margarita’s 2829 SW Blvd 931-4849
Ortega’s Mexican Foods 2646 Belleview 531-5415
Pardos Grand Buffet 904 SW Blvd 421-1819
Poco’s on the Blvd. 3063 SW Blvd 931-2526
Ponak’s Mexican Kitchen 2856 SW Blvd 753-0775
Ricos Tacos Lupe 802 SW Blvd 277-3609
Taqueria Mexico 910 SW Blvd 221-1399
Spanish
La Bodega 703 SW Blvd 472-8272
Vegan/Vegetarian
Blue Bird Bistro 1700 Summit 221-7559
Fud 813 W. 17 St. 785-3454