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€€ - €€€American, , Pizza
417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1409
+1 816-472-5454
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“grinder” (123 reviews)
“pizza” (168 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1409
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious burgers and pizza, the cocktails were a bit light on the liquor. Not the best part of town and not super kid friendly, but the food really was fantastic!

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in at a slow time and there were plenty of tables. Staff too busy talking to each other. They all saw me. Nobody spoke to me. After five minutes I left. Felt like the staff was under the impression they were celebrities.

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read about this place and love stopping at non -chains on our travels. Don’t know if I would consider it a dive, but close. Lots of beer choices. Wait staff was very nice and attentive. Had the wings, great flavor and not too hot. The...More

Thank langster12
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

The food was served hot! Baja chicken was excellent as well as the meatball grinder and philly. The Bloody Marys were not the greatest but not lacking on alcohol. Definitely will go back.

Thank Catarina M
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Heard about the Pizza from Dinners, Drive-in's and Dives. Great Beer selection and Quirky Hip spot. It's not super large but there is an outdoor patio. We came for Pizza and got the 2 recommended from Food Network Show, the Bengal Tiger and the Le...More

Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Walk in and go to the counter in the back to get a seat. We were lucky and a booth opened up right as we came in. Lots of local artists are supported and featured here. Very eclectic and fun! Great waitress who helped us...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for some late night pizza. It was awesome! The pizza is a New York style thin crust. Very much of a dive bar, but great atmosphere.

Thank Siwasher1993
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Nothing life-altering, but my husband and I both had s good sandwich. I tried the Cali BLT with an egg and it was delicious. The tater tots were good too. My husband got a brisket sandwich and he said it was average. The servers weren't...More

Thank MouseMagic
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Went based on the philly reviews. Blah. Not so hot and expensive yes sir. Check out the ultra hip maintenance man. Had a knife on his leg (like mad max) and three on his hip. I felt really safe. The lighting in the bathroom is...More

Thank ML-papa
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Wow. How messed up is the "new menu". What a busy pukefest! Who designed that nightmare? The printing is small, wordy and crowded. What a disaster. It's Grinders. Keep it simple.

Thank nafsdrac
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1 September 2015|
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Response from I7296VEdavidp | Reviewed this property |
Specials are available every day. I'd suggest calling ahead if you have concerns. No matter - the food is always great!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 417 E 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1409
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-472-5454
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