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Y J's Snack Bar

128 W 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1221
+1 816-472-5533
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
28 Apr 2017
“Ate yogurt parfait it was good”
4 weeks ago
“Off the beaten path....thankfully!”
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128 W 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1221
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is always great fun to try out a new-to-us restaurant and this week we happened upon YJ's.....so happy we did. Aaron was working the front of the house and what a lovely guy! A people magnet and so engaging. We ordered the Mexican breakfast;...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a very small place with just a few tables inside and a couple more outside. The music is rather loud, which makes having a conversation a little difficult. There are only a couple of meal options per day. We visited at noon on...More

Thank AndyKansasCity
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Eclectic spot with excellent coffee. We went there to listen to my double cousin Bryan play in his jazz ensemble. Had a great time. The owner ? or who ever was working was a very friendly person who just ran up a tab for us...More

Thank Pilgore
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Not sure about this place still but what I had was good. Interesting atmosphere, servers were nice. I would go again.

Thank J Man T
Reviewed 26 August 2016

The coffee is good. I have never eaten there, but there is an evolving menu that seems to have things added and removed over time. Good place for breakfast after hitting the bars. You will encounter the locals from the crossroads art district. I have...More

Thank JimmyB0bby
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Wonderful delicious fish fry! Tilapia, red beans n rice, Fresh veggies, and all! Eclectic, fun atmosphere too!

Thank BEMason
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Great place to grab some breakfast, eat in or to go. We grabbed their daily special and some eggs & toast. All the food was very tasty and just enough to be a satisfying breakfast. The establishment looks like a run down candy shop, but...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 5 March 2016

I love good coffee, pancakes, real butter and maple syrup. The IHOP has terrible coffee and fake butter. A good Italian place in city market has great pancakes but cheap syrup, Yada Yada. But YJ.'s has it all real butter, great pancakes, great coffee and...More

Thank Mrbob3338
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Went for Sunday Brunch. This place is a little off the wall (think urban ((hippy for you people my age)) on a shoestring) not your typical restaurant, so be prepared. It seems to be a pretty free flowing place with changing offerings and only 4...More

Thank mjbinkc
Reviewed 31 December 2015

I had seen this place on the list of Missouri Diners Drive Ins and Dives. so I intentionally went out of my way to have breakfast at YJ's, What a dissapoinment. I explained to the two gals working there that I had never been there,...More

Thank FrontierJ
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Jean T
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YJ's 816 472 5533 128 W. 18th St. Kansas City, MO 64108
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 W 18th St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1221
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-472-5533
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