Best Barbecue Restaurants in Kansas City

Handpicked Top 3 Barbecue Restaurants in Kansas City, Kansas. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


3002 West 47th Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66103

Since 1996

Smoked Turkey, Smoked Chicken, Side Dishes, BBQ Sandwiches and Beans, Beef Brisket, Pit Boss Salad, Kids Chicken Dinner, Short End, Salads, Side Tossed Salad, Creamy Cole Slaw, Carolina Pork Sandwich, Pulled Pork, Smoked Ham, Pulled Chicken Breast Sandwich, Smoked Hot Dog, Kids Size Brisket, Kids Meal & Red Beans

Serves 3 locations within Kansas ● Provides party planner menu will help you coordinate parties of up to 50 people ● Large parties or catering consists of 50 or more people and small parties or carry-out available ● Kids menu (12 & Under) includes Kids size Brisket, Pork, or Turkey Sandwich $5.39, Lil' Joe's Smoked Hot Dog $5.29, Kids Chicken Dinner $5.29

Price: Starts from $2.60


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun Closed

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553 Central Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66101

Since 2013

French Fries, Baked Beans, Hush Puppies, Sliced Beef Brisket, Sliced Tenders, Coleslaw, Sandwiches, Turkey, Smoked Chicken, Pork, Pulled Pork, Bbq Sauce and Baked Beans, Hush Puppies, Chicken Sausage, Ribs, Sides, Angus Beef, Smoked Turkey, Cheesy Corn, Poundage, Beef Brisket, Chopped Beef Brisket, Burnt Ends, Sweet Potato Fries & Onion Rings

Offers a variety of catering services for any size event at competitive pricing ● Provides Monday night after 5:00 pm is their family night, Kids under 10 eat free with purchase includes a regular single meat sandwich, small side and drink ● Takeout options, good for kids, happy hours & catering services available

Discount: Get $5 off when you spend $25 (Tuesday to Thursday)

Price: Starts from $2


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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600 Southwest Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66103

Since 1934

Beef, Ham, Pork, Turkey, Sausage, Burnt Ends, Belt Buster, BBQ Chicken, Pulled Pork, Slider Sampler, Chopped Sandwich Style Beef, Chili Dog, Hot Dog, Chili on Bun, Burnt End on Bun, Jalapeno Bottle Caps, Fajita Peppers, and Pepper Jack Cheese, Pulled Chicken, Cheesy Potato Bake, Baked Beans, Fried Mushrooms, Onion Rings & Corn Nuggets

Daily Food and Beer Specials, Catering and Carryout available ● Daily Specials include Slabs on Monday, Single Meat Sandwich on Bread, Fry, Canned Soda on Tuesday, Burnt End Sandwich and Fry on Wednesday, Combo Sandwich and Fry on Thursday, Pulled Chicken Sandwich and Fry on Friday, Staff's Choice on Saturday and Brown Bag Special on Sunday ● Kids menu Chicken strips and Fries $4.95, Footlong Corndog $3.15, Slider Sandwich $4.55 & Hotdog Sandwich $2.65

Price: Starts from $2.59


Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

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