Five burning questions with answers on Fat City’s Facebook page

Yes, we still grab a fistful of matches when we find a restaurant that still offers this pleasant giveaway. Since it’s nearly impossible to find a dining room in the metro that still permits smoking, it’s becoming increasingly rare to find matchbooks or boxed matches up at the hostess stand, next to the cellophane-wrapped Starlight mints and the toothpicks.

But as our horde of vintage matchbooks grows, so do some burning questions about Kansas City’s restaurant history.

Categories: Dining, Food & Drink