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Webster House

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1644 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1224 (17th)
+1 816-221-4713
11:00 - 00:00
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102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was my first visit to this Kansas City fine dining establishment....the others in the group had been to Webster House many times, so here is my observation: Excellent! For those not informed, Webster House is a fine dining restaurant converted from a early 20th century school on the south side of downtown KC adjacent to the Kauffman Center for... More 

Thank Charles P
Keitha K, Manager at Webster House, responded to this review

Good morning Charles, Thank you so very much for your wonderful review...Our chefs take such care with fresh ingredients and house made sauces, desserts, dressings, bread...etc...I can't wait to share this with them...Please let us know the next time you visit Webster House...We would love to meet you...Keitha More 

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135 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking forward to having dinner with my grown daughter before the ballet. We had reservations and were escorted right to our table. Disappointed in the limited menu. If a limited menu the food needs to be spectacular. Started with pate. Large side of pate but only 4 toast points. I got Arctic char (basically salmon). Thought it was slightly... More 

Thank Jan F
Keitha K, General Manager at Webster House, responded to this review

Hello Jan, I am so appreciative of you taking the time to give us concrete examples of improving our business. We value every comment and review them at our weekly management meeting. You may be assured that the service side and the culinary department will both take these comments as encouragement to improve. Thank you again...Please let Darin Taylor know... More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our mother to dinner at Webster House for her 70th birthday. The building is beautiful inside and out. Service from Sam, our server Dan Meyers and a visit from the owner Darren made our visit amazing. The food was extremely good. Carbonara, Scallops and Char were on our plates. Don't miss out on visiting Webster House! This is... More 

Thank shipmanstacy
Independence, Missouri
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380 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I hadn't been to the Webster House for a couple of years . . . it was every bit as good as ever. We all ordered a drink. I ordered the grilled cheese with brussel sprouts as a side . . . delicious. If you have never been here, it is a must-try. The atmosphere and furnishings are beautiful. They... More 

Thank travelsamc
Keitha K, General Manager at Webster House, responded to this review

So happy that you had a wonderful time at Webster House...We are so pleased with your recommendation. If there are things we need to improve on please let me know..We always respect ideas...Thank you Keitha Kaminski More 

Kansas City, MO
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650 reviews
515 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

It's been a good while since I had dinner here, and wanted to reflect on the good dining experience. Webster House has had several head chefs over the years and one thing I appreciate about the place is that they do make a real effort to create seasonal dishes and to change the menu somewhat. It's also nice that they... More 

Thank KaneoheBoy
Lee's Summit, Missouri
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88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went to Webster House during restaurant week in Kansas City. We both had a salad, which was very tasty. We then had scallops. They were cooked to perfection. I don't know why, but many restaurants overlook or under cook they scallops. They had a decent, but normal wine list. We had a nice bottle of wine,... More 

Thank 83agswin
Kansas City, Missouri
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

O Webster House, where have you been all my life! I adore this place! We dined here during Restaurant Week 2017 - my first time dining here. When we arrived we were promptly seated and greeted in one of the busy dining areas. Our table had a lovely view of Crown Center and Union Station. First course: House Salad. By... More 

Thank KCBBQnJazz
Frankfurt, Germany
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51 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is where the food is as special as the people you are with, the dinner atmosphere breathes relax and linger. Roast duck, lamb pasta, and sea scallops couldn't have been better. Pot sticker appetizers are nicely done with the crunchy carrot slivers, but overpriced and not outstanding. Can't comment on the wine other than selection by the bottle was... More 

Thank whatnext4us
Kansas City, Missouri
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

It's still restaurant week in KC and we stopped into the Webster House. This 1885 three story school house has been converted into a fine restaurant and shopping experience. The service was great and the food was excellent. We had the beef tenderloin and the Lamb Pappardelle (lamb over house made pasta). They were both excellent and tasty. This spot... More 

Thank JayKathy G
Kansas City
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90 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This restaurant is in an old school house, and not what you think. Outstanding food and service. We have been there twice and the number will increase. I guess you could say it is American Cuisine with a Kansas City bent. I had chicken livers with local potato Hash, and Chard & Bacon Caper Butter Sauce. Oh, Man! It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$35
American, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1644 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1224
  • Public Transportation: Accessible to the main thoroughfares between Broadway and Main Streets.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-221-4713

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?