Ale House: One of the Best Restaurants Near Shawnee, KS

There are plenty of Shawnee restaurants you could post up in with your friends for after-work drinks or as your designated gameday spot — but it wouldn’t be the same as a night out at Westport Ale House. You could go anywhere. But you’d miss out on the shared experience. If you’re looking to break out of your routine, it’s worth the 15-minute drive, Lyft or Uber to experience the best game day specials, live DJ performances and rooftop bar Kansas City has to offer. 

Here’s why you should always opt for Westport Ale House.

Looking for Restaurants Near Shawnee, KS? Try out Westport Ale House

Again, you could stay in Shawnee and hit up the same local Shawnee restaurants every time. But why would you do that when Westport Ale House is just 15 minutes away and has the excitement and energy that most restaurants in the Shawnee, KS, area just don’t offer?-.

Ale House is nestled right in the heart of Kansas City’s Westport district at the corner of Broadway and Archibald — and it’s the only place anyone wants to be for game days, nights out or just meeting up with friends for a casual meal and a few rounds of drinks. There is no other place like Westport when it comes to providing an infectious, bustling atmosphere that you can’t help but want to be a part of.

Right in the middle of it all is Westport Ale House. Get out of Shawnee and get out of your rut. A 15-minute drive is worth it.

Why Ale House is One of the Best Restaurants near Shawnee, KS

A short drive out of your comfort zone brings something that even the best restaurant in Shawnee, KS, can’t offer. Here’s what you can expect when you roll up to Westport Ale House:

  • A full-service rooftop bar with a fireplace, TVs, yard games in the sunshine and a killer view above the action of Westport.
  • The most coveted live DJs in Kansas City, spinning the favorites that gets everyone in a great mood.
  • Affordable food and drinks to satisfy all the munchies without breaking the bank.
  • More TVs than you can shake a mozzarella stick at, all playing the sports that you can’t miss.
  • Big, comfy booths for you and all your people to settle into and watch the action — onscreen and off.
  • A huge bar selection, serving up your favorite ice-cold drafts and mixed drinks.

It’s not a secret that Westport Ale House is the pick for a quick meal and a beer just as much as a long, lazy weekend afternoon spent tossing bags in a game of cornhole. It’s the go-to choice for watching the big games and for sharing a pitcher and a round of appetizers. There’s no other atmosphere like Westport Ale House.

 Beat that, Shawnee.

While You’re in Westport

Want to make the most of your time in Westport? Start with The Fall, right below Westport Ale House. You can step downstairs after an afternoon at Westport Ale House into an otherworldly atmosphere that has captured the imagination of Kansas City. Offering unique craft cocktails and a visually immersive experience unlike anywhere else, The Fall is more than just a nightclub. It’s an adventure.

Outside of our own venues, Westport is full of shops, bars and restaurants for you to explore. There’s always something going on in Westport for you to enjoy, and we have plenty of recommendations for visitors. Turn your time at Westport Ale House into a full day with some of our favorite neighboring spots:

Looking for something a little closer to home? We’ve got you covered. Here are some of our Shawnee favorites:

Other Restaurants in Shawnee, KS

There are always up-and-coming, new restaurants in Shawnee, KS, that are going to be a good time, too. Westport Ale House is just fifteen minutes away from Shawnee, but we’re not your only option. Some of our other favorite spots in the Shawnee area include:

Want to check out our menu or our daily specials? Curious about what’s going on at Westport Ale House for our upcoming events? Interested in reserving a booth for your next night out? You can always get in touch with us online, or, follow us on social media to stay up to date on what we’ll be cooking up next.