$25-50

10 8 Aixois

Address: 251 East 55th Street, Kansas City, MO 64113
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Aixois is a neighborhood restaurant in the Crestwood shops at the corner of 55th and Brookside Boulevard. Stopping in for a glass of wine after an evening walk on the trolley trail or for a fine meal before a performance at the Missouri Rep, diners enjoy a bustling, casual atmosphere in the dimly lit dining area where broad windows look out on the activity of Brookside. Weather permitting, the covered patio is the place to be.

10 8 The Majestic Steakhouse

Address: 931 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64105
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The Fitzpatrick Building was originally a saloon and bordello built in 1911. During the Prohibition of the 1930s, the basement was used as a Speakeasy and meeting place. The Majestic Steakhouse opened its current location in 1993, reviving a tradition of fantastic steaks and great times!

10 8 40 Sardines

Address: 11942 Roe Avenue, Overland Park, MO 66209
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In 2002 award-winning chefs Michael Smith and Debbie Gold opened a restaurant that is the continuation of their culinary journey. Using only fresh, straightforward flavors from around the world, while always building upon their traditional French training, the setting, like the food, is welcoming, warm and comfortable.

10 8 The American Restaurant

Address: 200 East 25th Street, #400, Kansas City, MO 64108
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For more than 30 years, The American Restaurant has been striving to set culinary standards, using talented chefs and the freshest ingredients to prepare the highest quality foods. The ever-changing menus feature seasonal fruits and vegetables, wild game, fresh seafood and beef in both familiar and creative combinations.

10 8 The Golden Ox Restaurant

Address: 1600 Genessee Street, Kansas City, MO 64102
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When the Golden Ox Restauurant opened it's doors in 1949 it's purpose was to furnish a good place to dine for the ranchers and farmers who brought their livestock to the stockyards. The tradition lives on today, The Golden Ox is located on the first floor of the Livestock Exchange Building in the heart of the stockyards. Our professional staff serves the highest quality steaks and is one of the few restaurants that continues to have its steaks aged and hand cut.

10 8 Californos

Address: 4124 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO 64111
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Tucked away in the heart of Kansas City's entertainment district, Californos recreates the very feel of a French Bistro, complete with dark wooden bar and tables covered with white tablecloths. On the breezy deck out back, where friends and family dine and socialize, a wrought-iron railing encloses streetside seating out front. The menu offers an intriguing blend of contemporary American cuisine and European fare.

10 8 Zin

Address: 1900 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64108
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Zin is an eclectic, contemporary American restaurant located the crossroads art gallery district. Architecture, lighting, music and art are intended to compliment, not overwhelm the star of the show, the food. The seasonal menu foruces on freshness. The highly acclaimed food is prepared innovatively, beautifully, yet simply, allowing its true flavors to come through.

10 8 Cascone's Ristorante Italiani

Address: 3733 North Oak Trafficway, Kansas City, MO 64116
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In 1954, John and Le Roy Cascone opened a full service restaurant in Kansas City North. Table service, a full dinner menu and the emergence of Cascone's famous lasagne has occured on North Oak. Since that time, lasagne has been the single most favorite entree at Cascone's; over 2 million orders served and still one of our trademark dinners.

10 8 Starker's Reserve

Address: 201 West 47th Street, Kansas City, MO 64112
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Kansas City's most exquisite private dining establishhment overlooks the renowned Country Club Plaza. Starker's country French decor provides a wonderful dining atmosphere for private gatherings or an elegant evening with friends or family. The menu changes regularly and includes fresh seasonal products in a contemporary cuisine prepared in our new state of the art kitchen.

10 8 Billa's Italian Restaurant

Address: 24 N 130th St, Bonner Springs, KS 66012

10 8 Umi Japanese Steakhouse

Address: 900 Hayes Dr #E, Manhattan, KS 66502
Umi Japanese Steakhouse
$$ Recommended New Editor's Pick
Teppanyaki dining is one of the newest forms of Japanese cuisine having been introduced in Japan in the 1940s. It is also sometimes referred to as Hibachi. The word teppanyaki come from the teppan, which means iron plate; and yaki, which means grilled, broiled or pan-fried. As you sit around the grill you highly-trained and skilled chef will prepare your meal before your eyes. This meal is not only a treat for your plate, but a delight for all your senses as your chef entertains you by preparing your meal with flair.

10 8 Brick + Mortar

Address: 401 N Broadway, Pittsburg, KS 66762

10 8 Old Chicago - North Kansas City

Address: 1920 Diamond Pkwy, North Kansas City, MO 64116
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Craft beer isn’t just a trend to us. It’s a way of life. After 40 years of serving up the highest quality beers, great food and good times, the vibe at Old Chicago keep getting better. Since 1976, we’ve been committed to innovation and excellence in craft beer, pairing those picks with delicious dishes, and delivering to our guests genuine Chicago-style goodness. From our food and drink menus to our energetic staff and friendly atmosphere, Old Chicago is the place to discover unique specialty brews, enjoy delicious pizzas and unique entrées, while celebrating with friends.

10 8 KC Wineworks

Address: 1829 McGee St, Kansas City, MO 64108

10 8 Thai Orchid

Address: 6504 Martway St, Mission, KS 66202

10 8 Smoke Brewing Company

Address: 209 SE Main St, Lee's Summit, MO 64063