Best Barbecue Restaurants in Kansas City

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


1000 West 39th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

Since 2014

Smoked and Grilled Pork Belly, Wings on the Planet, Tall Grass Cheese Fondue, Pork Belly and Sausage Corn Dogs, Bacon Wrapped Shrimp, Burnt End Burger, Southern Pride, Short Rib Griller, Pitmaster Brisket, Pulled Pork Tacos, Kickin Chicken Sandwich, House-Made Chipotle Sausage, Sliced Beef Brisket, Smoked Pulled Chicken & Sliced Burnt Ends

Provides Blending national-championship barbecue with wood-fire grill ● Buy the house-made chipotle sausage $11, Certified Angus Beef Brisket $14, 1/2 smoked and charred chicken $11, Q spare ribs $12, Combo Plate (Pick 2) $13 and Judges Plate (Pick 3) $16.50 ● Taste the Apple Brined Pulled Pork, House-Cut Fries, Romaine Caesar Salad, Wood-Fired Grilled Salmon Salad, Spinach Salad and Smoked Chicken Tortilla Soup ● Outdoor seating, catering services & takeout options available

Price: Starts from $2.50


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 1:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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101 West 22nd Street, #300, Kansas City, MO 64108

Since 1957

Burnt Ends, Fire-Kissed Wings, BBQ Stuffed Potato, Pork Spare Ribs, Baby Back Ribs, Pork Spare Rib Slab, Baby Back Rib Slab, Lamb Ribs, Fried Mushrooms, Onion Rings, Grilled Salmon Spinach Salad, Southwest Chicken Salad, Smoked Chicken and Goat Cheese Salad, Farm Raised Atlantic Salmon, Ruby Red Trout, Prime Rib & Crown Prime Beef Ribs

Specializes in traditional Kansas City Barbecue ● Buy the Hickory Smoked Prime Rib $29.99, Filet Mignon $37.99, Top Sirloin $24.99, Kansas City Strip $34.99, Ribeye $41.99, Duroc Pork Chop $21.49, Arkansas Topper Includes Barbecue Chicken Breast, Choice of Barbecue Meat, Cheddar and Jack Cheese $22.99 ● Offers Classic Sides $4, Signature Sides Includes Cheesy Potato Bake, Loaded Baked Potato, Broccoli with Roasted Garlic Butter & Vegetable Kabob $5

Price: Starts from $3.50


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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1727 Brooklyn Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64127

Since 1908

Chicken Brisket, Pork Ribs, Sandwiches, Mixed Greens, Hot Links, Hot Link Sandwiches, Potato Salad, Texas Beans, Homemade Desserts, Cornbread, Cheese, Brisket Tacos, Potato Chips, Bbq Beef Brisket, Beef Ribs, Beef Brisket, Toppings, Half Chicken, Cheesecake Plain, Baby Back Ribs, Pork Loin Plate, Chicken, Burnt Ends & Turkey

Combo Sandwiches: Any 2 meat for $10.55 ● Buy the Pork Ribs Whole Slab for $20.95 ● Taste the Ham with Fries $11.35 and Short End Ribs $14.70 ● Kids Menu includes Chicken Tenders $5.75 and Kid's Ribs $5.75 ● Provides a wide array of options to cater to each customer's specific catering, banquet or party needs ● Banquet space available for parties of 20 or more at both locations and catering or drop off service

Price: Starts from $2.90


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

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