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V's Italiano Ristorante

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10819 E US Highway 40, Independence, MO 64055 (Sterling)
+1 816-353-1241
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Long known as Kansas City's premier Italian restaurant, this family owned...
Long known as Kansas City's premier Italian restaurant, this family owned and operated establishment has been an important part of the city's dining experience Since 1963. For over 45 years, V's formula for pleasing its guests is simply combining uncompromised service in a beautiful, relaxed environment. Offering a wide variety of authentic Italian specialties and pastas, as well as a complete menu featuring mouthwatering steaks and Prime Rib, succulent seafood such as our Blackened Atlantic Salmon, and fresh poultry as in our Chicken Spiedini, all at moderate prices. Be it a romantic dinner for two, elegant dinner party, birthday or anniversary celebration; you'll understand why V's Italiano has become known as "a nice place to fall in love." In addition, V's also features the "Best Sunday Brunch in Town", an award winning menu & wine list as well as beautiful patio dining complete with a relaxing, arbor covered waterfall. V's Italiano is the areas "must see" Italian restaurant.
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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
Father's Day Champagne Brunch

We had brunch here on Father's Day and really enjoyed the offerings! I had a poinsettia to drink and ate mostly breakfast fare. The Eggs Benedict and biscuits and gravy were very good. My husband had breakfast fare and OJ, but some of his Italian sausage was red instead of cooked through. I tried... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
doonie5048
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Kansas City, Missouri
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Kansas City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

It's crowded due to the age of the restaurant--been in KC for a long time so it's a traditional Italian restaurant. The sauce doesn't have a lot of extra stuff like xantham gum or other additives--just old fashioned pure home-made sauce...tends to be on the sweet side but good. Good value for the money.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We had brunch here on Father's Day and really enjoyed the offerings! I had a poinsettia to drink and ate mostly breakfast fare. The Eggs Benedict and biscuits and gravy were very good. My husband had breakfast fare and OJ, but some of his Italian sausage was red instead of cooked through. I tried a little Italian food that was... More 

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Blue Springs, Missouri
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Had a family Brunch here, food was very good, they could use a little more room, the day we were there it was very busy and not much room between tables or the food line. But the experience was great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015 via mobile

My family had supper here last night for a belated birthday celebration (for me). First - they honored my bogo birthday certificate from last month - awesome! Then - we had a GREAT server...I don't recall his name, but he did wonderfully. Last - (and most importantly) the food was amazing (as always)!! We hadn't been here in a few... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

attended my cousins wedding and decided to stop in for dinner.. They did not disappoint.. Great food and very friendly staff.. Will go back

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We chose this restaurant based on other reviews and we weren't disappointed. The decor and lighting added an intimacy making it a good date night choice. The food was good (we had lasagna, soup and sandwich) and the service excellent. The prices were reasonable, too.

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Lincoln, NE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This place is the best! The staff is friendly and helpful and the food is wonderful. Their salad dressing is so good. Everything I've had here has been excellent. They have a great dinner deal from 4-6pm and you get a whole meal for around $11.00 and this even includes a slice of rum cake. You can't find a better... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

We had been one other time about 2 years ago. This time was every bit as awesome as the first! We arrived early for our reservation, but got right in. We were tight on time and were concerned that we wouldn't make it to the airport. It was worth the risk and then some. The spaghetti with meatballs was amazing... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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103 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Loved the atmosphere here, especially the lights on the ceiling! Our table was in a corner with large windows on each side displaying unique statues and plants which gave an exoctic feel. The food was good but can't say the same about the service- it was slow and often forgetful.

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Inverness, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

One of our favorite go to destinations for anything from a light afternoon snack at the bar or a delicious Sunday Champagne Brunch. Delicious Appetizers, Salads, and main courses from Chicken Parmigiana Pizza. Spaghetti, Lasagna, Cannelloni, if it is Italian, they have it. Then you can top your dinner off with a great dessert, there just isn't a better place... More 

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Additional Information about V's Italiano Ristorante

Address: 10819 E US Highway 40, Independence, MO 64055
Phone Number: +1 816-353-1241
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10819 E US Highway 40, Independence, MO 64055
    (Sterling)
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: +1 816-353-1241

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Pizza, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic

Description

Long known as Kansas City's premier Italian restaurant, this family owned and operated establishment has been an important part of the city's dining experience Since 1963. For over 45 years, V's formula for pleasing its guests is simply combining uncompromised service in a beautiful, relaxed environment. Offering a wide variety of authentic Italian specialties and pastas, as well as a complete menu featuring mouthwatering steaks and Prime Rib, succulent seafood such as our Blackened Atlantic Salmon, and fresh poultry as in our Chicken Spiedini, all at moderate prices. Be it a romantic dinner for two, elegant dinner party, birthday or anniversary celebration; you'll understand why V's Italiano has become known as "a nice place to fall in love." In addition, V's also features the "Best Sunday Brunch in Town", an award winning menu & wine list as well as beautiful patio dining complete with a relaxing, arbor covered waterfall. V's Italiano is the areas "must see" Italian restaurant.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?