Chef’s Prix Fixe
Offered Tuesday through Thursday only 

Lobster Shooter  
coconut, kaffir lime, herbs 

Hamachi Crudo
ginger, white soy, sesame 

Octopus Bolognese

squid ink pasta, saffron, basil  


Faroe Island Salmon 
beets, wasabi, trout roe 


Dry Aged Pork
lemongrass belly, thai basil, fried shallots

Meyer Lemon Mousee

earl grey caramel, sesame, pear 


$55 
$80 with wine pairings

whole table participation appreciated. No substitutions. seasonal menu, pricing and availability subject to change.











Novel Menu

​​815 W 17th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
816-221-0785



Novel will be participating in KC Restaurant Week January 12th-21st. Visit events for more info! 


To reserve a table, click here.


Located in Kansas City's Historic Westside, less than 1 mile west of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.

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​Hamachi Crudo

winter pear, jalapeno, poppy seed, tumeric
15


Butternut Squash Soup  
coconut, tapioca, kaffir lime, pepitas

9


Roasted Beet Salad

wasabi, pickled raspberry, yuzu vinaigrette  

10


Endive Salad

sunchoke, blood orange, pistachio, boquerones  

12


KC Shrimp 
horseradish chimichurri, pineapple, shishito
11
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Spicy Lamb Sausage
lentil, chickpea, sheep's milk yogurt 
11

Duck Neck Dumplings
foie gras, cameo apple, smoked raisin, five spice 
12


Novel Reuben
corned beef, 10,000 island, young gouda
​9


Cr​ispy Egg

tripe, chipotle, bacon hushpuppies

10

Seared Diver Scallop
beef tendon, mushroom, sweet potato, chili 

30


Pan Roasted Salmon 

grilled romaine, trout roe, white turnip

28

 
Chicken Porchetta

ribollita, polenta, green garlic, fennel 
23 

Duroc Pork Chop
pork belly ragu, rice späetzle, baby bok choy

​25

 Beef Tenderloin
short rib, quail egg, celery root, blue cheese  

33

Ricotta Gnocchi
broccoli, chestnut, truffle peel, radicchio    

21


Thane Palmberg Potato
fermented black bean aioli, ginger-scallion 

7

Brussels Sprouts 
pickled cherry, black vinegar, cashew   

7


Sauteed Greens 

cultured cream, chicken sausage, onion straws    
7



dessert

Coffee Coconut Pavlova 
cocoa meringue, coffee coconut custard 
8


Pear Cake

chai spice, buttermilk panna cotta, vanilla tuille 
8

Fried Pumpkin Pie 
golden milk ice cream, five-spiced pepitas 
8

Peanut Butter Custard
MO concord grape, marshmallow, granola 
8

Chocolate
caramel, pecan, chocolate chip cookie dough
9


 
*seasonal menu, pricing and availability subject to change