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6227 Brookside Plz, Kansas City, MO 64113-1607 (62nd Terrace)
MAX
816-214-8454
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Good for:
Casual Dining

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Visitor rating
  • 22
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Something different

We are trying to branch out and visit different restaurants, instead of just sticking with our favorites. Julian was a great place to start this process! The food was very good, cooked perfectly, not oversauced, right sized proportions and just very good tasting food! We started with the pretzel... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
nightowlmom
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Kansas City, MO
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Kansas City, MO
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

We are trying to branch out and visit different restaurants, instead of just sticking with our favorites. Julian was a great place to start this process! The food was very good, cooked perfectly, not oversauced, right sized proportions and just very good tasting food! We started with the pretzel bites with cheese sauce, the cheese dip was the best part.... More 

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Top Contributor
281 reviews 281 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had heard this place was a must and decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. The staff was all very knowledgeable and on top of things. The place is small and intimate and the open kitchen allows you to see what is going on. The food was amazing and cooked perfectly. Try the trout and the... More 

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Covington, Georgia
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Due to the chef's reputation, we hoped for excellent food. Three were in our party. We each ordered different dishes from the top recommended ones. The brussels sprouts, I was told, were cooked very deliciously. The other starters and entrees were mediocre, low nutritional value, and high priced. The service was great and the atmosphere was fine.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

My wife and I stop for the night in Kansas City when traveling from home in St. Louis to see her family in rural Kansas. Julian is our go-to restaurant for the stop-over. Third visit this week. The people are delightful, the room soothing and the food always exceptional. Chef Celina Tio makes creative cuisine affordably priced. We'll be back.

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Waco, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

This is a fantastic little restaurant in Kansas City. I had the scallops and my wife had the crispy pork shoulder. My wife's dish was out of this world good. Chef Tio was on hand and made sure we were well taken care of. The service here was fantastic. The food was fantastic. I can't wait to go back.

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I had dinner here recently and I was thrilled that they had the crispy pork shoulder square thing on the menu as a special. I may not know the exact name of the item but it goes back to when they first opened and I’ve always ordered it when available. My wife had the braised beef and... More 

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mission hills ks
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

was an unusual Saturday in august when the temperature was just past 80 in the bustling shopping area of brookside. seated on the patio we shared the house smoked salmon deviled eggs, chicken pot pie and Chocolate Ganache With Dark Truth Stout Caramel. delicious. chef/owner Celina Tio's inventive menu can be off putting to some but she regularly hits home... More 

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America
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

I was so excited to eat at Julian since Chef Tio created one of the most memorable meals of my life while at her stint at The American. Now, I knew this was not meant to be the same type of experience, but I was still excited to see her take on more casual fare. The restaurant is quaint, with... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We absolutely love Julian! After half a dozen visits, we have consistently gotten great meals as well remarkably friendly service in a comfortable atmosphere. The food is amazing, the drinks top notch and you can come in your street clothes without feeling like anyone is looking down at you.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

If you don't think you can afford fabulous food you need to eat at Julian in Brookside, Missouri. The chef is personable and accommodating. Try the Sunday night "special." You choose three or four courses and she cooks you a wonderful meal based on foods in season. I have never been disappointed. Also, sometimes I am hesitant to ask a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6227 Brookside Plz, Kansas City, MO 64113-1607
    (62nd Terrace)
  • Public Transportation: MAX
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 816-214-8454

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?