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$$ - $$$, American,
1111 Grand Blvd, Ambassador Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64106-2404
+1 816-298-7700
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 6 min
6:30 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Bar, American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
1111 Grand Blvd, Ambassador Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64106-2404
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very convenient given we were staying at the Ambassador hotel and could eat here without stepping outside. Particularly since it was freezing most nights and even a blizzard on one night. They have some live music at weekends which is nice. The servers are also...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank L7181MWrichardh
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We went here because Google told us it had the most fun ambiance:) And it truly was fun. The 3-pc band was really tight and we enjoyed their music very much as did everyone else in the room. But the food was not very good....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank lhaddox
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We went here for breakfast, and we were not disappointed! It was by far the best meal of our trip in Kansas City! The atmosphere was great, the service was impeccable, and the food was to die for!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Kim P
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Visiting KC for the weekend and we chose the Reserve for its ratings. We are still trying to figure out how they got those ratings. We had a reservation and were quickly escorted to our table. Our waitress was prompt but not very happy to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mjcot
Reviewed 6 September 2018

If you have the opportunity to have lunch at this chic restaurant the tomato bisque soup is to die for and made fresh everyday!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AlwaysTravelFun
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Halibut, salmon, steak salad, ribeye, and the charcuterie plate were in the table this evening. Live music, great food and drinks made this first experience at Reserve the first of many. Such a great experience and I am truly looking forward to the next. Use...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mattLS81
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

DO NOT MISS KC’s best kept fantastic dining secret!!! This hidden gem is fabulous all the way around. Fun and romantic at same time! Great food - well prepared, quality and great choices. Service is good and ambiance is lovely - feels like you are...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank wetravelwell_11
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I stopped for dinner at the hotel before a concert at the Sprint Center. The ambiance is low-key, sexy, and romantic. Service is superb and the bar has a variety of liquors with the bartenders serve an excellent cocktail. For dinner, I chose the Crispy...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank travelcat67
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We already know where we are going for our next year's Thanksgiving Dinner. After spending a delightful afternoon at Reserve, the six of us gave Reserve two thumbs up for its food, service and ambience. Reserve is part of the boutique hotel Ambassador. It has...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank anherb207
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a drink before beginning the rest of our evening. The bar is well stocked with quality liquor and the bartenders are good at what they do. Even on a busy night they found the time to be friendly and helpful. The...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Grazewellmyfriend
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9 April 2017|
Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
I think you are asking if they have an Easter brunch and what the details are. I don't know but I do know they usually do special occasion menus. Give them a call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Bar, American, Contemporary
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
6:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1111 Grand Blvd, Ambassador Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64106-2404
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-298-7700
  • E-mail
Savor innovative cuisine and sophisticated surroundings at the Ambassador Hotel. Our signature restaurant, Reserve, is a vibrant downtown dining gem, with a warm setting distinguished by a chic decor, elegant marble walls and lofty 20-foot ceilings. For gourmet breakfasts, business lunches and intimate dinners alike, guests may select from an inventive, locally sourced seasonal menu perfectly complemented by signature cocktails and impressive wine list.
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