Blue Moose in Prairie Village closes after 20 years, making way for new restaurant

Blue Moose Bar and Grill at the Shops of Prairie Village is closing its doors for good — but a new concept is on its way, according to ownership group KC Hopps. File photo.

Blue Moose Bar and Grill at the Shops of Prairie Village is closing its doors for good to make way for a new restaurant, according to a press release from KC Hopps, which owns Blue Moose.

Why it matters: A bar and grill beloved by locals, Blue Moose operated out of a strip mall on the western edge of the Shops at 4160 W. 71st Street for 20 years.