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Golden Ox Restaurant and Lounge - CLOSED

1600 Genessee St, Ste 225, Kansas City, MO 64102-1039
+1 816-842-2866
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good21%
  • Average26%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
5 May 2016
“The Original Stockyards Restaurant”
14 Jan 2016
“Great steaks. Glad to see it opening back up!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
1600 Genessee St, Ste 225, Kansas City, MO 64102-1039
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 6 May 2016

My father dined here on opening day after the war (World War II to you kids) and carried a house credit card to his dying day. Opened to provide a nice place to dine for stockmen and their families when they came to Kansas City...More

Thank WinfieldScott2013
Reviewed 14 January 2016

The old management let the place go to pieces and the old staff was very unfriendly. But the new owner I am sure will fix that issue. Cant wait!

Thank Lexi D
Reviewed 3 December 2014

What can I say, this is a family favorite! Great steaks, sides and drinks. Our waiter was a character and was very fun. Still one of the best Porterhouse steaks I have ever had. We'll come back as long as they are in business. The...More

2  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 29 November 2014

We went for the Thanksgiving buffet. It was "ok" but nothing special. The server was a bit annoying at times. I didn't care much for his serenading and folding napkins of all the ladies prior to them returning to the table. I realize he thought...More

2  Thank KansasWildcat99
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I visit KC often and had always wanted the quintessential old school steak house experience there. Although the reviews of the Golden Ox were mixed, I, like so many before me, decided to give it a try and hope for the best. Unfortunately, I found...More

4  Thank Albanybound
Reviewed 1 November 2014

This was a stake house I had heard about before moving to Missouri, and it was the first stake house we went to after moving to Kansas City, MO. The memory of the meal gets better every time I think about it! You will relive...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 1 November 2014

The Golden Ox is a step back in time to the simple pleasure of a great steak and wonderful service. If you are looking for a posh environment then this is not the place for you. If you are looking for a great steak prepared...More

1  Thank Ken M
Reviewed 22 October 2014

My wife had gone here years ago on a trip through KC. We had heard that some changes had happened in the intervening years and were a bit apprehensive. However, our fears were unfounded. The food was terrific and our service was impeccable. Listen, it...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 11 October 2014

I went for a business dinner with some colleagues. I had heard it was and iconic steak restaurant and it is an icon for the area... I can only imagine all the events that have occurred in that restaurant. We were there on a Tuesday...More

Thank Cale B
Reviewed 5 October 2014

My husband and I had been here a few times for company functions. But we had not been there just to eat as a couple. Our eldest daughter and her husband invited us to join them for her birthday, and our anniversary last night. Boy...More

Thank Tabitha R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$45
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 Genessee St, Ste 225, Kansas City, MO 64102-1039
  • Public Transportation: The Twelfth Street Bus has a stop directly in front of the restaurant.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-842-2866
  • E-mail
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