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Opera House KC

€€ - €€€American, , Cafe
500 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1209
+1 816-888-4858
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 20:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
LOCATION
500 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1209
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kristi is an interplanetary-top-shelf-badass! After coming to the opera house to work, meaning write, on my new novel, she intuitively knows when I need my ritual Scotch to contemplate my days work. She is pleasant, witty & lovely as my server. TheWriterintheHat

Thank lovegood78
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Fun and eclectic design, a historic building (a little run down i admit, and bathrooms were plain scary), cool central location right at River Market. Lots of bar foods and a gazillion of fried options (if you are into that). Good Happy Hour- best was...More

Thank barnaul2000
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

What a great place to eat lunch!! Good food, amazing service and awesome atmosphere to dine in! I will be back, upon my next visit to the city!!

Thank executivechefbob
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for brunch before going to the river market. They had a giant selection of food, both breakfast and lunch. There was also a bar. I enjoyed the breakfast tacos and my husband enjoyed his burger. I felt the mimosas were a bit...More

Thank SongBird1278
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Took the morning to go to the market and was pleasantly surprised by btunch at the Opera house coffee shop and food. The chicken and waffles meal was excellent. particularly good was the gravy which appears to be the gravy they use on their biscuits...More

Thank JBillyM
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice stop off the train stop. Great Bloody Mary bar and waffle. Across the street an awesome city farmers market.

Thank ellissea
Reviewed 24 June 2018

I love to try places I haven’t been, however just a little strange. Order food way in the back, bar on side, coffees and yeas on other side, and bakery in different place. Very confusing when you just want a sandwich.

Thank wofwnr
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Cute coffee place. We came for breakfast but later in the day they serve sandwiches and other items. Very good food and wonderful scratch made biscuits. Coffee was yummy.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch. Great hamburgers and sweet potato fries. Our dog was invited in to the coffee shop and received a free cup of whipping cream. The barista was wonderful . They have an amazing bakery as well.

Thank Amy G
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and friend visited Opera House for lunch today and both ordered the Mediterranean Salad with Salmon. When the food was delivered, despite the fact they ordered the same thing, the plate size was different and the salad was noticeably larger on one versus...More

Thank Rob_KC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 14:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1209
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-888-4858
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