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Things to do in Lenexa

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Centre
“Oak Park Mall is a super-regional shopping mall located in Overland Park, Kansas, containing over 180 stores in a covered area of 1,607,803 sq ft. Anchor Stores: Dillards, JC Penny, Macy's, Nordstrom.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“A large park with lots of space to gather, hike, bike. Nice trails! Also a good size lake with some water craft rental available. too. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
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“Always an amazing place if you’re looking for coffee outside of the normal Starbucks ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Route
“ Trails for walking, horses, or riding bikes. Lake with boat rentals. Lots of nature to view. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“A little outside the city but worth the drive to see contemporary art and its FREE”
  • 7 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Nordstrom's, Dillards, Barnes and Noble. The major shopping mall in the area. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're a fan of fancy cars, show up Saturday morning when the car clubs meet up. Grinders also features live music and food.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This grocery is easy walking distance and has pretty good deli sandwiches already made!”
  • 1 local recommends
Middle Eastern Restaurant
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“Don't think you like Lentil soup? You haven't been here! So many good flavors. The wait staff like to kid around. Walk down the sidewalk and take in the bakery, the grocery and the hookah bar! If you need to shop for any middle eastern food ingredients, you will find it nearby!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great place to watch sports and have a bit to eat. The steak is really good.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Located in Old Town Lenexa, a local hangout with live music and great beer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Ronnie's is the best restaurant in this neck of the woods! This is breakfast/lunch dining, so be sure to come by before 2! They have everything from omelets to french toast, and their Reuben is pretty good, too! Make sure to grab their muffin of the day while you are there!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Route
“This park has it all -- bike paths, hiking trails, playgrounds, a beach, paddle boat rentals, dog park, shelters and more.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Zarqa is very close to the BNB and has great food at reasonable prices. I eat there about once a week and guests who have eaten there enjoy it too. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
“The number one rated dog park in Kansas City. Off - lease area can be traumatizing for a non-social dog so stay close!”
  • 3 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“If you're a fan of fancy cars, show up Saturday morning when the car clubs meet up. Grinders also features live music and food.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“Don't think you like Lentil soup? You haven't been here! So many good flavors. The wait staff like to kid around. Walk down the sidewalk and take in the bakery, the grocery and the hookah bar! If you need to shop for any middle eastern food ingredients, you will find it nearby!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great place to watch sports and have a bit to eat. The steak is really good.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Located in Old Town Lenexa, a local hangout with live music and great beer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This place is like a mini mall food court. Several fun food options. Very relaxing atmosphere. Saturday night live music. Directly next to the beautiful new Lenexa Library and in the New Lenexa City Center. Approximately 15 from our bnb.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Zarqa is very close to the BNB and has great food at reasonable prices. I eat there about once a week and guests who have eaten there enjoy it too. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Breakfast Spot
“Ronnie's is the best restaurant in this neck of the woods! This is breakfast/lunch dining, so be sure to come by before 2! They have everything from omelets to french toast, and their Reuben is pretty good, too! Make sure to grab their muffin of the day while you are there!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“Great watering hole with a wide assortment of beers. Peanut butter stout? Get out of town!”
  • 2 locals recommend

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