Question: What’s the best restaurant in Kansas?
Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que took the No. 2 spot in the 2017 survey, which asked 500 Kansans to rank their favorite places to eat. The famed barbecue joint has locations in Kansas City, Kan., Leawood and Olathe.
Survey participants applauded several more Lawrence restaurants, including Genovese Italian Restaurant, Ladybird Diner, India Palace, The Mad Greek, Wheatfields Bakery, Merchants Pub & Plate and Paisano’s Ristorante, which also has a Topeka location.
Also on the list:
▪ Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers, a Wichita-based chain with several Kansas City-area locations
▪ Gella's Diner in Hays
▪ Taco Shop in Wichita
▪ Brookville Hotel in Abilene
▪ The Cozy Inn in Salina