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1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
+1 816-298-6182
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“foie gras” (10 reviews)
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German, European, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are a few restaurants around the world that require a visit and revisit. Affare in KC is one. Most excellent ingredients and exceptionally well prepared. The chef definitely knows what he is doing and our supper bordered on "spectacular." This is modern German which...More

Thank 1egg2fry
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I went to brunch before going to the ballet. Affare is within walking dist to the Kauffman center. The restaurant has a contemporary feel, but is welcoming. The service was great and the food was delicious. The brunch menu had offerings for...More

Thank Lola2012
Reviewed 8 October 2018

The mashup of modern and traditional here continues to delight me. Even what are considered "heavy" traditional dishes are lighter and brighter.

Thank GayeS545
Reviewed 29 August 2018

My husband and I celebrated my birthday at this fine restaurant. Every course that we had was delicious. I had the Bouillabaise and he had the pork cheeks. We will go back.

Thank jpaste7
Reviewed 25 August 2018

The menu prices here are very expensive & the food was not that good. I will not pay to eat here again.

Thank harryatkck
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

I am sorry to hear you were not satisfied with your meal and billing? Is there anything I can do? We are trying to have a variety of price points on our menu so there is a choice for our customers.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

What a cozy place, we just stopped in for a glass of wine and a couple appetizers, the seafood plate with octopus bacon was a nice little surprise and the braunschweiger was made in house, what a treat. I think we shall go back for...More

Thank Chiefs20132014
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We enjoyed our lunch. Sat in the bar so that we could hear the live band, but could still talk. Loved the bratwurst platter. The Cobb salad was also excellent. Had a few drinks and made it perfect.

Thank SnoBK
Reviewed 14 July 2018

We ate Sunday brunch while being entertained by live musicians. The brunch was very good. Much of the offering is locally made and their bratwurst is a hit (made by them). The staff is very nice and professional, made for a nice event for our...More

Thank KentGlenstedMo
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely love Affare. This was my first time visiting since two years ago, and the food is still absolutely incredible. Our server Randi was an absolute sweetheart (God bless her heart she was hustling hard on Father’s Day!)! If you’re looking for something classy or...More

Thank TravelChapters
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. I will let Randi know about your lovely comments. Dankeschoen

Reviewed 16 June 2018

A chance to try REAL bratwurst. Dinner was beautifully presented and the wait staff were all very conscientious.

Thank Emily R
Martin H, Owner at Affare, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We hope to see you soon. Our brats are also available to take home. They are fully cooked and come in a 5-pack. Dankeschoen Martin Heuser

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20 July 2017|
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Response from David F | Reviewed this property |
Suit and tie with top hat and heavy long coat! 🤣 No, summertime is casual cool!
13 November 2015|
Response from NEcm104 | Reviewed this property |
Their website allows reservations on 26th so it looks like Yes. I would call to be sure though.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 45
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1911 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1917
    (19th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Max stop in front of restaurant
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-298-6182
  • E-mail
Modern German cuisine and a great wine and cocktail list! Affäre supports local farmers and family-owned, biodynamic wineries. Wine Wednesday: Free wine tasting every week from 5-7! Saturday & Sunday Brunch 10-2:30: enjoy Endless Mimosas for $10! Courtyard seating and Private Dining available. Great lounge and bar, offering seasonal cocktails and spirits from craft distilleries. Great beer selection!
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