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Le Fou Frog

400 E 5th St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1105
+1 816-474-6060
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“escargot” (26 reviews)
“dover sole” (7 reviews)
“sea bass” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
400 E 5th St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1105
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Reviewed January 10, 2017

A bit out of the way and little curb appeal but GREAT. Dark and cozy small restaurant and Bar. We did all appetizers and loved the portions and sharability. We did excellent fries, cheeses, breads, etc. Dessert was a Christmas Holiday ice cream roll`-outstanding. Service...More

Thank Craig C
Reviewed January 8, 2017

We first found Le Fou Frog two years ago when we were looking for a place to have escargot on a sunny summer day in downtown KC. We sat on the patio (which is next to the parking lot), ate appetizers, drank a little wine...More

Thank anncuevas12
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Being a KC native this has been on my wish list for many years. We decided to spend our anniversary here and we were less than impressed. First, service was horrible. Our server left us sitting with only water and menus for almost a half...More

Thank Deb E
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We live to go here for a special evening out. While it is a bit pricey you will get a fabulous meal and an amazing experience. We prefer to go on a weeknight when there is a more quiet ambiance. If you go on the...More

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed December 28, 2016

The food was interesting. The singing was good. The overall evening was less than good, because of the cold temperature in the building. They should have some heat on such a cold night.

1  Thank Charles S
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a light repast prior to concert by KC Jazz Orchestra. Quick, personal, professional and friendly service. Nice selection of wines, well and reasonably priced. Short list of dishes and additional specials. In and out in timely manner, with no rush from us...More

Thank clarkietraveler
Reviewed November 28, 2016

we had friends come to KC for the the Thanksgiving holiday, and they rented a condo in the River Market area. Invited us to join them at Le Fou Frog for dinner the night after Thanksgiving. I have not eaten in a pure french restaurant...More

Thank KCjoe_13
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We met up with two others for dinner and the first thing you notice is the difference between the rough exterior (older looking peach colored brick building) and the pleasant interior. Quaint and relaxing atmosphere. The wine and dinner menu's were quite extensive with varied...More

Thank JayKathy G
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Never had an ordinary meal here. french Bistro food and a great small bar. Last time Sweetbreads wee perfect and lobster was perfectly cooked. Add a couple of cognacs after dinner at the bar and a perfect evening.

Thank pj5555
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

I read through some of the reviews and see complaints about slow service. Having just returned from France, it was delightful to find a restaurant where you are not rushed through a meal and out the door. After a pimms cup and champagne, the amuse...More

1  Thank Lorrie_traveler
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Bob_Hhuwieler
July 30, 2018|
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Response from Kacee25 | Reviewed this property |
I believe Happy Hour starts at 5pm. The bar area is small and there is also an outdoor patio area as well.
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JoeMQ4653TW
August 27, 2015|
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Response from Richard B | Reviewed this property |
No...they are not open for lunch. They are only open for dinner. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Dinner Served from 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm Tuesday to Friday Happy Hour Happy Hour from 4:30 pm until 6:30 pm Friday and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $80
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 E 5th St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1105
    (Oak Street)
  • Public Transportation: Max - 5th & Grand
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816-474-6060
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