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Happy Gillis Cafe & Hangout

549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (5 reviews)
8:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe
549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

My sister & I went for lunch, & our sammiches were most excellent! I ordered the Pulled Pork with Kimchi, they don't cheat y'all on the serving & the Kimchi was kickin'! She ordered the Pimento Grilled Cheese, & that was also very tasty. The...More

Thank SoJoDeLaHoho
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Good food. good vibe. friendly people everywhere well executed , interesting food made from quality ingredients.

Thank Ancalagan
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Our son recommended a late breakfast here a month ago. So glad he did. Although the menu is brief and concise, the quaint qualities and use of local, natural, fresh, ingredients and wholesomeness prevailed. My wife and I, my son John and friend Rosie enjoyed...More

Thank BuddyTX
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

KC friends took me here and I was impressed. I had a creative and very tasty oatmeal and egg dish. With bacon and squash too.

Thank Yamachaser
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Everything I have ever thought about breakfast has been a lie. The place is tiny, but a seat always seems to magically just open up once you are ready to sit down. The menu is small, but the options are fresh and SO SO good....More

Thank travelcal033
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Can I just say how much I love this place? After hearing great reviews from those living in Columbus Park and friends traveling from the suburbs to visit, I knew I had to make a trip. Girlfriends in tow, I made my way on a...More

Thank finertasteskc
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We saw this place on DDD. It's the sort of place that you'd expect to see on that show- a small neighborhood diner with a sophisticated menu. We had breakfast here and it was superb. I had the green eggs and ham (pesto) and the...More

Thank BigTool
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We stopped by here for lunch one day on our way home from errands. The neighborhood is so picturesque with lots of historic buildings. It was easy to find street parking nearby. There were several outdoor tables on the sidewalk in the shade, but we...More

Thank Lovtorun
Reviewed 18 July 2015

First let me say, "Redeye Gravy & Grits" perfectly cooked grits, with shreds of country ham, very thin sliced pickled celery for a little acidity. Topped with "corn nuts" which had the most perfectly little crunch. You also get a soft egg on the side....More

Thank carolyn h
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We spent most of our time in a completely different part of KC so when the GPS took us here we were completely confused as to where we were. It was hidden in a little neighborhood that seems to be becoming re-established. In any event,...More

Thank BrewersMom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
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