The Dining Experience


The Dining Experience at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts offers modern American cuisine prior to most evening performances at the Center. The Dining Experience has a seasonal three-course dinner menu for $39 per person, as well as a selection of small plates. Guests may enjoy a seasonal craft cocktail and curated wine selection.

Dining Menu

Small Plates Menu

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Walk-in dining is available at café tables and at the bar for small plates and cocktails. Reservations are required for the three-course dinner menu. Reservations are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. It is recommended to make your reservation two weeks in advance. For pre-performance dining, please allow for 90 minutes for dinner service to enjoy our three-course menu.

Availability for large groups (five or more) is very limited. To inquire about a large group please email

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