The Opera House Cafe

The Opera House CAFE offers a variety of delicious breakfast, lunch, & dinner menu items throughout the day. Stop by and enjoy a wonderful meal in our relaxed atmosphere. Or treat yourself to one of our homemade bakery items. Walk-in only.

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Coffee, Tea, and Specialty Drinks

We offer a large selection of coffee, tea, & specialty drinks. Hot, cold, latte, smoothies, whey shakes and more.

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Breakfast

Eggs *

Served with Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

CLASSIC BENEDICT $8.39
Poached Eggs, Canadian Bacon, on an English Muffin w/ Hollandaise

GARDEN BENEDICT $8.99
Poached Eggs, Canadian Bacon, Tomato, Spinach on an English Muffin w/ Hollandaise

2 EGG MEAL –  ANY WAY YOU WANT $6.99
Served with Toast & Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

HAM & EGGS MEAL $8.99
Grilled Ham Served with 2 Eggs, Toast & Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

Additional Egg  or Substitute Egg Whites $1.49

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness

Off the Griddle

Omelets & Scrambles

3 Egg Omelettes Serves with Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

SUPREME $10.59
Sausage, Bacon, & Ham, Green Peppers, Onions, Mushrooms, Diced Tomatoes, and Cheddar Cheese

PHILLY CHEESE STEAK $9.49
Grilled Steak, Green Peppers, Onions, Mushrooms, and Provolone Cheese

HEARTY HAM & CHEESES $8.99
Ham, Onions, Swiss, and American Cheeses

CHORIZO FIESTA $9.59
Chorizo, Peppers, Onions & Pepper Jack Cheese with Side of House Salsa, Sour Cream, and Pico de Gallo

GARDEN $8.89
Spinach, Diced Tomatoes, Onions, Mushrooms, Green Peppers and Cheddar

PORKER $9.99
Sausage, Bacon, Ham, Chorizo, with Shredded Cheddar

CHEESY CHEESE $8.19
Swiss, American, and Cheddar Cheeses

BACON BRAVO $8.89
Applewood-Smoked Bacon, Diced Tomatoes with Jack and Cheddar Cheeses

SPINACH & MUSHROOM $9.19
Fresh Spinach, Mushrooms, Onions, Swiss, Topped with Hollandaise and Fresh Diced Tomatoes

TURKEY CLUB $8.99
Grilled Turkey, Bacon, Tomatoes, with Swiss Cheese

MAKE IT COUNTRY – Add Sausage Gravy on Top $2.49

BUILD YOUR OWN OMELETTES & SCRAMBLES $5.99 / Each Topping $0.99
3 Egg omelettes with Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit
Cheeses: Cheddar, American, Swiss, Provolone, Pepper Jack, Feta, Bleu
Meats: Sausage, Bacon, Ham, Turkey, Chorizo, Chicken
Veggies: Onions, Green Peppers, Tomatoes, Spinach, Mushrooms

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness

Biscuits & Gravy

FULL ORDER $7.59
2 Buttermilk Biscuits Topped with House-Made Sausage Gravy

HALF ORDER $5.19
1 Buttermilk Biscuit Topped with House-Made Sausage Gravy

B&G COMBO $7.69
Half Order of Biscuits and Gravy with 1 Egg & Your Choice of Breakfast Side

Breakfast Sandwich

Served with Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

CLASSIC $7.99
2 Egg Omelet with Cheddar on Texas Toast & Your Choice of 1 Filling: Sausage, Bacon, Chorizo, Turkey, Ham, Tomatoes, Onions, Pepper, Mushrooms, or Spinach
Add Additional Filling $0.99

VEGGIE $8.99
Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Onions & Peppers with Cheddar Cheese

Meat Lovers $9.39
Sausage, Bacon, Turkey, Ham with Cheddar Cheese

Breakfast Burrito

Served with Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

CLASSIC $7.99
10″ Flour Tortilla, 2 Scrambled Eggs with Cheddar & Your Choice of 1 Filling: Sausage, Bacon, Chorizo, Turkey, Ham, Tomatoes, Onions, Pepper, Mushrooms, or Spinach
Add Additional Filling $0.99

