Articles about La Bodega

  • Chefs Square Off at La Bodega’s Paella Challenge

    Two La Bodega chefs compete for the belt at the restaurant’s Paella Challenge. The monthly competition that pits notables KC culinary figure against one and other… more

  • What’s New at KC Restaurants

    See what’s new at La Bodega, Zocalo and more.  Zocalo recently introduced a whopping 18 dishes to its lunch and dinner menus as well as fresh cocktails. Updates include new specialties,… more

  • KC in the Spotlight

    This week KC’s media mentions include ice cream, dinosaurs and Andrew Zimmern.  You scream, I scream, CNN screams for Glacé Artisan Ice Cream. Earlier in the summer the Christopher Elbow-helmed shop earned a spot… more

  • 4 Great Restaurants in Kansas City for Business Entertaining

    Whether it’s Happy Hour or High Noon, we’ll show you where to go to let loose with colleagues or impress an out-of-town client in some of the best Kansas… more

  • 5 Restaurants Where You’ll Find Garlic Grub

    Get a head start on celebrating National Garlic Day, happening Sunday, April 19. There’s a right and wrong time to enjoy garlic. A first date? Consider opting out. When you’re at… more

  • 9 of Kansas City’s Perfect Patios

    See the best places around KC to dine al fresco and while away lazy spring days and summer evenings. The Jacobson Tables on the Jacobson’s colorful patio can be hard to come by in the… more

  • Healthy Recipe: La Bodega’s Ensalada Conquistador

    Upgrade your lunchtime salad with this zesty recipe. Put some pep (and color) into your salad this week and spice up your lunch routine with La Bodega’s Ensalada… more

  • KC Does Mardi Gras

    Celebrate Mardi Gras the KC way. Just because you’re not journeying down to the French Quarter for the number one celebration doesn’t mean you can’t have a good time here at home. BYOM (bring your own mask) to kick… more

  • Where to Watch the Royals

    Celebrate the Royals in their first playoff appearance since 1985 with watch parties and specials. Kansas City (and the rest of the country) is buzzing as our teams take their leagues by storm. This week, fans… more

  • Happy Hour of the Week: La Bodega

    Hurry to the Crossroads after work this week for the ultimate Spanish-infused happy hour at La Bodega. Happy Hour: Monday-Saturday: 2:00-6:00 p.m. and Sunday: 4:00-6:00 p.m. With relaxing décor and… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 13 – 15. Friday Discover your inner Scot at the annual Kansas City Scottish Highland Games & Celtic Festival, which kicks off tonight at 6 p.m. and… more

  • “Paella for Prevention” Tonight at La Bodega

    Help raise money for Spofford at this tasty event. Don’t feel like cooking tonight? Us neither. Here’s a good excuse to stay out of the kitchen—and a sure-fire way to… more

  • Cross the World at Town Center’s Wine Crawl

    May 1, Town Center Crossing You don’t have to travel outside Leawood to get a taste of cuisines from Italy, Spain and Japan. Just pick up a Wine Walk Passport ($30 in advance at… more

  • Change Up Your Restaurant Routine With New Menu Items

    Just when we’ve picked a favorite dish, KC’s restaurants mix things up. Drunken Fish has updated its lunch offerings to include several new salads, stir-fry bowls and… more

  • The 5 Stars of Kansas City Food

    Meet the leaders of Kansas City’s culinary evolution. Kansas City’s culinary scene isn’t just having a moment; it’s in the midst of a full-blown renaissance. Forget where’s the beef and… more

  • Sip the World’s Top Rated Wine at a Local Restaurant

    And once you place the order, be sure and get some tapas and stay for a while. The winery is Cune. The brew du jour? Rioja Imperial Gran Reserva 2004 The price of… more

  • Try a Traditional Spanish Sangria Recipe

    This is a recipe used at one of Spain’s most private and beautiful resorts. The resort might not be easy to get to, but the recipe is easy to make! Traditional Spanish Sangria Recipe 1… more

  • City’s Best: La Bodega

    The City’s Best Happy Hour wasn’t easy to pick, but a small majority of our readers picked this unique Spanish tapas bar, and with good reason. Happy hour is an invented period of time, a… more

  • Kansas City Food Stars: James Taylor of La Bodega

    How a single trip to Barcelona changed the Kansas City food scene forever. For restaurateur James Taylor, Dec. 7, 1998, is a date to be remembered. It’s the day La Bodega’s… more