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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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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my girlfriend there for a romantic dinner. It was a week night and there weren't many people there. We placed our order... thirty minutes went by. I ask the waitress if we could have some bread and salads that we had order.... we got the salads. After we finished the salad I asked the waitress where the food was....... More 

Thank Greg K
Independence, Missouri
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350 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of friends met here on Fat Tuesday for Happy Hour. The weather was unseasonably warm and we were able to sit on the patio. The staff had decorated for Fat Tuesday; it was festive. Two members of our group loved the foie gras. I loved the salad with goat cheese and the Thai chicken coconut soup. We also... More 

Thank travelsamc
Roeland Park, Kansas
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anticipating a romantic dinner for two and some excellent French cuisine, we headed to Le Fou Frog for our first experience. Lighting was so dim that we could not read the menu, let alone see our plates! In addition there was a very loud and raucous group at the large corner table in the main dining area - perhaps a... More 

Thank Jan F
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2017

I absolutely loved the atmosphere in this place. The food was really good. It was unlike anything else I have ever experienced.

Thank Liderien
Kansas City
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148 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Overall the dinner was good and you definitely feel the French-vibe. We had a table of 4 and we ordered 4 different fish dishes - that in itself is impressive! The chocolate mousse dessert was fantastic!

Kansas City, United States
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

I went to Le Fou Frog at the recommendation of many friends, and was disappointed from the moment I got there. I was 10 minutes early for my reservation to find the door locked (despite the website saying they were open 30 minutes prior for happy hour). I was rudely greeted and given an attitude for arriving early. I was... More 

Thank Ferzeen P
Lawrence, KS
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 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 

1 Thank vern_728
Wilmette, Illinois
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225 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

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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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

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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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 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 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
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?