We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

T-Rex

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1847 Village West Pkwy, The Legends at Village West, Kansas City, KS 66111-1857
+1 913-334-8888
Website
Today
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

570 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 563: English reviews
Rogers, Arkansas
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We came for the atmosphere, but I was really surprised how much we liked the food! Normally the restaurants that are focused on the kids fall short of the mark with the food, but the food here was delicious. A little pricey, and the dinosaurs were animatronic and very realistic, so depending on the personality of your child, they may... More 

Helpful?
Thank mamaj2010
Junction City, Kansas
Level Contributor
52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I reviewed T-Rex sometime ago and the gist of my review at the time was to go for the kids, not the food. Well, when you have two grand kids begging to go to T-Rex -- you go! I planned on getting a little appetizer while the kids ate, and then go somewhere decent later. I was pleasantly surprised. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank IslandSquirrel
North Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
76 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We have been coming to this restaurant for a number of years, especially when one of our children has a birthday. The interior is truly unique and amazing. Children love this place and especially the dinosaur theme. At busy times, expect to wait 30 to 45-minute to be seated. It is good to call ahead and make a reservation. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Doc-Rocketman
Wichita, Kansas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Really love the ambience and location. Lots of dinosaurs and plants around the restaurant. Service and food were just average, but overall had an enjoyable time. A little pricey, but you're paying for the experience.

Helpful?
Thank danielisa77
Springfield, MO
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The T-Rex Cafe was what I had expected from an atmosphere standpoint with plenty of things to garner my 6 and 4 year olds attention. The food was a bit pricey for the quality and during our lunch the service was just average. I am not sure we would go again with so many other options in the Legends shopping... More 

Helpful?
Thank Shots1
East Moline, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there withe 4 adults and 2 kids. The entertainment was great for the kids and the food was very good for everybody. Far and above what we expected.

Helpful?
Thank carman6772
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This dinosaur themed restaurant was a great addition to our family vacation at the nearby Great Wolf Lodge. Food is good and reasonably priced. Ambiance for the kids was GRREAT!

Helpful?
Thank Erin R
Raymore, Missouri
Level Contributor
47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took my nephew here. He always enjoys it so much. The staff are always friendly and helpful. No matter how busy they are, we have never had to wait more than 20 mins which, with kids, that is HUGE! We usually come here 1-2 times year. Always something to look forward to.

Helpful?
Thank APB25
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
331 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

T-Rex has a dinosaur theme and it's like you are eating in a jungle surrounded by hungry dinosaurs. The food is nothing special but the ambiance alone is worth a visit. Kids love it and we enjoyed it as well.

Helpful?
Thank williame975
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is really amazing. But it took a long time to get our food, they forgot one kids meal, took forever to get ketchup, and the watress was MIA when we were trying to get the bill. Food was okay but over priced.

Helpful?
Thank Steve S

Travelers who viewed T-Rex also viewed

 

Been to T-Rex? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1847 Village West Pkwy, The Legends at Village West, Kansas City, KS 66111-1857
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 913-334-8888

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of T-Rex and other visitors
5 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (5)

Questions? Get answers from T-Rex staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?