City Barrel Brewing Plans Fall Opening

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads will be the home of another microbrewery this fall when City Barrel Brewing Co. opens in a historic building at...

Nature’s Own Opens In River Market; Owners Want to be Full-Service Grocer for Growing...

By Kevin Collison It didn't take long for Jeff Henkle to know he found the right spot to reincarnate Nature's Own. Residents in the River Market...

Spokes Opens Second Downtown Location, Includes Outdoor Seating

By Kevin Collison Spokes Café|Cyclery is opening its second downtown outlet at 929 Walnut today, and in addition to fixing bikes and serving food and...

Restored Historic Savoy Hotel and Restaurant Debuts This August

By Kevin Collison The historic Savoy Hotel, a downtown landmark since 1888, is scheduled to reopen in early August following an extensive renovation by Louisville-based...

Poi-ō Brings Wood-Roasted Chicken to West Side

By Kevin Collison Carlos Mortera comes from a long line of restauranteurs, going back to his childhood days in Querétaro, Mexico. "I've been cooking for awhile,"...

New Downtown Hampton Features Balconies, Streetcar-Savvy Starbucks

By Kevin Collison The new Hampton by Hilton opening soon on the northeast corner of 16th and Main already has booked a high-profile guest, a...

Strange Days Brewing Adding Even More International Flavor to River Market

It's getting to be a crowded microbrewery field in downtown Kansas City, but Nathan Howard believes his worldly approach to creating new beer flavors...

Ambassador Hotel Opens Addition in Time for Big 12 Tournament

By Kevin Collison The Ambassador Hotel Kansas City at 1111 Grand is opening its $14.9 million addition today, just in time to welcome fans attending...

County Line Ice House Smokin’ Downtown for Big 12 Tournament

By Kevin Collison The much-anticipated County Line Ice House, a tasty collaboration between Joe's Kansas City and Back Napkin, is scheduled to open tonight in...

Pair of Downtown Festivals Saturday Promises a Great Day of Beer and Music

By Kevin Collison A pair of fun annual events are overlapping Saturday in downtown Kansas City, promising a day of great live music and a...