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Snead's Bar B-Q

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1001 E 171st St, Belton, MO 64012-5531
816-331-7979
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Delivery

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  • 9
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great BBQ

Snead"s has been at the same location many years and the food is good and they have more than just BBQ.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Richard P
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Belton, Missouri
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Belton, Missouri
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Snead"s has been at the same location many years and the food is good and they have more than just BBQ.

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10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Sneads prime rib is smoked and very tasty. Cut is 12/14 ounce it seems which is more than enough. Large baked potato and pit cooked baked beans finished my meal off. Special is $17.99 not bad for the quality and quantity. Server Debbie is always outstanding.

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Looking for a laid back no frills setting with some very tasty food, Sneads hits the spot. The Fried Catfish was very good, and I was able to sneak some BBQ from my wifes order of Brownies (crispy ends of beef) which was fabulous as well. If you want good food at a fair price then you will enjoy Sneads.... More 

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Harrisonville, Missouri
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

Very popular spot with many of my friends. I've eaten here 2x now. I think the beans and slaw are good as any other place but otherwise food is just average. Staff is super nice and attentive. Decor is old and could use updating. Not a bad spot and just as good as some other more pricey KC locations.

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Lake Jackson, Texas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Snead's has been around for a very long time, and offers a slightly throwback BBQ experience. I went with locals, so Snead's is a place they have known since childhood. The long-time favorites are smoked meats, thinly sliced, and served with toast or a bun. Typical sides are fries (good), and a little bit of coleslaw (just OK.) My personal... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We wanted a steak so my Dad brought be to this place he discovered. They do a Prime Rib special for $17.99 on Friday and Saturday evenings. Not sure what the weight was on it, but my guess is about 8-10 ounces. They do a good bake potato with the stead where you can get all the trimmings, butter, sour... More 

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Kc
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The people are very friendly and it's a great place to escape from the hustle and bustle of town. It's a very relaxing atmosphere with great food. I've been eating there for years.

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Warsaw, Missouri
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I grew up eating at Snead's BBQ. It has always been the best. Their slaw is in a class by itself. Fries are fresh cut with the skins on, YUM! Best meat around. They have a unique "hot" sauce that is like no other. Always love to eat there.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Seated at dirty table. Had to ask for it to be wiped down. Cold fries, tasted like leftovers, mediocre pulled pork. Staff was friendly. With great BBQ in KC, I hope visitors don't judge us by this place.

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Belton, Missouri
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Located at the intersection of 58 highway and D, Snead's is a tad off the beaten path. Service has always been great and the BBQ is better than a lot of the more famous upscale BBQ restaurants in the Kansas City area. Portion size is good and their burnt ends are very popular, they sell out fast. Snead's is worth... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1001 E 171st St, Belton, MO 64012-5531
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Belton
  • Phone Number: 816-331-7979

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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