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J. Gilbert’s – Wood Fired Steaks & Seafood - Overland Park

4.7
4016 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steak
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J. Gilbert's is an "upscale casual" steakhouse serving prime-aged beef cooked over a mesquite wood-fired grill. Guests enjoy various cuts of steak, fresh seafood (including award-winning crab cakes) & other house made favorites like the Maytag Bleu potato chips & Chocolate Velvet Cake. The cozy atmosphere includes fire side dining, rich wood, brick & soft lighting where you can enjoy a quiet table or host a large party. The extensive martini & wine list offers the perfect compliment to an excellent meal delivered with attentive service. J. Gilbert's is open for dinner 7 days a week and lunch banquets. Reservations are recommended
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Steak, Seafood, American
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Hours of operation
Monday - Thursday 4PM-10PM | Friday & Saturday 4PM-10:30PM | Sunday 4PM-9PM.

Dinner:
Monday - Thursday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm
Friday - Saturday: 4:30pm - 10:30pm
Sunday: 4:30pm - 9:00pm

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Phone number
(913) 642-8070
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Ruben Rosales
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
89th
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Parking details
Complimentary parking in the private lot.
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Entertainment
Friday - Saturday: Live Music in the lounge from 6:00 - 9:00pm
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Special events & promotions
Happy hour food and drink specials: SUNDAY – FRIDAY | 4pm - 6:30pm | BAR ONLY.
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Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

Private Dining

J.Gilbert’s Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood is the perfect setting for your banquet, wedding rehearsal dinner, graduation party, business meeting, birthday dinner or any other special occasion that demands an excellent meal and elegant setting.

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What 4016 People Are Saying
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5.0Dined 2 days ago

The service and food was great. We couldn't ask for anything better.

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Great restaurant, which was a recommendation from a friend! I live about four hours away, just came into town for the weekend. Will definitely come back! My hunny had a birthday, told them ahead of time when making reservations they had a bday card ready upon arrival. I also Had to switch reservations times two times due to delay coming in town. Staff was very friendly accommodating me and during my visit. Thanks again!

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Great service, great food, great wine

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

Anniversary

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5.0Dined 3 days ago

An always excellent food and wine selection. Yet to be disappointed in a meal here.

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3.0Dined 3 days ago

Very disappointed with our experience at J Gilbert’s. Haven’t been in four years and probably will never go back. Food was cold when delivered to table. At $44 a plate, at the very least, food could be delivered warm. That combined with frustration while placing a drink order was enough. Plenty of other great restaurants in the area to visit.

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

Food was amazing! Staff was amazing!...I let them know when making reservation it was for a birthday and when we arrived there was a birthday card and also free chocolate cake for dessert.will definitely be back

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5.0Dined 4 days ago

Everything was wonderful, and our waiter made the entire meal even more enjoyable.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

I booked J Gilberts for my birthday. I had a wonderful experience the previous times I went, but this dinner turned out to be a little extra special.
There was a special note on my table when I arrived thanking me for celebrating my day with them along with a free dessert of my choice.
The server, Cathy L, was so nice and attentive. When she found out I was the birthday girl, she made sure I ordered first and every course and drink I was the first served. That action wasn't necessary but made me feel special.
We had one incident that was taken care of quickly. My friend ordered the incorrect drink and Cathy immediately rectified the situation.
At the end of the meal, Cathy brought out our desserts and mine had a lit candle in it.
It was a very special evening. I rarely have this type of service or attentiveness at a restaurant and would really like to thank J Gilberts for making my birthday extra special.
You've won a special place in my heart and I have already recommended you to my friends based on my experience Thursday evening. I already loved your restaurant because of the food and service, I now love you even more.
Thanks again!

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

My wife and I have been dining here for our anniversary for quite a few years. Love the ambiance of lighting they have that relaxes you immediately. The service is always exemplary, starting with acknowledgement of our anniversary. Drinks are always expertly concocted, and the meals are always first class. I had the bone in Cowboy steak and it was delicious. Closely compared to Don Shula`s and Mickey Mantle`s steak houses, which are the best I have been to. Overall a splendid night which we will copy again next year.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

Excellent attentive service. Perfectly prepared meal. Nice wine selection.

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5.0Dined 7 days ago

Went for our anniversary. The steaks were perfectly cooked, everything was amazing.

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Our waitress, Jenny, was very knowledgeable, friendly and appropriately attentive for our anniversary dinner. She gave great recommendations and went out of her way to accommodate a special request. Food was well prepared and delicious. We will be back!

