Dining With Denise Neil

Wichita dining recap: Fried pie invasion, two restaurant openings, Fat Tuesday fun

Fried pies. They’re invading.
Fried pies. They’re invading. The Wichita Eagle

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 Feb. 3-9.

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Invasion of the fried pies: The one in Park City is apparently not enough. Now, Wichita will get its own.

Wichita has a new crab restaurant: Here’s a look at the menu

Reverie becomes a restaurant, adds a bakery: It opens in one week

The Monterrey spot on West Kellogg won’t be vacant long: A new restaurant is moving in

A healthy-eating cafe: It’s coming to downtown Wichita next month.

A new restaurant for beef and ale: It opened this week, and it has a pretty interesting menu

A downtown food hall? That’s what this Wichita businesswoman has planned

She worked there in the 1970s: And now, she’s about to open a restaurant there


Where to eat, drink, dance on Fat Tuesday: It’s next week.

Where to take your Valentine for dinner, coffee drinks: That’s also next week


Kansas has a new favorite Valentine’s Day candy: Apparently

Two Wichita fast-food restaurants are robbed: Both via note