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4807 Jefferson St, Kansas City, MO
816-994-3393
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10:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Fri 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Tasty burgers

Came here with family for a quick bite prior to visiting the Nelson. The establishment is very bright and open with lots of nice seating options. I ordered the Smoken Joe Burger, and the mix of (raw) jalapenos, onions, and barbecue sauce was a nice balance - not too spicy for my tastes, but a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 29, 2014
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Golden, Colorado
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Golden, Colorado
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Came here with family for a quick bite prior to visiting the Nelson. The establishment is very bright and open with lots of nice seating options. I ordered the Smoken Joe Burger, and the mix of (raw) jalapenos, onions, and barbecue sauce was a nice balance - not too spicy for my tastes, but a good kick. I wasn't sure... More 

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Joplin, MO
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208 reviews 208 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The build your own selection of salads, the fresh sandwiches and the lye kettle sized soup bowls make this place a great choice for lunch when on the Plaza. Third time here and I've tried one of each, and each time was very satisfied. They also offer sidewalk seating for nice days of taking lunch outside. This place is worth... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Nice variety of ingredients and salads. Staff very accommodating and friendly. Great location on the Plaza.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Great food, fun décor. Nice time for family to relax and talk while enjoying a healthy lunch. Our college graduate and his girlfriend also frequent the restaurant.

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Warren, Michigan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

In town on a Monday night. Quiet place with good customer service. Wanted something not crowded. Had "Black Bean Soup" and a sandwich "Salmon BST" Grilled salmon, apple wood‏ smoked bacon, baby spinach, roma tomato & avocado w/ warm maple balsamic vinaigrette. Delicious combination. Full walking out and satisfied.

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Boonville, Missouri
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Tried this restaurant. Used the restroom and found it less than clean. As people ate and left there were tables sitting with food on them the whole time we were eating. Also, when served our order, which took a while, some of the food slipped and fell on the table. He just said, "sorry" and stood there. Will not be... More 

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Ingredient has a nice menu with pizza, salads, soups, and sandwiches. I had the Yard Bird hot sandwich and I enjoyed it. I also had the pepper chips, which were kettle chips with a Cajun spice. The service was fine, but didn't feel like they were making much of an effort to be friendly.

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Noblesville, Indiana
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Decided to try it because I'm generally a fan of chef owned/operated restaurants that have different menus. This place has an amazing menu, I would just order something other than the turkey burger. My order wasn't right (although they fixed it) and the food was just ok. If you are concerned about price, a burger, cup of soup, and fountain... More 

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Flower Mound, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

While in town for a training, my team and I headed here for lunch when it was suggested to us by another colleague who is a local. Our lunch was very tasty, and a good value for the $$. The only downside was how dirty this place was. The area that you get your fountain drink, napkins, condiments, and silverware... More 

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Alton, IL
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

We eat here just about every time we are in KC. Fresh, made to order hamburgers and salads and more.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4807 Jefferson St, Kansas City, MO
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 816-994-3393

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 12
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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