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About WP Kitchen + Bar - Greensboro
Welcome to WP Kitchen + Bar, Chef Wolfgang Puck's popular dining destination located at Friendly Center. Here, we want you to sit back, relax and let us treat you to a warm and inviting atmosphere showcasing innovative takes on American cuisine and Wolfgang's favorite dishes. With a cozy patio, bar and dining room featuring Greensboro's best daily food and drink specials. Private dining and offsite catering is available. Please visit us today.
Greensboro, NC 27408
American, Contemporary American
Hours of Operation:
Sun-Mon – 11am-9pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Full catering abilities.
Restaurant located in Friendly Center with free parking lot for the restaurant.
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Monthly Theme Dinners. Cooking Classes. Chef's Tables. Custom Menus.
WP Kitchen + Bar - Greensboro Ratings and Reviews
We enjoyed the ambiance and service. The only downside was a more limited menu than we expected and smaller than "normal" portion sizes. The special was a sirloin steak. We didn't order it because the waitress said it was a 6 oz steak. I've never seen a steak that small on a menu before and didn't want to risk leaving there hungry. I had a pasta dish that was good but undersized. The other guests had meals that were small but with an appetizer, we all left satisfied. I'd go back, but probably not when I was really hungry.
Not sure why this place is not packed all the time. They have a very good variety on their menu and it is very good for the price. In addition to this we have always received great service. Their Caesar salad is one of the best in the area and have a large portion that they will gladly split which is just right for 2 people. When this place first open I felt their prices were on the high side and the menu limited, but they have changed their menu and pricing structure that makes it a much better value especially for the quality of the food. Definitely worth trying if you haven't been here before or have been away for awhile.
We had a delicious meal at WP Kitchen and Bar. The salads were tasty and generously portioned, and pur steak specials were scrumptious. Since it was Thursday we had two for one craft cocktails, and they really hit the spot. I must mention the warm, professional service too.
We visited Greensboro and WP Kitchen + Bar once again and brought our daughter this time to enjoy the great food offerings. I had the flat iron stake with side vegetables and blue cheese crumbles on top and it was cooked to perfection. My wife enjoyed North Carolina Mountain trout with snow pea, asparagus, and onions sauteed which she ate every bit of and enjoyed very much. Our daughter a fish sandwich on flat bread with fries and she said it was excellent. I will return the next time I'm in town to enjoy the fine food at WP Kitchen + Bar.
Overall a good experience. Food was tasty if not all that inspired, avoid the pizza if you are looking for an authentic Italian slice. Calamari was well prepared but was no different than at most similar restaurants. Chicken and trout were both delicious - would go back for either. One of many similar restaurants in Greensboro, you may want to explore more locally owned (and less pricey) options rather than going to this Wolfgang Puck chain restaurant.
We have eaten at this restaurant several times. It has always been good. WP Kitchen has now changed its name and menu. The menu is a definite improvement. The pizza, salmon, and the arugula, burrata, and prosciutto salad was very good. The service was satisfactory. We will return in the future.
Did not enjoy the dining experience. Waiter didn't provide his name and didn't let us know if there were (or weren't specials). Manager not dressed well. Could see boxers through jeans with holes. Service was a little slow and surprising given that there were only 10 tables occupied at 7 PM.
Food was not worth the price. Steak was over-seasoned and over-cooked. Fries came out cold. Brick chicken was overcooked and without flavor. Broccoli side was not roasted long enough and came out bitter and overdressed.
Was very disappointed in the experience and will not be back.
Went there for Mother's Day. Got there and seated by 11:15am. We did not receive our food until after noon. They claimed that the issue was a big party they had inside. There were so few customer in general it is hard to believe. It also is less believable when our inattentive waitress tell us that the menu for today was modified to make things smoother because they knew they were going to be busy.
Food tasted good, but portions are small and overpriced. Managers comped our two mimosas but still would not recommend.
An unexpectedly great experience! We were remiss in making reservations for dinner on Saturday night and found WP kitchen and bar with available seating for our party of three. I was under the (wrong) impression that this was just a pizza and burger place, which it does have, but the menu was more extensive and more interesting than most I have found in Greensboro. Our meals were interesting and delicious. Our server Courtney, was pleasant, accommodating and efficient. Overall a very pleasant surprise and a lovely evening
The restaurant is very loud when it's full so you can feel like you are creaming across the table just to be heard. The food was good but we had someone with us that has a real Gluten allergy and to get any bread would have cost her $5 more. That seems a little high when you have Gluten free pizza dough... The Blue Cheese Truffle chips were really good and a nice plate to share as an appetizer. My fennel sausage pizza wasn't nearly has good as my husbands goat cheese pizza. The pizzas really aren't large enough to be shared but were pretty reasonably priced. All in all, it's was ok. I'm not sure I would rush back to go again, but it was ok.
Friendly and knowledgeable server, good food and reasonably priced, however the wait time for our food was very long with only a half full restaurant for lunch. It took about 30 minutes for our flash fried calamari appetizer and hot chips from order time. Another 20-30 minutes for our lunch. What should have been an hour turned into almost 2 hours. We skipped coffee and dessert due to time.
Our second trip to WP Kitchen + Bar, and as the first time, it was very good. We sat in a booth next to the big bar and watched UNC-Chapel Hill beat Kentucky in basketball on the big screen TV's on the bar's face. Half price on Sunday Bloody Mary's were perfect. I had a flank stake, MR that was excellent and my wife had the NC Trout that she loved and ate it all. Next time in Greensboro, NC we will eat at Wolfgang's again.
We love the calamari here and were disappointed that it was overly salty this time. The manager explained that they could not do a refire add it would also be salty. We chose the meatballs instead. Other than that or entrees were delicious abs the service was great!
Upon entering the restaurant, the hostess was very preoccupied and did not greet us at all. She has several opportunities to but was far to busy checking on things in the dining room. We realized our party had already been seated. Had we not been meeting people, I would have walked out. Not a good first impression. The pizza oven wasn't working so the menu was small. Our waiters was friendly and helpful but our experience was still terrible. Food was not good and one person's meal was not cooked properly. They were out of several things we wanted. The manager came by with complementary desserts which was kind but it was a very disappointing and expensive evening. We won't be back.
Decided to go to WP for Valentine's Day. First impression was how modern it was inside. Seats were comfy and bar looked great. Great wine list, but I'm a beer guy. Food was decent. We had the fried calamari and it had a chalky aftertaste to it. I think it was the breading. Pizza oven was not working which was disappointing since I wanted to try one. The burger and fries was tasty, but the wife's alfredo was bland. For the price I was expecting tastier food. Maybe I'll try it again when the pizza oven is fixed, but other than that I would not visit again.
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