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swyatt2 Mar 29, 2011 11:51 PM

I am in search of some ethnic food somewhere in KC. I have to do it for my anthropology class and am trying to find something good to do it over. Only requirements are that its not americanized. I do not eat meat and that is part of the problem I am having on finding a suitable restaurant. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!

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    jcshil RE: swyatt2 Mar 30, 2011 05:30 AM

    I haven't personally eaten there, but I hear Blue Nile Cafe (an Ethiopian restaurant down by the River Market) is very good. They have lots of vegetarian options as well - might be what you're looking for.

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    Blue Nile Cafe
    20 E 5th St Ste 102, Kansas City, MO 64106

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      chileheadmike RE: jcshil Mar 30, 2011 01:05 PM

      Blue Nile is an excellent choice.

      Keeping it blue..Blue Koi would fit nicly too.

      I was going to say El Camino Real until you said vegetarian.

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      Blue Nile Cafe
      20 E 5th St Ste 102, Kansas City, MO 64106

    2. amyzan RE: swyatt2 Apr 4, 2011 05:25 PM

      There's an Indian restaurant off I-35 at 87th street, northwest corner, called Flavor of India that has a lot of vegetarian dishes. They also make dosa, which are accompanied by one of the better sambhar and coconut chutney in town. Crisp, shattering pancake with rich potato and lentil filling, tangy hot soup, and cool, creamy chutney. Who can ask for more? The service is good, and the prices are reasonable for the portions, of which we usually have leftovers to take home.

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