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The Bite

23 E 3rd St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1004
+1 816-503-6059
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“tamales” (10 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
23 E 3rd St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1004
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

We were traveling back to the airport - a trip of several hours - and wanted to avoid of the chains and the fried food options along the way. We did a search for vegan options knowing that we would get a healthier choice on...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed July 7, 2018

All of the reviews are bullsh#t. This is the WORST place to eat. Awful atmosphere, rude employees, overpriced crap food. I ordered a tamale, but I was served a piece of cornbread. I'm vegetarian and ordered soy chorizo on top of my "tamale" i paid...More

Thank Marie A
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I got the Kicken Chicken & it was good but my husbands short-rib sandwich was better. The potatoes side was also good but the grilled Brussels sprouts were great. I would definitely recommend this place if your shopping in City Market and wanting to grab...More

Thank kameronl
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

OK so I was very delighted when my non-vegan lover took me here for a Friday night late/quick dinner. They have vegan items clearly marked and at their recommendation I ordered the KO-FU sandwich. We also shared side orders of the brussels sprouts and potatoes...More

Thank michellelS1562ZY
Reviewed June 28, 2017

We ate here on a Monday...I had no idea that nearly all of the restaurants in the City Market area were closed on Mondays! The Bite has an eclectic menu with tamales as well as sandwiches. I got a sandwich called "The Toadstool", a mushroom...More

1  Thank gabi_kansas
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Read all the reviews and decided to stop here for a sandwich on my way to Lawrence from Chicago instead of Pigwich. The place is in a great location w tons of other restaurants and shops which was pretty cool. Just not sure I made...More

Thank Joemar714
Reviewed May 11, 2017

I stumbled into this tiny sandwich shop because I was hungry - not because I was looking or it....but I'm going back because the food was great. I had the "Kickin' Chicken" and would recommend it to anyone. Excellent!

1  Thank Jon C
Reviewed March 15, 2017

My husband and I recently ate lunch here. It is a small place with limited seating. So we made sure not to go until after 1pm .. Even at that it was consistently busy while we were there. We had the kickin' chicken sandwich, el...More

1  Thank kstravlr_25
Reviewed February 9, 2017

My husband and I have been to The Bite twice now. I had purchased a Groupon the first time we went. We were ABSOLUTELY blown away by the delicious sandwiches that we had. Second time we went was just a couple of days ago...the food...More

1  Thank maxwell263
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

In the best way possible!!! This place is a gem! Love the wonderful combinations of flavors... so simple why didn't we think of that! So good it can't be reproduced! One of a kind place!

1  Thank tonyv876
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April 7, 2017|
Response from tonyv876 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You can sit outdoors.. technically... it's like a large outdoor covered canopy walkway... that sounds confusing but it fresh air but covered from sun..
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 E 3rd St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1004
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-503-6059
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