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KC Hopps Executive Chef Ryan Sneed unveils his Oktoberfest menu at 5 metro restaurants

Blue Moose and Barley’s Kitchen + Tap will each feature the special menu for 12 days only

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (Sept. 18, 2019) – Five of KC Hopps’ metro restaurants will debut an Oktoberfest menu on Wednesday, Sept. 25 that will run for 12 days only, ending on Sunday, Oct. 6. The special menu, created by KC Hopps Executive Chef Ryan Sneed, will feature four German-themed dishes:


  • Pork Wiener Schnitzel – tender 4-ounce pork cutlet pounded flat, lightly pan fried and topped with a wholegrain mustard cream sauce. Served with lemon-chive spaetzle and broccoli. $14
  • Beef Stroganoff – tender pieces of steak simmered in a rich beef and mushroom sauce. Served over egg noodles and topped with sour cream and green onions. $12
  • Beef Sauerbraten – thick slices of marinated beef, roasted until tender and served with lemon-chive spaetzle, braised red cabbage and broccoli. $13
  • (Not-So-German) German Chocolate Cakea traditional triple-layer German chocolate cake topped with coconut-pecan frosting. $5


The KC Hopps locations featuring Chef Sneed’s Oktoberfest menu are:


Blue Moose

4160 W. 71st Street

Prairie Village, KS 66208

Reservations: 913-722-9463 or online


Blue Moose

10064 Woodland Road

Lenexa, KS 66220

Reservations: 913-213-6950 or online


Blue Moose

11134 Holmes Road

Kansas City, MO 64131

Reservations: 816-759-8510 or online


Barley’s Kitchen + Tap

16649 Midland Drive

Shawnee, KS 66217

Reservations: 913-268-5160 or online


Barley’s Kitchen + Tap

11924 W. 119th Street

Overland Park, KS 66213

Reservations: 913-663-4099 or online

About K.C. Hopps

The KC Hopps restaurant management group opened its first location in 1993 in the Waldo neighborhood of Kansas City. It now owns and operates multiple establishments across eastern Kansas and western Missouri that combine great atmosphere, friendly service and made-from-scratch menus. KC Hopps restaurants and concepts include Blue Moose, Barley's Kitchen + Tap, O'Dowd's Gastrobar, Stroud's, Relish Catering, Classic Catering and the Moose Truck, a food truck serving Blue Moose favorites. For more information, visit

About Blue Moose

For over 17 years, the Blue Moose brand has endeavored to be the finest upscale-casual restaurant in the neighborhood. We remain dedicated to providing a friendly staff who serves hand-crafted cocktails and delicious fare from our scratch menus. We take pride in providing an atmosphere where our guests feel comfortable, worry-free and at home when visiting. Blue Moose is the perfect place to meet friends and family in the neighborhood. Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4 to 6pm with food and drink specials. We offer weekly Sunday brunch with a beautiful and tasty buffet, opening at 10am. All day Tuesdays we feature 10 bottles of wine for $10 each. Don’t miss our thirsty Thursday special - $2 and $2.50 beers! Private Rooms for events are available at all locations. Blue Moose is managed and owned by KC Hopps, Ltd., and a group of local investors.


About Barley’s Kitchen + Tap

Barley’s Kitchen + Tap opened its doors in 1995 with its first location in Overland Park. Micro brews, macro brews, and imports from all corners of the globe make up our impressive selection of beer that we offer on tap. Barley’s has the first and largest selection of draft beers in Kansas City, including locally brewed favorites. Knowing full well that we cannot live on beer alone, Barley’s offers the best made-from-scratch menu in brew pub history. With hand-cut steaks, sausages made in-house, and fresh features crafted from our own kitchen, Barley’s menu has the perfect portions to compliment your pint! Barley’s is the perfect place to meet friends and family for lunch, after work and on the weekends. Our Shawnee and Overland Park locations have 2 private rooms that accommodate parties of 10 or get-togethers for 100. Barley’s Kitchen + Tap is managed and owned by KC Hopps, Ltd., and a group of local investors.