STRETCH Expands Into Former Thou Mayest Space

By Kevin Collison The space formerly occupied by Thou Mayest is about to be reincarnated by the pioneering prince of East Crossroads entrepreneurs, STRETCH. STRETCH, the...

Guy Fieri Opens Roadhouse-Style Restaurant at KC Live!

Food Network celebrity Guy Fieri's new restaurant at the Power & Light District has opened, just in time to serve up tacos and cocktails...

Chef Michael Smith’s Farina Brings ‘Love on the Plate’ to Crossroads

By Jill Wendholt Silva The beggar’s purse is back. If you missed the first incarnation of the chive-tied crepe bundle filled with caviar and crème, head...

Baramee Thai Bistro Brings Heat to Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Crossroads diners beware, here's an insider warning to the new Baramee Thai Bistro that just opened in the former Pizzabella space at...

Alma Mader Brewing Brings Taste of Pacific Northwest to Kansas City

(Editor's note: Alma Mader opened for business in mid-April 2019) By Kevin Collison With a place called Alma Mader Brewing, it's appropriate that Nick...

Local Pig & Pigwich Bring Home Bacon to City Market

By Kevin Collison The Local Pig and Pigwich have opened in the former Winslow's space in the City Market, and owner Alex Pope is thrilled...

Historic 909 Walnut Building in New Hands, Second Spokes Rolling In

By Kevin Collison The historic 909 Walnut apartment building has a new owner, and one of the first changes will be the opening of a...

City Barrel to Washington: Free Beer

Kevin Collison When life hands you 500 gallons of IPA you can't sell thanks to the sour mashup in Washington, what's an aspiring Crossroads brewmeister...

Downtown Chefs Savor the Rush of KC Restaurant Week

By Jill Wendholt Silva Michael Werner’s staff at The Jacobson in the Crossroads is preparing to get slammed during “the busiest 10 days of the...

New Crossroads Microbrewery Goes West

By Kevin Collison The Crossroads latest microbrewery, Rochester Brewing and Coffee Roasting, is straying a bit from the neigh-brew-hood and plans to open in late...