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Osteria IL Centro

5101 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2742
+1 816-561-2369
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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5101 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2742
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Reviewed November 4, 2017

OMG this place is so awesome! The atmosphere and service is just the best. Ask for Ernest, he's so on-point and takes care of your every need!

Thank mary d
Reviewed June 16, 2017

dropped in for a bit to eat during happy hour. although not a drinker, I can see myself visiting again just for the happy hour menu eats. Had the pesto shrimp pizza. very good, and it reheats well as a leftover. place is small, but...More

1  Thank rekabs
Reviewed June 7, 2017

I took family members and friends out to eat here. Each of us ordered something different. We were all extremely satisfied with our meals. Great food, great service, and a wonderful time at this restaurant. Reservations weren't necessary but I'm thinking we were lucky because...More

Thank DYfromKC
Reviewed May 19, 2017

I've wanted to go here for two years. It was worth the wait. They have a wonderful wine list and they make a great Sazerac. My friend had salmon which she said was the best she'd ever eaten. Me, I had chicken marsala, so moist...More

Thank myobsession
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Over the last several years we gravitate back to Osteria Il Centro because they maintain a high quality of delicious food. We always wait (they don't take reservations), but it is so worth it! The atmosphere is neighborhood Italian. The service is very good. Nice...More

Thank GoneAgain02
Reviewed May 6, 2017

Great meet up place for Plaza and Starlight theatre. There was two of us. We ended up splitting their Appetizer Platter with calamari, goat cheese, bruschetta, hummus--something for everyone and all top quality. That with wine and we were ready for the night. Great place...More

Thank KCtravelr
Reviewed February 14, 2017

This is a small little restaurant that I have been to a few times over the last 10+ years. It never disappoints. Most recently I took my mom there during restaurant week. We had a bottle of wine and she had the veal piccata while...More

Thank kcbarbie
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a great neighborhood eatery. The food is consistently good. I eat here every time I visit Kansas City and have not been disappointed.

Thank lsumike
Reviewed January 4, 2017

Went here for dinner to celebrate 2 family members birthdays; there were a total of 5 of us dining. The food and service by Ernest were outstanding however I felt like they crammed us in a corner at a table meant for 4 people. We...More

Thank Tinaschi
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Great neighborhood restaurant and has consistently good service and their food is awesome. Salmon is great and my husband lives the deal piccata . Save room for a dessert.

Thank kathleen m
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Chris V
October 13, 2017|
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Response from DYfromKC | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. It's a good idea to make them because the restaurant is very popular.
Carol D
September 12, 2017|
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Response from DYfromKC | Reviewed this property |
They do. Osteria Il Centro does not have a pasta that is gluten free however, they have many many menu offerings that will satisfy the gluten free diner. Google the name of the restaurant and check out their menu.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
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Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2742
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-561-2369
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