100 Kansas City Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

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Restaurants:Stock Hill, Bristol Seafood Grill – Leawood, KS, Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Overland Park
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Steakhouse, Seafood, American
Neighborhoods:Plaza / Brookside, Leawood, Overland Park
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Stock Hill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Plaza / Brookside
2,158 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Always a great, fun experience at Stock Hill—the most beautiful restaurant in KC. Always made to feel special and the food is superb!
Special Occasion in Kansas City / Kansas
14 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Bristol Seafood Grill – Leawood, KS

$$$$·Seafood·
Leawood
7,382 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Anniversaries
Delicious salmon salads! Highly recommend for seafood!
Special Occasion in Kansas City / Kansas
58 people mentioned the Fresh Fish
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Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Overland Park

$$$$·American·
Overland Park
1,330 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Lunch
Excellent food, service, and ambience! Definitely going back to try entrees
39 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Lidia's Restaurant

$$$$·Italian·
Crossroads / Freight District / Boulevard
6,598 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
One of Lidia Bastianich's restaurants. Menu is not large, butt something for everyone. Hubby had carbonara, authentic, not an Alfredo called carbonara like some places. Arancini weRead more
Italian in Kansas City / Kansas
834 people mentioned the Pasta Trio
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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - Kansas City

$$$$·Seafood·
Plaza / Brookside
6,748 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Just about died and went to heaven after eating there. The Lobster Bisque with Sherry was truly outstanding, I've grown up going to Maine so know my Lobster. Service was flawleRead more
Scenic View in Kansas City / Kansas
68 people mentioned the Calamari
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Redrock Canyon Grill - Overland Park

$$$$·American·
Overland Park
1,525 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Good service from Tiffany along with good food made for a great HH!
American in Kansas City / Kansas
25 people mentioned the Rotisserie Chicken
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Bristol Seafood + Steak + Social

$$$$·Seafood·
KC Power & Light District
5,161 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Romantic
Excellent food with prompt service. Roman was our server and he did a great job providing recommendations. First time here and it won’t be out last.
Most Booked in Kansas City, MO
51 people mentioned the Free Dessert
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Hereford House - Leawood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Leawood
2,459 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Food was cooked to perfection, and our server Sheri was awesome. We did the dinner for two, celebrating our Anniversary. Everything was perfect!
Romantic in Kansas City, KS
182 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Hereford House - Zona Rosa

$$$$·Steakhouse·
N. Kansas City
1,585 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
This was our anniversary night out. The food was very good and we enjoyed it very much. Linda our waitress was fantastic. We really enjoyed her. She was helpful and very good in cRead more
Steakhouse in Kansas City, MO
74 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurant - Kansas City

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Kansas City
4,818 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for Birthdays
Great service and awesome food.
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
68 people mentioned the Pretzel Bread
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Ya Yas Euro Bistro - Overland Park

$$$$·Wine Bar·
Overland Park
1,777 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Divine Chardonnay, fabulous pasta, what more could you want? I will tell you, you want Walt as your server. Great sense of humor, knows his wines, knows his food. Superb host!
Great for Brunch in Kansas City, KS
12 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Gram & Dun

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Plaza / Brookside
3,745 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
Updated menu is much better - service was amazing! Can't beat that patio in the fall, too.
Outdoor Dining in Kansas City / Kansas
116 people mentioned the Shrimp Grits
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J. Gilbert’s – Wood Fired Steaks & Seafood - Overland Park

$$$$·Steak·
Overland Park
6,628 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Steaks for us and they were perfect. Service was exceptional. Simply love this restaurant. Management does a fine job.
Special Occasion in Kansas City / Kansas
62 people mentioned the Crab Bisque
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Hereford House - Independence

