Foodies unite, because KC Restaurant Week is here! Get your dinner reservations made and your hotel rooms booked for one of the most popular weeks of the year. Close to 200 restaurants participating in Restaurant Week, you can eat out for lunch and dinner from January 14th – January 23rd and not even come close to tasting all of the food. Restaurants are offering two options -- a $15 lunch or a $35 dinner.
Need help deciding where to eat? Here are several Overland Park restaurants participating this year.
The Brass Onion is a mix of Midwestern and low country options that please any crowd. For Restaurant Week, the family-owned local restaurant pulled out all the stops. Dinner includes four courses, beginning with their signature Brass Onion Dip. Course two is your choice of the daily soup or house salad. For the main course, you’ll choose between Mr. B’s Fried Chicken, Cedar Plank Salmon, Shrimp and Grits, or a 6 oz. Filet. We suggest pairing your meal with a French 75. Course four is dessert! Take your pick from Laura's Carrot Cake or Key Lime Pie.
Go With: The family. Spend the entire day exploring Prairiefire, with attractions for every age. Explore the menu.
Ah, beer lovers. This is the deal for you. Downtown Overland Park's local brew pub serves a full food menu complete with appetizers, burgers, sandwiches, and wraps. And Brew Lab offers delicious beers made in-house. Beer flights, wine, cocktails, and specialty drinks too! Start your first course off with six 4 oz. house beer samples plus a choice of salad, pretzel bites, chips and queso, or cheese curds. Your main course is your choice of a DTop Burger, Chicken Salad, Pulled Pork Sandwich, BBQ Bacon Chicken Sandwich, or a Buffalo Chicken Wrap. End your dinner with sweet and salty pretzel bites or fudge brownies. And just one more beer.
Go with: Your beer loving friends. Explore the rest of Downtown OP after!
A relative newcomer on the scene – yet already 10 years old – Burnt End has award-winning roots at the American Royal barbecue championships. Pitmaster Stephen "Smokey" Schwartz earned two first place honors with his sauces, and he’s a three-time grand champion at Chicago’s Food Arts Magazine’s championships. So you know you’re in good hands when he experiments with new twists on traditional dishes. Burnt End Barbecue is offering lunch and dinner for $15. Your meal includes your choice of a Burnt End Bowl or Gluten-free Smoked Turkey Bowl and a Caramel Apple Belgium Waffle.
Go with: Waffles and cheap dinner? Come on, bring the kids!
Club 27 is an indoor/outdoor restaurant and bar that opened in 2019 at Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Club. The menu features American-style cuisine with modern twists in a country club-like setting. The full-service bar features professional bartenders creating drinks with fresh ingredients and fine liquors, as well as beverages at all price points. Club 27 gives your the gift of choices for your three-course dinner! Course one is your choice of Lobster Bisque, Whipped Goat Cheese, Spicy Tuna Roll, or a Southern Wedge Salad. Course two is your choice of Shanghai Salmon, Braised Short Ribs, or Chicken Roulade. And your final course includes your choice of Bread Pudding or Tiramisu.
Go with: That friend you've been meaning to catch up with. The servings are large and you'll get that much-needed time together.
It's always a good time for Mexican. Indulge in your favorite Mexican and south of the border dishes. Get out the camera phone -- Coco Bolos' colorful atmosphere definitely makes those foodies pics pop. Coco Bolos offers a $35 three-course meal for dinner for one or a $35 three-course dinner to share. Find a date and go to town on dinner at Coco Bolos. The first course shared dinner includes your choice of Handcrafted Chips and Queso or Guacamole, Bolos Nachos, or Caribbean BBQ Bacon Wrapped Shrimp. The second course is your choice of two of the following: Tijuana Trainwreck, Black and White Pizza, Evil Border Chicken, Bandera Burrito, Stacked Enchiladas, or Bolo's Street Tacos. And save room for course three! Your choice between Dessert Chimichangas or Bolos Churros.
Go with: Your very hungry favorite date then explore Prairiefire afterwards!
Jack Stack knows family style. This Kansas City favorite around the world offers a $35 dinner for two. The first course is your choice of Burnt End Combo Family-Style Dinner, Pork Spare Ribs Slab Family-Style Dinner, or Roundup Family-Style Dinner. Course two --this is where you get to choose from carrot cake or a chocolate brownie. Life is rough.
Go with: Your older teenage kids. You know there will be no complaints and Jack Stack is always a treat.
