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Great Plains Cattle Company - Ameristar Casino
Great Plains Cattle Company - Ameristar Casino

Great Plains Cattle Company - Ameristar Casino Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.ameristar.com/Kansas_City_Dining_Great_Plains_Cattle_Co.aspx
  • Phone: (816) 414-7420
  • Hours of Operation: Dinner: Wednesday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm, Saturday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm, Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
  • Executive Chef: Bobby Bailey
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking Area, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Elegant private dining seating up to 40 guests.
  • Private Party Contact: Rasheed Maazouz (816) 414-7420

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 210 Highway
  • Parking: Public Lot
A word from Great Plains Cattle Company - Ameristar Casino
With its soaring main dining area, with weathered crossbeams of old barn timber and wagon-wheel chandeliers, the Great Plains Cattle Company at Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City pays homage to the rough-and-ready past of the American West. But the experience of dining here, in seats of distressed leather and among classic western art, is unexpectedly refined. Choose from such favorites as our Campfire Shrimp, Cedar Plank Salmon and Trail Boss Rib Eye -- and don’t forget to peruse our well-chosen wine list. A private dining room is available.Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "We were pleasantly surprised at how amazing not only the service was at this resturant but our steaks! Both were 5 star, and our server; a lovely lady treated us like VIP! My advice: this is worth the drive and the dumpy casino location!"
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "My husband loves this place so for his birthday we meet two other couples. Server was bad, at these prices I expect an upgrade in service from a chain steakhouse. He took the order and brought salad but not near enough for six. We were served our meal and were checked in once after we were well into the meal. My steak was fantastic but my husband said the prime rib was not as good as usual, everyone else loved the food though. Most of us had adult beverages and we were never asked if we would like another. I don't like someone to over do it ,but this guy disappeared and not much personality. For the price per plate I prefer better service. Last your bathroom smells bad which was surprising because it looked so clean and nice."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "The steaks are consistently the best in Kansas City."
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "The food was good but a little pricey. We had an onion ring appetizer that was a little short on onion rings for the price. Our waiter came up a little short on service but was adequate."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "This was my first visit. I'll surely be back. I was very impressed. What's more, it was my surprise for my wife on our anniversary, and she was impressed. The whole drive there, my mouth was watering thinking about what steak I would order. Then the server described an off-the-menu special of a pan-fried walleye. I tried that instead of steak and it was absolutely delicious. My wife loved her steak and everything else on the table was excellent. Just Great all the way around! Hint: If its romantic you're looking for, ask them to seat you in front of the fireplace."
    Dined on 6/12/2014
  • "I have eaten here many times. Friday the food was very good (as usual) but service by waiter was slow (not usual). Main waiter seemed very distracted while his assistant was much more attentive and in fact better suited to be main waiter."
    Dined on 5/23/2014
  • "We love coming to The Journey's -- it's been on our favorites list for many many years now... while they have had staff changes over that time - they have kept their core group that keeps making this the place for us to come back to again and again... From Jake to Cherise, to Kelly to Joyce, to Chef Omar -- we love the special attention and care they all give and the great dining experience that we get from it. Tonite it was Joyce - who is always a compassionate and selfless Hostess... she knows what we like and how we like it! Her attention to our personal preferences is commendable and appreciated. Even when we change things up, like I wanted to try a different wine tonite, Joyce knew exactly what I was wanting. We are Blessed."
    Dined on 4/4/2014
  • "Had a wonderful experience at Great Plains, as usual. The Wait staff always makes us feel special, and go out of their way to make the day special. Love coming here for special occasions. "
    Dined on 5/11/2014
  • "Steve was our server and he was very good. The steaks were fatty, salad wilted, broccoli caps with nasty tasting sauce . Extremely overpriced for terrible quality."
    Dined on 5/9/2014
  • "I have had dinner at Great Plains many times in the past few years, All I can say is, they are awesome. Love the ambience, food is great, steaks outstanding. Service is awesome. Have touted Great Plains from my first visit. Friends and family say the same. We took our parents there for their 50th anniversary. Of the many places to eat in Kansas City, they are one of my favs. They are better than others I have been to, that cost way more."
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "The food was very good and the service was great. This was our anniversary and we were seated by the fireplace. It was really nice."
    Dined on 4/13/2014
  • "This was our fourth of fifth time we dined at Great Plains Steak House. We have always enjoyed it and it has become a place we go to for special events."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "one in our party had the crab risotto which was mushy and did not taste like fresh crab and the up charge of 10 dollars was a bit much. All that ate the prime rib were very satisfied, it has always been our favorite. I wish they would bring back the 22 oz bone in prime rib dinner. One had the Hamburger and it was very dry and over seasoned. Other than that the service was fantastic as always and the whole experience was top notch."
    Dined on 3/22/2014
  • "The decor is very nice. The service was great. I dropped my fork and didn't have to wave anyone down. They were right there. I had the filet and it was cooked just as I ordered. It is expensive but good for a change of pace."
    Dined on 3/19/2014
  • "We went for our 34th Wedding Anniversary . My husband BBQ Ribs (Full) was ok but the baked potato was cold and not soft. The butter did not melt on the potato. My 7 oz Filet was not good at all. It look bad when Steve brought it to the table. Would not recommend this restaurant to my friends or family. We have been there several times and each times its been getting worse. The best part of the meal was our Campfire Shrimp. Very disappointed"
    Dined on 3/15/2014
  • "We have loved this restaurant since it opened. Great food and great service, always! The prices have gone up quite a bit, but we still think it is worth it."
