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Aixois French Bistro

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251 E 55th St, Kansas City, MO 64113-1241 (Brookside Blvd.)
+1 816 333 3305
07:00 - 22:00
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Kansas City, Missouri
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional service and great ambiance, go for the standards. I tried the chicken & spinach crepe and it was really boring, disappointing. Stick to the onion soup and the salad nicoise and you won't be disappointed. The profiteroles were fabulous, as always!

Thank Gracey1089
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in a quiet neighborhood amid some smaller shops and it's in a very pretty area near a college. It wasn't very busy to the warm ambience was comfortable and quiet. Highly recommended and hope to go there again one day.

Thank Joshua K
Kansas City
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197 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We joined some friends on the sunny patio for Happy Hour and we were all pleased with the variety of appetizers, wine and cocktails. The mussels were particularly good and the service excellent.

Thank RondaKansasCity
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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242 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Aixois is situated in a corner building in a gorgeous Kansas City neighborhood. It's a relaxing place to sit on the patio and watch the world go by as you eat some rich French food or sip wine. The pastries are delicious. The patio is pet friendly, and they provide a bowl of water for your furry friend. Good service.

Thank elizarenn
Manhattan, KS
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I've been one of a group of four on two fairly recent occasions, and so can vouch for the quality of eight plates. The main dinner menu doesn't offer a lot of diversity, and the "happy hour" slate is even thinner, but that may be their way of insuring that what they do deliver is going to be a dish... More 

Thank Arts-Critic
Kansas City, Missouri
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Boyfriend and I went to Aixos for Valentines Day dinner (but had also eaten there before.) We had reservations, but arrived a bit early and were cheerfully seated. The service was very nice, the food well- prepared and pleasingly presented (he had salmon, I had pepper steak), and the dessert (a Germán chocolate cake with rum-soaked cherries and cream filling)... More 

Thank gatitasolitaria
Kansas City, Missouri
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103 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We went for KC Restaurant Week. It was our first visit so we did not know what to expect. The decor and atmosphere is very casual, jeans are not at all out of place, but either are nice slacks or dresses. The wait staff is very efficient and knowledgeable about the menu items. The table bread is good, basically a... More 

Thank Chris S
Western Missouri
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I have been here for lunch, dinner and coffee. Service is always pleasant and food is delicious. There are a lot of hard surfaces in the main room so I give it less than a 5 rating because it is noisy. The smaller front room is cozier and not as echoing. The duck comfit I had for a holiday 2016... More 

Thank mccd
Kansas City, Missouri
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302 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

I sent tt 2 guns up to get some food. Croque Madame. Fried bread with Swiss and ham and a egg over easy on top. So good. Way over priced at $13 for a sandwich but it is good. Lazy staff as they just sit around and watch you order and make your own coffee.

Thank ML-papa
Overland Park, Kansas
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479 reviews
341 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Well I didn't get back here until a year later after volunteering at the KC Rep near by. This time we were here on a Sunday night which offered 1/2 price on bottle of wine. Our party of 3 took advantage of that and had a nice Pinot Noir for about $5.33 per person. They had a special menu for... More 

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AixoisFrenchBistro, Public Relations Manager at Aixois French Bistro, responded to this review

Carol! We are so happy you enjoyed your experience at Aixois and we hope to see you again very soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 E 55th St, Kansas City, MO 64113-1241
    (Brookside Blvd.)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop is not more than 200 yards away from the restaurant located on the trolley trail.
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 816 333 3305
Aixois is a classic French bistro in Kansas City’s Brookside neighborhood, just a few blocks from the world-famous Country Club Plaza. Nestled on the Trolley Trail in the Crestwood Shops, Aixois offers Kansas City’s best outdoor patio and an intimate, relaxed dining room.

Emmanuel Langalde, a native of Aix-en-Provence, opened Aixois with his wife Megan in 2001. Chef Emmanuel, inspired by the techniques and recipes of his native France, offers a distinct menu focused on fresh, organic, seasonal ingredients. He also works with area farmers, butchers, and bakers to bring local flavor to his classic French cuisine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?