VEGGIE $8.99
Tomatoes, Mushrooms, Onions & Peppers with Cheddar Cheese

Meat Lovers $9.39
Sausage, Bacon, Turkey, Ham with Cheddar Cheese

Biscuit & English Muffin Sandwiches

CHEESE & EGG BISCUIT $4.09
Fried Egg with White Cheddar Cheese

SAUSAGE & EGG BISCUIT $4.99
Fried Egg, Sausage Patty, with White Cheddar Cheese

BACON & EGG BISCUIT $4.99
Fried Egg, Bacon, with White Cheddar Cheese

CHEESE & EGG ENGLISH MUFFIN $4.19
Fried Egg with White Cheddar Cheese

SAUSAGE & EGG ENGLISH MUFFIN $5.09
Fried Egg, Sausage Patty, with White Cheddar Cheese

BACON & EGG ENGLISH MUFFIN $5.09
Fried Egg, Bacon, with White Cheddar Cheese 

OATMEAL W/ NUTS & BERRIES $3.99
Brown Sugar, Maple, Almond Slices & Berries

Breakfast Sides

1 EGG $1.49
FRESH FRUIT $2.49
2 SLICES OF BACON $2.49
1 SAUSAGE PATTY OR LINK $2.49
1 BISCUIT $1.99
SIDE OF SAUSAGE GRAVY $2.49
2 EGGS $2.49
BREAKFAST POTATOES $2.49
2 SLICES OF TOAST $1.99
1 ENGLISH MUFFIN $2.09
SLICE OF HAM $3.89+

+ $1.39 COMBO BREAKFAST SIDE

Kids Breakfast

Served with Your Choice of Breakfast Potatoes or Fresh Fruit

CLASSIC PANCAKES $4.59

BERRY OR CHOCOLATE CHIP PANCAKES $5.69

SCRAMBLED EGGS & CHEESE $4.79

Salads

Also Available as a Lettuce or Tortilla Wrap.

GYRO $10.69
Hand Cut Lamb, Mixed Greens, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Onions, Feta, Greek Dressing w/ Tzatziki Sauce & Grilled Pita

CHEF  $9.69
Mixed Greens, Ham, Bacon, Hard Boiled Eggs, Tomato, Avocado, Cheddar, Choice of Dressing

GRILLED SALMON MEDITERRANEAN $10.69
Grilled Salmon, Mixed Greens, Almond Slices, Feta w/ Lemon Honey Vinaigrette

STEAK & BLUE CHEESE  $10.19
Seared Steak, Romaine, Bleu Cheese Crumbles, Tomatoes, Fried Onions w/ Bleu Cheese Vinaigrette

GRILLED CHICKEN CAESAR  $9.59
Grilled Chicken, Romaine, Parmesan, House-made Croutons, Caesar Dressing

APPLE PECAN  $7.69
Mixed Greens, Apples, Tomatoes, Pecans, Blue Cheese, w/ Maple Balsamic Vinaigrette

CLASSIC HOUSE   $6.99
Mixed Greens, Tomato, Onion, Cheddar, Choice of Dressing

GREEK  $7.49
Mixed Greens, Tomatoes, Onion, Feta, Greek Dressing

CAESAR   $7.69
Romaine, Parmesan, Croutons, Caesar Dressing

STRAWBERRY SPINACH W/BERRIES   $7.79
Spinach, Strawberry, Orange, Dried Cranberries, Sliced Almonds, with Lemon Honey Vinaigrette

Gourmet Burgers

1/2 lb. Fresh Angus Beef 
COOKED TO ORDER.

