Lee’s Summit restaurant to take over old Nick & Jakes off Plaza

Third Street Social – Lee’s Summit, MO

The owners of Summit Grill Restaurants are opening a new Third Street Social location. The new location will be in the old Nick & Jakes just south of the Plaza.



No date has been given but they are shooting for an early 2021 opening. The new location will be at 5031 Main St. in Kansas City, Missouri .


Grilled Sunflower Heads are a thing and people love it

Kansas City seems like the perfect spot for the latest food craze, grilled sunflower heads. People are raving about these grilled flowers that you can eat just like corn on the cob. I think I’ll give this one a shot.



It seems easy enough to do and people seem to really like them. After a bit of prep, you grill the head for about 5 minutes on medium heat. The short video below should be a big help. Happy eating!

Promote your Kansas City area business or event


Taco Republic is opening a Prairie Village location

The old Arby’s in Corinth Square is going to have a new tenant. Popular KCK taco joint, Taco Republic, is taking over the space.



Much like the original Taco Republic at Mission and County Line Rd in KCK, the new location will offer delicious tacos and feature a great patio with outdoor games. No word on the open date just yet.


816 Day is this Sunday and it’s got some great $8.16 deals

The Kansas City Downtown Neighborhood Association is hosting a celebration of Kansas City this Sunday on 8/16. 816 Day is full of great deals from businesses all over the city.

Mayor Lucas officially declared August 16th as 816 Day in 2018. This makes it the newest official holiday in the city.

From deals on dining and shopping to destinations like Union Station, there’s something for everyone on 816 Day. You can find a list of the current specials and learn more about the day here.


Original Fiorella’s Jack Stack location opens back up after remodel

The first ever Fiorella’s Jack Stack in Martin City has gone through a total remodel and is now open for dine-in service. They have a new bar, new patio, and an expanded carry-out menu.

The Martin City location was opened in 1974 by Jack Fiorella and his wife Delores. The world famous BBQ joint has since expanded to 5 locations serving the entire KC Metro area.

To celebrate their grand re-opening this week they will be offering some great specials and off menu classics. Follow Jack Stack on Facebook to stay in touch with the daily specials.