    Dined on 3/14/2014
  • "We repeat: --> Rare is a tandem so good, such as this... Not since Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid eh? Bobby can whip up some FANTASTIC recipes that will always make your mouth water... and Steve -- the MASTER "hote de table" -- will serve it up with the greatest smile and cordial entertainment you could ever ask for. WE keep coming back - because when something is GOOD -- why change it! 5 Stars! Thanks"
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "We have been there several times for birthdays and other special occasions. The atmosphere and food is always very delicious. Its one of my very favorite places to go."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "Not our first time here - but we love the food here. I think this is a hidden treasure in the Kansas City area."
    Dined on 3/1/2014
  • "Dined on a Saturday night at 7pm. We were seated right away, but from that point on the service was incredibly slow. My boyfriends food came out without part of the meal. The waiter said he was going to get it and 10 minutes later still had not returned. The manager subtracted that from our bill, but overall either the kitchen or the service has serious time management issues. While there we heard two other tables also complaining about issues. Too bad because the food and atmosphere were decent. Seems like they were not prepared to be busy on a Saturday night."
    Dined on 2/15/2014
  • "Took an hour to get our food. Food quality wasn't worth the price. Service was very slow. Was not satisfied. Definitely let me down from what was expected. Will not be dining here again."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Very enjoyable evening. My wife and I enjoyed our anniversary dinner at your Kansas City restaurant. The food was VERY good and prepared extremely accurate. We both REALLY enjoyed the music - very romantic and relaxing."
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "Dining and food was great. Was wonderful for our special occasion."
    Dined on 2/13/2014
  • "the prime rib is excellent, a good value for your money. served as ordered."
    Dined on 2/8/2014
  • "Dined on 1/23 for my mom's birthday, waited on by Jeff. He was awesome and super friendly, ESP to our antsy toddler! The staff entertained her with coloring books, everyone was so patient with us. Best dinner experience in a long time!!"
    Dined on 1/23/2014
  • "I always enjoy dining at the Great Plains Restaurant"
    Dined on 1/12/2014
  • "We have loved this restaurant for years and have been able to share it with several friends and business contacts. Great steaks and great service."
    Dined on 12/28/2013
  • "Great Plains has been one of our favorite places since it opened... Always good service and great food. Steaks are always awesome, be sure to try the au gratin potatoes a must have..."
    Dined on 12/14/2013
  • "The prime rib was excellent - great flavor and VERY tender. Service by Stephan was outstanding. The portions were large - well worth the cost."
    Dined on 11/30/2013
  • "We spent the weekend at the Amerstar for our anniversary. We decided to try The Great Plains Cattle Co. for dinner. We were pleasantly surprised. Our waiter was great. He explained in detail the items we were interested in. We were seated in front of the fireplace which was great. My wife had ribs which were fall off the bones great. I had the filet Oscar. It was also great. We have had better but not by much. Pricing was fair for what you get."
    Dined on 11/16/2013
  • "The prime rib was so tender it could be cut with a butter knife - I tried it 3 times to make sure. The steak soup was so good, I was tempted to make a meal of just that."
    Dined on 11/9/2013
  • "Great Plains Cattle Company does not only have high quality, fabulous tasting, well portioned food, signature brewed beers, but also amazing service! This is one of my top restaurants. The Ribeye steak and au gratin potatoes are my favorite! Not to mention the Spinach and artichoke dip!!! This restaurant is a must try!"
    Dined on 10/11/2013
  • "Still busy from the promos - but our server John did an excellent job at working his service to perfect timings... Everyone here is always great - from the hostess who instantly recognizes us, to John or Steve or any of the many great servers, to the table waiters like "John #2" to Bobby the Chef... the teamwork is great to see, it's a fun and always makes for a great dining experience! THANK YOU for making us feel special! Cheers."
    Dined on 8/30/2013
  • "We have been to Great Plains Cattle Company many times and the steaks have been consistently excellent, always cooked to perfection. Love it."
    Dined on 8/30/2013
  • "Will all the promos to get more guests in -- the service suffered a bit today... We'll still be back!"
    Dined on 8/16/2013
  • "If you want a CLASSY dinner - ask for Steve! A true professional and veteran... he's worth waiting for -- though we never have to by making reservations with Open Table! Food was great - though they had some bad Asparagus they would not serve! Good thing! Chef Bobby and his team more than made up for it with his most amicable table side greeting and offerings to taste just about anything else! FIRST CLASS TEAM HERE!"
    Dined on 8/2/2013
  • "I wrote a very favorable review, which was "too long." If you'd like to read it, contact me."
    Dined on 8/10/2013
  • "Was great night out, however not worth total cost of the meal. Great dining, but not for limited budget."
    Dined on 8/10/2013
  • "My husband and I go there every year for our anniversary. Great steaks, salads, and wine. Consistently delicious."
    Dined on 8/9/2013
  • "We have always enjoyed eating their Prime Rib, crab cakes and various menu items. Our table is trip ordered 2 small prime rib dinners, roasted red skin potatos, and one with garlic fries. We also had a chicken fried steak with garlic mashed. We love garlic even got some crushed garlic to go on our meat. Always more than we can eat so we also get lunch to take home."
    Dined on 8/9/2013
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