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Independence
1,776 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Quiet Conversation
Birthday dinner for friends. Steak could have been cooked a bit more to our request .
Steakhouse in Kansas City, MO
104 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Brio Italian Grille - Kansas City - Country Club Plaza

$$$$·Italian·
Plaza / Brookside
1,426 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
My friends received overcooked steaks. I had the salmon and it was as delicious!
Scenic View in Kansas City / Kansas
8 people mentioned the Calamari
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Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar - Kansas City

$$$$·Seafood·
Plaza / Brookside
1,108 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Happy Hour
We went out for our anniversary. We asked to move our seating location because a large party with 7 or 8 very young children were running around being very loud etc. They accommodaRead more
Vibrant Bar Scene in Kansas City / Kansas
15 people mentioned the Calamari
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801 Chophouse - Leawood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Leawood
2,197 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
Great service, great food, and pricey, but worth it.
Best Overall in Kansas City / Kansas
80 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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801 Chophouse – Kansas City

$$$$·Steakhouse·
KC Power & Light District
2,384 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Had my brother in law in from DC and selected 801. We had been here several times and were never disappointed so wanted to shared the experience. He loved it. Excellent food. SRead more
Best Overall in Kansas City / Kansas
93 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Brown & Loe

$$$$·American·
Downtown / River Market
1,156 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
We had such an amazing experience tonight celebrating our 1yr wedding anniversary with my wife and parents. Service was great and the food was outstanding. Even the cocktails we haRead more
Neighborhood Gem in Kansas City / Kansas
17 people mentioned the Spaghetti Squash
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The Capital Grille - Kansas City

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Plaza / Brookside
3,766 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
Capital Grille never disappoints and they do a great job with birthdays—extra little touches. The food and service are always outstanding!
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
47 people mentioned the Calamari

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Leawood

$$$$·Italian·
Leawood
1,201 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups
We were served right away by two very polite gentlemen. We had eggplant parm(with lots to take home!) and a Mediterranean vegetable salad. Both delish!!
Italian in Kansas City / Kansas
10 people mentioned the Chop Salad
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The Brass Onion

$$$$·American·
Overland Park
1,207 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Meagan, Our waitress was an amazing part of why our event was so good. She was personable, efficient, and knowledgeable about what the Brass Onion has to offer!
Great for Brunch in Kansas City / Kansas
28 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

Grünauer

$$$$·Austrian·
Crossroads / Freight District / Boulevard
3,885 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
Food was very good and different in a good way. Service was excellent and everything was very timely with no waiting.
Best Food in Kansas City / Kansas
196 people mentioned the Schnitzel
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Red Door Woodfired Grill - Leawood

$$$$·American·
Leawood
1,747 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Nice lunch - delicious sandwich and excellent service from David
Neighborhood Gem in Kansas City, KS
32 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Grand Street - Plaza

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Plaza / Brookside
2,251 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
I always love the customer service and food at Grand Street!
Great for Brunch in Kansas City / Kansas
23 people mentioned the Salmon Salad

Firebirds Wood Fired Grill - Wichita

$$$$·American·
Wichita
741 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Birthdays
Service was incredible. Most always have had good service but this visit was especially good. Even the gentleman who delivered the salad asked if he could get anything else for ourRead more
Best Service in Wichita
11 people mentioned the Prime Rib

North Italia – Kansas City

$$$$·Italian·
Leawood
2,488 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Lunch
  • Business Meals
Great service. Food was delicious. Would recommend.
Good for Groups in Kansas City / Kansas
30 people mentioned the Calamari
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V's Italiano Ristorante

$$$$·Italian·
Kansas City
1,813 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Neighborhood Gem
V's weekday lunch buffet is an incredible bargain,and very delicious. The buffet food was hot and fresh, 3 choices of salads, varied pastas, meatballs, homemade white/rye bread baRead more
50 people mentioned the Rum Cake

The Majestic Restaurant

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown / River Market
3,066 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Live Music
Great atmosphere!!!! Great food!!! Our waiter was awesome!!!Great prices!!
Hot Spot in Kansas City / Kansas
63 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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La Bodega - Kansas City

