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Le Fou Frog

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400 E 5th St, Kansas City, MO 64106-1105 (Oak Street)
+1 816-474-6060
23:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Wed 22:00 - 16:30
Thu - Fri 23:00 - 17:00
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Lawrence, KS
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband picked this place for his birthday dinner. We both left disappointed. We had a reservation on a Saturday night, and was looking forward to a quiet intimate meal. Well, this is NOT the place for that. We were seated at a tiny table and had a tiny table about one foot away on both sides. It was very... More 

Thank vern_728
Wilmette, Illinois
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224 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 was excellent and food quality top notch.

Thank Craig C
Kansas City, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 and thoroughly enjoyed the food and ourselves. I've wanted to go back for dinner ever... More 

Thank anncuevas12
Olathe, Kansas, United States
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 hour. When she finally stopped by she told us that we'd been seated outside of... More 

Thank Deb E
Kansas City
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630 reviews
346 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 weekend I would definitely book ahead.

Thank dixiepeach
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138 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank Charles S
Kansas City, Missouri
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54 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 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 or the waitstaff. Pomme frites, chevre chaud, nice bread and butter. Very pleasing experience that... More 

Thank clarkietraveler
Leawood, Kansas
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 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 in many years and frankly thought the style of food was gone for ever. We... More 

Thank KCjoe_13
Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 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 choices; we'll go again just to try some of the other dishes. The wine service... More 

Thank JayKathy G
northern ar.
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
22:00 - 16:30
22:00 - 16:30
22:00 - 16:30
23:00 - 17:00
23:00 - 17:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?