Carrot Gold Partners

Our Carrot Gold partners are setting the standard for excellence in food service. Dine with them and you’ll reduce your food miles while supporting local farmers and small business owners. Carrot Gold certification ensures the business is sourcing food locally, engaging in sustainable kitchen practices and offering healthy menu items.

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Cafe Sebastienne at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

24 Carrot Gold, 2017
4420 Warwick Blvd. Kansas City, Missouri

One of Kansas City’s premier restaurants, Café Sebastienne combines the worlds of contemporary art and contemporary cuisine in the heart of Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

Cafe Sebastienne

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Cup on the Hill

24 Carrot Gold, 2017
730 Minnesota Ave, Kansas City, KS 66101

Where the community meets, drinks coffee and gets to work making Wyandotte a happier and healthier place. The social enterprise, Cup on the Hill is a wholly owned subsidary of Community Housing of Wyandotte County.

Cup on the Hill

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The Unified Government of Wyandotte County Health Department
18 Carrot Gold, 2017
619 Ann Ave, Kansas City, KS 66101

Sourcing locally, practicing sustainability and supporting their economy, committed to walking the talk and committed to sharing with others, the Healthy Department of Wyandotte County raises the volume of all that is good in Wyandotte.

The Unified Government of Wyandotte County Health Department

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Nana’s Cafe
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
2650 MO-7, Blue Springs, MO 64015

Committed to feeding family and friends the highest quality, allergy-free foods, Nana Davis has modified old-fashioned comfort food to meet healthy, local and seasonal standards.

Nana’s Cafe

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Broadmoor Bistro
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
The Center for Academic Achievement, 8000-8098 W 71st St, Overland Park, KS 66204

Providing opportunity for high school students to develop agricultural and culinary skills, Broadmoor Bistro is a gem for anyone interested in coffee and a pastry in the morning or an extravagantly-prepared dinner. Located in the Center for Academic Achievement, this Shawnee Mission signature program really shines.

Broadmoor Bistro

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Granola Jones
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
Ennovation Center, 201 N Forest Ave #130, Independence, MO 64050

Preparing granola, jams, and jellies from fruit and berries sourced from a family-owned farm, our second value-added producer, Granola Jones introduces you to delicious, local and healthy.

Granola Jones

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Fair Share Farm Ferments
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
18613 Downing Rd, Kearney, MO 64060

Using their own veggies to their make ferments, Tom and Rebecca keep it truly local. You can find their ferments at all the local grocers and on Saturdays at the Brookside Farmers Market. (Our very first value-added Carrot Gold partner.)

Fair Share Farm Ferments

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Cornerstones of Care- Gilham Campus
24 Carrot Gold, 2017

Striving to improve the health of Kansas City’s children and families, Cornerstones addresses food and the environment by providing children opportunity to grow their own food and the satisfaction that comes from that.

Cornerstones of Care- Gilham Campus

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The Fontaine- 901 West and The Solarium
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
901 W 48th Pl, Kansas City, MO 64112

Dine in the sun or on the rooftop in luxury, enjoy the taste of local while indulging in the flavor of Kansas City.

The Fontaine- 901 West and The Solarium

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Woodside Health & Tennis Club
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
2000 W 47th Pl, Westwood, KS 66205

Going beyond fitness, Woodside serves a locally-sourced, organic, seasonal menu at The Kitchen while also providing cold-pressed juices or smoothies from Earthbar. They even offer wholesome item for take-away in their grab-n-go section.

Woodside Health & Tennis Club

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Bon Appetit at Kauffman Foundation & Conference Center
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110

Contracting with Bon Appetit Management Company for food service, the Kauffman Foundation & Conference Center serves local food to its many conference guests. When reserving space, request local.

Bon Appetit at Kauffman Foundation & Conference Center

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Stowers Institute for Medical Research
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
1000 E 50th Street, KCMO 64110

The cafeteria at the Institute serves meals prepared by Bon Appetit Management Company striving for using at least 20% ingredients.

Stowers Institute for Medical Research

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The Acorn Cafe at Oakhill Day School
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
7019 N Cherry St, Gladstone, MO 64118

Locally sourced, made from scratch lunch and take-away dinners available all summer from the same kitchen that prepares top-notch lunches for its school children. Check out something different in Gladstone.

Acorn Cafe at Oakhill Day School

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Precious Petals

Precious Petals & Pepper Berries: catering
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
105 N. Rogers, Independence, MO 64050

Floral and food caterers using local, organic, sometimes foraged and usually self-grown produce for special events including weddings, anniversaries, business lunches, and holiday parties.

