Michael Forbes Bar & Grille

Michael Forbes creates special “Golden Years” menu for National Senior Citizens Day on Monday, Aug. 21 

Menu will include 7 meals available at lunch and dinner for only $5 to guests 65 years of age or older

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (August 9, 2017) – Senior citizens have more to look forward to on Monday, Aug. 21 than the area’s first total solar eclipse in 211 years. The day is also National Senior Citizens Day and Michael Forbes Bar & Grille is celebrating with a special “Golden Years” menu featuring seven meals for only $5.00, available at both lunch and dinner.

The special “Golden Years” menu:

Greek Chicken Salad

Feta cheese, tomatoes, black olives, grilled chicken topped with Michael Forbes’ housemade Greek dressing

Chicken Caesar Salad

Chopped romaine topped with grilled chicken, saved parmesan and housemade croutons

Soup & Salad

Choice of a bowl of one of Michael Forbes’ homemade soups paired with a side Caesar, Greek or Garden Salad. Soup choices are Broccoli Beer Cheese, Chorizo Corn Chowder or Pot Roast.

Fish Tacos

Crispy, hand-battered cod, pepper jack cheese, pico, cabbage and red chili aioli served with choice of black beans or chips & salsa

Brookside Burger with side*

An 8-ounce USDA Choice, never-frozen, all-beef patty cooked to your liking topped with lettuce, tomato, onion strings and served on a toasted, Roma Bakery bun.

Pulled Pork Sandwich with side*

Smoked and hand-pulled pork served on a toasted Roma Bakery bun.

Greek Wrap with side*

Roasted garlic hummus, spring mix, Kalamata olives, cucumber, tomato, feta cheese, and red onion tossed in Michael Forbes’ housemade Greek dressing

*Side choices are housemade potato chips, hand-cut fries, sweet potato fries, black beans, baked beans, coleslaw, fresh fruit, cottage cheese, onion strings or chips & salsa.

Michael Forbes begins its lunch service at 11 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 21 and switches to dinner service at 4 p.m. The restaurant closes at 9 p.m. Reservations are encouraged by calling the restaurant at 816-333-4355.

About Michael Forbes Bar & Grille

Michael Forbes Bar & Grille is a local, upscale-casual restaurant in the Brookside neighborhood, serving Kansas City diners for more than 35 years. Known casually as “Michael Forbes,” it features a lunch and dinner menu with more than 50 made-from-scratch items, as well as brunch on Saturday and Sunday and daily specials every day of the week. Happy hour is from 3 – 6 p.m. and a late-night happy hour is offered starting at 9:30 p.m., every day of the week. Michael Forbes also offers full catering services for off-site events like weddings, business meetings, corporate events and private parties. For more information, visit

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