The Flagship Bar and Restaurant of the MARTINI CORNER ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT. Famous nationwide for its signature Martinis. Our retro upscale dive bar decor provides the perfect backdrop for a hand crafted cocktail or a cold beer. Step out of KC and into NYC or LA for a night…
Try out our tasty menu of well done pub fare. Hang out in our brick courtyard and play some pool or bocce or stay inside and challenge your friends to a game of skee ball. Velvet Dog has a spot for you no matter what your taste. Listen to the great sounds of our nightly DJs and slide into a booth or couch and relax. Velvet Dog is always there for your partying and relaxing pleasure…
3 + back patio
• $100 for up to 40 people
• $250 for over 40 people
Room fees may be waived depending on certain food and liquor minimums.
• Mon – Thur 4pm to 3am
• Friday 3pm to 10pm
• Saturday 6pm to 10pm
• Sunday 7pm to 3am
• Choose any (4) appetizers to be featured
Lasts 2 hours, We refill as long as people are still eating.
Choose (4) from the following Appetizer Options:
20 guest minimum, Charged to Host tab.
Once a room charge has been paid, a party can have all guests responsible for their own drinks.
Yes – within reason. As long as we can take it down after the party is over, you’ll be fine. NO confetti please!
Yes, this is fine. We can also store a cake or such for your party ahead of time and bring it out at the appropriate moment. We have the plates, napkins and forks for your cake in house.
We do not have the facilities for bands at Velvet Dog. A singer or guitar player can work in special circumstance, but they are rare.
No – We play XM radio and have our own DJ’s.
Only under special circumstances for charity events and such. We are not a rental hall; our events are almost always private.
Yes – we have a full sound system with wireless microphone.
Yes – we have Time Warner Cable and can show most events without the sound. We have one HD TV in the main room and three up on the third level. We may put sound on if it is requested by a bigger private party.
Yes we can. All we ask is that you test it at least a day in advance to avoid any glitches the night of your party.
No – Velvet Dog food must be used for private parties.
After we confirm the details of your event, we will email you a Private Party Booking Sheet. This will have all the details of your event and a place to fill out credit card information. We need a card number on file to hold the space, but you won’t be charged anything until you close out your tab with the server the night of.
If you have a room charge, that is in addition to your food and drink portion of your
This is where your guests pay for their drinks themselves, either from the bar or from one of our servers. Parties generally have their own server unless it is a bigger party and there may be more servers.
The main difference is adding the import beer + Boulevard to the basic option in the $30 selection. At $30 you get calls such as Absolut, Bacardi and Jack Daniels. At $40 everything such as martinis, Grey Goose and Gran Marnier are all included in the option. This is the best option if you really want to take care of a crowd and have the budget to do so.