Locally owned and operated, Flapjacks 'N more is exactly what you expect it to be -- breakfast, brunch, and lunch! Flapjacks 'N More serves the freshest ingredients with friendly service. Some of their specialties include the signature flapjacks, fluffy omelets, crepes, Belgian waffles, Black Angus steak burgers, salads and sandwiches served with fresh-cut fries. Flapjacks 'N More is only open until 2 PM so lunch it is! The $15 menu includes your choice of Flapjacks Burger, Philly Cheesesteak, or Country Fried Steak.
Go with: A co-worker. Who says Restaurant Week is limited to dinner date nights?
Catch a local by surprise and ask them to name the best Italian food in Kansas City. Four out of five will exclaim “Garozzo’s!” (We tried this experiment, it’s very accurate.) The entire menu is filled with crave-worthy items. And for Restaurant Week, Garozzo's is offering a four-course dinner! The first course is your option of Cannelloni Pasta or Manicotti. The second course is Insalata Casa salad. Third course coming in hot with your choice of Linguini Fruitti Di Mare, Chicken Vincenzo, or Veal Parmigiano. Nuh uh! You're not done! Course four is your choice of Cannoli or Spumoni. By the way, if you can tear yourself away from the Restaurant Week menu, Garozzo’s Chicken Spiedini should be on everyone’s bucket list.
Go with: Your parents. It's about time you treat them out to a nice four-course dinner.
This is the place to be for awesome drinks. But first -- let's get to the food. Whether you’re looking for a great meal for lunch or dinner, or just a place to unwind with a great happy hour, the Overland Park Houlihan’s restaurant provides a great dining experience and is the place for you. Houlihan's is offering a three-course dinner plus drink specials. The first course includes your choice of Side Salad, Chicken Lettuce Wraps, Char-Crusted Ahi Tuna, or Crunchy Spicy Cauliflower. Second course is -- are you ready? There are a lot of choices -- your choice of Lemony Chicken Piccata, Petite Center-Cut Filet Mignon, Seared Georges Bank Scallops, Sedona Shrimp Pasta, Grilled Atlantic Salmon, Meatloaf No. 9, Stuffed Chicken Breast, or Butternut Squash and Sausage Pasta. The third course is your choice of Vanilla Bean Cheesecake or Brownie Batter Cake.
Go with: The office! This is the place for Happy Hours! Might as well make a meal from it.
J. Gilbert’s namesake is Kansas City restaurant legend, Joe Gilbert. True to its roots, J. Gilbert’s keeps things simple with the highest quality ingredients in beautifully composed plates. Their Restaurant Week menu only offers dinner and it's a steal. Course one includes your choice of Caesar Salad, House Salad, or Wedge Salad. Course two is your choice of 6 oz. Center-Cut Filet, Maple Plank Roasted Salmon, 4 oz. Center-Cut Filet Combo with Shrimp, 14 oz. Compart Family Farms Bone-In Duroc Pork Chop, or a 12 oz. Prime Kansas City Strip (for an extra $10). Finish off dinner with course three -- your choice between Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee or a Seasonal Dessert.
Go with: Your father in-law. Make amends for those holiday snafus with a top-tier dining experience.
Wine lover? You probably don't need us to tell you about Louie's Wine Dive. Louie's is obsessed with really, really good grapes. Louie's Wine Dive searches the world to provide you great wines. Many wines are procured through personal relationships with small undiscovered vineyards. Louie’s Wine Dive has an award winning culinary program featuring well trained and traveled Executive Chefs, performing our original scratch menu daily. This KC Restaurant Week choice is a solid one to eat, drink, and be merry. Start with the first course with choices like Roasted Vegetable Salad or Sweet Potato Bisque. Course two features the choice of Braised Short Ribs, Pistachio Crusted Trout or Cacio E Pepe. And course three is your choice between Devil's Food Cake or Crown Apple Crumble.
Go with: All your wine-loving friends.
Winner of the 2021 Munch Madness Bracket: Best Pizza in Overland Park, this pizza place will make sure your pizza craving is satisfied. Minksy's is offering a $15 lunch menu, a $35 lunch and dinner menu, and a $45 lunch and dinner menu for the larger appetites. The $35 dinner menu consists of two courses. Course one is one large gourmet pizza and two side salads OR one large Gourmet Lobster Pizza. Course two is two slices of either Tiramisu or NY Cheesecake.
Go with: Bring all the little kids to this one! It's always a pizza party at Minsky's.
