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Cafe Provence

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3936 W 69th Ter, Prairie Village, KS 66208-2601 (Prairie Village Shops)
+1 913-384-5998
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Kansas City, Missouri
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130 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is, hands down, the best restaurant in Kansas City! The service is impeccable! They remember us every time! The wine selection is amazing! The food is to die for! Best French onion soup ever! Every dish is incredible!! So much heart and thought in each dish! This place is a gem! Love it!

Thank DNStravfan
Centerport, New York
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With its low key presence in an upscale outdoor shopping mall in Prairie Village KS, you might pass by without a second glance on your way to a an ATM machine nearby. Do stop at the ATM, take out a few dollars (not as many as you might think) and grab a table at Café Provence. The restaurant is small,... More 

Thank TMDEsq
Prairie Village, Kansas
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Wonderful food each and every time. Authentic atmosphere,warm & cozy. Great for lunch or dinner, spur of the moment or special occasion planned ahead. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Voyageur648
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

So unassuming, so small but such a big experience. Excellent French cooking. Salmon was perfect. Veggies were melt-in-your-mouth tasty. Don't get me started on the choc liqueur mousse for dessert. Oh my. Best of the Village.

1 Thank AntTeeTee
Prairie Village, Kansas
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lovely little French restaurant nestled in the Prairie Village shopping area. It is an intimate setting that serves wonderful French food. I particularly like the mussels. You'll have to keeping asking for more of bread though to soak up all the delicious broth it comes in.

Thank Kathleen W
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72 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

15 year old quaint restuarant in a strip mall but come on in for an outstanding meal. We had lunch and thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Good service and well prepared meals that were seasoned perfectly. Their wine list is average but they do have a corkage policy that we have taken advantage in the past. Top French restaurant in the... More 

Thank David T
Overland Park
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I took my husband for lunch to celebrate his birthday. Having recently returned from Paris, where we celebrated my birthday, we enjoyed the familiar ambiance. The Soupe à l’Oignon was outstanding and not to be missed. We did not select the L’Endive au Bleu salad, but will not make that mistake next time. We also ordered the Moules Marinières and... More 

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San Diego, California
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1,010 reviews
596 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

First class french food and ambiance. Was there with friends last night - Steak, fish, chicken, veal - salads were all different and everyone was supremely happy. Great wine list.

Thank JimOB1
Lansing, KS
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Had not heard of this restaurant before winning a gift certificate. If you aren't heading specifically to it, you could be forgiven for passing by it. Unassuming with a small footprint in the middle of the Prairie Village Shops. However, the inside is cosy with an obvious French air. The onion soup my son had was delicious. Wife and I... More 

Thank Rick D
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Feisty One and I were beckoned to go to dinner with our part-timer, Florida-based neighbors who live in our condo. They are on our "official" approved list of foodies. They travel internationally every few months and are well-versed in wine/food. We arrived, seated quickly(MAKE RESO at least a week in advance). Bill ordered he and I a great red and... More 

Thank Joel M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$100
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3936 W 69th Ter, Prairie Village, KS 66208-2601
    (Prairie Village Shops)
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Prairie Village
  • Phone Number: +1 913-384-5998
Café Provence has been honored by Zagat as the best restaurant in Kansas City. It joins the top 46 restaurants in the United States given this honor in their respective cities, such as Joel Robuchon, Las Vegas, Le Bernadin, NYC, Gary Danko, San Francisco and more. Cafe Provence serves progressive French Provençal cuisine served in the warm, inviting atmosphere of a neighborhood bistro.Bienvenue! You can now experience the best in French bistro cuisine a mere stone's throw from the Plaza. Café Provence is the perfect place to eat a little, chat a little, and get back your breath after a shopping raid, beautifully located as it is in the Prairie Village Shopping Center – and so near to the stores. We look forward to seeing you! Cafe Provence ...the food speaks french! À bientôt!

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