These businesses show support for Kansas City’s food-related initiatives by partnering with edible Kansas City as it highlights the stories behind the production, distribution, and consumption of local food.
We appreciate their support and hope you will, in turn, tell them you believe in what we do by patronizing their establishments. Find them online, explore their stories, and give them a try!
BADSEED FARMERS MARKET
Celebrating Local Food Culture & Community
Kansas City, MO 64108
Join the Food Revolution and experience the funkiest farmers’ market in town! Our gregarious gang of growers offers a delectable array of organically grown products every Friday night. Cool classes & “green” events are held throughout the year. Visit our website for details.
BROOKSIDE FARMERS MARKET
Kansas City’s ALL ORGANIC market
63rd & Wornall in KCMO
April through November
Each Saturday you will find justpicked, farm-fresh vegetables and herbs, bright flowers, grass-fed meat, free-range eggs, freshly prepared breads and baked goods including vegan and gluten-free items, home and body care products and a place to sit, visit and enjoy the relaxed neighborhood flavor of the market. Producer only, all organic, always local.
16315 W 287th Street
Paola, KS 66071
Nestled on six acres in Somerset, Kansas, Casa Somerset Bed & Breakfast enjoys a country setting very near to our Miami County wineries. We are close to Overland Park and 45 minutes from downtown Kansas City. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, want to experience our local wine trail, or come out with a group, Casa Somerset Bed & Breakfast will win your heart with its enjoyable rooms, lovely countryside, and fine food.
THE CORNER RESTAURANT
Kansas City, MO 64111
The Corner Restaurant is a neighborhood staple, where breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner is offered seven days a week in the diverse Westport area of Kansas City, MO. ‘The Corner’ has reopened with a strong menu of locally sourced, flavorful, Americana home-style cooking and offers a diverse list of specialty cocktails, wines, and microbrews from around the country.
FULL CIRCLE COUNSELING SERVICE
Pat Krawczyk, LSCSW
7700 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 309
Overland Park, KS 66202
Specializing in Sexual Orientation, Spiritual Development, Loss and Grief, Alienation from Self, Childhood Wounds, and Problems of Life.
LIKE FINE WINE
Wine improves with age, but fear and living small just gets old.
Jodie Jensen, CPC, ACC
Special offer for eKC readers: Visit likefinewine.com, and send me an email with “Edible” in the subject line to request your complimentary coaching and goal setting session. Like Fine Wine is life coaching designed for women over 40 who want to realize their full potential. Don’t let your juicy and robust life wither on the vine!
LOCATE KC – KEVIN BRYANT, PC
Reese & Nichol Realtors
7600 State Line Rd, Suite 210
Prairie Village, KS 66208
Buying or selling a home is a big deal. That’s why choosing the right agent is so important. Now more than ever real estate transactions require the experience of a professional agent like Kevin Bryant of LOCATE. Licensed in both Kansas and Missouri, Kevin has worked as a sales associate for Reece & Nichols since 2003.
THE MERC COMMUNITY MARKET & DELI
Everyone is welcome at The Merc!
901 Iowa Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
We are a cooperatively owned grocery store and deli that has been providing organic and locally sourced products to the community for nearly 40 years. We prepare our baked goods and deli dishes on-site daily, and our full-service Meat & Seafood Department offers top-quality cuts that are always hormone and antibiotic free. The Merc also offers a variety of fun classes in a warm and inviting community classroom.
MID-AMERICA GAY & LESBIAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
PO Box 5961
Kansas City, MO 64171
The Mid-America Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce advocates, promotes, and facilitates the success of the LGBT business community and their allies through the guiding principles of equality, inclusion, economics, and education. Our purpose is to create, identify and enhance business opportunities for LGBT and LGBT-friendly organizations, thereby fostering a more inclusive and vibrant economy in Mid-America.
THE WESTSIDE LOCAL
1663 Summit Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
Here at The Westside Local, we do our best to support local farms and businesses. This allows us to bring you the freshest ingredients and dining experience possible, farm-totable. Fresh, creative dining that’s a bit better for the world.
WHOLE FOODS MARKET
6621 W 119th Street
Overland Park, KS 66209
7401 W 91st Street
Overland Park, KS 66209
We believe that companies, like individuals, must assume their share of responsibility as tenants of Planet Earth. We actively support organic farming — the best method for promoting sustainable agriculture and protecting farmworkers and the environment. We also aim to protect the environment by supporting alternative sources of energy and by recycling or composting our waste. We are actively involved in our communities by supporting food banks, sponsoring neighborhood events, and contributing at least 5% of total net profits to not-for-profit organizations.
GIBBS ROAD FARM
Cultivate Kansas City
4223 Gibbs Road
Kansas City, KS 66106
Gibbs Road Farm, established in 1997, is a two acre, certified organic urban production, training and demonstration farm in Kansas City, Kansas. As a program of Cultivate KC, we grow food, the new generation of farmers and help grow a vibrant local food community. Contact us to learn more, and find our veggies at the Brookside Farmers Market on Saturdays, April – November.