When it’s cold outside these Kansas City, KS comfort food dishes will bring the warmth from within.

Vietnam Cafe Pho

Pho from Vietnam Café

This classic Vietnamese dish fills a giant bowl with broth, rice noodles and your choice of meat like beef, meatball or chicken. To make the dish completely your own, each dish comes with a place of herbs, lime, sprouts and jalapenos. Vietnam Cafe

Woodyard Barbecue

Burnt End Chili from Woodyard BBQ

Woodyard’s smoked burnt ends add a heartiness to this twist on a cold-weather staple that screams Midwest in the best way.  Woodyard Bar-B-Que

Reuben breit's

Reuben from Breit’s Stein & Deli

Known to be one of the best sandwiches in Kansas City, the Reuben from Breit’s is a long time legend that’s the perfect combination between savory and tang. Breit's Stein & Deli

Sarah's on the hill

Stuffed Peppers from Sarah’s on the Hill

Known for its comfort food, this new kid on the block offers a stuffed pepper dish that’s filled to the brim with saucy meat, rice and overflowing with melty cheese. Sarah's On The Hill


Thai Chicken Pizza from Chiusano’s Brick Oven Pizzeria 

Perhaps the most colorful pizza you’ll ever meet. The restaurant best-seller is topped with broccoli, carrots, chicken, red onion and a sweet Thai peanut sauce. Chiusano's Brick Oven Pizzeria

Slap's BBQ

The Sandwich from Slap’s BBQ

Brisket, sauce, onion ring and cheese. Sure, you’ll find similar sandwiches at lots of bbq joints in Kansas City, but only The Sandwich from Slap’s is dripping with gooey, creamy Provel cheese sauce. Slap's BBQ 

italian delight

Stromboli from Italian Delight 

This family-owned restaurant has earned its place in the hearts (and stomachs) of locals for generations. High on the list of its beloved dishes is their stromboli – a pizza fold over bursting with with meat, mushrooms and mozzerella. Italian Delight

Bonito Michoacan

Torta from El Bonito Michoacan

While tacos are often the star, those who frequent Bonito Michoacan know the torta is where to turn when your hunger really strikes. The flatbread sandwich is topped with your choice of flavorful ethnic meats like the popular pastor – a blend of pork, spices and sweet pineapple. El Bonito Michoacan

Mockingbird Lounge brunch

Chorizo Biscuits and Gravy from The Mockingbird Lounge

Craft cocktails with a side of a downtown skyline isn’t the only draw to the neighborhood watering hole. Fresh baked biscuits with gravy get an extra kick with Mockingbird’s almost famous house chorizo. The Mockingbird Lounge

Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen

Chicken A La Mer from Jazz A Louisiana Kitchen

Cajun meats comfort food with this filling dish that brings people in from near and far. Fried chicken topped with shrimp and crab Parmesan cream sauce over a bed of rice and veggies. Jazz, A Louisiana Kitchen


Bon Appetit!   

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