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The Food Critics: News, Reviews, Foodies

The Food Critics return to share restaurant news and recommendations. Plus, what does it really take to be a "foodie"?By The Walt Bodine Show, April 2, 2009

Tune in to hear the Food Critics share the latest restaurant news and reviews. We also take time to get to know our food critics by exploring how they've refined their pallets over the years. Listen in for a discussion of the ins and outs of being a 'foodie,' and learn how the people whose voices you hear on our show have come to be the noteworthy critics they are today.

This week's Food Critics:
Charles Ferruzza, The Pitch
Chris Becicka, Ingram's Magazine
Mary Bloch, The Independent


Bad News

Corona Cantina has closed.

Restaurant Guide

Cafe Seed
2932 Cherry Street,
Kansas City, MO 64109
(816) 561-7333
Great vegan food.

Ixtapa Mexican
7103 North West Barry Road,
Kansas City, MO 64153
(816) 746-4848
Wonderful pork chili verdi burrito.

Justus Drug Store
106 West Main Street,
Smithville, MO 64089
(816) 532-2300

Guadalajara Caf?
1144 West 103rd,
Watts Mill Plaza, Kansas City, MO
(816) 941-4471

101 W 22nd Street,
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 221-3722
Try the naked dumplings. Naughty, but nice.

Garozzo's Italian Restaurant
526 Harrison Street,
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 221-2455

Mama Mia's
402 South Twentieth Street
Leavenworth, Kansas 66048
(913) 682-2131


Fiesta Azteca
7534 Raytown Road
Raytown, MO 64138
(816) 737-0772

One Bite Japanese Grill 8602 W. 133rd Street,
Overland Park, KS 66213
(913) 897-9388

Andres Confiserie Suisse
5018 Main Street,
Kansas City, MO 64112
(816) 561-3440
Decadent ham and cheese croissants.

Extra Virgin
1900 Main Street,
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 842-2205
Wonderful tapas.

Steak & Shake
9500 North East Barry Road,
Kansas City, MO 64157
(816) 407-1007

Thai Orchid
6504 Martway Street,
Shawnee Mission, KS 66202
(913) 384-2800

Town Topic
2013 Broadway
Kansas City, Missouri 64108

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