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J. Gilbert's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood

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8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402 (Formerly J. Gilber's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood) (89th)
+1 913-642-8070
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16:00 - 22:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:30
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Prairie Village, Kansas
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234 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went back for another birthday, and we have the best of everything! Best Service, Best Steak, and Best Dessert! We are always going to eat at J. Gilbert's for any sort of celebration! 2 kids had the kids burger, and they LOVED them, the third had the kids steak, and also LOVED it. My husband had the bone-in filet... More 

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Thank WeLove2Travel12345
Santa Cruz, CA
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206 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

J. Gilberts is what I would consider a "typical" KC restaurant. Dark, labyrinthian interior with lots of wood and dim lights, big tables and booths, and the sense that you're going to have the steak of your life. A big, expensive steak. Well, I don't eat steak but I do eat chicken, so I ordered their 1/2 chicken which was... More 

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Thank Chuck, Santa Cruz
OP, KS
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent restaurant. The steaks are always cooked perfectly. The crab cakes are so good! Every server I have had is personable and attentive. This is our favorite treat on Birthdays and Anniversaries. You have to try it!

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Thank Dana F
Austin, Texas
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615 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This steak and seafood place has all your usual offerings in a high end environment but without the staggering price tag you usually get at an expense account type steakhouse. Its not cheap mind you (head to outback if you want that), but really high quality cuts for under $40 and a really good wine list as well. They have... More 

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Thank Tony H
Overland Park, Kansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is probably one of our favorite steak restaurants in the Kansas City area. We last went there for my wife's birthday. (Make sure you make a reservation in advance. They always do a good business.). This time, for the first time, we sat at a table in the bar -- by the singer/guitarist. He was excellent and his... More 

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Thank sbotts2016
Leawood, Kansas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't believe I've lived in KC for 20 years and just only recently discovered this place. Awesome food, service, atmosphere. Favorite place for steaks in town

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Thank marric2015
Arlington, Virginia
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182 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was in town on an extended business trip. If I booked a couple extra hours I would treat myself to J. Gilberts. I usually had the 6 oz filet but if I had a lete lunch the app menu was my choice. Had the all but the oysters and all were great. I love raw oysters but there are... More 

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Thank Stanley Y
Hutchinson, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is the perfect location to bring family, friends or that special someone to celebrate a special occasion or intimate moment together. Located on Metcalf, it is an easy drive from most anywhere in Kansas City. The service is A+. The food is even better! Wonderful ambiance. Great selection of steaks, seafood, and pasta. Something for every palate. Would... More 

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Thank 477lorie
North Richland Hills, Texas
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132 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came in solo after a long day of business. I was quickly greeted and seated, at a very small two top, even though the place was half empty. This was a bad start, as I should have refused this table, as it was just too cramped. I ordered a small rib steak, salad, and a wine. The steak was... More 

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Ames, Iowa
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70 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The steak, wine, food preparation, and atmosphere are great for this high end restaurant. Be prepared to pay an exceptional high price for all these features.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 60
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:30
Saturday
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402 (Formerly J. Gilber's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood)
    (89th)
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Overland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 913-642-8070
Description
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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