Nick and Jake's is home to "real food and honest drink." This chef-driven American cuisine is filled with a few tasty surprises! A mouth-watering menu from a creative culinary team with a beer and wine list, specialty cocktails and bartender masterpieces. Protip: Check out their Sunday Brunch after KC Restaurant Week! Nick and Jake's are offering a three-course meal. Course one is your choice of Cup of Soup or a House Salad. Course two is your choice of Smoke Whiskey Pork Chop, Smothered KC Strip, Winter Seafood Tortellini, or Crab Crusted Sole. And for course three take your pick from Chocolate Cake with Fresh Whipped Cream, Carrot Cake with Creme Anglaise, or Warm Apple Crisp with Ice Cream and Granola.
Go with: Your mom! She deserves a nice night out at Nick and Jake's.
Come hungry to Red Door! Everything at Red Door is made from scratch. Everything. And they use their ‘smoky trinity’ secret blend of pecan, oak, and hickory to add that savory flavor Red Door is known for. Red Door is offering some fantastic deals for KC Restaurant Week. For the first course, choose from Sonora House Salad, Strawberry Fields Salad, Raspberry Coconut Salad, or Classic Tomato Soup. Moving on to the second course, choose from Pikes Salmon, Half Baked Chicken, or Cajun Pasta. And for the finale, choose from Red Velvet Cake or Turtle Cheesecake.
Go with: Grab some friends or take the family! Red Door is in South Overland Park and is very popular with families and friends alike.
At Redrock Canyon Grill, you’ll enjoy the combination of Southwest and American style cuisine served in a casual, energetic atmosphere. Redrock celebrates the sunset every evening by ringing our bell and raising the patio shades. Enjoy some hand-picked favorites during KC Restaurant Week at Redrock Canyon. Redrock Canyon offers a $15 lunch, a $35 dinner, or a $45 dinner. For the $35 dinner, first course -- your choice between Big Bend Tortilla Soup, Nice Little House Salad, or a Caesar Salad. Course two is your choice of Wood-Fired Rotisserie Chicken, Bone-In Pork Chop, Chicken Fried Chicken, Gulf Shrimp Sautee, The Chicken Enchilada Platter, or Persimmon Hill Meatloaf. Don't leave without dessert! Course three is your choice of Carrot Cake, Key Lime Pie, or Something Chocolate. Add on a bottle of featured wine for $20.
Go with: Your siblings! The food is plentiful and you know your brothers will take up the $45 dinner option.
Rock & Brews is so much more than just a family restaurant. It's a rock n roll family restaurant. The founders have an appreciation for Rock 'n' Roll music, an affinity for craft beer, and a desire for classic comfort food with a unique spin. Rock N Brews offers a $15 lunch menu, a $35 dinner menu and a $35 dinner menu to share. For the $35 to share, your first course starts off with your choice of Southwest Egg Rolls, Brews-chetta, Sgt. Peppers Jalapeño Poppers, or Fire Roasted Brussel Sprouts. The second course is your choice of two: 10” Pizza, Burger, Freebird Chicken Sandwich, Strawberry Fields Salad with Grilled Chicken, Beer Battered Alaskan Cod Fish & Chips, or a Rockin’ Dog. Top off your night with your choice of Sweet Surrender Bread Pudding or a Giant Brownie Sundae
Go with: Your dog. There's a heated patio and a doggie menu!
Trofi is located inside the DoubleTree Hotel in Overland Park. Trofi Restaurant is a full-service restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menu offers a diversified regional cuisine. Trofi Restaurant also has a full bar and a patio for warmer weather. Trofi offers a three-course meal. First start off with your choice of Ahi Poke Bowl, French Onion Soup, or a House or Caesar Salad. On to the second course! Take your pick from Grilled Salmon, Herb Roasted Half-Chicken, 72-hour Short Rib, or 6 oz. Filet Mignon. End your night with the last course -- your choice of New York Style Cheesecake, Carrot and Walnut Cake, or DoubleTree Chocolate Cake.
Go with: Your date! Make it staycation and go ahead and book a at the DoubleTree!
Take a trip to Europe at Yaya's Euro Bistro! The food is simple, elegant, and honest and the menu is inspired by a combination of American, Greek, French, and Italian cuisines. Start your first course off with your choice of Bruschetta, Hummus & Pita, Side Salad, or YaYa's House Soup. On to the second course! Take your pick from Penne Carbonara, Cheese Ravioli, Campo Lindo Chicken, or Short-Rib. The third course is your choice of Berries & Cream or Rumchata Cheesecake. Yaya's also offers wine specials during KC Restaurant too.
Go with: Your favorite travel partner with a European flair.
Check out the KC Restaurant Week website for complete menus and download the app too!
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