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Genessee Royal

1531 Genessee St, Kansas City, MO 64102-1032
+1 816-474-7070
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“avocado toast” (3 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1531 Genessee St, Kansas City, MO 64102-1032
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is the first negative review I have posted on TA. Bummer. After a recent morning event, celebrating my husband outliving his prognosis, we had a group of people that all wanted brunch so we headed to the Genessee Royal Bistro. We were greeted coldly...More

Thank Jansen F
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Our family had lunch here on a lovely day when we could sit outside. There was convenient parking in a lot behind the restaurant. Some of us had lunch food and some brunch. All was freshly prepared and delicious. Brunch items were not your run...More

Thank Lovtorun
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Fabulous service, great food and fun atmosphere! A great spot for brunch or lunch. casual with great menu options with delicious bacon

Thank MicKir2013
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Five stars for this retro, out of the way, conveniently located dining experience. We got a recommendation from a nurse on our surgical team at KU, and we are grateful. He said, "If you're looking for a good breakfast near the U, try GRB." The...More

Thank StephanyIowa
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I grabbed lunch in a group of four friends, two of which had their six month old baby in tow. The staff was very friendly, and they made an obvious effort to put my friends at ease after their baby set out on a loud...More

Thank Sage H
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

So delicious, went there with my boyfriend this morning! I had the avocado toast, it was spot on and the bacon was the best bacon I've ever had! The wait staff was so cute and nice and they helped each other out, filling up waters...More

Thank Haleigh A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Small menu, but everything sounded great. The breakfast sandwich was delicious and just the right size - the bread was so good. The potatoes were nice and crispy. Good coffee and friendly staff too! Came in on a Friday for brunch and there was plenty...More

Thank HMDenver
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This place feels like home, is warm and comfortable with great brunch and excellent cocktails. Gotta have brunch on Saturday or Sunday and then step across the street for some beer tasting!!!

Thank PeaceLoveAndLight
Reviewed 10 November 2016

They have a small-ish building, but the food is fantastic. We arrived around 10am and had to wait 20 minutes for a table of 5. They menu is small but again, everything on it is very, very delicious. Vegetarian options are available. Fresh squeezed juice...More

1  Thank Lauren W
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Happened upon this place after a less than pleasant time at the urban winery....and it turned the day around. Sat at the bar and had wonderful conversation with some really lovely people. Had some delicious kale dip and some drinks till they closed at 4....More

Thank arewehavingfunyet4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1531 Genessee St, Kansas City, MO 64102-1032
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-474-7070
In the West bottoms section of kansas city.
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