<![CDATA[Restaurant News & Reviews | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/ en-us Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST Restaurant News & Reviews 60 Hank Charcuterie in Lawrence a good source for locally sourced foods http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article25495891.html#storylink=rss contains illegal HTML markup:

Hank Charcuterie in Lawrence gets its meats and produce from local sources. “hank” is a charcuterie term for sausage casings. “Char” means meat and “cuit” means cooked.

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New Olathe barbecue restaurant pitches competitive-level quality http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article25851205.html#storylink=rss A look at Olathe’s new barbecue restaurant Crazy Good Eats. Slim Chickens will open in Overland Park in August and also wants to open a restaurant with drive-thru at 7930 State Line Road in Prairie Village.

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Zona Rosa adds Cajun restaurant with St. Joseph ties http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article25826653.html#storylink=rss Bourbon Street, a new St. Joseph restaurant, plans a late summer opening in Zona Rosa. The Northland shopping center also added Francesca’s and Amelia’s Boutique to its roster and soon While Barn, a Limited Brand selling candles. Savers Thrift Store also has opened in the Northland and a new Weston bakery opens in July.

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Brewery, winery, other businesses coming to East Crossroads district http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article25522777.html#storylink=rss The area — from roughly Grand Boulevard east to Campbell Street and from Truman Road south to 20th Street — in recent months has been enjoying a retail and restaurant revival.

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The Grille at Park Place opens in Leawood http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article25159474.html#storylink=rss New Park Place venue opens in former Mestizo space. The menu includes Oysters Rockefeller, barbecue baby back ribs, grilled brie and steak frites.

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Darden Restaurants plans to create real estate company, reports better sales http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article25337413.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:00:00 CDT By KYLE ARNOLD ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article25337413.html Starbucks pours another $30M into coffee farmer loans http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article25178974.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 03:00:00 CDT By ANGEL GONZALEZ ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article25178974.html Restaurant & grocery store inspections for June 22 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article25154128.html#storylink=rss Area restaurants with 7 or more critical or priority health code violations: BRGR Kitchen + Bar in the Power & Light District, Peachtree Cafeteria, The Pour House Kitchen & Grill, Price Chopper in Overland Park, Sheridan’s Lattes & Frozen Custard, In and Out Market, Sushi Uni, and Cupini’s Fresh Pasta & Panini.

Two operations were temporarily closed for health code violations but have since reopened: Fritz’s Railroad Restaurant in Kansas City, Kan., and a food prep area at the Leawood Hen House.

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Gatelifter Sandwich still a delight at the Tenderloin Grill http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article24881431.html#storylink=rss Tenderloin Grill on Southwest Boulevard is one of the few, if not only, places you can find a pig snoot sandwich. Kansas City’s barbecue restaurants have yet to offer pig snoot and rib tip combos like St. Louis. That may never catch on here.

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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 08:22:00 CDT

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Close friends become business partners at Beaches Cantina in Northland http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article24490672.html#storylink=rss The new Beaches Cantina specializes in street tacos, offering such flavors as chilled lobster salad and peanut butter and pork.

Brookside East continues to blossom with a new locally-owned juice bar joining the line-up.

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Tue, 16 Jun 2015 02:00:00 CDT

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Andy’s Frozen Custard opens in Westport http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article24487711.html#storylink=rss contains illegal HTML markup:

The Springfield, Mo.-based company is now open at 1200 Westport Road. It also plans a location at 10641 State Line Road, just south of QuikTrip. Andy’s also is taking the former Sheridan’s Lattes & Frozen Custard building at 598 N.E. Missouri 291 in Lee’s Summit. Both the south Kansas City and Lee’s Summit locations are expected to start construction by late July and open in December 2015 or January 2016

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Rising egg prices bedevil restaurants, grocers and consumers http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article23799862.html#storylink=rss Bird flu outbreaks in the Midwest are decimating flocks, driving down egg supplies and driving up prices to three times normal. More than 53,000 birds in Missouri and 40,000 birds in Arkansas have been affected.

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Thu, 11 Jun 2015 17:40:48 CDT

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Magnolia’s moving to south KC; Brazilian steakhouse opening in Overland Park http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article23760745.html#storylink=rss Shanita McAfee closed her Magnolia’s Contemporary Southern Bistro in February and began looking for a larger space with more visibility. Now she will reopen at 9916 Holmes Road by early fall. The locally owned Espirito do Sul plans a summer opening in the former Elephant Bar space at 11900 Metcalf Ave.

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Lee’s Summit to get first Midwest Bonchon http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article23665141.html#storylink=rss It’s a whopping 30-foot wide by 10-foot high LED high-def TV. In addition, Lee’s Summit is set to get the first Midwest Bonchon Chicken. Bonchon specializes in Korean-styled fried chicken.

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Wed, 10 Jun 2015 12:33:32 CDT

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Ameristar puts in one of the area’s largest sports bar TVs http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-business/article23664895.html#storylink=rss It’s a whopping 30-foot wide by 10-foot high LED high-def TV. In addition, Lee’s Summit is set to get the first Midwest Bonchon Chicken. Bonchon specializes in Korean-styled fried chicken.

