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Bluestem

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900 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-3147 (Roanoke)
+1 816-561-1101
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Kansas City, Missouri
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282 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We try to book for an early time, generally 6. The service was very good but not outstanding as if the past. The bar scene was hopping. The little in between courses tastings were excellent we will be waiting for them to show up on the menu. I had the ribeye was excellent pumpkin soup was yummy homemade ricotta was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing food, we had the 5 course menu and it everything was fantastic. Overall a wonderful evening celebrating our 3 year anniversary!

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Marthasville, Missouri
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85 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

From my Pear Milk Punch cocktail to the very last detail, a tiny square of jellied fruit, this was a perfect meal. We opted for the three course menu, sans wine pairings, and each of us chose different selections. Everything was exceptional. The chef's amuse bouche platter was so fun and memorable! I had the foie gras first course (amazing),... More 

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Kansas City
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132 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

First let me say the service was top notch - attentive, but casual and not overdone. The combinations in the 5 course tasting menu were interesting and overall delicious. We were most disappointed in the ribeye - which was tough and not very tasty (it was cooked medium-rare, not sure how it could be so tough). We were also disappointed... More 

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US
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

The award winning Bluestem is one of the city's premiere dining destinations. The bar service is impeccable with a welcoming atmosphere. The menu is 3, 5, or 10 courses with fixed group seating times - check the website and have a reservation. We were seated in the West dining room, - close to the open kitchen - and enjoyed watching... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I was getting ready to celebrate a milestone birthday and I didn't want a party at all (mostly I wanted to hide in a dark room and cry...), so I asked my husband to take me to dinner at Bluestem. We ordered the 10 Course with Wine Pairing and I still think about it almost daily. What a wonderful way... More 

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Leeds
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We chose the 5 course tasting menu and one of us had the wine pairings. The wine pairing was very generous but would have been too much for me. The quality of the wine and food was outstanding. Having moved to Arkansas from the UK 8 months ago this has been the best meal out we have had by far!... More 

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Thank 819KarenT819
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59 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has its great reputation . My friend and I tried the 5 course. It was delectable. Great wine and atmosphere for cozy chats with closed friend. Service was great. I missed the city and this restaurant even though the trip was a short reunion.

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Thank Eric L
Saint Marys, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to bluestem on Friday Sept 16 2016. We were seated near the kitchen, which was a happy surprise because we both enjoyed watching chef Andrew plate the food. I had the watermelon gazpacho, foie gras, seared ahi tuna, pork belly and the semifreddo for my 5 course meal. My husband chose the marinated cucumbers, braised... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Went for our anniversary and could not have been happier with our choice. Had the 10 course tasting menu with wine pairings. Cocktails to start (disappointed that they did not have Bombay Sapphire...offered Plymouth gin instead which was a nice alternative but they should have the basics...) Service was terrific...all were attentive but not intrusive. Food was all excellent...nothing -... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50 - $50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-3147
    (Roanoke)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-561-1101

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?