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Rowhouse Restaurant

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) #6 of 293 Restaurants in Topeka $$$$ American, International,
515 Van Buren, Topeka, KS
+1 785-817-6052
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (24 reviews)
“sorbet” (4 reviews)
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American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
515 Van Buren, Topeka, KS
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Reviewed October 26, 2015

High quality food, good drink selection and good service. Expensive but worth the price. Get reservations.

Thank Arthur T
Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is a newish restaurant for us old timers. It grew up dedicated to good food in Topeka. It accomplishes this goal with competence and flair located in an older residence. The restaurant occupies several floors. It gives good food for a reasonable price and...More

Thank jstrahan03
Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Rowhouse is simply the best place in Topeka for a fine meal. Greg Fox and his crew develop a new menu each week. The dining experience is essentially a tasting menu featuring soup, salad, with three entrees (vegetarian, seafood and beef) followed by 3...More

Thank ksblindsquirrel
Reviewed October 26, 2015

The Rowhouse is probably Topeka's best restaurant. Expensive but worth it if you want a special occasion meal. Check their website for seating times and prices. Use mostly locally grown produce and other grocery items.

Thank Neil W
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Fabulous. A best kept secret that must be experienced to be appreciated! The "hidden setting" is actually in a restored rowhouse near downtown Topeka. Over-the-top food and service. Our meal was elegantly served in several courses, accompanied by fine wine. We found it quite by...More

Thank HobNobbin
Reviewed October 2, 2015

This food is so delicious. Everything tastes heavenly, and is well presented. I have eaten here several times and every visit has been wonderful. I would not take children here. They are too young to appreciate the dining experience.

Thank Kathie Y
Reviewed September 26, 2015

Was in Topeka for business and was treated to this outstanding restaurant. Paris Fixe menu, and course are small, but it's plenty of food. Starts with an amuse bouche that was very tasty (puree wrapped in cucumber with vinaigrette). Salad followed by soup (cream of...More

Thank WBreskin
Reviewed September 25, 2015

The food is innovative to be sure but the quality of our service went dramatically downhill as the restaurant filled up (7pm on a Friday). Our server all but forgot us, wine was requested but never delivered, coffee mugs and cream arrived. Coffee came eventually...More

1  Thank mlfieber
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Super accommodating and awesome. Food was delicious. Gave us a special table because it was our anniversary. Will definitely go back the next time we are in Topeka.

Thank farmingtonNewMexico
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Shared the Wednesday night dinner with guests from other states that were here for business. Nobody was disappointed out of 9 other people from 5 other states.

Thank Lorna M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$28 - $35
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Van Buren, Topeka, KS
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-817-6052
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