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JoyceKC: Fuddruckers for KCK, Blind Tiger for midtown, Mi Asia Bistro for Crossroads & more http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article23654002.html#storylink=rss Fuddruckers plans to open in the Legends Outlets by early fall. The Blind Tiger bar and restaurant plans a mid-July opening at 3945 Main. Mi Asia Bistro plans to open at 1513 Grand by early July. Healthy Meals, a Riverside-based customized meal delivery service, has opened a cafe. Logans Roadhouse has closed in the Plaza by the Speedway in Kansas City, Kan., after just three years of operations.

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Blvd Tavern elevates comfort food in a chic, casual atmosphere http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article23519491.html#storylink=rss The 3-month-old Blvd Tavern, in the space formerly home to Nica’s 320 and Shiraz at 320 Southwest Blvd. in the booming Crossroads district, gives dishes such as Korean fried chicken wings, and shrimp and grits a smart, contemporary twist.

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Tue, 09 Jun 2015 05:00:00 CDT

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Subway Cafe opens in Overland Park, new Subway coming to NKC http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article23510713.html#storylink=rss The new cafe has a full Subway menu as well as a variety of coffee drinks and pastries. New Subway shops also will open in North Kansas City, at 47th and Troost and in Lenexa. A new location also has opened at 39th and Rainbow in Kansas City, Kan.

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Mon, 08 Jun 2015 12:06:12 CDT

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Here’s a way to help a local charity by drinking http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article23189787.html#storylink=rss It’s Negroni Week, and participating bars donate to charity $1 from each Negroni drink they sell. The week will culminate with a closing party at Il Lazzarone in the River Market from 9 p.m. until midnight Sunday. It’s co-sponsored by the pizzeria, the USBG-KC and Campari and open to the public, with a $5 suggested donation.

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Restaurant inspections for June 5 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article23185485.html#storylink=rss Area restaurants cited for 7 or more critical or priority health code violations: El Charritos Taqueria, China Buffet Mongolian BBQ, Kyoto Sushi & Steak, Woodsweather Cafe, Blue Koi Noodles & Dumplings, Broadway Jazz Club, Jess & Jim’s Steakhouse, Succotash, Beer Kitchen, The Drunken Fish in Power & Light, Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbecue on the Plaza.

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Tin Kitchen’s barbecue, sides worth trip to Weston http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article23102280.html#storylink=rss Tin Kitchen opened in October in a former hardware store in Weston and has been offering very good barbecue and sides since then.

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Belly up to this year’s high-calorie Xtreme Eating ‘dishonorees’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article23020950.html#storylink=rss Red Lobster, the Cheesecake Factory, Sonic, IHOP and Dickey’s are among the chain restaurants cited for some high calorie menu items.

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Wed, 03 Jun 2015 13:59:00 CDT

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KC’s best bubbles and bites on a budget http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/jenee-osterheldt/article22915017.html#storylink=rss From patio drinks at Tannin to JJ’s rooftop fun, let the rosé bloom and the sparkling drinks bubble as we wait for summer to spring into action.

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Thumbs up for Chipotle’s chorizo on taste, but watch for the sodium http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article22990926.html#storylink=rss Chipotle’s chorizo is a hearty and flavorful option, but it is higher in sodium than the restaurant’s other proteins. The chorizo crumbles had a pleasant texture, without any gristly specks, something I sometimes find in sausages and brats that have not been ground finely enough or contain too much fat.

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Bonchon Chicken opening in Lee’s Summit http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article22965501.html#storylink=rss It will be the chain’s first Midwest location. The local franchisee also plans to open at least five more locations in the Kansas City region.

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Chipotle uses Kansas City to test market chorizo http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article22817082.html#storylink=rss Chipotle Mexican Grill has chosen Kansas City as the test market for a new menu item: chorizo. The Mexican-style fresh sausage — a blend of ground chicken and pork with paprika, cumin, garlic and red wine — is now available throughout the city’s 33 locations.

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Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar will delight shellfish aficionados http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article22810482.html#storylink=rss The Denver-based Jax Fish House bills itself as “Bringing the Coast to the Coastless” and it succeeds. It also is known for its sustainable practices. The restaurant is in the new Polsinelli building at 4814 Roanoke Parkway in Kansas City.

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Locally owned The Mixx restaurant adds a Kansas location http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article22936260.html#storylink=rss The Mixx’s new Overland Park restaurant has a full-service coffee, in-house bakery and full service coffee and fresh-pressed juice bar. The Mixx, which was founded in 2005, also has locations south of the Country Club Plaza and in the Power & Light District.

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Freddy’s expands with second KC, North, location http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-business/article22928493.html#storylink=rss Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opens at 5150 N. Oak Trafficway, in front of Sam’s Club. Terra Health & Wellness Market is now open in Independence. The Big Biscuit is opening soon in Liberty and Big Lots is opening is south Kansas City.

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Terra Health & Wellness Market now open http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article22856727.html#storylink=rss Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers opens at 5150 N. Oak Trafficway, in front of Sam’s Club. Terra Health & Wellness Market is now open in Independence. The Big Biscuit is opening soon in Liberty and Big Lots is opening is south Kansas City.

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