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Jazz Kitchen

1823 W 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111-4401
+1 816-531-5556
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crawfish” (11 reviews)
“hush puppies” (10 reviews)
“chicken” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
1823 W 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111-4401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had been to Jazz at the Legends, and thought it was ok. We decided to try the original for our anniversary. Thankfully we went early, because it filled up very quickly. Our server was great, very attentive but didn't hover. Our...More

Thank WanderNearandFar
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, it's been almost a year, and husband and I tried it again. Again he loved his meal, and I ... left slightly hungry with most of my stuff in boxes for husband's lunch. The texture of the voodoo crawfish tails is not so great....More

Thank sarahryn03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jazz is a good place to eat Cajun in Kansas City. The gumbo is on the spicy side, and the dishes can be as hot as you want. Lots of good seafood options too.

Thank Maryfrances W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard this was the "new great place to eat" Tried to get in Saturday night we were told 2-3 hour wait. Went back on Sunday after the Chiefs game not as busy 15 minute wait. Wait staff very friendly quick with the drinks. Food...More

Thank djones118
Marty E, Owner at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi DJones118 - Terribly sorry to hear that your recent visit with us was not up to par; please accept our sincerest apologies. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know. We have taken your comments to our team in an effort to...More

Reviewed 13 November 2017

We visited Jazz Kitchen on the recommendation of other family members on a Saturday afternoon. We knew it was going to be busy but luckily we were able to get in right away. We were seated at an empty table that had not been wiped...More

Thank cbenw
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

Hi there - Please accept our sincerest apologies for your disappointing - and unacceptable - experience with us and know that this is absolutely not our standard. We appreciate you bringing the matter to our attention and have taken your concerns to our staff appropriately...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

O.K. ~~ at 4:30pm today we met another couple at Jazz in Independence for dinner.We were immediately seated ( actually at 4:25pm) . We were greeted by an overbearing and unappealing server. We ask for a beer , rum and coke , 2 ice teas...More

Thank LARRY W
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Hi Larry - Sorry to hear that your most recent visit with us was not up to par. We appreciate you taking the time to let us know; thank you. We have taken your comments to our staff and are working to improve our service....More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

The food at Jazz Kitchen on 39th St (KC, MO) was very good. The building seems a little worn, but the good New Orleans style cuisine, live music, and "kid" friendly atmosphere more than made up for the aesthetics. I had a cup of Gumbo...More

Thank wilsonderekw
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks so much for the 4 stars, Derek! Glad to hear that our experience with us was great! Have a wonderful day :)

Reviewed 27 April 2017

I had eaten here over 20 years ago, and honestly I don't remember if it were good or bad, so I decided to try it again. I am sorry that I did. The greeting was great, but the service and food were VERY poor. Other...More

Thank CBR0107
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Hi there - Please accept our sincerest apologies for your disappointing visit with us... We do appreciate you taking the time to let us know though. We have addressed your concerns with our staff in an effort to improve and we'd like to thank you...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

If you like rich N.O. flavor and want a laid back experience this is definitely the place to go! The BBQ shrimp was so good we ordered an extra basket of bread to soak up all that yummy BBQ sauce! Red beans and rice with...More

Thank 307missyk
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Hi Missy - Big thanks for the five stars! We're proud of the food we serve, so we love to hear that you enjoyed it and your visit overall. It was an absolute pleasure to have you in as our guest - we'd love to...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We have been here before. Friends were visiting from Canada & each time they come to visit we try to take them to a different place. The server was excellent. He was patient & friendly. One in our group was very picky about what to...More

Thank ALAN W
Marty E, Guest Relations Manager at Jazz Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2017

Hi Alan - Thanks so much for the five-star review! We're so happy to hear that you're a fan of ours and that you have consistently enjoyed your visits with us - it's always a pleasure to serve you! Hope to see you again soon...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:30
Saturday
11:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1823 W 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111-4401
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-531-5556
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