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Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

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$$ - $$$
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3002 W 47th Ave, Kansas City, KS 66103-3244
+1 913-722-3366
11:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ordered some ribs, chicken, brisket and onion rings with a side of beans. I liked the chicken more than the ribs. The onion rings in my opinion were a bit burned. Beans were amazing and the ribs just felt they were missing something. Then I found the spicy BBQ sauce and ribs were amazing. Really different set up. You walk... More 

Thank Dannysreviews
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45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in for dinner during a business trip and it was Thursday night rib night. $20 for a full rack. The ribs were great, the beans are definitely recommend! I also tried the brisket, which was very good too. I really don't think you can go wrong with anything on the menu!

Thank Steve A
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I saw this was the number one BBQ Restaurant in Kansas City. While driving home, we took a 1 hour detour for this particular reason. Upon arrival, we weren't expecting the restaurant to be attached to a gas station. We were a bit reserved for a second, but when we looked inside, we saw a long line... More 

Kansas City, Kansas
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this restaurant. If you are in KC and want some real BBQ this is one of the favorites. Be prepared to stand in line but well worth it.

Thank Amy Beth M
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

45 minute wait for a table so we made our way to the bar and ordered some Fransiscian Cabernet. Delicious! Fantastic dinner with the family. Bone in ribeye ,sliced sausage, and cheesy potatoes. Max our waiter was fantastic. Happy Valentines Day everyone.

Thank Bruce H
Kansas City, Kansas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's crazy at lunch, but who cares! Everyone is happy and hungry. I love the burnt ends! There were 6 of us and not one unhappy person. The ribs and cold beer makes his day! The place is clean and the people putting your food together really work hard and fast! The coleslaw on the pork sandwich is always mouthwatering!... More 

Thank draydo
Kansas City, Kansas
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful Bar-B-Que joint is within walking distance of my home is one of the reason I moved to where I did. There beef and pork is aways cooked just right. Super fries and baked beans too. If I can't eat in, It is easy to phone a pick up order with a side door out of the crowd of... More 

Thank Ron W
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The pulled pork is really tasty if you can get there before they run out... The onion rings are also good ..

Thank Sheila H
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162 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place lives up to it's reputation! Lunch on Monday at 11 am. Glad we arrived early because there were already folks seated and eating. Love the fact that they are ready for the crowds as the place filled up fast. Service at the counter was fast and exceptionally friendly. I had the burnt ends platter with baked beans and... More 

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Petaluma, California
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, I went across country with a friend and we were lucky enough to be in the area at lunch time. It was very crowded but we were still able to get quick service and a table. I had the brisket and it was a very generous portion, along with some tasty beans and fries, it was amazing. The funky... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3002 W 47th Ave, Kansas City, KS 66103-3244
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Kansas City
  • Phone Number: +1 913-722-3366

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Miami, Florida
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Haysville, Kansas, United States

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?