Kansas City is way more than barbecue, and the influx of hot new restaurants has helped it land on Zagat's "30 Most Exciting Food Cities in America" list. Kansas City ranked No. 28, and Zagat rattled off a number of standout restaurants, including those that received recent honors: Manifesto, a 2017 James Beard semifinalist for Outstanding Bar Program, and Bluestem, a 2017 James Beard semifinalist for Outstanding Restaurant.
Friday, December 22, 2017
TKC Blog Community Question: Is Kansas City Food Scene Really That Exciting???
Don't get it twisted . . . There are A LOT of great places to eat in this town and new restaurants worth checking out. But "exciting" is a lot to expect from Midwestern fare that always overdoes it on portions, goes far to heavy on carbs and has a maniacal obsession with sauces. You decide: