Kansas City, KS

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JarochoSee Jarocho Video ($$)
(262 ratings)

719 Kansas Ave Map It!
Kansas City, KS 66105
(913) 281-7757
  • Fried Whole Black Sea Bass
    deep fried whole black sea bass brined for 24 hours; served w/ red cabbage slaw, chipotle sauce, & rice; specialty item (call for availability); "I don't care if that's the only thing on the menu, I will be back" -Guy Fieri
  • Grilled Stuffed Oysters
    grilled oysters from Ensenada, Mexico stuffed w/ shrimp, blue crab meat, Spanish octopus, onions, jalapenos, cilantro, Monterey cheese, house seasoning, & olive oil; "what a's your favorite bite of paella w/o the rice" -Guy Fieri; looks good
4.5 out of 5
262 ratings
owned by Carlos Falcon; serving Veracruz-style Mexican seafood; "drop of paradise in the heart of Kansas City"
Joe's Kansas City BBQSee Joe's Kansas City BBQ Video ($$)
(4725 ratings)

3002 W 47th Ave Map It!
Kansas City, KS 66103
(913) 722-3366
  • BBQ
  • Z-Man Sandwich
    slow-smoked beef brisket, smoked provolone cheese topped w/ 2 onion rings on a toasted Kaiser bun; "my favorite BBQ sandwich anywhere in the world"-Danielle Dimovski; looks good
  • Carolina Pork Sandwich
    house specialty; pulled pork served on a toasted bun, w/ spicy cole slaw & Bubba's sauce; looks good
  • Beef Brisket
    top-seller; looks good
  • Burnt Ends
    "one of the best BBQs I've come across"; looks good; only served 3 days/week (check website menu)
  • Ribs
4.5 out of 5
4725 ratings
#5 (Top 5 Restaurants-Best BBQ); opened in 1996 after multiple competition awards & catering jobs; in gas station w/ liquor store next door; voted best BBQ by readers of USA TODAY & 10Best (from its website); long lines; also known as Oklahoma Joe's BBQ
Slap's BBQ ($$)
(1275 ratings)

553 Central Ave Map It!
Kansas City, KS 66101
(913) 213-3736
  • Ribs
    St. Louis cut; rubbed & smoked in hickory & oak for 2 hrs, wrapped in foil w/ brown sugar & smoked more; looks good
  • Smoked Turkey Breast
  • Warm Baked Potato Casserole
    everything in loaded baked potato in casserole form; looks good
4.5 out of 5
1275 ratings
own & operated by 2 brothers who won BBQ competitions
Woodyard Bar-B-QueSee Woodyard Bar-B-Que Video ($$)
(529 ratings)

3001 Merriam Ln Map It!
Kansas City, KS 66106
(913) 362-8000
  • Ribs
    looks good
4.0 out of 5
529 ratings
known for selling wood for BBQ, but also cook their own too
Kansas City, KS   (4 restaurants)    

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