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Food Critics: The Best Restaurants Within 250 Miles Of Kansas City

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With holiday vacation days in sight, many will be leaving the Kansas City area to go visit loved ones.

Instead of just eating gas station burritos that look like they've been irradiated, why not stop for something a little more refined?

This week on Central Standard, food critics Mary Bloch, Charles Ferruzza and Cat Neville discussed the best spots to eat within 250 miles of the Kansas City metro. From fried chicken to artisan chocolates, they covered a wide range of tastes and culinary styles.

Here are their recommendations:

Mary Bloch’s picks:

Cat Neville’s picks:

Charles Ferruzza’s picks:

Callers' picks:

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Cody Newill is part of KCUR's audience development team. Follow him on Twitter @CodyNewill.