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YaYa's Eurobistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Moules Marinier
Traditional mussels, garlic cream, herbed parmesan fries
House made duck confit, crimini mushrooms, balsamic jus
Local artisan baguette, olive oil, creamy goat cheese, tomato, garlic, pesto -
Hummus & Pita
Grilled pita, kalamata olives, feta, chili oil & ya ya's famous hummus
Beef Carpaccio
Goat cheese, white truffle oil, baby arugula, oven dried tomato, fried capers
Crab Cake
Quinoa, crab, bell peppers w/ orange, fennel, avocado puree
Fried calamari, agrodolce, gazpacho aioli make it spicy w/ chalula
Stuffed & fried mozzarella, truffle, mushroom risotto balls, curry aioli
Herbed potato gnocchi, roasted chicken, gorgonzola cream, spinach, spiced walnuts
Shrimp a La Plancha
Skillet-seared prawns, baguette, dry sherry, fresno chili butter
Bill's Chicken Salad
Crispy chicken, egg, tomato, artichoke, honey mustard & balsamic vinaigrette
Grilled Salmon Salad
Crispy potato, walnut, gorgonzola, feta, bacon, cranberry vinaigrette
Greek Salad
Citrus vinaigrette, feta, onion, tomato, olives, cucumber
Pear & Avocado Salad
Avocado, candied pecans, gorgonzola, bacon dijon vinaigrette
Quinoa & Steak Salad
4oz flat iron, quinoa, almonds, onion, cucumber, peppadews, red wine oregano vinaigrette
Cobb Salad
Romaine, grilled chicken, bacon, tomato, gorgonzola, avocado, egg, radish, onion, buttermilk dressing
Caesar Salad
Romaine, parmesan, red peppers, croutons, caesar dressing
Kale Salad
Lacinato kale, curried cashew, fennel, dried apricot, ricotta salata, pickled onion, & lemon vinaigrette
Side Salad
Choose either greek salad, caesar salad or spinach salad
Ya Ya's House Soup
Roasted chicken, tomato broth, roasted vegetables, orzo
Chef's Soup of the Day
A fun daily selection using seasonal ingredients
Build your own duet! Pick any two bistro specials...32
Diver Sea Scallops
Saffron orzo, vegetables, crab, lemon butter, orange gastrique
Flat Iron
Grilled, red wine wheat berry risotto, rosemary, roasted red peppers, haricot vert, wood roasted mushrooms, truffle butter
Duroc Pork Chop
Potato turnip pave, sauteed greens, bacon, wild mushrooms
Lamb Rack
Roasted lamb, pomegranate, israeli cous cous, chickpeas, golden raisins, baby spinach, curry vinaigrette
Filet Mignon
8oz beef tenderloin, chianti-gorgonzola sauce, potato puree, haricots verts
Build Your Own Duet
Pick any two bistro specials
Braised Short Rib
Black pepper polenta cake, pickled vegetables & mustard seed, braising jus
Campo Lindo Farms Chicken
Crispy potatoes, roasted garlic, chilies, caper berries
Atlantic Salmon
Peas, snow peas, kale, leeks, diced yukon bacon fried potatoes, citrus beurre blanc
With chicken $+3.00
With shrimp $+5.00
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Angel Hair Pasta
Sauteed‎ roma tomatoes, garlic, extra virgin olive oil, fresh basil
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Penne Carbonara
Oven roasted chicken, sweet peas, caramelized onion, bacon, black pepper cream, egg
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Roasted local squash, citrus braised pork belly, fried brussel sprouts
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Baked Lasagna
Italian sausage, fresh pasta, beef marinara, mozzarella, fresh ricotta
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Whole Wheat Pappardelle
Butternut squash puree, crispy chickpea, caramelized brussel sprouts, fried sage, pecorino (vegetarian)
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Shrimp Linguini
Oven-roasted tomatos, spinach, garlic, sweet vermouth-sage sauce
Oak-fired pizza & flatbreads. We offer gluten free pizza - add 2
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Jumbo‎ pepperoni, crimini mushrooms, roasted garlic cloves, marinara
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
White Pizza
Artichoke‎ puree, goat cheese, kale, caramelized onions, pine nuts (vegetarian)
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Puttanesca Shrimp Flatbread
Fried capers, spicy marinara, roasted red peppers, kalamata olive
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
A blend - provolone, mozzarella, fontina goat cheese, tomato, balsamic onion, basil
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Chicken Piadini
Flatbread, roasted chicken, bell peppers, feta, hummus, red chili oil
Gluten free pasta $+2.00
Chicken Artichoke Flatbread
Chicken, artichoke, basil pesto, olives tomato confit
Please order w/ dinner
Chocolate Souffle
Raspberry coulis, vanilla ice cream
The word Yia Yia means grandmother in Greek and if your grandmother is anything like ours, she loves to cook and loves a day off even more. Everyone here at Yia Yias takes great pride in offering you a menu of exciting, distinctive creations. We use local, fresh, seasonal produce whenever possible and always provide our patrons with the highest quality ingredients available. And we’re just as dedicated to superb, but subtle, service. We encourage you to relax and treat yourself to the unique flavors, hospitality and style of Yia Yias. We have an extensive collection European wine, and spirits as well as an eclectic array of Euro-Styled beers. Come and enjoy great food, great service and an unmatched
US$ 30 - US$ 80
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch baba ganoush penne carbonara bread sea scallops roasted cauliflower filet mignon salad brownie calamari short ribs crab cakes seafood beef our waiter special of the day great place for dinner
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've eaten at YaYas several times. It is always visited by others and we have a grand time. One of my favorites is the Shrimp A La Planca. It has a delicious flavor.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank richard123522
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We’ve been to Yaya’s twice - Valentines Day dinner last month and Sunday Brunch last Sunday. We have been very impressed both visits. Their dinner lasagne is perhaps the best I have ever tasted. The food selection and preparation for Sunday brunch would satisfy about...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jayhawk74
Reviewed 4 days ago

