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1725 East Douglas Avenue, Wichita, KS 67211-1610
+1 316-267-5349
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 20:00
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Wichita, Kansas
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102 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

I heard some good things about this place, and I was glad to have tried it. Veggie soup and Deliliah's light lunch were truly delightful. The soup was a bit salty side but not much. It had a variety of veggies with rather big chunks of potatoes, which I really enjoyed! My colleague and I shared their famous bread pudding.... More 

Thank Yumster01
McPherson, Kansas
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53 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is a wonderful, warm, and healthy place for lunch or dinner. My boyfriend, like many others in town, numbered Tanya among his friends. I wasn't fortunate enough to meet or know her, but her legacy of an inviting and delicious soup restaurant is an amazing tribute to her life.

Thank Monica R
Wichita, Kansas
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

My gluten-free half sandwich turned out to be a whole sandwich! I guess if I ordered a whole sandwich I'd get two. GF bread slices are small. Thank you for your generosity. Next time I'll pay the little bit extra and take one sandwich home. My sandwich was called "Cindy the Boy": ham and Swiss and apple chutney. Yummy! The... More 

Thank Chris995
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Love bringing my friends to Tanya's. Basically, you get a flavorful soup, sandwich, salad or any combo thereof. But what's fun is the style of the food, staff and little yuppie eaters. I savor the bites AND the atmosphere. If you want to eat on the porch, you can. We see lots of peeps getting TO GO! That tells you... More 

Thank Karen D
Detroit, Michigan
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Tanya Tandoc a Wichita original re-opened this place before her untimely death. Since then new owners, friends of Tanya, have kept the original recipes and the fun, funky atmosphere alive in memory. The soups and sandwiches served here are all fabulous and are anything but ordinary. Come in to the restaurant with an open mind and palate and you will... More 

Thank mommanurseshark
Wichita, Kansas
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is one of Wichita's great local restaurants. Delightfully creative sandwiches; tasty and creative soups; and excellent sweets too. This is one of the most fun lunch stops in town and a great value too!

Thank Joesasnak
Wichita, Kansas
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120 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great soups....try something that you would never try, they have some crazy different kinds. The Milano(roast beef) is positively delicious, the bread pudding out of this world.

Thank Van B
Wichita, KS
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113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

I took my sister-in-law for launch. We arrived at 12 noon and by the time we were seated the line was out the door. Soups 4 soups daily, all made with LOVE! Always in the mix is a vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free option. Upon request soups are served with a nice wheat roll. Flight of soups $6 (only available... More 

Thank azroxx
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

This is the best lunch I have had in a very long time. I had a Caprice BLT. Awesome Bread, just the right amount of olive oil, chunks of mozzarella, basil, very good bacon. I had a side of the melon soup with it which was very interesting, fresh, and had an almost spicy undertone. It's a busy place but... More 

Thank Ulysses R
Wichita, Kansas
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643 reviews
413 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Tanya's recipes are timeless. The curry chicken rice is without equal. Who will step forward to suggest new Tanya-inspired creations? This place needs you support!

Thank NoIberostarFan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Soups, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1725 East Douglas Avenue, Wichita, KS 67211-1610
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Wichita
  • Phone Number: +1 316-267-5349

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?