Also Available as a Lettuce or Tortilla Wrap

 Add a House Side & small Drink to Any Entree

BIG “B” * $9.69
Bacon, Fried Egg, Cheddar, Mustard & Ketchup on Wheat Bun

SMOKESTACK * $9.99
BBQ Sauce, Bacon, Onion Ring & Provolone on Onion Bun

GREEK GOD * $9.79
Tzatziki, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Lettuce, Onion, Feta on Ciabatta Bun

BLACK & BLEU * $9.89
Bacon, Onion Ring & Bleu Cheese on Onion Bun

Avocado Bacon * $9.99
Bacon, Avocado, Montery Jack, Chipotle Mayo, Lettuce, Tomato, Red Onion, on a Broche Bun

SOUTHWEST * $9.99
Guacamole, Pico de Gallo, Lettuce, Chipotle Mayo & Pepper Jack on Jalapeño Bun

MUSHROOM & SWISS BURGER * ! $9.09
Mushrooms, Swiss, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Onion, Pickle, Ketchup, Mustard, Mayo on a White Bun

BACON & CHEDDAR BURGER * ! $9.09
Bacon, Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Onion, Pickle, Ketchup, Mustard, Mayo on a White Bun

VEGGIE BURGER ! $8.39
House-Made Black Bean Burger, Spinach, Onion, Tomatoes on Wheat Bun. (Sauce on Request)

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness

House Burgers

1/3 lb. Fresh Angus Beef
COOKED TO ORDER

Also Available as a Lettuce or Tortilla Wrap

 Add a House Side & small Drink to Any Entree

BUILD YOUR OWN  $7.39
Choice of Cheese, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Onion, Pickle, Ketchup, Mustard, Mayo

Add Mushroom or Bacon $1.00

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness


Cafe Sandwiches

Available as a Lettuce or Tortilla Wrap.

 Add a House Side & small Drink to Any Entree

TURKEY $7.39
Smoked Turkey Breast, American, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Red Onions, Salt & Pepper on Wheat

CLASSIC BLT  $7.49
Two Layers of Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, w/ Mayo

CHICKEN SALAD  $7.69
Grilled Chicken, House Dressing, Celery, Grapes, Apples, Pecans, Topped with Lettuce, Tomato, Onion on Wheat

SMOKED HAM & SWISS  $7.39
Smoked Ham, Swiss, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Red Onions, Salt & Pepper on Rye

ROAST BEEF  $7.49
Roast Beef, Swiss, Dijon, Mayo, Red Onions on Wheat

TUNA SALAD  $7.59
Tuna, House Dressing, Celery, Diced Onions,  Lettuce, Topped with Tomatoes on Wheat

Paninis

 Pressed Hot on Artisan Ciabatta

 Add a House Side & small Drink to Any Entree

GRILLED CHICKEN $8.59
Chicken, Provolone, Tomato, Onion, Bacon, House Chipotle Mayo

CUBAN  $8.49
Sliced Pork Loin, Ham, Pickles, Swiss, Mustard

TURKEY CLUB  $8.39
Turkey, Bacon, Provolone, Lettuce, Tomato, Mayo

BBQ PORK  $8.49
Pulled Pork, Provolone, Onion Straws, BBQ Sauce

VEGGIE  $8.09
Spinach, Tomato, Green Peppers, Onion, Almond Pesto

ITALIAN  $8.79
Salami, Pepperoni, Ham, Provolone, Lettuce, Oil & Vinegar

STEAK & CHEDDAR  $8.89
Marinated Beef, Red Onions, White Cheddar, Horseradish Dressing

MEDITERRANEAN VEGGIE  $8.39
House-made Hummus, Tomatoes, Sliced Cucumbers, Red Onions, Pickled Peppers, and Feta on Wheat

House Specialties

MAKE IT A MEAL DEAL ADD $3.49
 Add a House Side & small Drink to Any Entree

STREET-STYLE TACOS
(2) $6.49 / (3) $7.49
Choice of Carnitas or Chicken w/ Pico De Gallo on 6” Soft Corn Tortillas. House-made Salsa

SUPREME TACO
(2) $7.99 / (3) $9.89

Cheddar, Lettuce, Tomatoes, and Sour Cream

WINGS
(6) $7.59 / (10) $11.69
Plain, BBQ, Garlic Parmesan, Sweet Chili or Buffalo: Includes Dipping Sauces

