Part of the Kansas City metropolitan area, Olathe, Kansas enjoys more of a community feel than its cosmopolitan counterpart. With a laidback, casual dining scene to match neighborhood joints, cozy cafés and home style diners. Here’s our guide to ten of the best restaurants Olathe has to offer.
Part café and part thrift store, Simply Reinspired Café & Treasures opened its doors in downtown Olathe in the spring of 2013. Owned and run by sisters Debbie Mann and Janice Mann-Harris, Simply Reinspired Café & Treasures resides in a charming wooden house and has its own veranda. The thrift store showroom doubles as a café space where guests can purchase the furniture on which they dine, alongside other products like handcrafted jewelery and upcycled items. The café’s breakfast offerings include omelettes and pancakes while the lunch menu features salads, soups and sandwiches.
A cantina specializing in authentic and home cooked-style Mexican cuisine, Mi Ranchito is so popular that it now has several locations across the Kansas City metropolitan area. Olathe’s bustling Harrison Street is home to the original location, just a short walk from the beautiful Veterans Memorial Park. From its vibrant and lively atmosphere to its extensive list of margaritas, Mi Ranchito has established itself as a firm favourite with local diners and is widely considered to be the best Mexican in the city. Tamales, enchiladas, chimichangas and burritos are all local favorites.
Mi Ranchito, 920 South Harrison Street, Olathe, KS, USA, +1 913 815 8772