Food and Drink
8:05 am
Fri December 12, 2008

The Food Critics Dish about Mexican Food

In this December 12, 2008 edition, the Food Critics join us for restaurant news and reviews. Plus a look at the area's best Mexican restaurants.

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Food News

Lauren Chapin, The Star's restaurant critic for the last eight years, died Wednesday at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas. Read the Star's tribute here

Pangia will close at the end of the month.

Rafael changes to Chaz on the Plaz.

Restaurants discussed on today's program:

Country Keepsakes Tea Room - 501 Main St

Belton, MO 64012

816-348-7888


Extra Virgin -1900 Main St.

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-842-2202


Zest - 10681 Mission (105th and Mission)

Leawood, KS 66206

913-381-5678


Chophouse 801 - 71 East 14th Street,

Kansas City, MO

816-994-8800



Paciugo Gelato - 5260 W. 116th Place

Leawood, KS 66211

913-602-8767


Delaware Cafe - 300 Delaware St,

Kansas City, MO 64105

816-842-0303


Pot Pie - 904 Westport Rd,

Kansas City, MO 64111

816-561-2702


Pizza Bella - 1810 Baltimore,

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-421-7492


Drum Room at President Hotel

1335 Baltimore,

Kansas City, MO 64105

816-303-1686


Nara - 1617 Main St

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-221-6272


Bella Napoli - 1810 Baltimore

Kansas City, MO 64113

816-421-7492


Thai Garden - 39th & Bell,

Kansas City, MO

816-753-4226


Capital Grill - 4740 Jefferson Street,

Kansas City, MO 64112

816-531-8345


Plaza 3 - 4749 Pennsylvania Ave,

Kansas City,MO 64112

816-753-0000


Mexican Food

The Hispanic Economic Development Corporation -
www.kchedc.org

Ixtapa - 71 Barry Road (Zona Rosa),

Kansas City, MO 64150

816-746-4848 - Great Fried Ice Cream


Guadalajara Cafe - 1144 W. 103rd

(103rd. & State Line),

Watts Mill Plaza, Kansas City, MO

816-941-4471


El Patron - 2905 SW Boulevard,

Kansas City, MO

816-931-6400.(Tasty Fish Tacos)


Mama Tio's - 8026 Paseo Blvd,

Kansas City, MO 64131-2322

816-361-6255


Dos Hombres - 528 Walnut St,

Kansas City, MO 64106

816-474-4696


Rudy's Tenampa Taqueria- 1611 Westport Rd,

Kansas City, MO 64111

816-931-9700 - (Great Salsa)


Poco's - 3063 Southwest Boulevard,

Kansas City, MO

816-931-2526 - (Great Mole, Fajitas and Huevos Rancheros)


Los Alamos Market y Cocina -

1667 Summit Ave,

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-471-0450 - (Great Breakfast)


Tienda Casa - 8220 Metcalf Ave,

Overland Park, KS 66204

913-385-9044


Poncho's - 3540 Main St,

Kansas City, MO 64111

816-531-8070 - (1lb Burrito)


Taco Johns - 3506 S.W. Topeka Blvd,

Topeka, KS 66062 -(Texas Chili Enchilada)


Sol Azteca - 542 Southwest Blvd,

Kansas City, KS 66103-1919

913-362-0817


Tienda Casa Paloma - 8220 Metcalf Ave,

Overland Park, KS 66204

913-385-9044


Fiesta Azteca - 7534 Raytown Rd,

Raytown, MO 64138

816-737-0772


Salsa Grill - 6508 Martway St,

Shawnee Mission, KS 66202

913-362-4921


Taqueira -910 Southwest Blvd,

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-221-13


Maria's - 1205 Branch St,

Platte City, MO 64079

816-858-2600


Taco's al Matador - 1230 Merriam Ln,

Kansas City, KS 66103

913-677-9065


Ortega's - 2646 Belleview Ave,

Kansas City, MO 64108

816-531-5415


Chapala - 105 S Clairborne Rd,

Olathe, KS 66062

913-390-0280


Dos Amigo's - 1214 NW State Route 7,

Blue Springs, MO 64014

816-220-9500