Kansas City’s most popular Italian Market and Italian Restaurant is located at 1201 West 103rd Street, in the Watts Mill Shopping Center. The Marco Polo’s market serves from 10:00am-9:00pm, Monday through Thursday and 10:00am-9:30pm Friday and Saturday. Prices range from $3.95-$10.95 and features Italian sandwiches, pasta dishes, chicken and more. The grill outside fires up Jasper’s fresh home-made Italian sausages daily. The Marco Polo’s market in Kansas City seats 55 guests and also does a large catering business.
Jasper’s Italian restaurant in Kansas City seats 150 guests and is open for lunch Monday-Friday 11:30am-2:00pm and for dinner Monday through Saturday, from 5:00pm-9:00pm. Lunch prices range from $9.95-$16.95 and dinner from $15.95 plus. The menu features favored items from Jasper’s and the old Trattoria, including the famous Shrimp Livornese, Caesar salad, and a wide selection of appetizers, pasta, chops, fresh seafood, and fresh baked breads and home-made pastries. Featuring the best wine list in Kansas City. The wine list includes over 200 selections from Italy and California, with a wide variety priced at $32.00 a bottle. The bar also features Kansas City’s largest selection of Italian grappa and espresso drinks.
The kitchen is headed by Jasper Jr. and his nephew Jasper III (3J). Every cook has experience in Jasper’s kitchen, including Jasper’s sous chef, sauté cooks, pasta, and pastry chefs.