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₹₹₹₹German, European,
1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
+1 816-298-6182
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
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Reviewed yesterday

attention to detail, no problem with dietary issues a really nice place and very upscale chef owned place

Thank DAvid B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had an interesting meal of their brots. Michigan brown ale had interesting taste. Assorted appetizers, again interesting, a bit quirky.

Thank Wayde S
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write your review about Affare. We are looking forward to see you again. Try one of our rabbit specials coming soon! Chef Martin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am torn between 3 and 4 out of five for our experience last night. We entered at 6:00 for happy hour. The four of us were headed to the bar, after telling the host. We sat at a half-round table, it was a little...More

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in because of the name. I am usually skeptical about German restaurants (How can their Spätzle be as good as my mother's?) but was intrigued by the name, "Affäre. Modern German Cuisine" and took a chance. The food was an excellent offering of both...More

Thank Lawson J
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Danke Mr. Lawson I am glad to pass the Spätzle test! 😀 Thank you

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My wife declared her lobster poutine to be "unbelievably good" after just a few bites. What's not to like about lobster chunks, cheese curds and a tasty gravy served on top of a bed of French fries? My jagerschnitzel, a thin pork breaded and fried...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for Happy Hour at the bar one Sunday afternoon. The bartender was very friendly and prices were good! Along with drinks, we ordered a Cabanossi brat and Kasespatzle with ham and onion... amazing!! We were even offered the option to take brats...More

Thank DTJB8000
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate this very much. Looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 6 July 2017

Was disappointed with the menu. Did not have many German dishes which I was looking for. The food is good. The desserts were very good. Service was adequate

Thank Mary I
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Affare features traditional German cuisine revisited for contemporary tastes with the addition of some other influences such as lobster rolls and lobster bisque. Well designed interior with well trained and charming staff. Very reasonably priced. They make one of the best radlers that I have...More

Thank Tess V
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous restaurant, great service, and the food was absolutely perfect. Each plate I had seemed better than the last. We happened to dine during "Lobster Fest" which runs June-July. I started with the Beet Salad which had a great balsamic dressing, creme fraiche and candied...More

Thank krissullivan
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you for your kind review, we hope to see you again at Affare. Chef Martin

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Some friends and I went to Affare on a Saturday evening before the symphony. (The trolley to Kauffman Center is only a short walk up the hill from Affare.) Since it was Happy Hour, I got a double pour of the house white wine for...More

Thank AThena53
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20 July 2017|
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Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
Suit and tie with top hat and heavy long coat! 🤣 No, summertime is casual cool!
13 November 2015|
Response from NEcm104 | Reviewed this property |
Their website allows reservations on 26th so it looks like Yes. I would call to be sure though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 45
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
    (19th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Max stop in front of restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-298-6182
  • E-mail
Modern German cuisine and a great wine and cocktail list! Affäre supports local farmers and family-owned, biodynamic wineries. Wine Wednesday: Free wine tasting every week from 5-7! Saturday & Sunday Brunch 10-2:30: enjoy Endless Mimosas for $10! Courtyard seating and Private Dining available. Great lounge and bar, offering seasonal cocktails and spirits from craft distilleries. Great beer selection!
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