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Happy Gillis Cafe & Hangout

549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Super fun and hip little restaurant (in what seems to be an up and coming neighborhood). Very nice staff. Order at the counter and then wait for a table. All flowed smoothly. Delicious Bloody Mary! Egg Sammy with avocado was also tasty. Found this place...More

Thank Janekate1994
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of my nieces favorite KCMO restaurants, and for good reasons! The staff is really friendly and the place is really clean… They source local and fresh ingredients to make amazing sandwiches, soups, salads and wonderful breakfast items! Today for lunch I had...More

Thank carrothunter68
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Happy Gillis was so highly recommended we had to try it for ourselves. It didn't disappoint. The corner restaurant is in the charming Columbus Park Neighborhood. We went around 9am on a Saturday morning, walked right in and ordered at the counter, then easily found...More

Thank malyps
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I think it's a great place to go by yourself or when you are a couple or a family or with friends! I'm crazy about the yogurt granola and the breakfast sandwich.

Thank Jessica R
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Very tasty. Super unique sandwiches. Innovative ideas! Loved my "Line Cook Lunch" sandwich. Probably the most unique sandwich I've had. My husband loved his Torta. Cool, relaxed atmosphere. Was super busy at around 1 pm on a Sunday! Great find. Looks like a old soda...More

1  Thank MaggieJ1020
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic Bloody Mary. Great food, I had the grilled brie and added their exceptional bacon. They support local farmers. Outdoor space. Will definitely go again.

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This was my second time at Happy Gillis for lunch. My friend had the Cubano sandwich and was so full she couldn't eat dinner. I had the avocado toast which was yummy!

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

This is a great little hidden gem! I ordered the breakfast sandwich and it was delicious. My husband had their biscuits and gravy with a side of bacon. The biscuits and gravy may be the best I've ever tasted and the bacon was fantastic.

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

After reading earlier reviews my wife and I where drawn to Happy Gillis for there biscuits and gravy. The biscuit, under cooked and the eggs over cooked and the gravy was so so. I ordered the Smoked Salmon was was fantastic. The lunch menu look...More

Thank Ken G
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Went there for breakfast with my friends. Food was good and atmosphere was familiar. I would go there again.

Thank Hhhenna
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
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