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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $45
CUISINES
German, European, Contemporary, Central European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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VORSPEISEN - STARTERS‎
Please visit our website affarekc.com for updated menus. Thank you!
Badische Schneckensuppe
Escargot chowder, terragon, profiteroles
10
Salatteller - Salad Platter
Artisan greens, beet-apple salad, pecan encrusted goat cheese, marinated cabbage, oranges, herb vinaigrette
10
Geräucherter SpinatslaSmoked spinach salad
Spinach, apples, walnuts, nettle cheese, bacon vinaigrette, applewood smoke
12
Wildteller - Wild Game Platter
Game meat platter, cold smoked duck breast, cured & smoked venison loin wild boar terrine, chanterelle salad, pickled red onions, rye toast
20
Maultaschen - Veal & sausage ravioli
Caramelized onions, beef consomme
12
FISCHGERICHTE - SEAFOOD‎
Forelle - Trout
Almond crust, caper butter, spinach, yukon gold potatoes 18/24
Risotto vom Tintenfisch - Smoked octopus risotto
Scallop, shrimp, farm fresh yolk, squid ink crisp
26
Bouillabaisse
Lobster,‎ scallop, shrimp, mussels, lobster broth, fennel, tomato, saffron, saffron garlic aioli, crouton
32
FLEISCHGERICHTE - MEAT‎
Hirschmedaillons - Venison mignons
Bacon wrapper, red wine shallots, stone fruit compote, potato-leek confit, black truffle
36
Margret Ente - Duck
Duck breast, duck croquette, duck sausage, duck liver, blueberry reduction, carrot puree
32
Geschmorter Sauerbraten - Braised beef shoulder
Red wine marinade, raisins, pumpernickel, jus, red cabbage, potato dumpling
28
Kalbsgeschnetzeltes - Veal emince
Mushroom brandy cream, butterspätzle
26
AFFÄRE TO SHÄRE‎
Sea Platter
Seared scallops, tempura fried shrimp, Affäre’s octopus bacon, smoked salmon spread, Horseradish-potato purée, aioli, flat bread
28
Aufschnittplatte - Charcuterie Platter
Affäre charcuterie, German deli meats, cheeses, house made pickles,  Affäre’s bread selection. 18/12
Hausgemachte Bratwürste - Artisan Brats
Made in house, using traditional recipes and local meats. Choose from six kinds.
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Reviewed yesterday

Came for the THE PAINTED TABLE desert. Very good and very different. They lay a plate glass on the table top and paint it with various icing's and cream. Then the desert of various cakes and cookies on top of that. Had this with a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Sir G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful meals. Gluten free accommodations from their modern German menu are available. The staff is great and knowledgeable.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank brumba50
Reviewed September 3, 2019

What a gem in the Crossroads District of downtown KC....and right on the streetcar line! Nothing real exciting or German from the exterior or interior really either, but the food is excellent. The menu appreciates some of the traditional German fare and explodes with a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Flipper1954
Katrin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to post this wonderful review of our restaurant! We very much appreciate this and look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed August 26, 2019

Some people think German food is nothing but sausages and sauerkraut, but this restaurant helps put that silly idea to rest. The chilled tomato soup with saffron and lobster was delicious. The mushroom schnitzel was also very good as was the currywurst (yeah, had to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank JoshPeterson84
Reviewed August 6, 2019

When you think "Fine American Restaurant", you don't immediately jump to hotdogs and hamburgers. Unfortunately, when you hear "fine German Food" most people think schnitzel or wurst.... This restaurant is a truly great restaurant in every sense of that word. AND it's roots are in...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank GJMCL3
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

Who goes to KC for German food? Well...we did and it was the best restaurant we visited while we were there. It’s right on the KC Streetcar line, so it’s easily accessible. There weren’t a lot of people in there on a weeknight, but that...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank jtaylor2448
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2019

Thank you very much for your review. I will take a look at the pretzel sticks. It could have been a one time off. I really appreciate the feedback. Danke

Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

We have been hearing wonderful things about Affare. So glad we decided to eat brunch there. Parking is very easy. Food was exquisite. Service from Matthew was wonderful. He was very helpful in guiding us through the menu and giving us suggestions. The Bryan Hicks...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank HallMarkers
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed appetizers, entrees, cocktails and wine. The service was superb. It’s especially nice to see the owner greeting and seating customers and ensuring all is good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank RondaKansasCity
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

A wide ranging menu that has something for everyone from vegetables to veal, beef, and seafood. Every dish uses very fresh ingredients with very appealing presentation. We sampled the seafood platter with excellent shrimp and scallops, veal and the most most inventive and tasty duck...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank msR594UQ
Reviewed May 30, 2019

This place has a mystique among some KC foodies, that I don't get. We were there on a Saturday night. Decent service from hostess and waitress, but not overly friendly, more "business like". Menu was eclectic and some items not available. Very pricey for the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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lpreusch
July 19, 2017|
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Response from DavidF632 | Reviewed this property |
Suit and tie with top hat and heavy long coat! 🤣 No, summertime is casual cool!
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cecilialuisa
November 12, 2015|
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Response from NEcm104 | Reviewed this property |
Their website allows reservations on 26th so it looks like Yes. I would call to be sure though.
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