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Empanada Madness

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906 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2341
+1 816-503-6931
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good44%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“shredded beef” (5 reviews)
“arepas” (25 reviews)
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Latin, Venezuelan, South American
906 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2341
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Liked tamale wrapped in leaf with beef, olives, raisins, beef empanada was deep fried, greasy but good. Lots of typical South American dishes

Thank Sheryl J
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

We visited this place today for the first time. I searched Google for "Venezuelan food in Kansas City" and this was one of the places that was listed. We drove 40 minutes to try it and we are so glad we did! (Wepa) We have...More

Thank Don D
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Finally tried after all of the hype from Royals catcher Salvador Perez. Our waitress Alejandra was very kind we asked her recommendations. You must try the Chica (Horchata). I tried the Chicken Pastelito, Ham & Cheese Arepa, Potato Egg & Cheese Empanada with a side...More

Thank Selena R
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

I so wanted to give this place a 5-star because the food is definitely worth it. The arepas were unbelievably delicious as well as the empanadas. But the service was lousy. I had to get up and ask for refills twice. I was hoping for...More

Thank Geepsmom
Reviewed July 25, 2017

I've been reading in the KC Star Newspaper about how KC Royals Catcher and Venezuelan Native Salvador Perez raves about this place called Empanada Madness on Southwest Blvd so I had to give it a try. Most recently I read that they were opening a...More

Thank Linda V
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Many people assume empanadas are a Mexican food staple and might come in expecting lots of cheese laden, saucy food. This is not so. The empanadas and arepas are light and delicious with beef and chicken fillings. You will find beans and rice, but the...More

Thank Andrea H
Reviewed April 19, 2017

Unfriendly owners and greasy food! How does this place stay in business? Is it for real? Although there were no customers when we walked in, we were ignored by the 3 owners: No smile or acknowledgement what-so-ever. They talked among themselves, in Spanish... Feeling like...More

Thank kentucky m
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Empanada Madness is a little gem in the Crossroads District. I had heard great things about the place before going and was blown away by the food. The empanadas are what they are known for and they are delicious, but my favorites are the arepas...More

Thank slday0825
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Took the family for lunch last weekend and WOW what a great meal. Super friendly staff. Food was great too! We tried empanadas, arepas, and two different appetizers and shared amongst the five of us. The hit was definitely the plantains with chicken/avocado salad on...More

Thank jcamis
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We ate there on a Monday at lunch. It was very busy and they server had trouble keeping up. We had to wait a short while for a table. It is a Venezuelan based menu so we were not sure what to expect. It is...More

Thank Frank B
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Shirl M
August 27, 2016|
Response from Julie W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shirl- According to their website Empanada Madness should be open today 8/28 11:30-5 and 10:30-8 for the rest of the week. They're phone # is 816)503-6931 you may want to call just to make sure! I hope this helps and I... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 906 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2341
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-503-6931
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