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Webster House

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1644 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1224 (17th)
Accessible to the main thoroughfares between Broadway and Main Streets.
816-221-4713
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 99
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 11
    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
    5 of 5 stars
Beautiful food in a magnificent setting

The Webster House is more than just a restaurant, it is an old mansion that has been transformed into a retail venue featuring unique items while upstairs there are several small intimate dining rooms. The good is exceptional and the service superb. If you are attending a performance at the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Victoria L
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Kansas City, Missouri
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Kansas City, Missouri
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The Webster House is more than just a restaurant, it is an old mansion that has been transformed into a retail venue featuring unique items while upstairs there are several small intimate dining rooms. The good is exceptional and the service superb. If you are attending a performance at the Kauffman center for the Performing Arts, let the wait staff... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I went during KC Restaurant Week and of 7 other places I went during that time this was by the far best, and I said that before I was even served dessert. The meal was perfectly paired, cooked to perfection and service was impeccable.

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Kearney
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Waitstaff is extremely helpful and attentive. Well worth the money to eat at this beautiful place. Had the Pork Shank with pear sauce and it was wonderful. Friends had the Chorizo Crusted Salmon. They remarked that it was the best salmon that they have ever had. When finished or waiting, explore the shops on the main floor.

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Basehor, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

We have season theater tickets at Kauffman Center and the restaurant is included in the view of the beautiful cityscape you can see from the theater lobby. We usually walk down to the Power & Light District for appies or dinner before our show. However, this time we decided to try Webster House. An added incentive was a great offer... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My wife and I celebrated our 15th Anniversary here, our second time dining at the Webster House. Overall, a wonderful experience. The atmosphere is great – classical charm with elegance and an open kitchen view from most of the tables. The entire building has lots of character. The service was top notch and the food was very good. We started... More 

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kansas city,mo
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I love this place. The minute I walked in, I felt like I went back in time and I loved it. I love the idea of having a shop downstairs and dining upstairs (they have an elevator). The food and the service was delicious and it was fresh. It was all around nice , even the bathroom. The portions were... More 

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Before going to the ballet, my family and I decided to stop by the Webster House for dinner. It did not disappoint. The house is gorgeous and has an amazing gift shop full of beautiful things. The dining area was equally beautiful. The food was great and the service spectacular. For an appetizer we ordered the three spreads with crostini;... More 

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Raytown, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Went to the Webster House for Mother's Day. First time I had eaten there. Had the asparagus spring onion soup. It was bland. The kids had a salad whose greens were rusty and way past prime. I decided on the filet Benedict. The potato cake was cold and the steak was rare (I orderes medium rare). Luckily the dessert buffet... More 

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Brasilia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Lovely space, good food and friendly service. Pretty shop on first floor that was even more pricey than the restaurant. Seemed out of the norm for KC. Dessert was just ok. Scallops were really good. Wine list was decent.

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Dallas Center, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I had the scallops and my husband had the salmon - crazy for KC, right? We both thought it was some of the freshest seafood we had ever tasted. The ambiance in this refurbished schoolhouse was amazing. It's worth taking the time to get there early and explore the shops downstairs. Dress up and celebrate - this place is worth... More 

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Additional Information about Webster House

Address: 1644 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1224
Phone Number: 816-221-4713
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
Cuisine: American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1644 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1224
    (17th)
  • Public Transportation: Accessible to the main thoroughfares between Broadway and Main Streets.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 816-221-4713

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 35
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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