We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

J. Alexander's

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
11471 Metcalf Ave, Overland park, Overland Park, KS 66210-4015
+1 913-469-1995
Website
Today
11:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

355 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 353: English reviews
McPherson
Level Contributor
151 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was good but the service was even better. I had the club sandwich and it was perfect. I'm not a fan of shoestring fries but they weren't bad but I would go baked or mashed.

Helpful?
Thank barrett68
Pescara, Italy
Level Contributor
56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Why yes and no you can ask???!!! Yes/no: nice food but not fabulous, good service but not perfect, nice restaurant but not amazing, nice wine but not good except if you don't pay quite a lot of money! So once you can try it but then you will realize that it's enough! Enjoy it!

Helpful?
Thank Stefano R
olathe, ks
Level Contributor
52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expect to pay a lot for small servings. Food is good, but to get a decent amount you should plan to spend a lot of money.

Helpful?
1 Thank ranwin33
Kansas City, Missouri
Level Contributor
79 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for the first time about 6 months ago. I gave it 5 stars across the board. We were so looking forward to eating here again. We got there around 11:30 am on a Wednesday. There were about 6 people at the entry way in front of us. The hostess told us it would be about a 10... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Plain--1
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over time, J Alexanders has become the go-to restaurant for special occasions. The service is always spot-on and welcoming. We love to take my Mom because she simply loves the prime rib sandwich. My wife loves the Alex's salad, with good reason, and I always, inevitably, order the soon-to-be famous Rattlesnake Pasta. Although we're almost always too full, we sometimes... More 

Helpful?
Thank mstroud487
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice change of pace from our regulars for eating out as a family. The menu has something for everyone with s selection of more elevated choices.

Helpful?
Thank Heather N
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunday night I just returned from out of town and stopped in for a Cypress Chicken salad very tasty and then as I was ready to pay the check- the waitress suggested dessert. Key lime pie, home made carrot cake or a special chocolate bunt cake with vanilla ice cream and hot fudge. My daughter who was with me, looked... More 

Helpful?
Thank Benny H
Overland Park, Kansas
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a nice place to go for dinner or even lunch consider J. Alexander's. the service is always excellent. The food is very good. I try to get something different every time I go. Great steaks, love the sword fish, and salads are good. Great bar, and wine selection very good. The knock I have on... More 

Helpful?
Thank gdw604
Wichita, Kansas
Level Contributor
227 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Allie was our waitress and she was great. Service all around was perfect. Food was fantastic. Very clean and professional. Gets busy around noon, so I was glad we arrived for an early lunch at 11. Every thing about our experience was awesome. You will pay a little more, but I doubt you would be disappointed.

Helpful?
Thank TheTravelingMan70
Level Contributor
18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I must start by saying I LOVE this restaurant. It is one of my favorites in all of Kansas City. The food and drinks (especially the martinis) are outstanding. Service from the waiters and waitress is also always outstanding. The reason for my not perfect review of this visit was due to the young lady and gentleman (maybe a manager?)... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Jlyns321

Been to J. Alexander's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of J. Alexander's and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Kansas City, Missouri
4 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from J. Alexander's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?