<![CDATA[Restaurant News & Reviews News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/ en-us Tue, 27 Oct 2015 10:49:01 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 27 Oct 2015 10:49:01 CDT Restaurant News & Reviews 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Waldo’s McLain’s Bakery plans Overland Park location; Brookside’s Blue Grotto to close http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article58656318.html#storylink=rss McLain’s has operated in Waldo for decades; new owners took over in 2014

The new location will have indoor and outdoor seating and a drive-thru

Blue Grotto, an upscale pizza restaurant, will close Feb. 21

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Fri, 05 Feb 2016 13:02:16 CST

Norovirus confirmed at Buffalo Wild Wings in Overland Park http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article58681918.html#storylink=rss Illness struck customers at the restaurant at 7030 W. 105th St. last week

Shawnee Mission students are among the cases

More lab results are expected

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Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:44:56 CST

Eddie V’s Prime Seafood is opening Plaza area restaurant http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article58494573.html#storylink=rss Eddie V’s will open in the former Ruth’s Chris Steak House space at 700 W. 47th St., Suite 115

Highwoods files suit against tenant Mojo Cycling Studio Plaza, seeking nearly $40,000 in unpaid rent

A sign at Cold Stone Creamery at 114 W. 47th St. says it is closed until March 1 for remodeling

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Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:26:55 CST

The Cashew in downtown KC is changing owners, name and concept http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article58130108.html#storylink=rss Zach Marten and Bret Springs have leased the 20,000-square-foot, four-story building at 2000 Grand Blvd.

They plan to close it on Feb. 13 and reopen in mid-May with a new name and new concept

They also own Coal Vines on the Plaza, Westport Ale House in Westport and RND Corner Grille in Lawrence

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 09:42:26 CST

Third Twisted Fresh opens in Northland http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/816-north-business/article58292653.html#storylink=rss Locally owned Twisted Fresh has opened in the Village at Burlington Creek, 6131 N.W. 63rd Terrace

The first Twisted Fresh opened in Shawnee in 2010 and another in Overland Park in 2012

The menu includes hot and cold wraps with a choice of four flavors of tortillas, as well as sandwiches, tacos and burritos

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:37:17 CST

Kansas, Kansas City restaurant health inspections for Feb. 4 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article58384268.html#storylink=rss Area restaurants and grocery stores with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations: Grinders Stonewall, Arthur Bryant’s in KCK, Cosentino’s Downtown Market, Woodyard Bar-B-Que, Grand Slam and Mama Lily’s

Most violations are corrected at the time of the inspection

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Thu, 04 Feb 2016 08:44:01 CST

Ingredient True Eatery closes in Leawood’s Park Place http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article57993198.html#storylink=rss Ingredient opened at 11563 Ash St. in 2008

Bread & Butter Concepts became a minority partner a year ago and has been managing the restaurant

The majority partner decided to close the operation; it shut down Sunday

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Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:35:46 CST

Culinary power couple dishes on the sweet (and savory) life http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ink/ink-food-drink/article57997768.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Feb 2016 16:49:49 CST

London’s calling: Boys from Britain brush up on their KC-style barbecue skills http://www.kansascity.com/living/food-drink/article58047378.html#storylink=rss Founders of Bodean’s BBQ Smoke House in London return to KC for a second pilgrimage

In the 14 years since their first trip, Bodean’s has cornered the British market with Kansas City-style barbecue

The explosive competition barbecue scene in Europe also has helped push the food’s popularity overseas

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Tue, 02 Feb 2016 19:20:09 CST

Illness strikes customers of Buffalo Wild Wings on 105th Street in Overland Park http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article58007468.html#storylink=rss At least 10 people, including some Shawnee Mission students, suffered a gastrointestinal illness after visiting the restaurant last week

An inspection Saturday turned up 17 code violations

The company closed the restaurant one day for cleaning “out of an abundance of caution”

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Tue, 02 Feb 2016 17:19:48 CST

New Theatre Restaurant spends $40,000 on cleanup after more than 600 sickened http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article57797308.html#storylink=rss So far more than 600 people have reported illness after attending performances at the Overland Park theater

Most of them reported becoming sick after attending shows between Jan. 15 and 19

Germicide Pro spent six hours cleaning the facility on Friday

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Mon, 01 Feb 2016 17:34:39 CST

At Kansas City’s wine bars, it’s not always the wine that comes first http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article57730818.html#storylink=rss At two of Kansas City area’s wine bars, the food is as important as the wine

Tannin Wine Bar & Kitchen and Louie’s Wine Dive work hard to create the perfect food and wine experience

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Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:19:37 CST

Barley Bus Brewery Tour takes you inside KC breweries, distilleries — with samples http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article57367913.html#storylink=rss Kansas City’s new Barley Bus Brewery Tours stops at area breweries, distilleries and one winery

Afternoon tours are offered Friday through Sunday

Stops are in Crossroads, North Kansas City, East Bottoms and West Bottoms

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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 17:19:05 CST

NKC Dog brings the taste of Chicago and KC to the Northland http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article57243283.html#storylink=rss New owner takes over running NKC Dog in North Kansas City

NKC Dog offers a variety of hot dogs, including an authentic Chicago Dog

NKC Dog’s specialty is the KC Dog — an Italian Sausage topped with bacon, onions and KC BBQ Sauce

