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Top bar recommendations from locals

BBQ Restaurant
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“If you are looking for high class Kansas City BBQ, look no further. Every item on the menu is 5 stars. I personally love the burnt ends!”
  • 89 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Boulevard Beer is by far the biggest local favorite beer. You can get a tour of the brewery and drinks in the brewery bar. Located 30 minutes away. ”
  • 82 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Live jazz with superb cocktails! Perfect for after dinner drinks and they also serve absinthe if you're into that.”
  • 65 locals recommend
Bar
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“Jack Stack Bar-B-Que is another favorite Bar-B-Que places in the Kansas City area.”
  • 41 locals recommend
Bar
“Love to play games? This bar is full of old school arcade games! It’s a big kids dream! Grab yourself a beer and a fanny pack of tokens and play the way through your child hood! They also offer an outdoor patio area with jenga and yard games! Located 30 minutes away. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Amazing BBQ with one of the best beer garden's in Westport. BBQ trays (pick 2 or 3 meats), jalapeno cheesy-corn bake, crispy jo-jo potatoes are some of our favorite items. Grab some BBQ / beer and head out to their patio if the weather is nice. Sunday fried chicken is also popular (available noon until it is sold out). ”
  • 41 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“This place and area isn't very well known yet, even among the locals! Great place for lunch and to check out the boutiques in this area. Their gourmet burgers are some of the best burgers I've ever had.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Cinema
“Stylish theater chain for new & classic films features cocktails & creative bites served seat-side.”
  • 30 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“The BEST Brunch in Kansas City! Try the Apple Bacon Dutch Baby, it sounds weird but it’s amazing! They also have the best eggs Benedict. And to top it off, the GREATEST Bloody Mary, the Wake and Bacon! It is about a 20-30 minute drive and In the heart of Westport (a fun part of downtown)”
  • 38 locals recommend
Bar
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“Our favorite brunch spot on the Plaza... and favorite restaurant overall! Delicious menu, delicious drinks and fantastic patio. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“This secret speakeasy is so fun! You go to a door in an alley to get in and you give your name to enter. It’s under ground in an old speak easy. Dimly light and delicious cocktails. Be sure to make a reservation ahead of time! Located about 30 minutes away in downtown KC. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Casual French-themed coffeehouse serving sweet and savory crêpes in a converted neighborhood theater.”
  • 23 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“If you want a proper sit-down breakfast, this is a great place! The Farmhouse is a wonderful farm-to-table restaurant with fresh ingredients. It’s a bit on the pricier side for dinner, but worth it!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
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“The Rieger is a popular chef-owned restaurant committed to being seasonal and locally sourced. Our handcrafted cocktails in a lively community and historic space make for fun filled night in KC. #BeautifulFoodForThePeople”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
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“French bar and restaurant open late with brunch on the weekends. Delicious food in a lovely atmosphere in Westport.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Awesome venue for live music events as well as filling your belly with a variety of food choices. ”
  • 24 locals recommend