Best Food & Drink in Kansas City
Fresh, innovative and above all delicious, Kansas City's culinary scene is booming. Discover some of the most popular drinking and dining of the year.
Runners Up: Extra Virgin, The Savoy at 21c
Winner: Hereford House
Runners Up: Jess and Jim’s Steakhouse, The Majestic
Favorite Barbecue Restaurant
Winner: Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que
Runners Up: Fiorella's Jack Stack Barbecue, Q39
Favorite Fine Dining Restaurant
Winner: The Capital Grille
Runners Up: Corvino Supper Club & Tasting Room, The Savoy at 21c
Winner: The Corner Restaurant
Runners Up: The Big Biscuit, Bristol Seafood Grill
Favorite International Cuisine
Winner: Lulu’s Thai Noodle Shop
Runners Up: Le Fou Frog
Favorite Mexican Restaurant
Winner: Margarita's - Original Location
Runners Up: Mi Ranchito, Ponak’s Mexican Kitchen
Favorite Burger Joint
Winner: Westport Flea Market
Runners Up: BRGR Kitchen + Bar, Town Topic
Favorite Pizza Place
Winner: Minsky's Pizza
Runners Up: SPIN! Neapolitan Pizza, Waldo Pizza
Favorite Food Truck
Winner: Betty Rae's Food Truck
Runners Up: Seven Swans Crêperie, Taste of Brazil
Winner: Gram & Dun
Runners Up: La Bodega, Trezo Mare
Winner: McLain's Bakery
Runners Up: Heirloom Bakery, Ibis Bakery
Favorite Coffee Shop
Winner: The Roasterie
Runners Up: Black Dog Coffeehouse, Messenger Coffee
Favorite Winery: KC Wine Co.
Runners Up: Amigoni Urban Winery, Pirtle Winery
Winner: Boulevard Brewing Co.
Runners Up: Martin City Brewery, KC Bier Co.
Winner: Union Horse Distilling Company
Runners Up: Tom's Town Distilling Co., J. Rieger & Co.
Thousands of votes were cast to help decide the winners of the 2019 Visitors’ Choice Awards, where visitors selected their favorites in Food & Drink, Arts & Entertainment, Attractions, Sports & Recreation, Special Events, Shopping, Accommodations, and Overall Best of Kansas City.