JoCo’s first Whataburger is now open — Here’s when and where others are opening

Whataburger's first Johnson County location at 8420 W. 135th St. in Overland Park celebrated its grand opening Monday morning. Hundreds of people flocked to the restaurant throughout the day to try its well-known burgers and spicy ketchup. Photo credit Nikki Lansford.

During its grand opening, Whataburger’s first ever Kansas location was met by a line of cars full of eager customers waiting to get their hands on the restaurant’s well-known fast food.

The highly-anticipated location at 8420 W. 135th St. in Overland Park opened its doors for the first time ever at 11 a.m. Monday, March 7, but some customers started lining up well before then.