Life What to Do Bar Scene
Bar Scene

Head to Midtown for creative cocktails and appetizers at The Drop

Toast to the end of the long workday at Maker’s Mark in the Power & Light District!

Savor a flight of wine at JP Wine Bar in the Crossroads

The bar and nighttime scene around greater Downtown Kansas City is the epitome of urban cool. Districts like Power & Light www.powerandlightdistrict.com, the Crossroads www.kccrossroads.org, and Martini Corner www.martinicorner.com rank among the region’s hottest destination for libations and adult fun.

For a complete guide to Downtown area bars by neighborhood, explore away:

DOWNTOWN LOOP (Power & Light District appears below) AC: 816
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
CROSSROADS ARTS DISTRICT
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
CROWN CENTER/UNION STATION/LIBERTY MEMORIAL
The Bar (American Restaurant) Crown Center 545-8001
HISTORIC 18TH & VINE DISTRICT
Blue Room 1616 E. 18 St. 474-8463
Mutual Musicians Foundation 1823 Highland 471-5212
MARTINI CORNER
The Monaco 334 E. 31 St. 561-1300
POWER & LIGHT DISTRICT
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
RIVER MARKET/COLUMBUS PARK
The Blue Line 529 Walnut 472-7825
Knucklehead’s 2715 Rochester 483-1456
WEST BOTTOMS
Korruption 1717 W. 9 St. 842-1078
WESTSIDE
Blvd. Nights 2805 SW Blvd 931-6900


For a copy of the Downtown dining and bar scene map, click on the pdf below:

2013 Downtown Restaurant & Bar Map (PDF)