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Fri, 29 Jan 2016 09:21:15 CST

Kansas City Restaurant Week introduced me to Dining Experience at Kauffman Center http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article57153883.html#storylink=rss Kansas City Restaurant Week officially ended Jan. 24

The event had 185 participating restaurants, the largest number in its history

Some restaurants extended their menus a few days

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 18:14:45 CST

With nearly 400 sick, norovirus investigation at New Theatre Restaurant expands http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article57106978.html#storylink=rss The Kansas health department has found more than 390 people who reported illness

It would like to hear from all people who attended performances since Jan. 15

Four people who became ill following Jan. 17 show have laboratory specimens that confirm norovirus

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 15:49:52 CST

Kansas, Kansas City restaurant inspections for Jan. 28 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article57041223.html#storylink=rss Area restaurants with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations

Includes restaurants in Bonner Springs, KCK, Lenexa, Mission, the Northland, Olathe, Overland Park, and Westport

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 12:15:55 CST

More than 100 people are sickened after norovirus outbreak at New Theatre Restaurant http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article56886713.html#storylink=rss The health department has found more than 100 people who reported illness

Four people who became ill following a Jan. 17 show have laboratory specimens that confirmed norovirus

KDHE has not had any reports of illness from people attending the theater on any other day

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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 16:14:24 CST

Hey tourists, Kansas City is more than barbecue, says Visit KC http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article56860683.html#storylink=rss KC is known for barbecue, sure, but we’re more than burnt ends

Visit KC is starting to promote eclectic neighborhood eateries across the metro

Watch a video of Visit KC’s Ronnie Burt on promoting our city’s food

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Wed, 27 Jan 2016 14:32:36 CST

Craving fried chicken? These six KC-area restaurants are a must http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article56658183.html#storylink=rss Kansas Citians love fried chicken

In 2013, we rounded up six restaurants serving great fried chicken

Places include O’Neill’s Restaurant & Bar in Leawood and Galvin’s Dinnerhouse in St. Joseph

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 14:20:09 CST

Thai dishes shine brightest at Spices Asian Restaurant in North Kansas City http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/restaurants/article56507398.html#storylink=rss The North Kansas City restaurant is the second from David and Jessi Chouang, owners of Bangkok Pavilion

The large starters menu offers many items of note, including garlic wings, curry puffs and Thai sausage

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 03:00:00 CST

Dewey’s Pizza opening in Ranch Mart South http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article56698213.html#storylink=rss The Cincinnati, Ohio-based chain is entering the market with an Overland Park location and more are planned

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken is scheduling a Feb. 8 opening at 2816 W. 47th Ave. in Kansas City, Kan.

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 16:47:50 CST

Chef Lidia Bastianich stars in new Visit KC tourism video http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article56444440.html#storylink=rss Italian chef and restaurateur stars in a promotional video aimed at bringing business tourists to KC

Visit KC has been working to create more food-focused videos

Video topics include barbecue, pizza, coffee, craft beer, farm-to-table dining and much more

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Mon, 25 Jan 2016 09:44:46 CST

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken sets Feb. 8 opening in Kansas City, Kan. http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article56370425.html#storylink=rss The Memphis-based chain is entering the market with a location at 2816 W. 47th Ave.

It is known for its fried chicken as well as sides like fried green tomatoes and baked beans

It will be near Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que, Taco Republic and Lulu’s Asian Bistro

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Sun, 24 Jan 2016 14:18:17 CST

Overland Park’s Llywelyn’s Pub will open a Lee’s Summit location http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article56168520.html#storylink=rss Llywelyn’s Pub plans a Feb. 24 opening at 301 S.E. Douglas St. in downtown Lee’s Summit

Updates on five other Lee’s Summit restaurants and one new clothing store

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 18:14:59 CST

Two places have raised the bar on bar food http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article56036990.html#storylink=rss Valuing food prepared with passion and skill doesn’t make you a food snob

The Well in Waldo and Barley’s Brewhaus in Overland Park have raised the bar on bar food

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 08:41:43 CST

Kansas City Barbeque Society celebrates 30th anniversary http://www.kansascity.com/living/liv-columns-blogs/chow-town/article55850085.html#storylink=rss Nearly 400 members of the Kansas City Barbeque Society met recently to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the organization

Famous Dave Anderson shared how he turned his backyard grill into a $500 million barbecue empire

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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 13:19:30 CST

Northland’s new Shops at Antioch & Vivion will include Dickey’s BBQ http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816-north/article55700820.html#storylink=rss The Northland’s new Shops at Antioch & Vivion will have Dickey’s as a tenant

Dunkin’ Donuts opens restaurant with drive-thru at 6050 N.E. Antioch Road

Twisted Fresh opens in the Village at Burlington Creek

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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:47:29 CST

Kansas, Kansas City restaurant health inspections for Jan. 20 http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article55625725.html#storylink=rss Area restaurants with 7 or more priority or critical health code violations

Includes operations in KCK, the Northland, Olathe, Overland Park and the West Bottoms

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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:07:40 CST

Three Lee’s Summit restaurant updates http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article55283995.html#storylink=rss 810 Zone has temporarily closed in SummitWoods Crossing for a remodeling and more. It is scheduled to reopen in early March

Bonchon recently shut down in Summit Woods Crossing

Freebirds World Burrito closed this month in Summit Fair

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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 12:55:12 CST