Precious Petals & Pepper Berries

Pita for Good

Pita for Good: food truck
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
Out and about at the coolest events around the metro

Feed you face, fill your soul. Delicious, every-dish-from-scratch Mediterrean food on wheels. Local, organic fast food available to cater both public and private special events.

Pita for Good

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Simple Science Juices
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
In Old OP, 8126 Floyd St, Overland Park, KS 66204
In the Crossroads, 1914 Main St, Kansas City, MO 64108
In Brookside, 112 W 63rd St, Kansas City, MO 64113
In Corbin Park, 13719 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66223
Also available at the Brookside Farmers Market and Overland Park Farmers Market, and at two locations in Omaha, NE.

Organic. Raw. Local. Inspiring wellness and supporting customers achieve optimal health with cold pressed juices, smoothies, nut milks, cold-brew coffees, healthy snacks, weekly cleanse packages, memberships, and free home/office delivery.

Simple Science Juices

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Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
4814 Roanoke Pkwy, Kansas City, MO 64112

Recognized by Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Seafood Watch and other sustainable seafood organizations, Jax Fish House and Oyster Bar brings fish and seafood to Kansas City in the most responsible manner. Serving local, organic produce alongside a dozen varieties of clams, crab and lobster daily on The Plaza.

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar

Story dining room

Story.
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
3931 W 69th Terrace, Prairie Village, KS 66208

The freshest and most unique ingredients inspire James Beard Best Chef Midwest nominee and owner Carl Thorne-Thomsen in creating a story on the plate and in making a meal an event in the Prairie Village restaurant’s dining room.

Story.

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Heirloom Bakery and Hearth
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
401 E 63rd St, Kansas City, MO 64110

Breads, pastries, muffins, biscuits, scones, pie, cookies, soup, sandwiches and salads, all scratch-made from locally-sourced, organic ingredients. East Brookside’s trail-blazing, community-focused, family-owned bakery and more.

Heirloom Bakery and Hearth

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Aramark at the Kansas City Convention Center
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
301 W 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105
Open daily for special events

The Kansas City Convention Center offers an impressive list local food and a diverse mix of venues in downtown Kansas City, MO, including one of the country’s largest green/certified LEED silver ballrooms.

Kansas City Convention Center

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canihaveabite
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
633 E. 63rd Street, KCMO

Farm to your table made easy in East Brookside. Food with a story, prepared in-house ready for your table. Many menu options for all diets including paleo, vegan, vegetarian, ominvore and allergy-free. Packages available to feed you for a week.

canihaveabite

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The Farmhouse Restaurant
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
300 Delaware Street, Kansas City, MO 64105

The original farm-to-table restaurant in the River Market. Friendly and comfortable and serving some of the best food in town. Catch the streetcar and make it a day!

The Farmhouse Restaurant

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Unbakery and Juicery
24 Carrot Gold, 2017
634 E 63rd St, Kansas City, MO 64110

Eat in, out front, under the coolest shade structure on 63rd Street, or DRIVE-THRU. Find cold-pressed juices, raw foods, gluten-free ‘unbaked’ goods and speciality items such as bone broth. Celebrating one year in business, an anchor in East Brookside.

Unbakery and Juicery

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Wells Family Farms- Locally Sourced Meats
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
419 Main Street in The City Market, Kansas City, MO 

Farmers market legend, Kim Wells has just opened this butcher shop that also carries eggs, cheese and more in a storefront at City Market. Working toward a brick and mortar location for years, Kim now gathers from her producer community and shares with the larger community.

Wells Family Farms- Locally Sourced Meats

Terra

Terra Health and Wellness Market 
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
19800 E Jackson Dr, Independence, MO 64057

Locally-owned, Terra Health and Wellness Market boasts 100% organic produce, salad and juice bar, and features nearly 50 local producers. Dedicated gluten-free section. Experienced staff. Bright, beautiful store.

Terra Health and Wellness Market

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The Dining Experience at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts 
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
1601 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64108

Fine dining at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts with emphasis on local seasonal items. Enjoy dinner before a show or just enjoy dinner. Catering and special events also available.

The Dining Experience at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

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Renee Kelly’s Harvest
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
12401 Johnson Dr, Shawnee, KS 66216

Beautifully historic Caenen Castle in Shawnee, Renee Kelly’s Harvest features local farmers and producers. Up-scale, yet approachable. Perfect for a special evening or Sunday brunch.

