Will You Ever Eat At Hereford House Again?!?

Our practical question is the main point of this missive which seems to think that marketing gimmicks will fix one of the nastiest instances of contamination this town has ever witnessed.


A former employee’s alleged acts of intentional food contamination at the Leawood Hereford House have not only resulted in multiple lawsuits over the past month but also damaged the reputation of one of the Kansas City area’s most iconic restaurant brands.

While local officials in Leawood are scrambling to help prop up the restaurant, which has been a prominent gathering place and civic institution in Johnson County for decades, at least one local food industry expert says Hereford House needs to do some serious rebranding in order to survive this episode and remain in customers’ good graces.

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Can Kansas City's Hereford House restaurants survive a food contamination scandal?

At least eight lawsuits have been filed by customers after an employee at the Hereford House in Leawood was arrested and charged with 33 felonies. Jace Hanson allegedly contaminated food in the kitchen by urinating and rubbing his genitals on it, and then posted videos of himself doing so online.