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Westport’s new HopCat offers craft beers, ‘crack’ fries and rooftop views

The Michigan-based chain will offer more than 100 craft beers, about half from Kansas and Missouri, and its signature crack fries, beer-battered and sprinkled with it cracked pepper seasoning. And the rooftop deck offers views of the heart of Westport.

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Kansas, Kansas City restaurant & grocery store health inspections for Feb. 22

Area restaurants and grocery stores with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: Bangkok Pavilion, The Big Biscuit in Overland Park, Carniceria Y Tortilleria Don Antonio, Hen House Market in Lenexa, Iron Wok, Jumpin’ Catfish in Olathe, Las Islas Marias, Laura’s Panaderia & Tortilleria, Panzon’s, Price Chopper on Barry and Supermarket El Torito.

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Kansas, Kansas City restaurant & grocery store health inspections for Feb. 16

Area restaurants with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: Avenues Bistro, Blue Sushi Sake Grill, Caddyshack Pub, Catch-N-Release, Coal Vines, El Paso del Norte, El Potro Mexican Cafe, Express Stop #2, Friendship Chinese Restaurant, Gators Grab & Go, Hen House Market in Lenexa, Hy-Vee in Lenexa and on St. Clair, Kobi’s Club & Deli, La Carreta, Lulu's Thai Noodle Shop & Satay Bar, Nice Food, PepperJax Grill in Legends Outlets, Price Chopper in Shawnee, Room 39 at Mission Farms, Steak’M Take’M, Westport Cafe & Bar and Zocalo Mexican Cuisine & Tequlieria.

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Kansas, Kansas City restaurant health inspections for Feb. 6

Area restaurants with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: All American Diner, Carniceria La Luz, China Wok, Cornerstone Cafe, Double Nickel Bar & Grill, Guadalajara Finest Mexican Cuisine, Go Chicken Go in KCK, Hooters in KCK, Houston’s, Jack in the Box in KCK, Kin Lin Chinese Food, Mi Pueblito Meat Market, Nick and Jake’s, Paleteria La Michoacana, Saints Pub Shawnee, Taqueria Mexico and Winstead’s.

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Cafe Europa opens Union Hill location

Cafe Europa opens its second restaurant at Union Hill with expanded bread and coffee programs as well as a new all-day menu that's different from its Crestwood restaurant.
Shelly Yang The Kansas City Star
Cafe Europa opens Union Hill location 2:03

Cafe Europa opens Union Hill location

Inside Stock Hill steakhouse near Country Club Plaza 2:09

Inside Stock Hill steakhouse near Country Club Plaza

Police arrest dozens of low-wage workers at Fight for 15 protest 3:18

Police arrest dozens of low-wage workers at Fight for 15 protest

Pawn and Pint board game cafe opens in the Crossroads 1:33

Pawn and Pint board game cafe opens in the Crossroads