Kansas City Romantic Restaurants

Kansas City has plenty of romantic places for a night out.
Eating out is a fun way to celebrate.Eating out is a fun way to celebrate.
Candlelight, soft music, and excellent menus all help set the mood. You will find plenty of places in the city to take a significant other to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, or another special night.

Bluestem

This upscale restaurant is dimly lit and offers intimate tables for two.
The food is contemporary creative American. The menu includes elegant items like chilled gazpacho and seafood, meat, and pasta dishes prepared several different ways. Bluestem uses creative ingredients--for example, in the halibut served with fennel, artichokes, and cipollini. There is also a long wine list. Bluestem 900 Westport Rd. Kansas City, MO 64111 816-561-1101 bluestemkc. com

Chaz On The Plaza

An always classic place for a night out is this formal hotel's restaurant.
Located in the Raphael Hotel on the main square, it boasts a floor-to-ceiling mural and warm ambiance with natural walnut finishes and polished granite. The menu includes classics like surf and turf or chicken dishes. Finish with their mousse, a Marquis au Chocolat. Chaz On The Plaza 325 Ward Pkwy. Kansas City, MO 64112 816-756-3800 raphaelkc. com

Le Fou Frog

A tiny restaurant with few tables, this place feels intimate--and French food is always a good bet for a romantic night out.
The atmosphere is relaxed, with low lighting. The menu includes French classics like French onion soup, white wine poached scallops with leeks and mushrooms and Gruyere cheese sauce, and aged Kansas City strip steak with a cognac and green peppercorn cream sauce alongside a mixed field green salad and French fries. There is also a long wine list. Le Fou Frog 400 E 5th St. Kansas City, MO 64106 816-474-6060 lefoufrog. com

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