Central Standard Friday

Central Standard
11:51 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Food Critics: Kansas City's Best Lunch Spots

Our food critics and listeners offer suggestions for tasty lunches in Kansas City.
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It's not uncommon for Americans to work through lunch, thoughtlessly scarfing down sustenance at a desk or —worse — in a car.

But at its best, lunch can be a time to unwind and savor the moment, getting out in the city while nourishing body and soul.

Some Kansas Citians are keeping the mid-day meal alive in all its glory. Hosted by Charles Ferruzza, KCUR's food critics led a search for exquisite lunch experiences in Kansas City on Friday. 

Here are some of their recommendations:

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Central Standard Friday
4:18 pm
Sat January 19, 2013

Historic Building Preservation In Kansas City

The Iconic Katz Building On Main

Change is inevitable.  But what if that change affects a community-loved building, or historic landmark?

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Central Standard Friday
4:41 pm
Fri January 4, 2013

Best & Worst Movies Of 2012

Was Les Miserables miserable?  Was Jack Reacher a reach?  Should anyone have taken The Guilt Trip?  These answers and more, on this week's edition of Central Standard Friday.

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Central Standard Friday
12:03 pm
Mon December 31, 2012

Dining Rooms Of Days Gone By

Do you remember the Wishbone, Earl's Hamburgers, Po' Folks, Piccadilly Cafeteria, and the Athena on Broadway?  Well, we do.

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Central Standard Friday
4:18 pm
Wed December 26, 2012

The History Of Holiday Shopping

Good luck out there.

Heads up y'all, there's only one weekend left to get that last-minute Christmas shopping done.

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Central Standard Friday
6:00 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Noisy Restaurants

Credit wineanddineusa.com

Ambience or irritation?  That is the question.

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Central Standard Friday
5:32 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

Food Critics: Fabulous Fish

We're up to the gills in grouper, trout, and tuna on this week's Central Standard Friday.


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Central Standard Friday
6:00 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

KC History: Wornall/Majors House Museums

The John Wornall House
Iknowthegoods

You've driven past those historic houses in Kansas City, and no doubt they've piqued your curiosity.  What's inside?  Who once lived there?  And how do these places figure into our area's history?

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