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Kansas City Barbeque

610 W Market St, San Diego, CA 92101-6720 (Downtown)
(619) 231-9680
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Ranked #1,416 of 4,122 Restaurants in San Diego
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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Vista, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My husband and I have visited KC BBQ several times, which proves we like it. This small downtown building houses the best BBQ! Ribs, pulled pork, brisket, plus more--all are delicious! I suggest the open faced rib sandwich with real-onion onion rings! The atmosphere is appropriate for a place that is famous for being in "Top Gun," the movie. Lots... More 

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Brescia, Italy
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

In the same real location where was shot the movie, and with the famous piano, you can get tasty ribs at very confortable price

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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160 reviews 160 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Firstly I felt sorry for the waitress, someone had called in sick and she was absolutely swamped, having been a waitress I wont hold it against her that we had to wait a while for menus. Loads of memorabilia, piano isn't in the room where it was filmed now but they must have needed the room. I ordered the brisket... More 

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San Diego, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Not sure what type of BBQ they use, but the meat had an off-taste. We still had fun with the food we got (most of the menu), because we had all been drinking pretty well. i wouldn't get BBQ here unless I was just in that area.

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Knowle, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Was excited to see where the scene from Top Gun was filmed , but was surprised they chose this! It's tiny, dirty and a disappointment. Get your photo and get out quick. I can't comment on the food, as after ordering a drink and it being served in a polystyrene second hand cup, I thought better not! A selection of... More 

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Perth, Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

If you're a Top Gun fan, you'll love this place. It's way smaller than you would imagine and very laid back. Food, drinks & service were good. Fab mac & cheese. Only negative was jumping across the 'river' from where the toilet was leaking in the restroom but I'm sure that's all fixed now.

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Edmonton, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

awesome little dive bar , top gun the movie was actually filmed in the bar . the bar scene with goose playing piano .Food is ok ,

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Calgary, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

If you are looking for a white table cloth restaurant, this is not it. If you are looking for a place with good food you have come to the right place. The service is great and the decor is fun. this is the place they fimed Top Gun and they have a section of the restaurant devoted to this including... More 

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southern california
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

You smell this restaurant before you see it....and your nose pulls you in! Wonderful food...the beef brisket sandwich is soooo good. Great location right at Seaport Village!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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73 reviews 73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I visited San Diego Dec 14-20 with my Sister. We had always wanted to try Kansas City BBQ—and the Seaport Village trolley stop made it so convenient---but we should have stayed on the train! The meal was terrible and expensive! We spent $87 for two people—--all of the sides offered are charged ala carte to your main course. We decided... More 

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Additional Information about Kansas City Barbeque

Address: 610 W Market St, San Diego, CA 92101-6720
Phone Number: (619) 231-9680
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: American, Barbecue, Steakhouse

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