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    Kansas City BBQ Question

    I am heading to Kansas City on Friday and was wondering what are some of the better BBQ places are to eat at. Any input would be great.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    We ate at Gates BBQ near the stadiums once. Wow, I cannot say how amazing the food was. The area was not the best but it was not horrible either. Oh and did I mention how great it was?



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by SDClone View Post
    I am heading to Kansas City on Friday and was wondering what are some of the better BBQ places are to eat at. Any input would be great.
    This topic begins and ends with Oklahoma Joes. I can't speak for the second location but the original one that's located in the gas station is the best in KC by far.


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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by SDClone View Post
    I am heading to Kansas City on Friday and was wondering what are some of the better BBQ places are to eat at. Any input would be great.
    My Favorites:

    Fries and Sandwich: Oklahoma Joes
    Ribs and Beans: Jack Stack

    Also noteworthy: Wabash in excelsior springs great ribs, Mcgonigle Market has little stand that sales sandwiches that are pretty tasty.

    I've been out of KC for three years but damn just thinking about bbq makes my mouth water.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Jack Stack
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    ...in no particular order. Each person is different and has their favorite.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Jack StackGatesArthur Bryant'sOklahoma Joe's...in no particular order. Each person is different and has their favorite.
    This. I'm personally a gates guy. I love their spicy barbeque sauce.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Jack Stack doesn't count. I love it, but it is too fancy for BBQ and you are going to spend a little more than your roadside BBQ's


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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Jack Stack
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    ...in no particular order. Each person is different and has their favorite.
    Sound advice



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Here is my opinion

    Oklahoma Joes: Best all around and my favorite. Good meat and great sauce
    Jack's Stack: Best meat but I am not a fan of their sauce.
    Gates: Pretty good food. I would rate them #2 and the service is interesting.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by SDClone View Post
    I am heading to Kansas City on Friday and was wondering what are some of the better BBQ places are to eat at. Any input would be great.
    It really depends on what you want to eat. Arthur Bryants has good sandwiches, but the ribs I had were not very good. Oklahoma Joes on Mission is great, but it seems a little impure that the best sandwich I had there was the one that had to be dressed up with the onion ring (Z-man). Gates spicy sauce is the best, IMO, and I really liked the ribs I had there.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Arthur Bryants, but don't go late at night. All sorts of sketch.


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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    Quote Originally Posted by twojman View Post
    We ate at Gates BBQ near the stadiums once. Wow, I cannot say how amazing the food was. The area was not the best but it was not horrible either. Oh and did I mention how great it was?
    Ollie likes to send his best meat to the worst neighborhoods, because those jokers in Kansas can't tell good BBQ from bad.



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    Re: Kansas City BBQ Question

    We like LC's, A.Bryants, Smokin Guns, Jack Stack and OK Joes among others.



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