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About BRGR Kitchen & Bar - Power & Light

BRGR Kitchen & Bar - Power & Light brings a fresh adaption of the most classic restaurant concept around to the Kansas City area. The burger was born and bred in America as a convenient way to eat on the go, but it’s grown up a bit, and has become our country’s favorite food. BRGR (the owners’ initials) is taking a bold step forward with this concept. The classic American foodie will enjoy a value-oriented culinary experience designed with an atmosphere and attitude that doesn"t forget you’re a sophisticated eater. Hand-selected beers and wines as well as craft cocktails round out your experience and complement your meal. When you visit BRGR, you can expect great food, fresh ingredients, focused service, and a little reverence for classic American cuisine.

11 E 14th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Burgers, Vegetarian

Hours of Operation:
Every Day: 11am-close

Kitchen Hours:
Monday-Thursday 11am-10pm
Friday-Saturday 11am-12am
Sunday 11am-9pm

Cross Street:
14th and Main St.

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(816) 221-2747

Website:
http://brgrkitchen.com/

Catering:
Our Lunch Catering menu is perfect for meetings or special events. Or hold your special event at BRGR Kitchen + Bar in the Power & Light District. Call 816-214-8607 to book an Event/Catering.

Parking Details:
Street, Parking Lot

Executive Chef:
George Atsangbe/Darius McCool

Private Party Facilities:
BRGR Kitchen & Bar is the ideal location for your private event. The classic American foodie will enjoy a value-oriented culinary experience designed with an atmosphere and attitude that doesn't forget you’re a sophisticated eater. Treat your guests to a dining experience to remember.

Private Party Contact:
Event Coordinator: (866) 937-0018

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
March 10th, 2016
Big 12 Tournament - BRGR Kitchen and Bar Power & Light District Only.

Special Hours
10:30am - 12AM

BRGR Kitchen & Bar - Power & Light Ratings and Reviews

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4.2

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4.1

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4.1

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4.1

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Moderate

92% would recommend it to a friend

Good for Groups (288)
Great for Lunch (215)
Fit for Foodies (204)
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Vibrant Bar Scene (152)
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Late-night Find (68)
Special Occasion (50)
Great for Brunch (35)
Scenic View (24)
Romantic (11)
Notable Wine List (10)
Bar Seating (2)
People Watching (2)
Casual (2)
Authentic (1)
Good for Birthdays (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Worth the Drive (1)
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on April 28, 2017

Always a great experience. Burgers top notch and lots of choices, fish fillet & chips was excellent, and build-your-own Mac &a cheese very unique and excellent too. Add to that a top flight of beer choices and this place never disappoints. Tip - use the Open Table "wait list" option for BRGR and skip the wait.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on March 9, 2017

We always enjoy BRGR. Never disappointed. Great atmosphere, great food, great service, great taste, great burger selection, and great beer selection. And the ambiance is excellent. One of our favorites!

Tags: People Watching, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Authentic, Comfort Food, Live Sports, Bar Seating, Great Beer, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Pre/post Theatre, Quick Bite, Casual
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 1, 2016

This place is one of my favorite right before an event at P&L. Their beer list is pretty good, but for "beer snobs" it's all draft or cans (bottles will be gone everywhere soon FYI). The menu is just that burgers just about anyway you imagine them and some tasty sides. Never had a bad burger and the sweet potatoe tots are great.
The main reason I return here, as anywhere is the staff. If they aren't good I bolt. And I followed one of my favorite servers in KC, Janine, here so I'll be back. But the weekday crowd is thin if there isn't a concert or game at the Sprint Center.

Tags: Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Fun, Good for Birthdays, People Watching, Bar Seating
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on October 22, 2016

Food is top notch. It is very crowded however and noise level is too high for good conversation.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on June 24, 2016

The waitress was sneaky with saying "do you want fries or tots with that?" After we ordered our meals, which implied they were included. It was only after we asked that she said they weren't. I'm sure it's an up selling technic, but it made me not want to come back because I knew what she was doing and it's really shady. Be up front about what people are ordering.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on June 11, 2016

We had a big group & service was efficient & relaxed. Food was excellent and would highly recommend!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on June 10, 2016

It's an alright burger place. The beer list cook be better given the price point and location. But the service is spectacular. Props to John and Janine!!

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 (Phoenix)·Dined on May 28, 2016

Burger was just ok for me but the trio of fries, tots, and onion rings was really good! Big enough to share!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on May 26, 2016

While visiting KC, and revising plans during a major series of storms, we walked to BRGR from our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised with the quality of the food, and the excellent service from our waiter who also happened to give us great suggestions for other KC restaurants. Both the burger and the short rib tacos were very tasty, and the sweet potato fries were fresh and crisp. The highlight may have been the brussell sprouts dish, a unique blend of ingredients including capers. Beer selection was excellent. For a sports bar like setting, the food exceeded our expectations.

Tags: Hot Spot, Late-night Find
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 (St. Louis)·Dined on May 25, 2016

Wonderful lunch spot with great burgers. Also had the Mac and Cheese which was really a surprise. Must try.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on May 15, 2016

Love the variety of drinks they have here. We each had something different and it was all very good. We split a burger (which was huge) and the trio of French fries, tots and onion straws. Very Very good but even though we split it it was still a lot of food. Would highly recommend.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Scenic View
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on May 7, 2016

BRGR is a great place for a burger and brew. You must start with the PIg wings.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on May 6, 2016

Our server's general lack of concern for our table from start to finish was a huge disappointment. This was a first for us at the P&L location, but enough to make us rethink this spot for our next burger.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Great for Lunch
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on April 29, 2016

A group of eight of us had a great meal at BRGR. It was extremely busy because of a big concert at Sprint (glad we had reservations!), yet the waitress did an excellent job of taking care of us. It was the fist visit for most of our group, but it won't be their last. Thanks.

