Started in owner Danny O’Neil’s Brookside basement in 1993, The Roasterie has grown to an iconic Kansas City business. In October 2005, Danny and wife Carla opened the Roasterie Café, 6223 Brookside Boulevard, in the historic Brookside shops. Learn how the once home-based startup became not only a Brookside staple, but an iconic Kansas City business.
A diamond in the city for over 100 years, the historic Brookside shops have served the community since 1919. Hundreds of business owners have started their dreams in Brookside and served thousands of customers with a friendly smile and the kind of customer service only a neighbor can provide. The boundaries of the Brookside CID are Wornall Road to the west, Main Street to the east, 62nd Terrace to the north, and Meyer Blvd to the south. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.