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4033 W. 12 MILE 3 Blks E. of Greenfield
and homemade cinnamon
ay hello . . . Then it was to rolls.
All the while we ate and
ee a show at the Hyatt,
'ger baseball and back to licked our fingers, a woman
ario's where friends had was seated at the piano
athered to sing "Happy playing tunes from yes-
irthday" as Frank blew teryears like As Time Goes
By, Mairzy Doats, In The
ut his candles.
IT'S NOT MUCH to look Good Old Sumertime, Yan-
t outside . . . just an old kee Doodle Dandy etc.
Little wonder Stroud's is
uilding that certainly
oesn't seem inviting as a crowded seven nights a
ace to dine . . . So why are week . . . with five turn-
here always such crowds overs Friday and Saturday
aiting outside and inside . . . and three during rest of
t Stroud's Restaurant
They bring so much chic-
ar on 85th and Troost in
ken, there's always plenty
Kansas City, Mo.?
It doesn't take any reser- to take home or wherever
ations, but folks don't you're going . . . No need to
mind the wait . . . that is, if ask for "doggy" bags .. .
they know about this place They're brought auto-
. .. Stroud's is considered matically by the very
one of the best pan-fried friendly waitresses.
They say everything is for
chicken restaurants in the
sale at the right price .. .
I was in Kansas City vis- which is probably true, but
iting Scott and Bonnie Ras- it sure would have to be
kin, Les, Fran and Jason something overly lavish for
Ball ... Going to Stroud's Stroud's owners Mike
was a top priority of ours .. . Donegan and Jim Hogan to
Attending the Detroit Ti- even think about.
On the other side of Kan-
gers vs. Kansas City series
sas City, the dining coin is a
We got to Stroud's on a supposed delicatessen
Saturday night about 5:15 named Pumpernik's where
p.m. and there was still a the menu is large but most
good 35-minute wait .. . of the countermen or short-
This we didn't mind . . . Last order cooks leave much to be
time there was an over desired . . . The silverware
two-hour wait so we had and napkin is brought in
opted for Jess & Jim's Steak plastic sleeves, mustard is
in little Kraft' packages,
The inside of Stroud's is "pre-fab" hashed browns
very plain and simple . . . haven't been completely
Even a part of the ceiling "de-iced," bagels are soft .
seems to slant as if bent and listen to this ... When
with age . . . After all, ordering corned beef or pas-
Stroud's was opened way trami, you must specify hot
or it automatically comes
back in 1933,
There's a small bar .
But Pumpernik's in K.C.
and the restaurant is made
up of old wooden tables has some good points . . .
covered by checkered table like the chopped liver plus
cloths ... with a mixture of delicious bevy of desserts
wood or ice, cream cafe-style . . . and there's no doubt
chairs . . . Sev
en booths are there are others, too.
Friday night flight to
along windows to help make
Kansas City via Republic
up seating for 130.
Once we were seated, it was a very good one . . .
brought an adrenalin flow "Snack" was almost a meal
as to what kind of food could . .. soup, 1/2 sandwich, large
possibly create such a cookie, salad and coffee ...
Only time we felt any
It didn't take long to find movement was when the
out . . . as our waitress, very plane landed ... I wentdi-
pleasant an&efficient, was rectly to the Detroit-K.C.
obviously used to waiting on ballgame and sat behind
out-of-towners .. . She was first base with Scott, Bon-
also so fast, no need to worry nie, Leslie, Fran and son
about making the 7:30 Jason ... The latter three
left in fifth inning so Les
With red napkin on my could study for his flying
lap, I started out with a test on Sunday . . No
large, cold salad amply sooner had they gone when
sprayed with- Italian dres- Tiger third baseman Tom
sing and dry crumpled bleu Brookens hit a foul ball
cheese that was a real win- exactly into the seat Jason
ner . . . Then came a had vacated . . . It bounced
family-style feast that left up and Scott got himself a
little wonder why Stroud's souvenir.
K.C. Stadium is a beauti-
had gotten its great reputa-
ful baseball park with
Old-fashioned pan-fried waterfalls in the outfield...
chicken galore . . . made But only one scoreboard .. .
like you've never tasted be- in center field . . . with elec-
fore . . . moist, tasty and tronic advertisements,
ever so tender . .'. as much video and audio . . . Also,
as you want . . . mashed one of our big head shakers
potatoes, terrific cottage ... artificial grass . . . In-
fried potatoes, green beans Continued on next page
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