Rides, Rallies and Events Recap

KC’s Best Bike Night of 2003

Written by  December 31, 2003

The results are in! Votes by overenthusiastic readers who “accidentally” voted more than once have been adjusted, and the winners of our Best Bike Night in KC for the year 2003 are (drum roll please…)!

First Place
Knuckleheads Saloon (FOG Cycles) in Kansas City, MO

Second Place
Paddy O’Quigley’s in Lee’s Summit, MO

Third Place
Kobi’s Club & Deli in Bonner Springs, KS

Honorable Mention (in alphabetical order):
Billy Jacks Hillside Bar & Grill (Kansas City, MO)
DJ’s Club (Kansas City, KS)
Drafters (Kansas City, MO)
Frankie D’s Mexican Restaurant (Kansas City, KS)
Midway Bar & Grill (Lake Lotawana, MO)
Russo’s Pizza & Pub (Lee’s Summit, MO)
The Other Place (Olathe, KS)
Winslow's BBQ (Kansas City, MO)

What makes these bike night hot spots so hot? After speaking with several riders who frequent these fine watering holes, these locations all seem to possess the following qualities:

The owners are bikers themselves or are biker friendly.
You can drink outside on the deck or in the parking lot.
Plenty of “bike only” parking.
Food & drink specials.

Thanks for taking our Best Bike Night in KC poll and make sure to participate in this month’s poll which reopens the age old can of worms to find out, '
When Riding in a helmet-free state, do you wear a helmet?

Mike Schweder


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