Restaurants in Kansas

The three foremost culinary lures of Kansas are barbecue in the east around Kansas City, fried chicken dinners nearly everywhere but especially south of Kansas City in the town of Pittsburg, and itty-bitty hamburgers, aka sliders, which were originally served in Salina at the still-thriving Cozy Inn. Hidden gems include Niecie’s for soul food in Kansas City and Porubsky’s Grocery in Topeka, where winter specialties include chili with horseradish pickles.

Kansas’s Best Restaurants

Brookville Hotel - Fried Chicken
Brookville Hotel

ABILENE, KS

Chicken Annie’s

PITTSBURG, KS

Roy’s Hickory Pit BBQ

HUTCHINSON, KS

Great heap of mixed pork & beef shreds, thick with BBQ sauce
Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que

KANSAS CITY, KS

A single slider, dressed with pickle chips
Cozy Inn

SALINA, KS

Caffetteria - Commuter Egg Sando
Caffetteria

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KS

Barto’s Idle Hour | Best Fried Chicken In Kansas

FRONTENAC, KS

The Breadbasket - Bierocks
The Breadbasket

NEWTON, KS

Martinelli’s Little Italy

SALINA, KS

Milton's Cafe - All American Breakfast
Milton’s Cafe

LAWRENCE, KS

Nu Way Cafe - Onion Rings
Nu Way Cafe

WICHITA, KS

Woodyard Bar-B-Que

KANSAS CITY, KS

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