The Kitchen Shop Experience

"In our world, an apron is just a cape on backwards."
- 'The Main Dish' Laura Laiben

Become a superhero in your own kitchen with a visit to our Kitchen Shop, either in person or online
(And, by the way, we also carry aprons.)

 We’re in love with food. Stories about food, people who cook food, and the products that make our time in the kitchen easier and more exciting. We’re here to help you make magic in the kitchen.


Our Kitchen Shop Experience is a foodie’s dream.  We aim to ignite your enthusiasm and activate your senses through interactive displays, food & wine tastings, free smells and more! All you food lovers (and food curious folks) are welcome to stop in anytime to find the perfect cooking class, look around our unique teaching kitchens and get inspired!

Curious about what tool is most essential in the kitchen? Considering making a quality knife purchase or upgrading your cookware? We are here to support you in exploring the culinary possibilities! Shop our curated collection of recommended tools, unusual gadgets, exclusive edible fare and kitchen-inspired gifts for all ages. And don’t forget… Foodies love Gift Certificates!

" People who love to eat are always the best people." - Julia Child


Place your shopping orders now. Pick up Curbside in Downtown Overland Park, or we can ship your order for you! We ship via USPS Priority Mail.

Foodie Gift Boxes – Something Unique For That Special Foodie In Your Life

Our 2021 Foodie Gift Boxes™ have been carefully curated to make gift-giving a snap! We’ve assembled relevant, trending and top-of-the-line products and, as always, we’ve included a healthy dose of love in each box as well! Available in various price points, each Foodie Gift Box is beautifully presented in a re-usable box with your personal message to the recipient if desired. Add items to the Standard Box if you like or call us to customize if needed. Holidays, Birthdays or Just Because…a Foodie Gift Box from The Culinary Center of Kansas City makes a quality statement to your favorite Foodie…even if that foodie is you!

The perfect gift for any foodie in your life, Gift Certificates from The Culinary Center of Kansas City are available for purchase online or in our Kitchen Shop in Downtown Overland Park.