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J. Gilbert's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood

8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402
+1 913-642-8070
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Took the family out to celebrate one of my son's birthdays. This is a great special occasion restaurant. Everything we ordered was outstanding and the service was excellent. Because there were several of us, we ordered more shareable appetizers. The chips with bleu cheese were...More

Thank SMW6KINGS2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was in Overland Park for business and a colleague recommended J. Gilbert’s and I’m so glad he did. We had a large table but our service was excellent. Each dish was described with great detail and flair. Our drinks and meal were delivered without...More

Thank rmhrjb
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't go wrong at J. Gilberts! Super sexy atmosphere, great for dates, or an anniversary which is why we were there. The food was divine, our server, Rose was outstanding! The Filet Oscar is like heaven on a plate!

Thank Debbie J
Reviewed 1 week ago

26+ people in a private room. Excellent service - really top notch wait staff. Food cooked perfectly - mashed potatoes are yummy! Came from out of town and we were not disappointed. Hard to serve a large group, but they did it perfectly! Did I...More

Thank Scfuller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent in all areas of food, service, and ambiance . Steak was wonderful and the sides complemented the meal very well

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

J Gilbert's is a wonderful restaurant, but not just for special occasion. Sunday evenings the wine bottles are half price (up to $100). If you love, love, love seafood, J Gilbert's has something that will satisfy your taste buds. The steaks and chops are over...More

Thank mbbartmann
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a very nice dinner. The cocktails were great new love their grouper with fresh crab. Nice preparation. We wanted one modification to our dinner and the accommodating manager Devon made it happen. Nice restaurant to enjoy with friends or family.

Thank stewart s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is not a place I would have chosen, but I am very glad that he did. First, the greeting, seating, and service was impeccable. We had to wait for our bread only a little bit, because the sourdough bread was just finishing baking, and...More

Thank StephanyIowa
Reviewed 16 July 2018

After spending a full day in Kansas City, my wife and I were looking for a good steakhouse for dinner. I found J. Gilbert's, and we decided to give it a shot. Walking in, we realized that we were a bit out of our normal...More

Thank NomadicHawkeye
Reviewed 12 July 2018

J. Gilberts is one of our favorite restaurants in the KC area and has been for several years. Can be a bit on the pricey side, but well worth it. To begin with, the service is always excellent. Atmosphere is terrific and even on a...More

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5 April 2017|
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Response from Moodman | Reviewed this property |
They typically do - as with Easter - but check back closer to the date.
12 November 2016|
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Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
They do have kids menu. We take children once in a while and they love it. We've split items like their huge Wedge Salad, but haven't tried to split an entree.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8901 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212-1402 (Formerly J. Gilber's Wood-Fired Steaks and Seafood)
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Overland Park
  • Phone Number: +1 913-642-8070
  • E-mail
J. Gilbert's is an "upscale casual" steakhouse serving prime-aged beef cooked over a mesquite wood-fired grill. Guests enjoy various cuts of steak, fresh seafood (including award-winning crab cakes) & other house made favorites like the Maytag Bleu potato chips & Chocolate Velvet Cake. The cozy atmosphere includes fire side dining, rich wood, brick & soft lighting where you can enjoy a quiet table or host a large party. The extensive martini & wine list offers the perfect compliment to an excellent meal delivered with attentive service. J. Gilbert's is open for dinner 7 days a week and lunch banquets. Reservations are recommended
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