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J. Alexander's

11471 Metcalf Ave, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210-4015
+1 913-469-1995
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“carrot cake” (57 reviews)
“prime rib” (31 reviews)
“steak” (83 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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11471 Metcalf Ave, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210-4015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just the best cozy feel, expect a wait!! Try the prime rib sandwich or any of the salads, and of course steak, salmon, ribs or prime rib are wonderful. When they have it in the fall the cabbage is to die for!

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

J. Alexander's is one of my favorite restaurants. The service is excellent. I have been to this location twice. They are known for their "Alex" salad, which is chilled with fresh ingredients. I enjoy the soup/salad item. My husband had the beef sandwich, which was...More

Thank siumom123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was great and the waitress was excellent, I wish I could remember her name to thank her publically. The hostesses are in major need of customer service and a manager should fix the way the front is handled. It is very disappointing to...More

2  Thank jmb3874
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last time we went did not turn out so well with Ms Allison working there behind the bar. So we gave it a little break and returned it last night to see there was a very nice young man working behind the bar. Great service...More

Thank ML-papa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a family dinner yesterday for a going away for a couple who is moving to the “Swamp” of Washington, D.C. There were 8 in our party, but my wife & I have never been to J. Alexander’s, and it is doubtful we will...More

1  Thank Arthur P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They always have excellent food and he atmosphere is very nice! Their only drawback is that for our of fishers it's hard to get to! You can see it but sometimes people have trouble figuring out how t the restaurant!

Thank Totothewiz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our favorite place to take clients for lunch. You can call ahead and by the time you get there they have a table ready for you. Their lunch menu is quite extensive and the portions are generous. Wait staff is very attentive and...More

Thank carsonvega
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

J. Alexander has THE BEST prime rib, as a dinner or sandwich. Also, Alex's salad and you have to have the warm, ooey, gooey carrot cake.

Thank 474kelly
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Our party averaged $50 each including wine and dessert. "Excellent": Service, Cheeseburger, Thai Kai Salad, Alexanders Salad, French Fries, Baked Potato (crusty skin), Carrot Cake (very nutty and spicy) and wine selection. Merely "Very Good": Key Lime Pie (similar to lime flavored cheesecake versus tangy...More

Thank Inquilinus
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My favorite restaurant in Overland Park. You really cant go wrong with any of the menu choices. The tacos were a bit on the small size for portion, last time I ordered them, but I'm just nit picking. Love the steaks, the fish, the salads,...More

Thank Matthew C
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A friend suggested we can bring our own bottle of wine and there is no corkage fee. Is this true?
15 February 2017|
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Response from Sandra R | Reviewed this property |
If you call ahead they should allow you to bring a bottle gratis, but additional will incur a fee.
Sandra R
They just started taking reservations on open table for large parties, but I would call.
13 February 2017|
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Response from Michele M | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call, we went with a large party and they did take the reservation, but we called ahead.
do you take reservations for parties of 9
7 December 2016|
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Response from ssgtsuave | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. You will not regret this place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11471 Metcalf Ave, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210-4015
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Overland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 913-469-1995
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