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Downtown / River Market
1,358 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
I left a gift at my table, and the staff was so kind to call me to let me know. I really appreciated it!!!
Best Food in Kansas City, MO
120 people mentioned the Sangria
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Ophelia's Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Independence
831 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
Good was amazing and cooked to perfection! It’s a nice little restaurant for a date night. Our server Elaine was amazing
Neighborhood Gem in Kansas City, MO
11 people mentioned the Pork Medallions

Story

$$$$·Modern European·
Prairie Village
2,433 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
Our first visit to Story will not be our last! Great food, exceptional service, and a perfectly heated patio made for an exceptional dining experience.
Best Food in Kansas City, KS
83 people mentioned the Short Rib
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JJ's Restaurant

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Plaza / Brookside
1,194 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Notable Wine List
I’ve gone to JJ’s for many , many years. It’s never disappointed once. Bret, our server was amazing and extremely knowledgeable. I highly recommend JJ’s.
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
23 people mentioned the Chicken Marsala
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Tavern In The Village

$$$$·American·
Prairie Village
1,587 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Brunch
Fish tacos were delicious! Quick, knowledgable service!
Great for Brunch in Kansas City / Kansas
20 people mentioned the Beef Stroganoff

Sullivan's Steakhouse - Leawood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Leawood
2,424 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
We went for our anniversary, wonderful meal in a nice setting. Would do this again.
Steakhouse in Kansas City / Kansas
28 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Granite City Food & Brewery - Kansas City

$$$$·American·
Zona Rosa
246 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
Made reservation and when we arrived the reservation was honored and appreciated since wait time for others was more than i would be patient for. Service was good and prompt, food Read more
Great for Brunch in Kansas City / Kansas
2 people mentioned the Bloody Mary

Woodfire Grille

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Mulvane
1,494 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Me and my husband had the prime rib dinner it was outstanding.
Most Booked in Wichita
66 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Seasons 52 - Kansas City

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Plaza / Brookside
4,375 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Great for Lunch
Our favorite “date night” restaurant. Enjoyed new expanded patio dining in front of the fountain. Food is always well prepared.
Healthy in Kansas City / Kansas
43 people mentioned the Flat Bread

Siena Tuscan Steakhouse

$$$$·Italian·
Wichita
522 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
One of my favorite restaurant in Wichita. Nice bar and nice dining room. Food is very good. It is on the more expensive side so you expect great quality.
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
3 people mentioned the Bread Pudding

Kona Grill - Kansas City

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Plaza / Brookside
1,690 reviews
  • Hot Spot
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Good for a Date
Food was fresh and the service was great!
Hot Spot in Kansas City / Kansas
17 people mentioned the Macadamia Nut Chicken

Bravo Italian Kitchen - Kansas City - Zona Rosa

$$$$·Italian·
Zona Rosa
747 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
  • Kid-friendly
The building looks worn. Also the front doors were very dirty with hand prints.
Kid Friendly in Kansas City / Kansas
5 people mentioned the Grilled Salmon

Broadmoor Bistro @ The Center for Academic Achievement

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Overland Park
242 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
Student did a wonderful job waiting table and preparing food. The meal were delicious and plated professionally.
4 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Blue Bird Bistro

$$$$·Organic·
Kansas City
1,200 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
This place never disappoints!! Excellent menu, wine selection, and service !!
Fit for Foodies in Kansas City / Kansas
35 people mentioned the French Toast

Wine Dive

$$$$·American·
Wichita
491 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great wine selection. The Arancini were amazing. Waitress was delightful.
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
5 people mentioned the Ahi Tuna

