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11471 Metcalf avenue, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210
(913) 469-1995
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 76
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great food every time

I've gone here several times with family and friends. The food is always delicious and the staff friendly. This last time service was pretty slow, but they were busy. The atmosphere is terrific and overall I'd highly recommend it. I eat here most every time I'm back in the KC metro area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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Flagstaff, Arizona
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128 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Overland Park, Kansas
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

It is an AVERAGE restaurant. Too DARK for our taste. The food is AVERAGE, but EXPENSIVE. I ate once there, never to return.

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I've gone here several times with family and friends. The food is always delicious and the staff friendly. This last time service was pretty slow, but they were busy. The atmosphere is terrific and overall I'd highly recommend it. I eat here most every time I'm back in the KC metro area.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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93 reviews 93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Had the kc strip and it was good, but the mac and cheese stole the show! Wow. I could eat it as an entire next time. Order it you won't regret it. Servers were attentive and friendly. Would repeat again.

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Liberty, Missouri
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I am not from the Overland Park area and had no idea what type of restaurant we had walked into until I saw the inside atmosphere and heard the jazz music playing! I knew it was too late to turn back (it would of been rude) as the hostess in a classy black dress and pearls approached us! Our waitress... More 

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Shawnee, Kansas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

From the moment you walk into J. Alexander's you are met with friendly smiles and a genuine "I'm happy to see you" attitude. The front desk staff and the servers are dressed in a classy black and white theme which reminds me of the high-end restaurants “back in the day” in Los Angeles, Chicago and New York. Today, there were... More 

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Saint Louis Missouri
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107 reviews 107 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

I was visiting from out of state and met a friend here. I was afraid upon walking in that it would be a little on the pricey side. It's very classy inside. The waitress was pleasant, but perhaps became a little snobby when we only ordered salads and appetizer. I understand that the more expensive meal they sell the more... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Always enjoy the food and the service. Decor is pleasent and servings very plentiful. Good wine selection and a very generous pour.

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Olathe, Kansas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We went on a Saturday night at 6:30. Had a 45 minute wait for 6 of us. Waited at the bar. Bartenders were very attentive. Our waiter was great. I had the steak tacos - so good! I have dined here several times and I have never had bad food or service. The meals are a little pricey, but usually... More 

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Kansas
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207 reviews 207 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I love this restaurant for many reasons, but it is hard on the wallet. A friend and I had dinner here. No Apps but we each had a martini, then shared a second one. They come with a sidecar so the sizes are great,, but at $13.50 they should come with a corvette sidecar. I had the steak sandwich, which... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This is one of my most loved restaurants in Overland Park! The venue is elegant and dimly lit with an open concept kitchen expo area and there is usually always a wait, especially on weekend nights, but it's worth it. One word of caution: the crab cakes are infamous because the price is not listed on the menu and there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 11471 Metcalf avenue, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Overland Park
  • Phone Number: (913) 469-1995

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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