Articles about The American Restaurant

  • Michael Corvino to Open First Restaurant

    Chef Michael Corvino will open a new Crossroads restaurant with wife Christina. Michael Corvino’s next move is no longer a mystery. The executive chef of The American announced he… more

  • The American Transitions to Pop-Up Concept

    Big changes are coming to The American. The American Restaurant will become a pop-up dining experience and special events venue in 2017. Crown Center also announced Executive Chef Michael… more

  • March Food & Drink Events

    Mark your calendar and make your reservations for these upcoming dinners and events. In honor of Firestone Walker Brewery’s Kansas launch, it’s joining forces with Pig & Finch for a… more

  • Star Manager: Keith Goldman, The American

    Photo by Paul Andrews Dine at iconic Kansas City restaurant The American and, while you’re there, there’s a good chance you’ll interact with manager Keith Goldman. His warm,… more

  • Restaurants Where You Can Ring in the New Year

    Make the last meal of 2015 spectacular with these special offerings from area eateries. Regardless of which side of the state line you’re celebrating on, La Bodega’s… more

  • Recipe: The American’s Quince Sorbet

    Michael Corvino shares his recipe for an unforgettable winter dessert, Quince Sorbet. The American has long been one of Kansas City’s most iconic dining establishments, and these… more

  • Out to Lunch: Geri Higgins of Portfolio Kitchen and Home

    Geri Higgins puts on her pearls and joins us for a mini-getaway at The American. Story by Kimberly Stern  |  Photos by Steve Puppe Geri Higgins descends The… more

  • Drinking to the Season

    Halls, 360 Vodka and The American share cocktail recipes perfect for the season. What can you expect when Seth Shaver, bar manager of The American, gets creative with locally made 360 Vodka? Delicious concoctions that… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for August 7 – 9. Friday Missouri Bank isn’t your average financial institution, thanks to its innovative practices, particularly local business-centric… more

  • Harvesters’ Chefs Classic 2015

    One spectacular meal at The American can help Harvesters’ efforts to end hunger in our region. Some of the city’s and country’s top chefs come together Sunday, June 28 to support… more

  • Drink for Charity During Negroni Week

    Not familiar with the Negroni? It’s time to change that. Monday, June 1 through Sunday, June 7, bars across the world are serving up variations of the drink, traditionally made with gin,… more

  • KC Keeps Attracting National Attention

    Kansas City is the place to be, according to Travel + Leisure, BuzzFeed and high50. Lifestyle website high50 shared its top tips for Missouri travel, and naturally KC was at the top of the… more

  • KC Chefs, Restaurant Semifinalists for 2015 James Beard Awards

    Nominations for the 2015 James Beard Awards have just been announced and four KC chefs and restaurants have been honored. Chef Patrick Ryan of Port Fonda… more

  • Table for Two: Howard Hanna and Caitlin Corcoran

    Howard Hanna and Caitlin Corcoran, The Rieger Hotel Grill & Exchange and Ça Va Story by Kimberly Winter Stern One thing The Rieger Chef-Owner Howard Hanna and award-winning… more

  • Table For Two: Nancy and Michael Smith

    For these culinary couples, dining out is all about feeding creativity – and the occasional burger from a greasy spoon. Here’s where Nancy and Chef Michael Smith go in KC to indulge their… more

  • Table for Two: Abbey-Jo and Josh Eans

    From that first dinner date to celebratory anniversary feasts (and all the casual brunches, lunches and happy hours in between), going out to share a meal is one of the most common ways we… more

  • Table for Two: Michael Corvino and Christina Eldridge

    For these culinary couples, dining out is all about feeding creativity – and the occasional burger from a greasy spoon. Here’s where Chef Michael Corvino and… more

  • CCVI’s Sweet Food Fight

    It’s just desserts during CCVI’s Food Fight 6: The Final Course. The February 2 cook-off at Science City will feature James Beard Award nominee Nick Wesemann of The American, Story’s Elizabeth Paradise and… more

  • Where To Ring In The New Year

    Kansas City has no shortage of ways to celebrate the New Year. Still haven’t decided where to ring in 2015? Check out our list of suggestions and get planning! Parties Want to dance the night away and… more

  • Mark Your Calendar for These November Dinners

    Don’t let Thanksgiving dinner have all the fun—November is full of can’t miss dining events. Get a first taste of the brand new J. Rieger & Co. Whiskey November 9 at Port… more

  • Save the Date for These September Dining and Drinking Events

    Where to eat and drink this month Rye is serving up Soul Food for a reception and dinner on September 6 with culinary historian and James Beard Award-winning… more

  • August’s Dining and Drinking Events

    Mark your calendar and make your reservations for these can’t-miss foodie events. Jack Stack is celebrating its 40th anniversary at the Martin City location with a special menu featuring… more

  • Celebrate Summer of Riesling

    Get ready to sip all summer long. The glory of Riesling is in its multiplicity of styles… and the problem of Riesling is in its multiplicity of styles, at least according the to the official Summer of… more

  • Last Call for The American’s Longtime Bartender

    It’s the last week to get a drink from Willie Grandison. The beloved barman was selected to be the opening bartender at the restaurant in 1974, and he’s been working there… more