Red Door Woodfired Grill - Overland Park

$$$$·American·
Overland Park
798 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Happy hour on the patio is awesome! Austin was a fabulous server!
Best Service in Kansas City, KS
14 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Mass Street Fish House & Raw Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Lawrence
479 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
It was divine. Great food and friendly attentive staff
Fit for Foodies in Kansas City / Kansas
14 people mentioned the Calamari
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Cafe Provence

$$$$·French American·
Prairie Village
3,235 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
This is consistently one of the best restaurants in the KC metro area. I have been going here for decades and am never disappointed. Cafe Provence is a little bit of the Left BanRead more
Best Overall in Kansas City / Kansas
30 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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Hereford House - Shawnee

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Shawnee
1,897 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Quiet Conversation
They offer a nice happy hour with a good variety of food and drinks.
120 people mentioned the Prime Rib

C. Frogs BBQ Steak Whiskey

$$$$·Barbecue·
Prairie Village
325 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Ended up stopping in here as it was one of the only places we could find that still had reservations available on Valentine’s Day weekend. The food was absolutely amazing and the sRead more
5 people mentioned the Mac Cheese
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Cafe Verona

$$$$·Italian·
Independence
649 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
My wife and I have been here several times and they never disappoint. The staff is friendly and professional. The food is always very delicious. We would definitely recommend Cafe Read more
10 people mentioned the Calamari
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Sushi House

$$$$·Sushi·
Leawood
562 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
This might be our favorite restaurant. The staff treats us like family. We love the food and the people who work there.
12 people mentioned the Godzilla Roll
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Louie's Wine Dive 119th Kitchen

$$$$·American·
Overland Park
601 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Great menu variety and delish. Nice place, love the decor. Excellent service!
Notable Wine List in Kansas City / Kansas
6 people mentioned the Beignets

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse - Olathe

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Kansas City
312 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
My wife and I love this place and enjoy coming here for any occasion. It is quiet, friendly and great service. The menu is exceptional and we have not eaten anything that was less Read more
14 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Elements Destination Restaurant

$$$$·Continental·
Camden
147 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
We ate on the deck over looking a field where deer could be seen in the tree line. My husband had the chicken picatta and I had beef tenderloin with crab cakes. Best crab cakes I’vRead more
2 people mentioned the Chilean Sea Bass
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Final Cut Steakhouse - Hollywood Casino Kansas City

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Kansas Speedway
634 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Notable Wine List
Server was great. All the staff was very attentive and friendly.
13 people mentioned the Baked Potato
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Elderslie Farm

$$$$·American·
Wichita
404 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Local Ingredients
ABSOLUTELY one of the best restaurants in Kansas, we will be back as soon as possible.
Best Overall in Kansas City / Kansas
1 people mentioned the Braised Rabbit
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Newport Grill

$$$$·Seafood·
Wichita
1,351 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Excellent meal. Every course and option was incredible
Best Value in Kansas City / Kansas
20 people mentioned the Fresh Seafood
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Burger Shed Olathe

$$$$·Gastro Pub·
Kansas City
210 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for a Date
Thank you for making my daughter and her friend (both celebrating birthdays) have a wonderful evening! The waiter was awesome.
3 people mentioned the Chicken Sandwich

Tavernonna

$$$$·Italian·
Downtown / River Market
501 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Bar Seating
  • Casual
The service was amazing. We were staying at the hotel after a long day of traveling and Italian food with a good glass of wine sounded perfect. We throughly enjoyed the pasta and rRead more
Kid Friendly in Kansas City / Kansas
10 people mentioned the Chicken Parm

Yard House - Kansas City, MO

$$$$·American·
Kansas City
494 reviews
  • Casual
  • Great for Lunch
Katelyn took good care. Very loud! Cheese curds & wine excellent. Philly steak sandwich hard to chew. Salad, grilled chicken sandwich & club sandwich w/truffle fries very good,
Great for Lunch in Kansas City / Kansas
8 people mentioned the Hot Chicken
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Georges French Bistro

$$$$·French·
Wichita
1,103 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Made my step daughters birthday! Our server was absolutely amazing!
Best Overall in Kansas City / Kansas
5 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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