Kansas City Ballet Restaurant and Hotel Partners

Where Can I Go Before & After the Ballet?

Stay and dine at Kansas City Ballet’s Partner Hotel

Indulge yourself in the heart of downtown at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center. This upscale hotel features expansive accommodations, superb service and a complimentary local area shuttle to the most popular local attractions. Enjoy easy access to the Kauffman Center, Union Station, Sprint Center, the convention center, Crown Center and the Power & Light District. Make a night or weekend trip out of your ballet experience.

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Restaurant Partner Offers

816.221.3722 | 101 W 22nd St, Kansas City, MO

Visit Lidia’s Website

Award-winning television host, author, chef and restaurateur, Lidia Bastianich, opened Lidia’s Kansas City as her first restaurant outside of New York City offering regional Italian cuisine in the historic Freight House in 1998. Helmed by Executive Chef Cody Hogan, the menu features a daily sampling of three seasonal, homemade pastas, served tableside, along with authentic Italian entrées, fresh seafood, imported meats and cheeses, and an expansive Italian wine list.

Offer: Enjoy a special pre-show menu – three courses for only $38! Must be redeemed on the day of show only and not valid with any other promotions. To redeem, show your ballet tickets or email confirmation.


The Dining Experience at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO

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The Dining Experience offers modern American cuisine prior to evening performances at the Center. The Dining Experience has a seasonal three-course dinner menu, a selection of small plates, craft cocktails and a curated wine list – all just steps away from your seats at the Kauffman Center.

Offer: Show your ballet day-of show tickets or email confirmation to enjoy a three-course dinner for just $39 per person, plus a complimentary glass of champagne at the end of your meal!


816.897.8200 | 2101 Central Street, Kansas City, MO

Visit Lazia’s Website

Located between the Kauffman Center and Bolender Center in the Crossroads Hotel, Lazia is a dinner-only restaurant spinning a fresh take on nostalgic Italian style. Book a dinner in the main room and know you’ll get great food and generous pours from an eclectic wine list. 

Offer: Enjoy a special pre-show menu for $35 – plus free valet parking! May be redeemed any day there is a Kansas City Ballet performance. To redeem, show your ballet tickets or email confirmation.


Le Fou Frog
816.474.6060 | 400 E 5th St, Kansas City, MO

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Welcome to a bit of France and New York City tucked away on a corner in the River Market. Chef/Proprietor Mano Rafael and wife, Barbara, invite you to experience fresh and elegant food, soft lighting, cozy tables, charming waiters and an atmosphere that is relaxing, fun and totally unpretentious.

Salut to KCB Swan Lake Fete Blanc et Noir
Sunday, February 23 at 5:30 pm, enjoy an exquisite 5-course wine menu for $150 pp, with $25 donated to Kansas City Ballet. Call now for reservations.

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One East Urban Bar + Kitchen
816.391.4472 | One East Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO
In the lobby of The Westin Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center

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One East Urban Bar + Kitchen features the finest locally crafted beers and spirits, paired with Modern American fare in a vibrant, communal atmosphere.

Offer: Buy one dessert, enjoy a second complimentary dessert. Buy two desserts, get two free! Offer available in the bar or restaurant from 11 a.m. to close (midnight Sun. – Thurs.;  1 a.m. Fri. & Saturday). Show your ballet tickets or email confirmation for any Kansas City Ballet performance to receive this offer – one per table. Dine-in only.

Mission Taco Joint
816.844.3707 | The Crossroads, 409 E 18th St
816.326.2706 | South Plaza, 5060 Main St

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Growing up in California, skating and surfing up and down the coast, inspired brothers Jason and Adam Tilford to bring their love of Cali street food to their new Midwest home. Mission Taco Joint is a culmination of their travels, experiences, and the flavors of their childhood.

Offer: During the month of February, enjoy a Swan Lake cocktail and 20 percent of the proceeds will be donated to the Kansas City Ballet. PLUS, patrons who show their Swan Lake tickets or email confirmation will receive a free order of chips and salsa with any purchase. Dine-in only. Offer good at both locations.