QUESADILLA $8.49
Choice of Carnitas OR Chicken Flour Tortilla, Cheddar, Pico De Gallo
Side of Sour Cream $0.59

SLOPPY JOE $6.99
House Made Sloppy Joe, Onion, Pickle, Cheddar

PHILLY CHEESE  $8.49
Seared Steak, Provolone, Onions, Peppers, Mushrooms on a Hoagie

CHICKEN TENDERS $7.99
Breaded Crispy-Fried White Meat Chicken Served with Your Choice of Sauce: Ranch, BBQ, Honey Mustard, Buffalo

GYRO $8.09
Hand cut Lamb, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Onion, Feta in Pita wrap w/ Tzatziki sauce

REUBEN $7.79
Corned Beef, Sauerkraut, Swiss Cheese, Thousand Island Dressing on Rye

GOURMET GRILLED CHEESE $7.99
American, Swiss, Provolone, Bacon & Tomatoes, Grilled on Texas Toast

WILD ATLANTIC SALMON * $12.99
Includes One Side

Premium Sides

 BRUSSELS SPROUTS $4.99
Sautéed Sprouts w/ Onions, Fennel & Kosher Salt

ROASTED POTATOES $4.99
Roasted & Sauteed Red Potatoes Seasoned w/ Thyme, Kosher Salt, & Garlic

ROASTED VEGETABLES $4.99
Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Mushrooms, Onions w/ 5 Spice, Salt & Honey

GRILLED ASPARAGUS $4.99
Grilled and Seasoned with Olive Oil, Kosher Salt and Pepper

Meal Deal Premium Upgrade $1.99

*Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness


Starters

BREADED MUSHROOMS $6.89

ONION RINGS $6.89

JALAPEÑO POPPERS $6.89

MOZZARELLA STICKS $6.89

MAC & CHEESE BITES $6.89

LOADED SIDEWINDERS $6.89

House Sides


STEAK FRIES BASKET $4.49 / $2.49

SWEET POTATO FRIES BASKET $4.49 / $2.99

KETTLE CHIPS BASKET $4.49 / $2.49

POTATO SALAD $2.49

PASTA SALAD $2.49

FRESH FRUIT  $2.49

SMALL HOUSE SALAD $3.99

Kids’ OH Menu

Child Must Be Under 12-years-old.
Served with Choice of Chips, Fries, or Fresh Fruit


BURGER $4.99

CHEESEBURGER $4.99

GRILLED CHEESE $4.99

CHEESE QUESADILLA $4.99

PB&J $4.99

CHICKEN TENDERS $4.99


 


Drinks

FOUNTAIN DRINKS SMALL, ICE TEA  SMALL $2.19 / LARGE $2.69

MILK $2.59

ORANGE JUICE $2.59

COFFEE  S $2.09 / M $2.39 / L $2.60

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Coffee & Espresso

Espresso Drinks Served with a Double Shot
ADD AN EXTRA SHOT TO ANY DRINK 1.00

CAFÉ AU LATTE
12 OZ $3.09 / 16 OZ $3.39 / 20 OZ $3.69
Brewed Coffee & Steamed Milk

LATTE HOT or ICED
12 OZ $4.19 / 16 OZ $4.69 / 20 OZ $5.09

FRAPPE BLENDED ICED
16 OZ $4.99 / 20 OZ $5.59 / 24 OZ $6.09

CAFÉ AMERIANO
12 OZ $2.59 / 16 OZ $2.79 / 20 OZ $2.99

HOT CHOCOLATE
16 OZ $3.49 / 20 OZ $3.99 / 24 OZ $4.49
Dark & Swiss Chocolate

NITRO COLD BREW
S $4.29 / M $4.79

ICED COFFEE
16 OZ $3.09 / 20 OZ $3.59 / 24 OZ $4.09
Toddy Cold Filtered

BREWED COFFEE – Drip
12 OZ $2.09 / 16 OZ $2.39 / 20 OZ $2.69

ESPRESSO DOUBLE SHOT $2.59

Specialty Drinks

Latte or Frappe
Any of the flavors listed below
Espresso Drinks Served with a Double Shot

USE SOY / ALMOND MILK  OR MAKE IT A BREVE: ADD $1

ESPRESSO DRINKS SERVED WITH A DOUBLE SHOT, ADD AN EXTRA SHOT TO ANY DRINK FOR $1

White Chocolate with Choice of Cherry, Blackberry or Blueberry

Teas

We offer a variety of Black, Green, Herbal, and Rooibos Teas.

