CHEZ YASU FRENCH RESTAURANT
This authentic French restaurant, located in the center of Topeka, features a French country atmosphere and casual yet elegant dining. Clean, classic, with hints of home, its fine white tablecloths, tasteful dish patterns and minimalist food presentation lets the meal’s rich bouquet take center stage. Some of their must-have entrees include the beef short ribs, rack of lamb, duck, seafood crepes, quiche and salmon. Chez Yasu offers a full-service bar and extensive wine list.
THE WEATHER ROOM
Located inside the Cyrus Hotel, The Weather Room is a modern steakhouse helmed by Executive Chef Rido El Azari Ennassari and is a must-visit dining destination for travelers and locals in the heart of downtown Topeka. Elegant yet down-to-earth, The Weather Room caters to a variety of palates, offering a range of shareable dishes, a house-cured charcuterie program, hearty meats and fresh seafood options. The beverage program, developed to perfectly complement the steakhouse fare, features an extensive wine list with both domestic staples and international varietals; hyper-seasonal beer selections from local breweries; and specialty cocktails that incorporate unique twists on classics
A romantic hidden treasure for certain, Luis’ Place is your next date night hot spot. This quiet and intimate Downtown eatery offers eclectic lunch and dinner menus, with an ideal four course prix fixe menu. Upscale and locally sourced, Luis’ dishes are diverse ranging from French to Hispanic to American cuisine. Dinners are currently “Reservations Only,” so be sure to call ahead to reserve your table.