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City Diner

301 N Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO 64116
+1 816-471-5121
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Diner
301 N Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO 64116
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Here's an out of the way place to meet for breakfast in a true diner setting. Friendly staff, typical diner style.

Thank Mitchell W
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Had egg sandwich on biscuits. Fluffy fresh biscuit. Eggs perfect. Hash browns crispy. Love it! Service outstanding. Must go! Fresh hot coffee. Husband had ham and eggs. So good and fresh. Will return.

Thank girlscoutmother
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This diner is across the street form City Market. Has limited parking in it's lot but plenty across the streets. The street car stops across the street, too. They are only open untl 2pm so breakfast is their specialty. Loved the French Toast. Grandson liked...More

Thank SirPenLadyGwen
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Food prepared quickly and wonderfully, staff was polite and knowledgeable. Our order was hot and taste was great

Thank Mstauf11
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I ate a basic, diner style breakfast, and it was outstanding. Just a little sass from the servers and flavor from the clientele. There were business professionals and a hobo(literally, the guy sitting next to me) and everything in between. I loved it. I went...More

Thank WhiskeyDave
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We stopped here this AM on the way North out of Kansas City to see the Great American Eclipse of 2017. The first thing I noticed as we entered was a LARGE number of KCMO PD officers obviously on their mid-morning break (certainly made me...More

Thank JCareyB
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast here last Saturday. This place has very good food and a great atmosphere. Already planning a trip to try the lunch menu.

Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Located right by the KC City Market, this 50's style diner is a go-to if you're hungry. We stopped her about 40 minutes before they were to close for the day and were happily greeted. The menu included breakfast and lunch items. We ordered a...More

Thank joonbug72
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Oh my! Wonderful. The staff was friendly and fast service and they were packed. Delicious breakfast. Wish we had more time wanted to stay for lunch.

Thank Kelli F
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic lunch with family. Highly recommend this place. Greek chicken wrap was delicious and the sweet potato fries were so yummy.

Thank Annette T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 N Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO 64116
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-471-5121
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