Kansas Food & Drinks

Order The Jar Of The Month At This Mason Jar-Themed Restaurant In Kansas

There is nothing better than a juicy burger and a cold drink. However, when you eat that burger in the most incredible themed restaurant in Kansas, you’ll have a hard time eating anywhere else in the Sunflower State. Mason Jar Brew & Burgers is a family-owned business in Kansas City. Not only do they have some of the best burgers around, but all of the drinks are served in — you guessed it — Mason jars.
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Multi-Unit Operator To Introduce Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux To Kansas

Amro Samy is an experienced operator who co-owns five Old Chicago Pizza and Taproom locations in Kansas. Now he’s signed an area development agreement with Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux and plans to open the first Kansas location in Garden City next summer. Samy says he discovered Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux at a...
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The Manhattan Mercury

Kansas Profile: Nan Lisher, Elsie Grace’s

“Bake the world a better place.” Not just “Make the world a better place,” but “Bake the world a better place.”. That sounds like a baker’s motto, and it would certainly apply to this bakery and gift shop in rural Kansas. Nan Lisher is owner and founder of Elsie Grace’s...
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Hutchinson News

The Kansas State Fair hosts its first annual Pub Crawl with five beer vendors

This year, the Kansas State Fair hosted its first annual Pub Crawl. Five beer vendors and more than 150 participants showed up from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sept. 16. The pub crawl was open to all fair-goers 21 and older. For $30 the participants were given a t-shirt and a punch card, allowing them to go to each vendor for a brew.

Walk-On’s Signs Franchise Agreement to Bring the Taste of Louisiana to Kansas

Restaurant set to open first Garden City location in July 2022. September 16, 2021 // // GARDEN CITY, Kan. - Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux announced today that it has signed an area development agreement with accomplished franchisor Amro Samy to introduce the award-winning restaurant to the Sunflower State. Samy joins...

Walk-On's Inks Agreement to Expand in Kansas

Walk-On’s Sports Bistreaux announced today that it has signed an area development agreement with accomplished franchisor Amro Samy to introduce the award-winning restaurant to the Sunflower State. Samy joins the Walk-On’s family with decades of experience in the hospitality industry. As a multi-concept operator, he currently co-owns five Old Chicago...

What’s Cooking: Jackson Meat at KS State Fair 2021

It’s one of the best times of the year! Its time for the Kansas State Fair! There are endless options of tasty treats available at the fair for you and the family to enjoy – but did you know one of our favorite partners, Jackson Meat will be there and have three location? Jackson Meat will be set up and ready for you to come enjoy anything from a ribeye sandwich to hot dogs, sno cones or even chili fires! They truly have something for every one this year at the fair.

An afternoon of food at the Kansas State Fair

We are huge fair-goers. It’s an event, we look forward to year after year. It was a tough pill to swallow when the Kansas State Fair had to cancel in 2020. But fortunately this year, the event returned. I was told by some vendors that vendor turnout was down this year and supply issues made it tough for them, but they have tried their best to make the most of it.

Food Network highlighting ‘Carnival Eats’ at Kansas State Fair

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KWCH) - It’s day one of the Kansas State Fair and like every year, it’s all about the food. After being shut down due to the pandemic, many vendors point out that the crowd is lighter than usual but, that’s not stopping the eats from getting some national attention.
Hutchinson News

2nd Annual Sunflower Craft Market at Kansas Maze rescheduled to Sept. 11th

The 2nd Annual Sunflower Craft Market that was rained out last weekend has been rescheduled for this Saturday, Sept. 11. Many of the vendors were able to come back this weekend and there have been a few new vendors added this week, organizers said. Come on out for a day of crafts, food, sunflowers and a whole lot of fun.

CONTEST: Favorite Kansas State Fair Food

One of our favorite things about the Kansas State Fair is the FOOD! We want to know what YOUR favorite foods are with a fun State Fair Food Bracket Challenge. Come back for all four rounds, and just for voting you could win $100 in free fair food at this year's Kansas State Fair. (Tickets must be used at this year's fair by Sept. 20th)

Kansas restaurants forced to get creative while dealing with fewer workers

WICHITA (KSNW) — Some Kansas businesses are struggling to find workers. It is forcing some to alter hours or even close. Some businesses have felt they have been competing with unemployment benefits for workers. Federal benefits expire next week. The Wichita Workforce Alliance expects applicants to flow in, and there...

New Community Market to Tackle Food Insecurity in Wyandotte County

Wyandotte County has one of the highest rates of food insecurity in the state of Kansas and the nonprofit and social service agency Cross-Lines Community Outreach is working to change that, while empowering the local community with their new and unique market. Cross-Lines used to run a traditional food pantry,...

Kansas donut lady wowing tastebuds with unique recipe

PEABODY, Kan. (KSNW) – A donut made out of mashed potatoes? A Peabody woman is using a decades-old recipe to raise money and spread joy. “I think they taste good, but everyone has their own opinion,” said Marilyn. Marilyn Jones, 88, has called Peabody, Kansas home for 60 years. She’s...

Kansas restaurant fires assistant manager who tried to remove worker’s hijab

A Chipotle in Lenexa, Kansas, fired an assistant manager after an employee accused the manager of attempting to forcibly remove her hijab. The employee, a 19-year-old Muslim woman, filed a complaint with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission last week. The young woman said the assistant manager at the location where she worked began asking to see her hair starting in July.
Wichita Eagle

Historic Kansas site will be featured on this Emmy-winning cooking show

An Emmy-winning cooking show that’s aired on PBS since 2008 was in Kansas over the weekend, filming an episode at an historic attraction. Crews from “A Taste of History,” a show hosted by chef and cookbook author Walter Staib, were at the Fort Larned National Historic Site in Larned on Sunday to record an episode that will air sometime next year as part of the show’s 12th season.