Whether it is the boule of warm bread with babaganoush starter, or the presentation, taste, and consistency of food and service, there is always a warmth which accompanies the meals at YaYas. Delicious wines and desserts add a personal touch await first time or frequent...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank hotelmavin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time at YaYas 135th St location. Attended a baby shower/brunch. Excellent service in the private room. Nice variety of cold and hot dishes in the buffet line as well as the option to order omelets, pancakes, or scrambled eggs made to order. My favorites:...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 12 February 2019

The food, service and atmosphere is always amazing. Highly recommend for any occasion. Good for families, couples or individually. The Happy Hour is usually a highlight with fun friendly customers and servers.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank markferguson2018
Reviewed 30 January 2019

There are a ton of good places to eat in KC and I wouldn't overlook this one; however, I thought the food (Shrimp on Angel Hair pasta) was just a bit average. My friends had salads with either chicken or shrimp on them and didn't...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 757CCC
Reviewed 2 January 2019

I love eating at YaYas. Great food, fantastic staff, warm inviting atmosphere. I would eat there everyday if I could.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank live4volleyball
Reviewed 21 December 2018

I used to eat at YaYa's quite often when they were on 119th street, but since they moved to 135th street (further for me!), I have not been in several years. Went last night and was GO glad. Started with my all time favorite, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank thejhawk93
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

The four of us had a good dinner here, as the other couple had been before and recommended. The lasagna was huge and very tasty with excellent sausage inside that didn't disappoint for not being a total Italian restaurant venue. Raves over the beet salad...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jseej2017
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

We love to go to YaYa’s but this time the food disappointed. The beet salad was fantastic! The entrees were what disappointed. I ordered the penne carbonara and barely ok. It was salty. The shrimp/seafood pasta did not have as much seafood as it normally...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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