TEA
12 OZ $2.49/ 16 OZ $2.79 / 20 OZ $3.19 / 24 OZ $3.59 / 32 OZ $4.39

MAKE ANY TEA A LATTE FOR $1

Specify if you want you tea served hot or cold 

Choose from the following black tea options below.
Choose from the following green teas listed below.
The teas listed below are all caffeine free.
The teas listed below contain Rooibos

Fresh Juice

Drink Healthy!

16 OZ PURPLE JUICE $7.25
Purple Cabbage, Pear, Lemon, Ginger, Orange

16 OZ RED JUICE $7.25
Beets, Carrots, Celery, Ginger, Red Apple, Lemon

16 OZ ORANGE JUICE $7.25
Orange, Carrots, Celery, Lemon, Apple

16 OZ GREEN JUICE $7.25
Cucumber, Green Apple, Celery, Lemon, Kale

16 OZ FAT BLASTER $7.25
Grapefruit, Orange, Lemon

16 OZ SWEET GINGER $7.25
Sweet Potato, Carrots, Pineapple, Ginger

16 OZ PEAR PLEASURE $7.25
Orange, Red Apple, Pear

16 OZ STRAW PEARY SPINACH $7.25
Strawberry, Apples, Pear, Spinach

16 OZ MORNING GLORY $7.25
Beet Root, Carrots, Oranges

16 OZ POPEYE POWER $7.25
Apples, Cucumber, Lime, Spinach

16 OZ Blue Peary $7.25
Blueberries, Pear, Spinach

16 OZ CREAMSICLE $7.25
Apples, Celery, Orange, Sweet Potato

16 OZ STRAWBERRY – PINEAPPLE $7.25
Pear, Pineapple, Strawberry

LEMON WATER $3.00

ALMOND MILK $4.00

FRESH HAND-SHAKEN LEMONADE $4.00

Smoothies

Make it a Boozie for $3.50 – In Restaurant Only

24 OZ SMOOTHIES $5.59
Choose any of the flavors listed below

Whey Shakes

16 OZ WHEY SHAKES $5.09
20 g Protein

24 OZ WHEY SHAKES $6.49
40 g Protein

FRUIT

VANILLA

CHOCOLATE

ESPRESSO ESKIMO

Italian Sodas

Iced Soda with Cream & Your Choice of Flavor

20 OZ ITALIAN SODA $3.69

Iced Soda with Cream & Your Choice of Flavor.
ALMOND, CARAMEL, COCONUT, PEACH, ORANGE, CHOCOLATE, HAZELNUT, VANILLA, FRENCH VANILLA, MANGO, STRAWBERRY, BLACKBERRY, BLUEBERRY, RASPBERRY, CHERRY


Handcrafted Cocktails & Beer

Bottled Beer | Wine | Coffee Cocktails | Craft Cocktails

Walk of Shame Happy Hour
$1 Off
Coffee Cocktails &
Breakfast Cocktails
9AM – Noon

Reverse Happy Hour
$1 Off
Local Beers &
5 O’Clock Menu
5PM – Close

$2 Jello Shot
$5 Gin & Juice
$6 Pop Rocks Sour

All Day Breakfast Cocktails

BLOODY MARY $9
Tito’s vodka, House Juiced “V8”, Fresh Market Vegetables & House Pickles

MIMOSA $6
Spumante Sparkling Wine & House Squeezed OJ. Goes Great with Our B&G!

BELLINI $7
Spumante Sparkling Wine & Seasonal House Juices. Try it with our French Toast!

