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2450 Grand Blvd Ste 113, Kansas City, MO 64108-2516
(816) 472-5959
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11:00 am - 1:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:30 am

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  • 21
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  • 32
    Very good
  • 32
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  • 23
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Paper plates at a sit down restaurant.

Stopped in here during Good Friday afternoon. Seated quickly in the Street Car. Nice place to eat and people watch in the mall. Our soda orders were brought in tall, bar glasses. Were told by our server that refills should be limited to two! In taking our food order, our waitress mentioned the Fish... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
JrBill
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Hazelwood, Missouri
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 NEW

All servers and staff were on the top of their game. I had less than a half hour until a conference responsibility and they got me in and out with by sitting at the bar with the best service and food I could've hoped for. The bartender who served me my pepsi was knowledgable about baseball and friendly. Great atmosphere... More 

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Hazelwood, Missouri
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80 reviews 80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Stopped in here during Good Friday afternoon. Seated quickly in the Street Car. Nice place to eat and people watch in the mall. Our soda orders were brought in tall, bar glasses. Were told by our server that refills should be limited to two! In taking our food order, our waitress mentioned the Fish n' Chips so I ordered that.... More 

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Derby, Kansas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Normally I'm all about trying new places, and ironically since I started writing reviews I am eager all the more. However, this one was a complete bummer. We were seated at a table that was considerably close to another that had kids running about, and the table top was extremely sticky. I had my two youngest with me (8 and... More 

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Columbus, Kansas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We were looking for a place to hit for lunch while at Crown Center. My intention was to eat at Fritz's, but there was a long line and my husband and 7-year old son were not in the mood to wait so we stopped here. Lesson learned, if one place has a long line and one place has no line,... More 

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Tucson Arizona
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241 reviews 241 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
1,619 helpful votes 1,619 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

After many huge and heavy dinners, we wanted something simple and tasty. Others had recommended this little restaurant, and said that their hamburgers are so good. We went, and my husband did have a very good burger with fries. I had the "Grilled Knockwurst" with cole slaw, and it was delicious. We've become fans of Boulevard Beer (local), and it... More 

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kc
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

What a lot of the reviewers don't know is this little trolley has been around KC for maybe 50 years...starting out at 43rd and Main. Used to be the place to be on a Saturday night...and it held up nicely for awhile after the move to Crown Center. Appears that it's gone to hell.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

It's now 3:30am and I'm still awake. Why? My husband and I went to enjoy Christmas time at crown center. After some shopping we decided to go eat. My husband wanted pizza, but I thought this restaurant looked nice. I should have (I hate admitting this) listened to him. He had the cheeseburger and I the tenderloin. The fries were... More 

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Kansas
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206 reviews 206 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This was our second choice when visiting Crown Center for a day of Christmas Festivities. Our first choice was Fritz's but the line was super long. Noon was a crazy time but there was no wait at Street Car Named Desire. Although there were table empty both in the garden area and the restaurant area, we were told the only... More 

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denver
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The name is catchy and the location is great, but it is just missing something. It seems very lazy to me. paper plates, horrible food. Ordered a BLT and it had a couple slices of bacon and 2 pieces of toast that looked like a cheap version of Sarah Lee Bread that you make for kids lunches. Lettuce and tomato... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This was connected to the hotel which made it east to walk to. We just had sandwiches but the food was good and came out quickly

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2450 Grand Blvd Ste 113, Kansas City, MO 64108-2516
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: (816) 472-5959
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:30 am

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