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Pizza, American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen
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417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1409
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
good sandwiches

We enjoyed eating here during Fed Up Fest - the sandwiches were good. They had many craft beers you could try.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Ontario, Canada
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This would be a great place to hang out when the weather gets cool! Fun outdoor area. My Philly Cheesesteak sandwich was awesome! The Cherry Limeade drink is the BOMB!! :)

Thank Soccamomma1316
Fort Leonard Wood
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place to hang out - we spent the evening drinking cold beer, eating salads and pizzas and trying several other dishes - great atmosphere, music - just an all around good time. Great value. Pizza had to have been the best in KC. And - the average age for our table was 60 plus. Enjoy!

Thank KWayneB
Ontario, Canada
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63 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed eating here during Fed Up Fest - the sandwiches were good. They had many craft beers you could try.

Thank tkbrady
Roswell, New Mexico
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Tried this place out after seeing it on the Food Network and had a great time. The pizza was incredible and loved the decor. We also saw a great band on the stage out back. If you get the opportunity don't pass up the chance to come here.

Thank Tony H
Kansas City, Kansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Loved it and service was great! The food was good both times I have been there. was busy but we got right in and set at the bar and ate at the bar.

Thank becky10138
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1,001 reviews
656 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

This is definitely a hole in a wall place with good food. It was featured on food network. We tried the pizza and Philly steak grinder. the pizza was decent. The grinder was delicious like in Philly!!!

Thank Autumn M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

If you leave even with a wrist band you can't return. Left to find a primitive Porta Jon no return to the concert. What a freaken joke 100 bucks for a two hour line and Now SHOW breaking Benjamin

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Lexington, Kentucky
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

This is a popular, funky eatery on 18th Street in downtown Kansas City. The food is good. I had a Philly cheesesteak. I hope the server was just having a bad day because she was very curt and spoiled an otherwise good experience.

Thank Lucinda411
Chicago vicinity
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215 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We saw Grinders on DDD and I wanted to try the pizza. (It's a dive.) I like trying unusual pizza combos so the Bengal Tiger was a natural choice. I'm happy that I tried it but won't be rushing back for another. The Wife went with their gluten free pepperoni and was pleased. Quirky? Lively? Not when we were there.... More 

Thank BigTool
Chicago, Illinois
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161 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

I want to this place because of Triple D and it was a great place. I was there during some music show outside in their music garden or whatever they call, but it was busy. The bar seating is great, you get up close and personal with other people and the kitchen is right there. Very lively place and the... More 

Thank hart277

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: 816-472-5454

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen


Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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