Renee Kelly’s Harvest

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GreenAcres Market
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
4175 N. Mulberry Drive, KCMO 64116, in the Village at Briarcliff

Family-owned, community market and deli just five miles north of downtown. Health education classes through-out the winter.

GreenAcres Market

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Nature’s Own Health Market
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
4301 Main Street, KCMO 64111

A friendly neighborhood store with lots of local and healthy treats. Second store opening soon in the River Market.

Nature’s Own Health Market

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Casa Somerset Bed and Breakfast
24 Carrot Gold, 2014
16315 W. 287th Street, Paola, KS 66071
Call for reservations, 913-557-9288

A spacious, Italian villa and vineyard on six peaceful acres just 45 minutes from Kansas City. Enjoy local food prepared by the chef/owner.

Casa Somerset

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Flavor MKT
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
1461 Northwest Highway 50, Holden, MO

A roadside market bringing local groceries and house-made gluten-free products from the region to the region.

Flavor MKT

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AIXOIS Bistro
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
In Brookside at 251 E. 55th Street, KCMO 64113

Enjoy just coffee or a classic French meal on one of the city’s best patios or in their cozy dining room.
Aixois Bistro

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Howard’s Grocery, Cafe and Catering
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
1708 Oak Street, KCMO 64108

All local, seasonal menu prepared by owner, Craig Howard and friends. Great, sunny spot for a solo lunch or a meet-up meal. Sustainable building design with rooftop garden coming in 2017.
Howards KC

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Webster House
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
1644 Wyandotte Street, KCMO 64108

Innovation meets fine dining with an eclectic, local bent presented in the historic, Romanesque ex-schoolhouse in the shadow of the new Kauffman Center for Performing Arts.

The Webster House

KC Community Kitchen

Kansas City Community Kitchen
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
750 Paseo, KCMO 64106

Through Episcopal Community Services, the Community Kitchen serves nutritious meals with no questions asked. The dining room staffed by volunteers offers a restaurant-like atmosphere and provides guests delicious meals that fill their stomachs and nourish their minds. All are welcome, donations humbly accepted.

Kansas City Community Kitchen

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The Sundry
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
1706 Baltimore, KCMO 64108

A modern market and deli kitchen turning out great vibes. The place to meet friends for lunch or to have lunch and meet new friends at the very long community tables. Take home dinner- prepared on-site or grab the local ingredients you’ll need to create your own.
The Sundry

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Room 39
24 Carrot Gold, 2013
Two Locations: 39th Street and Mission Farms

Fine dining without pretention. Both locations make the most of seasonal ingredients sourced from local producers.
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The Rieger Hotel Grill and Exchange
24 Carrot Gold, 2013
1924 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

This classic American grill honors the history of the Rieger name while adding a new and lasting landmark restaurant to Kansas City’s culinary landscape.
theriegerkc.com

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Blue Bird Bistro
24 Carrot Gold, 2013
1700 Summit
Kansas City, Missouri

One of Kansas City’s longstanding sustainable restaurants serving mid-American recipes with local, organic ingredients.
bluebirdbistro.com

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Lidia’s Kansas City
24 Carrot Gold, 2013
101 W 22nd Street
Kansas City, MO 64108

Owner Lidia Bastianich believes that it’s not only the food on the table that makes the meal, it’s the people who join around the table who bring the meal to life.
lidias-kc.com

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Johnson County Community College

24 Carrot Gold, 2013
12345 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66210

Dining Services supports the college’s effort to make decisions based on sustainability that preserve the values of environmental, economic and social responsibility.
jccc.edu

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Hallmark Cards
14 Carrot Gold, 2013
Corporate Dining Room

Hallmark is committed to responsible corporate citizenship, and that means sustainable practices, healthy options and local food in the employee cafeteria.
hallmark.com

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Whole Foods Market
24 Carrot Gold, 2016
7401 West 91st St
Overland Park, KS 66212

The grocery store that goes beyond good for you to also encompass the greater good. wholefoodsmarket.com

 

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Shawnee Mission Medical Center
24 Carrot Gold, 2014
9100 West 74th Street
Shawnee Mission, KS 66204

A longtime leader in the local food movement, Shawnee Mission Medical Center serves food prepared from the finest, locally-sourced ingredients in order to promote health and wellness. shawneemission.org

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Saint Luke’s Hospital
14 Carrot Gold, 2013
4401 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO 64111

Visitors enjoy a culinary experience more akin to a local eatery than a typical hospital cafeteria. saintlukeshealthsystem.org