Dining

The American Restaurant Celebrates 40 Years

The iconic restaurant is putting your anniversary plans to shame by hosting a year-long celebration.

The 40th anniversary festivities begin on March 4 when The American Restaurant welcomes back former executive chef and James Beard Award winner Debbie Gold for a five-course dinner with wine pairings. Gold and Executive Chef Michael Corvino will each prepare two courses, and Pastry Chef Nick Wesemann will finish the meal with dessert.

Seating for the highly anticipated dinner is sure to run out quickly, so make your reservation now by calling (816) 545-8001. But don’t worry if you can’t get a table– The American is playing host to a different celebrity chef each month as part of its year-long series of anniversary dinner celebrations.