We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


₹₹₹₹German, European,
1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
+1 816-298-6182
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“apple strudel” (9 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (176)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Visited during Kansas City Restaurant Week 2018. Based on reviews we were excited to try it. First our waitress Lydia, the first time she walked up to the table she said "sorry to interrupt your rowdiness". We had literally been seated less than two minutes....More

Thank MrCharlie447
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went to Affäre for restaurant week. We had wanted to try it for sometime. The atmosphere is industrial modern. The service was attentive but not overpowering. The food was excellent. We started with the clam chowder. The server also brought the house made pretzels...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

All the food was absolutely amazing Ebony the-jazz singer on Sunday and her guitar player were great background music to enjoy our fantastic brunch!! Bloody Mary's were delicious too! Our waitress was extremely friendly and knowledgeable and asked where we should go on what we...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is a really nice restaurant in Kansas City, MO. It specializes in German food but has traditional selections that you will like. We had the mushroom soup (excellent) and the Seafood Risotto and Scallop Foie Gras. We were there with friends who live in...More

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 20 December 2017

Five of us ate our Thanksgiving dinner at this restaurant, which was a prix fix, 3 course menu. The first course was a choice of either salad or soup. My husband and I chose the squash soup, which was quite good. The salads did not...More

Thank traveldog007
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I've got so many good things to say about this restaurant and I've wrote a review on their Facebook page. Katrin was wonderful sent me photos to help me pick out a table after I made reservations online. The staff work together flawlessly, they have...More

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

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

Thank DAvid B
Reviewed 6 September 2017

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 8 September 2017

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 3 September 2017

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 23 August 2017

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 24 August 2017

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

Nearby HotelsSee all 111 hotels in Kansas City
Home2 Suites Kansas City Downtown
10 reviews
.06 km away
Residence Inn by Marriott Kansas City Downtown/Convention Center
50 reviews
.53 km away
Courtyard by Marriott Kansas City Downtown/Convention Center
56 reviews
.54 km away
Roslin Hotel
1 review
.57 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Jack Stack Barbecue - Freight House
3,019 reviews
.35 km away
540 reviews
.31 km away
Lidia's Restaurant
931 reviews
.28 km away
Christopher Elbow Artisanal Chocolates
163 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
519 reviews
.54 km away
Union Station
1,973 reviews
.58 km away
Science City at Union Station
427 reviews
.50 km away
Tom's Town Distilling Co.
125 reviews
.36 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
20 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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.
Improve this listing

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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
10:30 AM - 2:30 PM
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!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing