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La Bodega - Leawood

4311 W 119th St., Leawood, KS 66209
+1 913-428-8272
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (75 reviews)
“chorizo” (8 reviews)
“paella” (7 reviews)
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Latin, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4311 W 119th St., Leawood, KS 66209
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to the restaurant in the middle of the afternoon for a late lunch. Very few were in the restaurant at that time of day. We shared the filet topped with blue cheese as well as the calamari dish with a wonderful sauce and...More

Thank SEC14
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

There's a lot on the menu but I wasn't very impressed. The Spanish tortilla is served cold which made me think of breakfast. The croquetas were tasty but few per order. Overall it was pricey and underwhelming.

Thank modernlizbennet
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Next to Trader Joe's and a good place to stop and get a tapas lunch. We split a tapas plate with four different types and also split a small side salad and had a cup of soup of steak, potato and peas. The tapas were...More

Thank CM W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We came here for lunch and the restaurant was nearly empty. Because it was lunch I was able to have a soup and sandwich combo, which was an amazing BLT and bean soup. The flavors were incredible. We tried a few tapas as appetizers and...More

Thank gopackgoXO
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal and service. Overall a great experience. The two of us shared four tapas and had plenty to eat. The fried artichoke hearts and the shrimp were my favorites. Our waiter was extremely helpful in explaining the different options. I highly recommend this place.

Thank TGibbons3
Reviewed 27 September 2017

I hadn't eaten here in several years but started hearing friends talk about their good experiences here, so decided to try it again. We ate outside in front and it was very pleasant. Service was good, though it did seem to take a relatively long...More

Thank dskid
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I really prefer the food on the boulevard BUT, having said that, I really dislike the acoustics on the boulevard. You can't even have a conversation with people at your own table. So when I want tapas I dine in Leawood.

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We've tried La Bodega multiple times and its our go to for Tapas in KC. Having lived in Spain, these tapas are truly authentic. A must try.

Thank James L
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great place, good location and very nice indoor/outdoor settings. Food is very good, they do not rush you and let you pace your meal. Tried 3 cold plates and 3 hot tapas, all with excellent presentation and taste. Good wine list. Sangria was a tad...More

Thank Dan11562
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Very good tapas bar and restaurant, everything I've had here is delish. The house made Sangria is awesome and they have a great wine list. Great for couples, friends and sharing plates of wonderful food.

Thank Deanna M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4311 W 119th St., Leawood, KS 66209
    (Roe Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Leawood
  • Phone Number: +1 913-428-8272
  • E-mail
Tapas -- In the beginning. Tapas is a daily event in the life of the Spanish culture. Mainly a Northern Spain, Basque regional tradition, it has grown to signify a way of eating and socializing. It is said that tapas originated centuries ago. In Spanish, the word tapa or the verb tapar means "to cover." Tapas represents the Spanish custom of placing a piece of bread over the glass of wine. It is a custom that dates back past the 1500's. Traditionally, the exact food served is less important than the social occasion. It signifies leisure, camaraderie and good humor. In Spain, Tapas are almost always accompanied by wine. The wine is the medium that holds the conversation with friends and the food together. You make time to enjoy the moment in an unhurried way. The threefold purpose of snacking on tapas is to dull any hunger pangs that have built up since the previous intake of comestibles, to whet the appetite for the next, and to stimulate sociability, at which the Spanish excel.
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