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Top 3 Festive Destinations in the City

December 29, 2017

Have family or friends in town or just visiting Kansas City? Well we have the top three places you should visit during this festive time of year. After waking up, start your day with some gourmet coffee at Thou Mayest. Looking for a place to grab a bite to eat? Make your way over to Grinders in the Crossroads for the best pizza in town. Finally, finish off your day with a gourmet sweet treat at Christopher Elbow Chocolates.


Thou Mayest

Founded in 2012 in a garage, this coffee shop stands out among the rest with its unique philosophy and style. The name says it all. Thou Mayest means “the way is open” and the founders established this place with those words in mind. Their intentions were to offer a place for business owners, entrepreneurs, activists, and many other types of people looking to make contributions to their community. So if you’re looking to just relax or fuel those creative juices stop in at Thou Mayest for a fresh brewed cup of coffee.
Hours:
Monday-Wednesday 7AM- 10PM
Thursday-Saturday 7AM-12AM

Grinders

Featured on the Food Network Channel, Grinders offers New-York style pizzas with a diverse list of beers. Their menu also consists of burgers, deli sandwiches, Philly cheese steaks, and world famous Death Wings. Their hours are Monday-Thursday 11AM-11PM, Saturday 10AM-1AM, and Sunday 10AM-11PM. 
 

Christopher Elbow Chocolate

Got a chocolate craving? Christopher Elbow Chocolates is the place to satisfy those cravings. Christopher Elbow’s resumé is quite stacked. He has helped Emeril Lagasse open a restaurant in Las Vegas, assisted an acclaimed chef open a restaurant in the famous Eiffel Tower, and now running his own company. His gourmet chocolates are European inspired and crafted to perfection. They are open from 10AM-6PM Monday-Saturday.


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