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J. Gilbert's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood

8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402
+1 913-642-8070
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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4:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is our number one to go place for steak! They are by far the best in town! They have price fixed full course dinners that are wonderful! They also have great seafood!

Thank Totothewiz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love J. Gilbert ' s bar area for casual dining. Still amazing food without feeling like you need to be dressed as well as the waiter. I could eat the crab bisque everyday. The scallops are always perfect. I've eaten in the dining room but...More

Thank 2maneshoes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quality of food and service was excellent, as was the drinks. Everything about J-Gilbert was superb - food, service. and atmosphere. The server and the receptionist touched our hearts with their Friendliness and Great Service. There were four of us and we never had to...More

Thank TravelingMan48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My carnivore husband is convinced they have the best quality cuts in town. Ask for "the bald headed guy's" section; one of the most delightful and accommodating servers ever

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steakhouse feel, so very good for a business meal, but suitable for family or friend get-together. Not a kids place.

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always received the best steaks at this restaurant. They are tasty and perfectly prepared. A traditional steak house for business or family

Thank _jdleonard5347
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went here because the reviews seemed pretty good. Well, those reviews were on point! The service was excellent, the food was delicious and the wine list was one of the best I've seen in a while. If you order the steak,...More

Thank CarlaH301
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some friends and I celebrated a birthday here recently for dinner. Get the dinner special. It's around $42. You get salad or soup. I recommend the lobster bisque. Wow! I could have made a meal out of this alone. It is so good! Then for...More

Thank JocoKathy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best places for steak in the KC metro and the best at its midrange price point. Good service as well as food.

Thank lighthouselovertoo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small business dinner group we always finish here after a long week. The USDA steaks are excellent. Mine was a 6oz fillet with scallops. Superb. Excellent service. Only thing is the lighting is low and poor. But a minor point. Grdatbfood great place.

Thank Keith N
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5 April 2017|
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Response from David M | Reviewed this property |
They typically do - as with Easter - but check back closer to the date.
12 November 2016|
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Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
They do have kids menu. We take children once in a while and they love it. We've split items like their huge Wedge Salad, but haven't tried to split an entree.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402 (Formerly J. Gilber's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood)
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Overland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 913-642-8070
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J. Gilbert's is an "upscale casual" steakhouse serving prime-aged beef cooked over a mesquite wood-fired grill. Guests enjoy various cuts of steak, fresh seafood (including award-winning crab cakes) & other house made favorites like the Maytag Bleu potato chips & Chocolate Velvet Cake. The cozy atmosphere includes fire side dining, rich wood, brick & soft lighting where you can enjoy a quiet table or host a large party. The extensive martini & wine list offers the perfect compliment to an excellent meal delivered with attentive service. J. Gilbert's is open for dinner 7 days a week and lunch banquets. Reservations are recommended
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