Juan's Favorite Dish

This week, we sat down with Juan, one of the owners and creators of Carmen’s Cafe, to talk about his favorite dish on the menu, and to figure out why this, of all their delicious choices, was his favorite. What is your favorite dish at Carmen’s Cafe? The Steak Modiga is extremely delicious, it’s always…

Carmen’s Bites at Jazzoo 2015

This year at the Kansas City Zoo’s annual Jazzoo fundraiser, Carmen’s Bites food truck came out to help the Zoo raise money for their children’s educational programs and provide financial assistance in the care and feeding of more than1,000 animals that call the Kansas City Zoo home. This year’s theme was “Under the Canopy” as…

How to Throw a Stress-Free Bridal Shower

So It’s THAT Time of Year Again. You’ve received the invitations, clicked through every last engagement photo, and suddenly  your turn has come to throw a bridal shower. Whether it’s your first or millionth, you have support out there. Lucky for you and your planning crew, Carmen’s caters. Yep, that’s right, provide your guests with…

Specials All Week Long At Carmen’s

Monday-Saturday $10 and Under Lunch Special Want to actually enjoy your lunch break? Take your lunch hour to Carmen’s to try the $10 and under lunch special Monday-Saturday. Everything from Toasted Ravioli to our Chicken Spiedinis are under $10 so you can experience all the flavors of the dinner menu but at nearly half the…

Carmen’s Cafe Happy Hour

Happy Hour at Carmen’s Cafe Monday- Thursday 3pm-6pm Enjoy all the hand picked, delicious ingredients from our dinner menu right inside our small plates for a fraction of the cost. Carmen’s Happy Hour is one of the best in Kansas City. Where else can you sit back in Brookside, enjoying  delicious $5 martinis AND specialty tapas…