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Johnny's BBQ Olathe

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1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
+1 913-768-0777
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Olathe, Kansas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is hit or miss for me. Been there several times, more good than bad. Usually get the ribs and 4 out 5 times they are good. Every once in a while you will get a bad order. Fries are slightly above average.

Thank Brandon V
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got the medium sandwich, French fries and potato salad...A+ to them all. I preferred the hickory BBQ sauce over the original on all the tables.

Thank Steve C
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food , good variety and lots of it! The ribs are outstanding...meaty, moist and well seasoned! Lots of choices on the menu. The knowledgeable and friendly staff ( Katherine served us) are there to help you with any questions, also very accommodating with requests.

Thank louisef907
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Always great ribs. Tender & meaty. Excellent sides. Onion rings are wonderful. Have orders smoked turkeys for family parties. Always well prepared. Very good staff. Always friendly and helpful.

Thank Christine R
Olathe, Kansas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Bbq is always delicious, hot and served fast. We eat here weekly. Other location in mission kansas is just as good

Thank Kevin P
Kansas City, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Always nice food and then this site wants me to add a minimum of 100 characters so I am rambling just to get there.

Thank David S
Olathe, Kansas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Go here often and also order for catering events at work - they have the best customer service and food is outstanding without breaking the bank either!

Thank KG4747
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place is awesome. Great ribs and sides but my all time favorite is the sliced chicken. OMG it is moist and the best ever

Thank Cynthia T
Olathe, Kansas
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The reputation holds as one of KC best BBQ places to eat. Burnt Ends, ribs, large fries portion for two.

Thank Bill M
St. Louis
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330 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We bought virtually everything they offer. The sides (beans, cole slaw, fries) very excellent. We had ribs, brisket, pork, turkey. They were very good although I like my brisket more thick sliced versus thin. There were some small bones in the ribs which I disliked. Sauces were good.

Thank HiggySt_Louis

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1375 W Highway 56, Olathe, KS 66061-5268
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: +1 913-768-0777

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