Tags: Good for Groups, Hot Spot
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 (Milwaukee)·Dined on April 23, 2016

The girls and their parents LOVED BRGR!! Everyone thought the burgers were amazing!! I would say that the Juicy Lucy was one of the best burgers I have had in my entire life! The staff did a fantastic job of serving our large tables. The adult beverages were really tasty too!! The atmosphere was unique and very fun! We will definitely visit BRGR when we are in Kansas City in the future.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on April 19, 2016

Food was delicious! Unique and fun variety to choose from. I had the Funky Chicken and sweet potato fries. Teenage girls had build your own Mac n cheese which they described as -"creamy goodness"! Onion rings were huge, yummy! We ran a little late for our reservation due to traffic, but after talking with them they held our reservation of 9! Thank you! Waitress was super helpful & nice, and food was out very promptly! Would definitely go back.

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 (Seattle)·Dined on April 16, 2016

Loved the tater tots!!

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 (St. Louis)·Dined on April 16, 2016

Food variety was abundant. Love the lobster grilled cheese! Good for adults & kids.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on April 9, 2016

We love going to BRGR before seeing shows at the Music Hall. Great food, great service, and friendly atmosphere.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on April 8, 2016

The location is excellent; so close to downtown venues. The service was attentive and fast for the most part.
The food was unfortunately nothing more than average. I had the "new BRGR" burger with fries. (Fries and all the other sides are a la carte). The burger was soaked in grease. I enjoy a juicy burger, but not grease literally dripping out of it.
My wife had the BRGR burger; her comment was it tasted like "freddy's " burgers. Her sweet potato fries were very tasty.
If you are in a hurry in downtown, this place is ideal for a quick meal. We were in an out in 40 minutes.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Milwaukee)·Dined on April 3, 2016

Nice burger bar. I had a great bison burger while the rest of family had great burgers and blt. The roasted brussel sprouts was a surprisingly great addition to the meal. We got too many orders of French fries and did not care for the truffle fries.

Tags: Good for Groups, Kid-friendly, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on March 31, 2016

Fantastic food, great ambiance and service are why I keep coming back time and time again. Well done.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on March 22, 2016

We love to go there before theater events. Super location, and amazing food. Large portions!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 29, 2016

Party of 3 had truffled tots, burgers and the pot roast along with beers and an adult shake. All were fabulous and the server excellent and friendly. Would go back in a heartbeat!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on February 27, 2016

The food was amazing. The restaurant was great. The only thing that was lacking was our waitress. Not friendly at all and hardly ever came to the table. We had to wait about 10 minutes for her to even come take our drink order.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Late-night Find, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on February 27, 2016

We had a very attentive and hard working waitress. She did a great job!

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Outdoor Dining, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 22, 2016

Love this place. Great for post-work happy hours. Or random Saturday lunches.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on January 22, 2016

Great food and drinks! Love the atmosphere though it did her pretty noisy it was still fun and conducive to catching up with friends! Our server on this night in particular left a lot to be desired. She lacked a sense of urgency and continuously blamed the bar tender for drinks taking too long. One order came out wrong - first she blamed our group for not remembering how they ordered and then after realizing that wasn't flying she blamed the kitchen on misreading what she typed in...a simple I am so sorry and I will get that corrected would have sufficed.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 16, 2016

BRGR is often a fave and easy spot when attending an event at Sprint Center. Service was off this evening though as we were seriously rushed thru our meal. No really- the waitress came asked if she could take my friends plate when he was still holding 1/2 of his hamburger in his hand eating??! I stopper her and said 'No, he is still eating his hamburger, see?' Disappointed.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 16, 2016

Overall fantastic, but they forgot to serve us our soup of the day. We went for restaurant week and they never gave us the first course. The burger was great though.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch
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 (Chicago)·Dined on January 16, 2016

The burgers were great and the fries and sweet potato tater tots were to die for! We had great service as well!

Tags: Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 7, 2016

Burgers were done to perfection and the truffle fries were outstanding!

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Lunch
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on January 7, 2016

The food was good. I thought the burgers were a little pricey since fries did not come with them. Too noisy for me.

Tags: Great for Lunch
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 31, 2015

The turkey burger and sweet potato fries are great! I also ordered a watermelon-flavored tequila cocktail that was delicious. Even on NYE, the service was great and our food came fairly quickly although not too fast. My one complaint... We were seated by the door so it was a little cold, but that wasn't all that bad either. It's a good place!

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 31, 2015

BRGR has a huge selection of beer both in cans and on tap! Great place for a group and trying new beers and a unique burger! If you're looking to branch out, I highly recommend the mac and cheese and chipotle aioli tater tots!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Late-night Find
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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 27, 2015

Went for a late lunch following "Star Wars". Everyone enjoyed their burgers and the tater tots were excellent. My BLT was long on the "B" and very tasty. Would return.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly
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 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 26, 2015

We happened on BRGR when attending an event at the Sprint Center. It was a very convenient walk (about 2 blocks). Prices were pretty reasonable for QUALITY food. This isn't a Mickey D'S burger. The burgers weren't huge but very filling. They were absolutely delicious. We also shared a combo plate of sides. The sweet potato tots were wonderful. Service was very good. It was a very nice place and we would definitely return again.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on December 23, 2015

This place is one of our no-brainer choices. Always good. Every time. Waitstaff here are always friendly and efficient.

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vip
 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 23, 2015

Burgers were not cooked correctly two times.
What we ordered came out incorrectly, server seemed annoyed to have to correct it. Not busy but still poor service.

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 (Kansas City)·Dined on December 18, 2015

Great time and food as always.

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