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Savoy Grill

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219 W 9th St, Kansas City, MO 64105-1602
+1 816-842-3890
11:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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207 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Went by its Closed. This cafe was in the celler of a hustoric hotel. You can hear the jazz just still embedded in the walls. Go google maps anddo a drive by just for a persective. last Time i was here besutiful white tablecoths.. waiters that carded your tabke in between courses and the ghosts of jazz hovering. inits ambiant... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

I just learned that the Savoy Grill was struck by a fire, and is closed until later this year. So, on this KC trip I missed my favorite meal. When it opens, I'll make a point to visit KC and check it out again. It was one of the best dining experiences I ever had. The food was really, really... More 

1 Thank Ralph S
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

This is a tradition in Kansas City! The best fresh seafood in the City. If you have time to make a reservation in advance, ask for The Harry Truman Booth...it's the booth where he ate lunch everyday when he was a haberdashery young man. You won't be disappointed!

4 Thank Patricia S
Lindsborg, Kansas
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2014

It's such a cool building with historic details but the menu is also historic. Seems like it hasn't changed in years. Salads were fresh & tasty, halibut was very good but the sole stuffed with crab lacked seasoning and the side of broccoli was mushy. You get what you ask for in the potato side since it was 2 lukewarm... More 

4 Thank travelgal069_12
Trenton, Missouri
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89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

We have always went to this restaurant for its phenomenal Lobster Bisque. However, this time we are sure the recipe has been altered and it seemed only above average. They have a wonderful bread basket, great scallops (what I went for) and I love their house dressing on the salad. Price vs quantity was average overall. TIP: watch where you... More 

2 Thank amymT681PN
York, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

Grill had far more tables than should have been in the room. Meal was Ok. Walked in one evening to have a cocktail while waiting for transfer to arrive. Tables are very close to bar stools.

1 Thank camden2468
Austin, Texas
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014

This is the oldest restaurant in KC. The charm is second to none. Our bartender was one of the "new" kids and he had been there for 7 years. The menu looked amazing and the next time I'm in town, that's on my list. Our late night cocktails were a perfect way to end a great day in KC.

2 Thank Jennifer L
Kansas City, Missouri
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2014

The reviews of this restaurant are so varied we just had to visit for my birthday. We have eaten here several times over the years and have always enjoyed. We had a reservation for 6PM for a booth with our favorite waiter Palmer. The atmosphere here is great, lots of Kansas City history We were very pleased. Our daughter had... More 

6 Thank Henry R
Chicago, Illinois
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

We were in Kansas City mid June for a convention and around 14 of us went to the Savoy Grill for dinner. I'm sorry to say that it was a disappointment. Sure, it is historic and upscale (at least as far as the prices go…), but the food left something to be desired. Both my husband and myself had steak... More 

1 Thank DCEowner
Overland Park, Kansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014

My son and daughter-in-law came to town and wanted to go to The Majestic Steakhouse. Because of the reviews, we decided to try The Savoy Grill instead. The service was impecable but the food was not worth the high prices. I had the veal and it certainly was nothing extraordinary. My son had the steak and lobster and said that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 W 9th St, Kansas City, MO 64105-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-842-3890

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?