SALUTO $7
Jameson Whiskey, Big O Ginger, Hand Squeezed OJ

GREYHOUND $7
Choice of Vodka or Gin, House Squeezed Grapefruit Juice

SKREWDRIVER $6
Tito’s Vodka & House Squeezed OJ

OH! Bar Classic Cocktails

OLD FASHIONED $9
Choice of Whiskey, Orange Rind muddled w/ Bitters, Brown Sugar topped w/ a Filthy Cherry

MANHATTAN $9
Bulleit Rye Whiskey, Sweet Vermouth, Bitters, a Single Filthy Cherry dropped in

CLOVER CLUB $9
Gin, Raspberry Syrup, Dry Vermouth, Egg White & Fresh Squeezed Lemon Juice

VODKA PRESS $9
Choice of Vodka, Seagram’s Tonic & Sprite

MARGARITA $8
Nothing beats a fresh margarita! Nothing….Especially on Taco Tuesday…Or any day really!

GIN & TONIC $8
Choice of Gin, Seagram’s Tonic, Bitters if desired, Market Vegetable/Fruit garnish based on Gin choice.

Coffee Cocktails

5TH AND WALNUT $7
Tito’s Vodka, Frangelico, Black Walnut Bitters, House Toddy, Cream & Sugar w/ a Dark Chocolate rim

RIVER MARKET RUSSIAN $7
Tito’s Vodka, Kahlua, House Toddy, Cream & Sugar, dollup of Whipped Cream & Dusting of Cocoa

IRISH COFFEE $7
Choice of Irish Whiskey, Choice of House Drip Coffee, Brown Sugar & topped with Whipped Cream

SUMATRAN COLADA $7
House Infused Sumatran Whiskey, Coconut Creme, Fresh Juiced Pineapple

AUNT MARY’S COFFEE $11
Baileys, Rumchata, House Infused Sumatran Whiskey, Frangelico, Kahlua, House Toddy

It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere

KC ICEWATER $8
A legendary local libation. Gin & Vodka, Fresh Lemon & Lime Juice topped w/ Soda

HORSEFEATHER $7
Whiskey, House-Made Ginger Beer, Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice & Bitters

DARK & STORMY $7
Myer’s Dark Rum, House-Made Ginver Beer, Fresh Squeezed Lime Juice

BERRY LIMONATA $8
Vodka, Fresh Berries, Hand Squeezed Lemonade. It goes great with ALL of the things!

MISSONARY’S DOWNFALL $8
House Infused Peach Run, Locally Sourced Mint, House Squeezed Pineapple & Lime Juice, Honey Syrup

CHERRY LIMEADE $7
House Infused Cherry Lime Vodka, Fresh Lime Juice, Filthy Cherry Syrup, topped w/ Soda

Beers

Local Beers: 

Boulevard Unfiltered Wheat
Boulevard Pale Ale
Boulevard Single Wide IPA
Boulevard Dark Truth Imperial Stout
Boulevard The Calling Double IPA
Boulevard Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale
Boulevard Whiskey Barrel Stout

Domestics: 

Budweiser
Bud Light
Coors Light
Miller Lite

Imports:

Angry Orchard
Angry Orchard Pear
Corona Extra
Sam Adams Lagar/Seasonal
Blue Moon Belguim White

Wines

Canyon Road: 

Pinot Noir
Cabernet Sauvignon
Merlot
Moscato
Pinot Grigio
Chardonnay

Chateau Ste. Michelle:

Reisling

Prices are subject to change and may not reflect in restaurant pricing. 

The River Market’s Breakfast, Lunch, Bar, Bakery, Coffee & Events place! Kansas City’s Best breakfast, lunch, bakery, coffee & events in the City Market.  Located in Kansas City’s historic Gillis Opera House, The Opera House Cafe has one of the largest spaces for people to come together to eat, drink and be merry! With a coffee shop & coffee roaster, we have the freshest, handmade coffee drinks in the River Market.  Our cafe serves a deliciously diverse menu for breakfast, lunch and brunch!