Kansas City's Award Winning Restaurants

JJ's Restaurant

12493761 10153880960959483 7603476480418955775 oJJ’s Restaurant near the Country Club Plaza is one of the most reviewed and awarded places to eat in Kansas City. Zagat Survey rates JJ’s as “one of KC’s top restaurants,” with a contemporary American menu that has something for every taste. 

Charisse

C6WF6p1XEAEitnnDiners at Charisse are hungry, adventurous, trusting, but more importantly honest at the core. This means that no matter how far we love to push the boundaries, certain fundamental qualities of the dining experience must never be diminished. 

Tannin

indexTannin’s vast wine list has something to excite everyone’s palate, from the novice wine drinker to the seasoned wine connoisseur. Our contemporary American cuisine is locally sourced, seasonally inspired, and meticulously prepared.

Gruenauer

DBDS7700-Edit-249x140Authentic Germanic cuisine is finally being offered in the heart of Kansas City. Gruenauer is the second iteration of the Gruenauer family’s popular and long-lived restaurant of the same name in Vienna’s artsy Neubau neighborhood.

Genghis Khan Mongolian Grill

Best-Asian-Food-Kansas-CityLocally owned since 1995, Genghis Khan is Kansas City’s original (and best) Mongolian Grill. It is located in a 100-year-old building in Kansas City’s historic Midtown area. We offer a full-service bar featuring international and domestic beers, award-winning wines, and hand-crafted cocktails.

Pierpont's at Union Station

pp logoPierpont's at Union Station has been called "the culinary jewel" of Kansas City. The 30 foot tall mahogany bar is the setting for one of the most popular Happy Hours in the city. The restaurant's turn of the century décor provides an elegant backdrop to casual, yet elegant dining. In addition to dining room seating, more intimate gatherings take place in the private Wine Cellar rooms or banquet area.

Chaz on the Plaza

chaz-patio-main-riChaz’s charming, music-enhanced atmosphere sets the stage for an enjoyable experience that is all about modern American regional cuisine. Chaz’s innovative menus change seasonally and feature a playful fusion of styles and cuisines as well as regionally grown produce and meats, all artfully presented.

Bristol Seafood Grill

images photo album 162 Power and Light Bristol LargeA city icon since 1980, Bristol Seafood Grill is 2 blocks from the Sprint Center downtown, offering the area’s freshest premium seafood, Prime steaks & an impressive wine selection. Enjoy seamless service in a classic, upscale atmosphere featuring a vibrant bar & patio.

Christopher Elbow Chocolates

Elbowjcbramer-600x600Christopher Elbow Artisan Chocolates, where modern artistry meets traditional handcraftsmanship, yielding gourmet chocolate works of art, almost too beautiful to eat.

Lidia's

Lidia-KC.fw230Occupying a former railroad house just north of Kansas City’s historic Union Station, Lidia’s evokes the warmth of an old Italian farmhouse. This is not your typical spaghetti-and-meatballs type Italian restaurant--it's more upscale and modern cuisine.