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    Re: KC BBQ

    This has got to be at least the sixth thread on this topic, just saying.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    LC's BBQ is also a great place, I used to mix it up and go there.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by coolerifyoudid View Post
    Listen to this man. One weird thing about Oklahoma Joes is that their beans are not good. It's usually one of my go-to's for barbecue, but I'd steer clear. Their fries are outstanding (I'd advise sharing an order with someone) and their rings are also very good (but pricey). Z-man, carolina pork and ribs are all really good.

    If you go during lunch, try to get there around 1045 to beat the crowd. Oh, and they are closed on Sunday.
    Their potato salad is inedible and the smoked turkey tasted like something from the grocery store deli counter. Ribs were decent. I have only tried it once so I have never tried the brisket. I was down at the KC BBQ store a couple of months ago and thought about trying Ok Joes again but decided to pass.


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    Re: KC BBQ

    Just my opinion, but you haven't lived until you've had the "burnt ends on bun" at Gates. It's like little charred chunks of heaven.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    One of our favorites when we head to KC is a place called Wabash BBQ in Excelsior Springs, MO. Its located in an old train station. Slightly off the beaten track, but well worth the stop. We usually stop there for lunch on the way into town. Prices are also very reasonable.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Oklahoma Joes is great. I had a sandwich called the Z-Man I think and it was amazing. I also hear the burnt ends are really good. Just be prepared for a line



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by 2020cy View Post
    This has got to be at least the sixth thread on this topic, just saying.
    Yeah, but what kind of un-american terrorist doesn't like to talk BBQ as much as possible?



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    Re: KC BBQ

    I lived in KC 6 or so years ok so I dont really know whats left. Joes of course is awesome. Bryants and Gates are an experience but not really good bbq. BBs which someone mentioned is good. There is a dude the that smokes outside of McGonigles Market that was pretty top notch. There is also a little place in kc called R & J BBQ. Its different more of a vinegar based sauce but it was one of my favorites. Also worth a try is Wabash BBQ in Excelsior Springs, MO. Its a good stop on the trip back to iowa or on the way since its off 35. Good luck there is a ton of good bbq in KC. Damn I miss good bbq.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    Yeah, but what kind of un-american terrorist doesn't like to talk BBQ as much as possible?
    True, not much else going on.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Side note, Anyone ever been out to see Sporting KC play? We will be heading there on Saturday for the game.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    Side note, Anyone ever been out to see Sporting KC play? We will be heading there on Saturday for the game.
    Sporting games are a blast. Sit in the Members section aka the cauldron if you can, it is a lot more fun.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by KCCLONE712 View Post
    Sporting games are a blast. Sit in the Members section aka the cauldron if you can, it is a lot more fun.
    We are sitting in the Bud corner, so fun will be had! Excited to see them play.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    Side note, Anyone ever been out to see Sporting KC play? We will be heading there on Saturday for the game.
    It's awesome! Great stadium, nice area around the stadium.



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    Re: KC BBQ

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Just my opinion, but you haven't lived until you've had the "burnt ends on bun" at Gates. It's like little charred chunks of heaven.
    While Gates in general is not one of my favorites, the burnt ends on bun is my go to order there. Good stuff.



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    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    Side note, Anyone ever been out to see Sporting KC play? We will be heading there on Saturday for the game.
    Good time, great atmosphere. Parking is free, but if you don't have a pass be sure to allow a little walking time. The last game I was at I ended up parking near the minor league baseball stadium and it was about a 15 minute walk to the park from there.



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