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$$ - $$$American, ,
4742 Pennsylvania Ave, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO 64112-2016
+1 816-561-2700
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish and chips” (24 reviews)
“boxty” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
4742 Pennsylvania Ave, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO 64112-2016
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We loved coming to this restaurant once a year on our annual trip to Kansas City. We got here this time around 6:50pm, checked into the hotel and went straight to o'dowd's for dinner. Turns out O'dowd was having a "soft opening" for the new...More

Thank C001
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We dropped by for lunch and were able to get a nice table on the deck. The service was good and the food was enjoyable. Nothing remarkable happened good or bad but the experience was pleasant enough to come here again.

Thank LoquaciousColorado
Management response:Responded 9 August 2017

Thanks for the feedback! Looking forward to seeing you again once the remodel is complete!

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Great day to get out and do some shopping. Finished shopping and went to O'Dowd's for a Black Velvet and food. Ordered the sliders, really great and tasty. We enjoyed our service and the atmosphere spot otn.

1  Thank Beth N
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Typical Irish Pub Food - so what could go wrong? Every person at our table ordered a different entrée and all were pleased with their selection.

Thank scole
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I was in O'Dowd's on a Friday night, but had no trouble getting a table for one. The service was fast and efficient, and the food (Fish & Chips) was excellent -- very lightly breaded, and served with an unusual accompanying sauce that tasted similar...More

Thank Harold S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Went for a late lunch on a Sunday afternoon. Service was quick and the food was delicious. Loved the look of the place, with well-worn furnishings and decor in the dimly lit pub - very relaxing on a hot, sunny afternoon. Only downsides were the...More

Thank medeous
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I started coming here in 1997, with a few visits between. Still great food, expanded menu, with done great entree changes, the Grilled Salmon Boxty is outstanding. The Shepard's pie and 7 six cheese macaroni is fabulous . The service, is good and friendly. The...More

Thank Dude2002
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Irish style pub with a great selection of draft beer. Wooden tables and chairs make this attractive locations an easy spot to hang out and enjoy the scenery.

Thank Cachamoto
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Every city & town has an "authentic" Irish pub & Kansas City is no exception. Staff were friendly, the guinness was more than acceptable & decently priced; unfortunately some items on the food menu were unavailable. However what people had was more than acceptable. A...More

Thank Gareth R
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We went on a Sunday afternoon, on Mother's Day in fact, when you might expect a restaurant in the Country Club Plaza to be prepared for a buy day. Not so. We were seated and then ignored for over 20 minutes. I finally approached the...More

Thank April W
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4742 Pennsylvania Ave, Country Club Plaza, Kansas City, MO 64112-2016
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-561-2700
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