This list from local foodies isn't comprehensive but offers a glimpse at the devastation caused by the pandemic among the local food service industry.
To wit . . .
NEARLY THREE DOZEN TOP RANKING KANSAS CITY RESTAURANTS HAVE SHUT DOWN SO FAR WITH MORE CLOSINGS EXPECTED THIS WINTER!!!
Credit to this foodie mag for keeping vigil and reminds us how the pandemic is very real and has created dire circumstances for the economy . . .
The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on small businesses across the country, and the restaurant industry has been hit especially hard. In Kansas City, dozens of spots have sadly elected to close their doors for good, from cocktail bars to burger joints to some of the city's most acclaimed restaurants.