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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
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23:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Wed 22:00 - 16:30
Thu - Fri 23:00 - 17:00
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

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

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Thank Liderien
Kansas City
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145 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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!

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Thank JLCLJC
Kansas City, United States
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

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Lawrence, KS
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 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 

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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.

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Thank Craig C
Kansas City, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 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 

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Olathe, Kansas, United States
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25 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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Thank Deb E
Kansas City
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680 reviews
380 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We live to go here for a special evening out. While it is a bit pricey you will get a fabulous meal and an amazing experience. We prefer to go on a weeknight when there is a more quiet ambiance. If you go on the weekend I would definitely book ahead.

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Thank dixiepeach
Seymour
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141 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The food was interesting. The singing was good. The overall evening was less than good, because of the cold temperature in the building. They should have some heat on such a cold night.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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56 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a light repast prior to concert by KC Jazz Orchestra. Quick, personal, professional and friendly service. Nice selection of wines, well and reasonably priced. Short list of dishes and additional specials. In and out in timely manner, with no rush from us or the waitstaff. Pomme frites, chevre chaud, nice bread and butter. Very pleasing experience that... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
22:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
22:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
22:00 - 16:30
Thursday
23:00 - 17:00
Friday
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?