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: Grünauer, Reserve Restaurant
Winner: Hereford House
Runners Up: J. Gilbert's, 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: Pierpont's at Union Station
Runners Up: Bluestem, Eddie V's Prime Seafood
Favorite International Cuisine
Winner: Bo Lings
Runners Up: Lulu's Thai Noodle Shop, Vietnam Cafe
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: Crave of KC Truck
Runners Up: Betty Rae's Food Truck, Jerusalem Cafe Food Truck
Winner: Gram & Dun
Runners Up: Harry's Bar & Tables, John's Big Deck
Favorite Coffee Shop
Winner: The Roasterie
Runners Up: Black Dog Coffeehouse, Thou Mayest
Winner: Boulevard Brewing Co.
Runners Up: Cinder Block Brewery, KC Bier Co.
Winner: Tom's Town Distilling Co.
Runners Up: Holladay Distillery, J. Rieger & Co.
Thousands of votes were cast to help decide the winners of the 2018 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.