Best of Kansas City 2016: Readers' Picks



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here's what our readers had to say about the best in Kansas City!


Eat

 

Best Pizza: Minsky's Pizza

Runners-up: Waldo Pizza, Pizza Shoppe

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Best Casual Dining: Nick and Jake's

Runners up: The Blue Moose Bar and Grill, Red Door Grill

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Best Fine Dining: The Capital Grille

Runners up: Bristol Seafood Grill, Bluestem

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Best Alfresco Dining: Gram & Dun

Runners-up: La Bodega, The Classic Cup

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Best Bar Scene: Kelly's Westport Inn

Runners-up: Nick and Jake's, The BrewTop Pub and Patio

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Best Happy Hour: Gaslight Grill

Runners-up: Bristol Seafood Grill, Houlihan's

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Best Barbecue: Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

Runners-up: Fiorella's Jack Stack Barbecue, Q39

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Best Burger: BRGR Kitchen + Bar

Runners up: Red Robin, Five Guys Burgers and Fries


People & Media

 

Best Chef: Michael Smith

Runners up: Colby Garrelts, Jasper Mirabile

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Best Radio Personality: Rocket and Teresa, Mix 93.3

Runners-up: Johnny Dare (98.9 The Rock), Lazlo (96.5 The Buzz)

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Best Meteorologist: Gary Lezak, KSHB Channel 41

Runner ups: Bryan Busby (KMBC 9 News), Mike Thompson (FOX 4)

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Best New Anchor: Lara Moritz, KMBC 9 News

Runners-up: Christa Dubill (KSHB Channel 41), Kris Ketz (KMBC 9 News)

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Best Interior Design: Madden-McFarland

Runners-up: Jennifer Bertrand, Kurt Knapstein

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Best Hair Stylist: James Pillatzke, Pinkie Couture

Runners up: Vilma Subel (Xiphium), Shelby Herrick (Shelby Herrick Salon)