Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Kansas City, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in Kansas City, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in Kansas City on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. McLain's Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (47 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 201 E Gregory Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64114-1121
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#29. The Classic Cookie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (37 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Dessert, American
- Price: $
- Address: 409 W Gregory Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64114-1111
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#28. Filling Station Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (56 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2980 McGee Trfy, Kansas City, MO 64108-3142
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#27. Town Topic Inc Sandwich Shops

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (193 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Fast Food
- Price: $
- Address: 2021 Broadway St, Kansas City, MO 64108-2065
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#26. Opera House Coffee & Food Emporium

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (98 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (3.5/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 500 Walnut St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1209
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#25. City Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (75 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 301 N Grand Ave, Kansas City, MO 64116
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#24. Asado Urban Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (82 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8801 NW 112th St, Kansas City, MO 64153-1103
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#23. Mildred's Coffeehouse

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (42 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 1901 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1903
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#22. Niecie's Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (48 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 6441 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64131-1229
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#21. First Watch

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (100 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1022 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-4040
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#20. The Classic Cup Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (501 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (3.5/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 301 W 47th St, Kansas City, MO 64112
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#19. Panera Bread

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (168 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (3.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2405 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2536
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#18. Meshuggah Bagels

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (67 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1208 W 39th St, Kansas City, MO 64111-3826
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#17. Cracker Barrel

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (212 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 7920 NW Tiffany Springs Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64153-2310
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#16. The American Reserve Bar & Grille

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (128 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bar, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1111 Grand Blvd Ambassador Hotel Kansas City, Autograph Collection, Kansas City, MO 64106-2404
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#15. Happy Gillis Cafe & Hangout

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (97 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 549 Gillis St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1261
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#14. Scott's Kitchen and Catering at Hangar 29

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (92 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 11920 N Ambassador Dr, Kansas City, MO 64153
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#13. You Say Tomato

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (95 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2801 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64109-1146
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#12. Chez Elle

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (212 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, French
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1713 Summit St, Kansas City, MO 64108-1141
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#11. Chaz on the Plaza

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (460 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$$$
- Address: 325 Ward Pkwy The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, MO 64112-2111
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#10. Corner Cafe Liberty

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (228 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8301 N Flintlock Rd, Kansas City, MO 64158-1121
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#9. Messenger Coffee Co. + Ibis Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (82 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1624 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-1412
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#8. Harvey's at Union Station

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (406 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 30 W Pershing Rd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2410
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#7. Cafe Gratitude

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (259 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 333 Southwest Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64108-2020
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#6. The Big Biscuit

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (152 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 6332 NW Barry Rd, Kansas City, MO 64154-2531
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#5. Succotash

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (255 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2601 Holmes St, Kansas City, MO 64108-2744
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#4. First Watch

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (135 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Healthy
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 409 Armour Rd, North Kansas City, MO 64116-3511
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#3. Kate's Kitchen

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (171 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 8002 N Oak Trfy, Kansas City, MO 64118-1268
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#2. Cosentino's Market and Deli

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (469 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Specialty Food Market, American
- Price: $
- Address: 10 E 13th St, Kansas City, MO 64106-2924
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#1. Eggtc.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (336 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 5107 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64112-2742
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