Dining With Denise Neil

Wichita dining news recap: Where Han Solo dines, Taco John’s opening, crab news, etc.

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 past seven days. This recap is for the week of Jan. 27-Feb. 2.

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Potatoe ole! Taco John’s will open in Derby later this month

Jack’s is back: The famous Wichita burger restaurant has a new look, owner, menu

Dempsey’s expands: The east-side now gets its burgers, too

A new place in Wichita for crab, not krab: Don’t believe the spelling

Freddy’s expands overseas: The Middle East will soon get to try steakburgers


Dining with Denise at the library: I hope they won’t mind that I won’t be real quiet when I speak there (and share Wichita dining tips) next week.


Wichita’s most famous party drink: The Flaming Cazuela is one crazy cocktail.

Everywhere Harrison Ford ate in Wichita this week: And a few places he shopped, too

What’s the grossest food born in Kansas? I was surprised

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