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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

“Busy place with lots of opportunity to see people and try out bars and restaurants. A KC favorite. ”
  • 129 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Try going to the consentino’s you’ll get the meet different people, there’s variety of tasty foods, grocery shopping, there’s even a pool & gym upstairs. It’s located Right in the middle of downtown! ”
  • 39 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Huge venue for concerts, basketball and more, located in Power & Light District downtown. ”
  • 40 locals recommend
“Stylish theater chain for new & classic films features cocktails & creative bites served seat-side.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Other Nightlife
“Home to more than 50 bars, restaurants and shops, the Kansas City Power & Light District is an eight-block entertainment hub unlike any other in town. KC Live!—the district’s covered outdoor courtyard—hosts more than 150 free events each year. Fans gather here to cheer on their favorite squads, be it the Kansas City Royals, Kansas City Chiefs, Sporting Kansas City or one of the many teams playing in the Big 12 Men's Basketball Championship. Across the street you’ll find one of the country’s busiest arenas, the glittering Sprint Center. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Historic and gorgeous theater located downtown/Power & Light District. Comedy shows and large concerts happen here. ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“If you’re looking for an upscale, cozy, tidy restaurant + bar & great drinks! This place is a + $$$ ”
  • 7 locals recommend
“The College Basketball Experience is a 41,500-square-foot fan-interactive facility located downtown in Kansas City, Missouri, which includes the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame”
  • 7 locals recommend
  • 3 locals recommend
“I would only recommend this area if there is a sporting event or concert happening. People go to watch games on the big screen or to mingle before concerts at Sprint Center. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
“You can get a day pass if you want to work out and you don't want to use the gym in the building. They have yoga, 1/2 court basketball, pool and sauna”
  • 2 locals recommend
“Sporting events aren’t just sporting events in this town, they’re experiences, so it’s only natural that this Sporting Kansas City-sponsored pub would be one, too. No Other Pub takes watch parties to the next level with offerings like a 10-foot-by-15-foot video wall; an impressive roster of every beer and spirit made in KC; gourmet bar food (think pretzels with poblano queso) and a taco stand and a gaming parlor featuring bowling, golf simulators, foosball, ping pong and more.”
  • 4 locals recommend
“If you like piano bars, you've come to the right place. You'll hear talented piano performances and much more at The Kill Devil Club, in Kansas City's bustling core. One visit will convince you why Food & Wine Magazine has named this among the "Best New Bars in the U.S.," several times”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“So many beers, extensive menu- do yourself a favor and try the mac and cheese”
  • 3 locals recommend
“Huge beer selection and surprisingly good food, you can't go wrong with Flying Saucer.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Night Club
“Upscale nightclub with plush seating, mood lighting, bottle service & a DJ-provided soundtrack.”
  • 6 locals recommend