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The 15 Best Mediterranean Restaurants In Kansas City

Updated: June 30, 2022

Craving tapas, hummus, and crispy pitas? These are the Mediterranean eateries you need to visit in Kansas City. We analyzed top review sites and food blogs to find the best Mediterranean options for this list. Head to one of these spots to relax with a chilled glass of greek Santorini and the best mezze in Kansas City.

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Cascone's Italian Restaurant

Italian, $$, Kansas CityItalian, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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    USA Today
  • Three Best Rated

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    Three Best Rated

Garozzo's Ristorante

Italian, $$, Kansas CityItalian, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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    USA Today
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 5 best Italian spots in Kansas City

    Hoodline, 2019

Osteria Il Centro

Italian, $$, South PlazaItalian, $$Kansas City, South Plaza
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • USA Today

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    USA Today
  • City Seeker

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    City Seeker

Ragazza Food & Wine

Italian, $$, SouthmorelandItalian, $$Kansas City, Southmoreland
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 5 best Italian spots in Kansas City

    Hoodline, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Your guide to the 5 top spots in Kansas City's Southmoreland neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019

Farina

Italian, Kansas CityItalianKansas City
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Lyft

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    Lyft

SPIN! Pizza

Pizza, $$, Kansas CityPizza, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019

The Peacock

Italian, Old WestportItalianKansas City, Old Westport
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Clay & Fire

Persian, Westside NorthPersianKansas City, Westside North
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Jerusalem Cafe Liberty

Middle Eastern, $$, Kansas CityMiddle Eastern, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Carmen's Cafe

Italian, $$, MorningsideItalian, $$Kansas City, Morningside
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5
  • USA Today

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    USA Today
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in Kansas City

    Lyft

Lazia

Italian, Kansas CityItalianKansas City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in Kansas City

    Lyft

Extra Virgin

Mediterranean, $$, Kansas CityMediterranean, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are Kansas City's top 5 Mediterranean spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Jerusalem Cafe

Mediterranean, $$, Old WestportMediterranean, $$Kansas City, Old Westport
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are Kansas City's top 5 Mediterranean spots

    Hoodline, 2019

Trezo Mare Restaurant and Lounge

Italian, $$, Kansas CityItalian, $$Kansas City
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life, 2022

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La Bodega

Spanish, $$, Westside SouthSpanish, $$Kansas City, Westside South
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Your guide to the 5 most popular spots in Kansas City's Westside South neighborhood

    Hoodline, 2019

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best Mediterranean restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We pored over ratings for 5301 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in Kansas City and 257 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what City Seeker, Lyft and Hoodline had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These top contenders have appeared in City Seeker - Best Italian Restaurants in Kansas City, Lyft - Top 10 Most Visited Italian Restaurants in Kansas City and Hoodline - Your guide to the 5 most popular spots in Kansas City's Westside South neighborhood. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

FAQ

Extra Virgin and Tasso's Greek Restaurant & Grocery are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for a date night in Kansas City.

Extra Virgin is the highest-rated upscale Mediterranean restaurant in Kansas City.

The highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for delivery in Kansas City are Gyro Grill Cafe, Queen Sweets & Bakery, and Aruba Mediterranean Grill.

Gyro Grill Cafe, Queen Sweets & Bakery, and Aruba Mediterranean Grill are the highest-rated Mediterranean restaurants for take-out in Kansas City.

Jerusalem Cafe is the highest-rated vegan-friendly Mediterranean restaurant in Kansas City.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal pairing for rabbit with sausage

    Experts often pair rabbit with sausage with a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon, a popular red wine.

  • Pair Rosé with falafel

    When considering how to best enjoy your falafel, we would highlight how well a glass of Rosé complements the dish as it counterbalances the dense texture of the falafel.


  • Sauvignon Blanc and falafel


    If your food palns include Falafel, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Sauvignon Blanc, with its hits of tropical, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

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Parking info

Kansas Cityis notorious for tricky parking. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Mediterranean spot.

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