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Restaurants to try in Kansas City


Prairie View at Village West Blog, Kansas City, KS Apartment  Head out of your apartment for a night on the town or grab a quick bite at these restaurant suggestions in Kansas City, KS!

Tired of cooking or just looking for a new place to try? This week in Prairie View at Village West Blog, we’ll share with you a few restaurants for you to try! Leave the pots and pans in the apartment, and explore the culinary delights Kansas City, KS has to offer!


EJ’s Urban Eatery

Southern food galore is offered at EJ’s Urban Eatery. Adopting the Meat and Threes cafeteria style, EJ’s serves up delicious southern dishes like Shrimp and Grits, white fish stew, and blackened catfish. These delicious entrees can be paired with comfort food sides like collard greens, baked macaroni and cheese, and fried green tomatoes. From the website: “All throughout the American South, old-school Meat-and-Three restaurants offer affordable,

customizable meals. Now, we are bringing that same idea to Kansas City but with a local twist." -Chef John C. Smith



As a part of Hotel Phillips, Tavernonna offers a farm-to-table dining experience for both hotel guests and the public. This Italian style restaurant boasts both contemporary and traditional dishes made with ingredients sourced from local farms and vendors. The atmosphere of Tavernonna is sure to be a treat for a nice date on any day of the week. You can call or make a reservation by going to their website.


Messenger Coffee Co. + Ibis Bakery.

If you’re looking for a quick meal or a pick-me-up in the morning, head over to Messenger Coffee Co. for a pastry and a coffee! Pick from an extensive menu of mouth-watering pastries that are baked in-house paired with your choice of tasty coffees. Messenger is a fresh take on the cafe, and they do it well.


*These recommendations are taken from Eater’s list of the 10 Hottest New Restaurants in Kansas City.


Do you have any recommendations for restaurants to try in Kansas City, KS? Let our apartment community know of any in the comments below! Thanks for reading, and enjoy these recommendations!