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Mario's Westport Restaurant

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204 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-2240
+1 816-531-7187
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11:00 - 18:00
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Independence, Missouri, United States
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326 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After we closed the last day of pickup for the Trolley Run, we headed over to Marios for a grinder. Great call! Sad news, after close to 4 decades of service, the owner is retiring and closing down in December, 2017. A year to say goodbye. Hurry in a get that special meatball grinder from the landmark while it is... More 

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Thank Pbaglaw
Lawrence, Kansas
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Italian recipes dating back to the early 1900's are never to be repeated. This is a one of a kind that sadly will be going away at the end of 2017 since the son's - son is retiring from this old family restaurant. Now only open from 11am to 5pm M-F. Great Value!

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Thank lauraZ6165YC
Overland Park, Kansas
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This Italian restaurant serves excellent food! The staff is very friendly and appreciates their customers. I highly recommend this eating establishment!

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1 Thank MyTripReview7
Shawnee, Kansas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The cheese and meatball grinders out amazing. The cheese to sauce to meat is well balanced! True Grinder!! The hoagie bun is hollowed out and the cheese , sauce,and meat are baked back into it. The on TRUE GRINDER!

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1 Thank 908millh
Kansas City
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2015

$6 lunch today was the half spaghetti with meat sauce that comes with garlic toast and salad. If this is the half portion I shutter to think how big the full size is! Everything was wonderful! When I'm not super hungry I love to stop in and order their salad, it is crave-worthy!

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1 Thank Crystal M
Olathe, Kansas
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42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2013 via mobile

My husband and I used to go here in 1981 and 1982 during our lunch hour. Sometimes we would take the grinders to the Nelson Art Museum and eat outside. Today, we took our 19 year old son. It looks like a hole in the wall, but the food is good. Our son thought it was cute. It reminded him... More 

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2 Thank Kansas_Judson_Girl
Kansas City, Missouri
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2013 credit card Amex Cardmember Review

Their grinder is to die for. Great value and yoiu will not go away hungary. Friendly staff and hometown favorite

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1 Thank Edward F
wellington, fl
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311 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2013

I used to go here once a week in the '70's since I lived nearby...I was totally in love with the meatball grinder....on a recent visit , I discovered I still love it...the sauce, the meatballs, motz & even the roll makes for one wonderful experience. Must confess....it rode in our car, in a cooler all the way back to... More 

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1 Thank gypsybaker
Holden, Missouri
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176 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2012

It had been some time since I ate at Mario's, it was once one of my favorites and I ate there at least once a month. I just happened to be driving by around lunch time and the bright yellow exterior caught my eye. I was surprised at how much smaller it was from the last time I was there.... More 

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1 Thank GLM3
Kansas City, Kansas
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2012

Small place great food and very clean .... take out or eat in the food is great I had the meatball grinder and I wanted to take a few home they were that good ... but I was full from the first one ... I suggest doing the call in thing so it is ready when you get there ........ More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 Westport Rd, Kansas City, MO 64111-2240
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-531-7187

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?