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Blue Bird Bistro

1700 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1142
+1 816-221-7559
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (17 reviews)
“bison sausage” (7 reviews)
“french toast” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1700 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1142
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I had a great time eating brunch here! Quality ingredients and lovely atmosphere. We will definitely be back soon. not too expensive for the quality either!

Thank Clarissa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great spot to get a late breakfast. The menu isn't expansive but they do everything right. I loved my salmon benedict but I was actually jealous of the 17th street special that my wife got. I'll get that next time

Thank bradk406
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Are you a vegetarian, on the hunt for some #VeggieLove and driving through Kansas City, MO? Get yourself over to Blue Bird Bistro! When I arrived, around 10:30am, there we’re some characters, I mean, regulars at the bar area. Who doesn’t love some great ambiance...More

Thank eatingoutwithagirl
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

There was a 20 minute wait on arrival however if we sat at the bar it was instant.. the bar it was! They took our drink and food order right away which was nice ... however .. breakfast took over a half and hour ,...More

Thank sailorgirl09
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We had a nice breakfast here during our stay in KC. The staff was friendly and efficient. Definitely a good choice for a relaxing breakfast.

Thank Jesse R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

I stayed at an AirBnB nearby and there were only a few spots in the immediate vicinity to eat - this was one of them. I loved it! Situated on a corner, the exterior gives no hint of the soaring ceilings and space inside -...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Fun place with a great young vibe. Very popular, we were lucky to get a table for 4 at 11am without a reservation. Fantastic food, the French toast is really amazing. Made from local market ciabatta, then soaked and fried to perfection, and served with...More

Thank Gammie8
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Granted it was Mother's Day. Wait a minute...why is that an excuse ? It should have been the exact opposite since that morning they were only operating on reservations thus knew exactly how busy it would be. But the fact that we waited over an...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We have had brunch, lunch and dinner on several different occasions. The food is always exceptional and the service is wonderful and friendly. The wines are good and so are the cocktails - coffee is also great (the brunch). Worth the wander up Summit!

Thank CathKumar
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I've been to Blue Bird Bistro before and was impressed; I took a friend to lunch last week and, again, had a great meal! Our waiter was Ryan K, and he was very attentive and efficient. He was able to give us excellent advice on...More

1  Thank Galeda
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1142
    (17th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-221-7559
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