Articles about Michael Smith

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for July 1-3. Friday Happy First Friday, which this month also kicks off a holiday weekend. It’s a packed house at Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, where you can… more

  • Michael Smith Celebrates 9 Years, Adds Valet Service

    Michael Smith hosts a four-course anniversary dinner and introduces weekend valet parking. The crew at Michael Smith knows how to celebrate a birthday. In honor of its… more

  • Food Specials, Seven Days a Week

    In Kansas City, there are delicious meals to be enjoyed seven days a week, but some offer extra delights. Check out a week’s worth of standing culinary specials. Monday: Burgers at Red Door Grill… more

  • Chefs Unplugged

    After a long day of feeding us, here’s how these pros unwind at home. Story by Kimberly Stern If you think food is the very last thing on these chefs’ minds after a grueling day preparing dishes for restaurant patrons,… 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

  • Make a Reservation for These Delicious Dining Events

    Dine Downtown isn’t the only reason to make a reservation. Check out these upcoming dinners. Time is running out to try Affäre’s Synergy dinner menu offered in… more

  • You Say Tomato, I Say Tomato Dinners

    We’re seeing a delicious dining trend emerge. Tomatoes are popping up on the menu at restaurants and special events around town. Make your reservation for these upcoming dinners across the… 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

  • 4 Great Restaurants in Kansas City for Business Entertaining

    Whether it’s Happy Hour or High Noon, we’ll show you where to go to let loose with colleagues or impress an out-of-town client in some of the best Kansas… more

  • Satisfy Your Cravings at These Upcoming Events

    Hungry for something special? Chances are you’ll find it over the next few weeks in KC.  Renowned chef Gina Stipo is visiting Jasper’s Thursday, April 9 for a dinner featuring… more

  • See What’s New on KC Menus

    KC restaurants are updating their menus for spring with new dishes we can’t wait to try. Just in time for its upcoming one-year anniversary, Barrel 31 has unveiled a menu created by executive chef Eric… more

  • Table for Two: Susan and Chef Carl Thorne-Thomsen

    For these culinary couples, dining out is all about feeding creativity – and the occasional burger from a greasy spoon. Here’s where Susan and chef Carl Thorne-Thomsen go… more

  • Three Easy Ways To Support Downtown Businesses

    Check out these simple, fun ways to show your support for businesses affected by KC Streetcar construction. Chances are you’ve found yourself cursing the construction required for… more

  • June’s Can’t-Miss Dinners

    Don’t wait to make a reservation for this month’s special dining opportunities. Carnivores, rejoice. Dario Cecchini is in town this week for a meat lovers’ extravaganza at Michael Smith, and a few… more

  • Michael Smith Named Chef Innovator of the Year

    Michael Smith is no stranger to accolades, and now he’s got yet another award to add to his collection.  Nation’s Restaurant News has named him the Chef Innovator of the Year.… more