Dining With Denise Neil

This week in Wichita dining: Openings, closings and tasty things to do

Wichita has a busy restaurant scene, and unless you follow closely along at Dining with Denise and Kansas.com, you might miss some of the delicious developments.

Here’s an end-of-the-week rundown of everything we discovered in the last seven days. This recap is for the week of Nov. 25-Dec. 1.

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South Wichita is getting a Freddy’s: It should be ready to go next summer or fall

Hot dogs without the guilt: A local vendor says you’ll like his food if you’ll just agree to try it.

A new sports bar, restaurant for Old Town: The Bullpen could open by year’s end.

Fire shuts down a Wichita sushi favorite: But it should reopen.

Wichita is down a Mexican restaurant: It closed after a year in business.

A coffee shop in the library? It’s happening, and a local vendor got the job.

A new tenant for an old steak house: Kelly’s Family Dining just opened on South Broadway

What happens when a baker gives up sweets? In this case, she closes her bakery.

Jack’s is coming coming back: The classic Riverside burger spot could return by Christmas.


Like S’mores? They’ll have them at Sunday’s Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting.


Alton Brown is in love: And he’s mentioning his favorite Wichita coffee shop on yet another national stage.

Chef Gordon Ramsay comes to Wichita: See how he remodeled Fetch Bistro

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