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Address: 1823 Highland Ave, Kansas City, MO 64112
Phone Number: 816 471 5212
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Sat - Sun 12:00 am - 6:00 am
Activities: Nightlife

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Best jazz jam, really authentic

Take a nap first, the music starts at 1AM on Friday and Saturday nights. It's worth it, even to us older folks. You feel like you're listening to the next Charlie Parker, yet to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2014
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Take a nap first, the music starts at 1AM on Friday and Saturday nights. It's worth it, even to us older folks. You feel like you're listening to the next Charlie Parker, yet to be discovered. The musicians put their heart and sole into it and you feel like they're playing for great jazz themselves as much as for us.... More 

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Kansas City, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2007

I've been to a lot of places and heard a lot of music, but for atmosphere, quality of music and people, the Foundation is absolutely the best ever. Go Friday and Saturday nights after midnight for the jams. Just freaking gorgeous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2007

One of the two choices to go in Kansas City when the bars close up at 3am (the other being the boats). You pay a "donation" for everything: entry, food, beer. Don't ask, don't tell applies here. Damn near BEST jazz music in town. Stay until sun comes up. Crowd mostly white and upper middle class. About a block south... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2003

this is it!there is no better jazz jam in the world than @ MMF on saturday night. the atmosphere is contemporary, but the vibe is as real as it gets.this joint is worth the trip from anywhere.all types acceptedcasual dress2-6 am saturdays$5 donation.

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