2331 South Cedar
Ottawa, KS 66067
Phone: (785) 242-3400
Fax: (785) 241-2193
The 23rd St Roadhouse is a swanky club that brings some of the best bands and live performances from around town. The decor here is very eccentric and nifty and the ambiance very perky. Events here include jam sessions, war of the DJ' s, theme nights, coyote nights and so on. So make sure you mark this place for the weekend. Call ahead for more details.
This spot has everything you could possibly need for an evening of fun: comedy club, dance club, billiards bar and more. This means you can have all the fun you want in one convenient location. Local, regional and national comics take the stage upstairs nightly. Dinner and show packages are available.
The Roxy Bar is a place where one can enjoy drinks at inexpensive prices. The bar is also a venue for many musical performances and the bands that play here have a strong local fan following.
Formerly known as Epicurean Restaurant and Lounge,Bodyworks Phase II is a great hangout place for local businessmen as well as many young professionals. Founded by Calvin and Benny Shelby, this place is a venue for many live performances from DJ nights to the local live jazz and blues bands. You can also rent the venue for private parties, concerts, corporate meetings and fund-raisers too. Centrally located in the city, the restaurant also provides assistance for catering and decoration.
This bar is open seven days a week and caters to sports fans, people who are passionate about drinking and those not that hot on eating. The bar takes care of its customers by serving food until midnight, every night! So drink up, and don't worry about passing out hungry. Barflies gawk at the 11 plasma screens during sports events. Live gigs are not uncommon and the food is regular bar food. They have a free poker night as well. Happy hour extends from 3p-7p M-F. The booze is cheap so that makes it the place to treat your friends.
Located at the lobby level in the Intercontinental Kansas City at the Plaza, the Oak Bar is believed to be the best in town. And why not, with the most extensive list of delicious liquors in Kansas city, the Oak Bar is definitely worth every bit of this designation. Friday and Saturday nights see the best live jazz performances here. The bar features a special room where the smokers can steal a puff of the best cigars available here. Apart from all this the bar serves delicious appetizers, especially the ones at the Sushi bar. Come here for a great time with friends or otherwise.
recordBar is one of the liveliest places at Kansas City. The interiors of the bar are embellished beautifully, evoking memories of the past musical maestros. Rock music dominates, and the bar is also a great place to see the local talents perform. The bar features themed DJ nights and live band performances. The menu specializes in Italian cuisine including a variety of sandwiches, pasta and antipasti. A wide variety of wines are available too.
According to patrons, few places can match up to the great ambience of this restaurant in Kansas City. Jazz legends like Coleman Hawkins, Charlie Parker and Marilyn Maye and many others have performed at Jardine's on countless nights of pure Jazz. The menu comprises of some delicious seafood, steaks and burgers, adding another highlight to the experience. The selection of wines goes well with the food and also deserves a mention. The staff is friendly and always attentive to the needs of patrons. Check the website for their daily line-up of Jazz performances.
The Mustache Club is one of those rare nightspots that give you the chance to let your hair down in a completely unpretentious atmosphere. This basement establishment is a little hard to find, but once you do, a night of enjoyment begins. If getting decked up in fancy clothes and your highest pair of heels is your idea of a good time, this is probably not the place for you. Instead, stop by in your most worn pair of jeans and enjoy some great live music, and don't forget to bring your own booze.
Aura is one of the most popular and trendiest nightclubs in the city. It is located just 15 minutes south of downtown and has all of the modern features in a club, from VIP bottle service to a laser light show. During the week, the club has different theme nights and DJs, a fully stocked bar and it does not close until the wee hours of the morning.
Kansas City, MO seems to abound with jazz clubs, almost on every corner you can find one. Some are better than others, yet one that consistently garners rave reviews from locals is the Broadway Jazz Club. It is located in the hip, historic Broadway Arts District and inside guests can see some of the local jazz musicians that make K.C. proud by carrying on the tradition of live music in the city. There are performances every night from Tuesday through Saturday and in addition to great music, visitors will also find a delightful menu of American comfort food, from vegetarian entrees to seafood, a night at the Broadway is always a good choice.
Bands and artists like the Wilders, Zeke, Big Four, Bruce Robinson, Ann McCue and many more have entertained at the Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club. Always in the headlines for its great musical events, Davey's is one of the best places in Kansas to enjoy live music. There are daily specials like Gothic dance on Mondays and acoustic shows and bands on Wednesdays Davey's Uptown Ramblers Club has drink specials through the week, but you have to be of legal age. The venue can be booked for private parties as well as for corporate events. Being nominated and voted 'City's Best' for many consecutive years, as well as the Olympic Torch having passed outside—that's a claim to fame very few venues can stake.