They also have loaded nachos that are to die for! When my parents first took me there as a youngster, I remember not being too impressed by the chicken itself but loving the cinnamon rolls and loving the entire experience. Anything you pick will be fantastic — this is Kansas City, after all. They have a few locations now, but the original restaurant — located in a remodeled old gas station in Midtown — is the place to go. She loves the small-town feel of the city, and the endless list of things to do there. The Blue Bird Bistro will wow your vegan and vegetarian friends, but it has a little bit of something for everyone, including steak, fish and chicken. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Standouts include lasagna bolognese, fried calamari, chicken cacciatore, minestrone soup, six different pizzas, farfalle carbonara, house-recipe meatballs, made to order crêpes, and because why not? They also have delicious pita bread and homemade hummus, a great side item.
Named after a local sports-talk radio host, the sandwich consists of tender sliced smoked brisket, melted smoked provolone, two crispy onion rings and the house barbecue sauce, all packed onto a Kaiser roll. Start off in the Kansas side of Kansas City for some doughnuts at , then continue your day in Topeka for the Downtown Topeka Farmers Market, where you can buy locally-sourced produce and crafts for a successful morning. Brookside is a quieter area of Kansas City, but don't overlook it if you want to try some incredible meals from all around the world. Liberda and her husband Ted opened Waldo Thai Place last summer after closing down Thai Place in Westport in 2015. Start your night with fried calamari and kimchi with Korean hot sauce, and move onto a house made pasta loaded with goat cheese, lobster, tender mushrooms, basil and drizzled with a white wine cream sauce.
And their wine and Boulevard beers are also 50% off. Photo: Lunch After one visit to , you will be hooked. The White Castle chain was even founded here in Wichita in 1921. Those closer to Dover should head for the Summerset Hall Café for a coconut cream pie regarded as one of the best in the country. Little Italy With strong Italian roots, Little Italy has withheld to their old family recipes. This, ladies and gentlemen, is the.
Coconut is the most-requested, topped with a traditional meringue instead of whipped cream. Kirby lives in Brooklyn, by way of Chicago. In the heartland, comfort food is often interchangeable with fried chicken. Needless to say, we are grateful for Cafe Gratitude! Great food and you just feel good about yourself after eating there. With cupcakes available in three sizes, this cupcakery believes in serving sweets that are both delicious and beautiful. With its diverse menu, it is becoming a favorite local lunch and coffee spot! This is a must for fresh, creative dining! And they vowed to return often, and they lived cheesily ever after. If you stop by after a Royals game, you might just catch a few Royals players hanging out and eating lunch.
Photo courtesy of Empanada Madness on Facebook Empanada Madness is an authentic South American restaurant. Reach out to him at. Either way, you best be ready to order. Today, flavorful fresh coffee is found at , which has been a fixture in Topeka for more than 20 years. Lettuce, tomatoes, cheese and sour cream are also wrapped inside before the whole thing is topped with a queso sauce. Department of Agriculture gave large quantities of beans to school cafeterias, where they were turned into chili. What kid doesn't love unlimited cinnamon rolls? I've learned to love the lard-covered green beans and their delicate flavors.
Photo courtesy of Bonjwing Photography on Flickr Columbus Park Ramen Shop takes your typical broke college kid ramen and blows it out of the water. Standouts include fried calamari sliced into strips instead of rings , Tuscan white bean soup, penne al pesto, grilled grouper with lemon herb garlic butter, and Italian lemon cream cake. Follow her on and Twitter. In the heart of the Country Club Plaza, with a massive outside patio, make sure to hit up this popular spot that is known for their ambiance, and seasonally, locally sourced menu. Since then, the bar has changed hands, undergone renovations to the upstairs to include an additional bar and party rooms, and expanded into eight other locations in and. The owner also opened a restaurant with a huge black smoker out front loaded with brisket, pork shoulder and ribs.
Umm… But we can promise you that no buffalo were harmed in the making of this beer. Tip: We highly recommend their vegan desserts. During my visit, for example: I downed a couple glasses of the super-crisp, dry, and surprisingly affordable Von Winning Sekt Riesling from Germany. Tip: Order the Z-Man, or any of the sandwiches. The café also offers a variety of fresh-pressed juices, with multiple varieties of green, citrus and root-vegetable-based options, as well as a series of tonics. Image via the amazing website. From their Quay Coffee, Mud Pie and Little Freshie roasts, there is a cup for everyone.
The passion that each employee holds is what makes this shop feel like home rather than another stop for coffee or your lunch spot. Thanks for reading and to have each post delivered straight to your e-mail box. Along with them, they brought their infamous Coney Dogs. If you like spicy, I recommend the kimchi ramen, which features a rotating seafood. Fresh pastries and craft cocktails complement every bite. With its Spanish feel, you will instantly feel transported to Northern Spain, and their menu, of popular tapas caters to socializing. Their cinnamon rolls are 65 cents a piece and melt-in-your-mouth amazing.
Their Brisket Tacos are a must try, along with their Pulled Pork Eggrolls. Plus, any place named for a passage in a Steinbeck novel immediately scores a few extra points in my book. The family continues the tradition of excellent food with their thin-crust fried chicken and house-battered onion rings. A popular dish in Taiwan, Bochi brings the delicacy to Kansas City for a glimpse of the popular dish. Additional hours include Sunday, 5-10 p. And the beef soup noodles, which are thicker dough noodles with beef in a beef broth, are also good.
I recently ordered it with rigatoni instead of spaghetti and it was fantastic. This post was compiled and written by FoodieCrush contributor Hayley Putnam. Photo: is a coffee shop by day, cocktail bar by night with fantastic happy hour specials , and a great place to meet friends anytime. Tip: For their dinner selection, we always recommend the Black Bean Sauce dish. For more states, check out our ultimate guide to the.