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1713 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108
816-471-2616
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Ranked #48 of 1,214 Restaurants in Kansas City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Creperie
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner
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English first
Miami, Florida
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121 reviews 121 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
252 helpful votes 252 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Since I was visiting friends, I took initiative in looking for new places to try. Luckily before getting to KC, I read a Travel & Leisure's article about the best breakfast in the nation, and Chez Elle was on the list. My friend and I arrived early enough before the line of people. We ordered the Fromage: Brie, bacon, pesto,... More 

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Middle of America
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

A recent Saturday morning outing found us in an out-of-the-way location at Chez Elle. The crepes were wonderful, the coffee delicious and the cocktails tasty. With a wide variety of both savory and sweet crepes there's something here for everyone. Enjoy!

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Joplin, Missouri, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Even after living in Kansas City in graduate school, I was relatively unfamiliar with this part of downtown. The neighborhood is adorable, the crepes (savory please) were delicious, and the French press coffee was just what we needed before we got on the highway to home.

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Roeland Park, Kansas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We recently stopped for dessert at Chez Elle follwoing a lunchtime meeting. Some newly remodeled elements and cozy atmosphere make this a fun place to have a leisurely coffee/tea and dessert. The chocolate crepe with chocolate mousse and creme anglaise and the "Patriote" (strawberries, blueberries, bananas, creme anglaise) are a must try. Attention: the crepes are BIG! Might want to... More 

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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129 reviews 129 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

The coffee is good. My daughter loved her sweet crepe. My wife's quiche was nothing like a normal quiche. It was not at all "eggy," and was advertised as cheese, provolone cheese, and carrot. There was one dried thin slice of tomato on top, and it contained what appeared to be ground spinach throughout. It was very garlicky, as well.... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Great crepes. Best lobster bisque of any we have had anywhere around the country. Good coffee nice atmosphere. Overall nice experience

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Leawood, Kansas
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205 reviews 205 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This little creperie, at 17th Street & Summit, will make you feel like you are back in Paris, France – Not Kansas City, Missouri !! They have better crepes than we had in Normandy or Paris ! And their soups are wonderful. Be Prepared – their crepes are large, excellent, and filling. We had the soup of the day (a... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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201 reviews 201 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Service was good, Crepes were yummy - we had some savory and some sweet. Coffee was ok. Cute neighborhood, love the eclectic vibe.

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Plano, Texas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

very nice small place with lots of good foods to choose from. has a paris atmosphere that i liked very well. Waiters are very good and nice. Definitely coming back here for mora food.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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133 reviews 133 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I've already reviewed this place and like the crepes - it's the only place in KC to get one that I know of and they are good. But the reason I am writing another review is because when I went back for another visit, I had a coconut macaroon. The clouds parted and the heavens started to sing. Oh my.... More 

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Additional Information about Chez Elle

Address: 1713 Summit, Kansas City, MO 64108
Phone Number: 816-471-2616
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Creperie

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