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

Great server - great food

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5.0Dined on April 16, 2018

I love this place. It's consistently solid across all aspects of dining, from food to service, to ambiance. The setting is calm and relaxed and I can have a conversation without being distracted by others or the music. The service is always extremely attentive and helpful with suggestions or recommendations. I haven't had a bad meal yet. Their wine list is awesome and 1/2 price bottles on Sunday nights is well worth a visit.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

This is one of the few restaurants that my wife and I dine at. They have half price bottles of wine on Sunday nights.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

J. Gilbert’s never disappoints. Service was attentive but not overbearing. We had a collection of steaks and seafood and everyone was pleased. The grilled vegetable entree is terrific. We’ll be back soon!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

We had a great evening celebrating 3 birthdays. Our server, Mark, made our night with his expertise and great conversation. This is one of my favorite steakhouses in town, and we will return very soon! Everyone's meal came out in a timely manner, and steaks were perfectly cooked. Everything from beginning to end was perfect!

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5.0Dined on April 14, 2018

Loved the wild mushrooms and truffles!
Also received a complimentary yummy desert because it was my husband’s birthday!

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5.0Dined on April 13, 2018

J. Gilbert’s never disappoints. Great server and great food!

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5.0Dined on April 11, 2018

Out waitress, Christine, was exceptional; food delicious!!

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Atmosphere was wonderful next to a fireplace. Could easily talk. Food was great as always. Staff was pleasant.

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3.0Dined on April 8, 2018

We eat here occasionally as it is pricey, but thia last time our server clearly wasn't having a good day and we very much felt uncomfortable

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2018

Amazing! Would definitely recommend to anyone! Amazing portions, and outstanding service. Ask for manager Rachel and server Nathan!

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Great every time we visit.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

A family favorite for special occasions.

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5.0Dined on April 7, 2018

Loved the lamb.. the survive was great 👍🏾 ................................................................................................................................. Byhnthtbtvrvr vrvgrgtg hrrrgthas h brg Hh

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

I had listed it was a Birthday, but no one on the team even mentioned it!

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5.0Dined on April 6, 2018

Perfect every time!!! The food is to die for - steaks are perfect and tasty - desserts are scrumptious!!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

This was our 57th anniversary and our first time dining at J Gilbert’s. It will not be our last, we were there with friends, and we were very pleased with the service, by John, and the food and drinks were superb. Thanks for the good time!!

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Always a good experience. Great service, delicious food, interesting creative cocktails and a great wine list. Lots more than steak (though that is always a great choice!) Fish specials and salmon are wonderful. Ambience is very welcoming

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5.0Dined on April 5, 2018

Great good, great service, great friends to enjoy this night

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5.0Dined on April 3, 2018

J Gilberts has always been a favorite of mine and my wife’s. While they do serve an outstanding steak we actually enjoy going for soup and salad, they have the best smoked chicken and corn tortilla soup in the city. This is not a tomato based soup but a broth-based soup and is very good. I I order the Caesar salad with anchovies, best Caesar salad in Kansas City hands-down. We highly recommend J Gilberts for dinner, business dinner, or any special occasion. The servers are very knowledgeable in the menu and do a extremely fine job of taking care of each one of their customers.

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3.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Food wasn’t very impressive. Over salted and cooked

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

The two of us had a wonderful Easter dinner in a private dining room. Angel was our server and as always did an outstanding job accommodating us. My wife had a fillet and I had the rack of lamb. Wonderful!

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Great food , warm atmosphere, and professional servers.

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4.0Dined on April 1, 2018

I have always considered J. Gilbert's as a reliable restaurant where one could always find a good meal at a fair price. After all, J. Gilbert's has been in business in Overland Park for more than 25 years. But at our last gathering on Easter Sunday, the food was not up their usual high standards. In particular, the filet was chewy and stringy. In addition, a smokey flavor overpowered the savory taste of this expensive cut of meat. Another disappointment were the vegetables -- in particular, the beans and asparagus. Both were cooked crisp, but not tender.

To be fair, all the seafood was luscious and flavorful.

It's time for J. Gilbert's to get a face-lift. The restaurant is way too dark! My mashed Yukon gold potatoes looked an unpleasant gray until I got home with leftovers and saw that they were actually a soft yellow, as they should be. The amber lighting doesn't help matter . This restaurant's decor is dated. Please fix this!!

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4.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Easter lunch.. Side of shrimp was fishy. Steak, risotto, cheesecake awesome. Great service. Actually brought a no charge cheesecake because grandkids ate grandmas first piece.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Excellent food and service. A bit pricey. Waitress was amazing and very polite. Overall, a wonderful restaurant with delicious food.

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5.0Dined on April 1, 2018

Amazing food, place, service and ll always come back!.

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