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KC Barbecue Tours

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Calling all Carnivores! Hop on and let us take you to the BBQ. KC is famous for its barbecue and now you can find out why. Never mind stopping at just 1 restaurant, hit 3-4 in less than 4 hours. Our tours visit some of Kansas City's big name...more
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1727 Brooklyn Ave, Kansas City, MO 64127-2530
+1 816-572-6103
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great tour if you love BBQ. Arlene is a fantastic tour guide. Very knowledgeable and entertaining. Barry was a great driver. The different bbq places were all great. Fun and interesting tour. The history of BBQ is very fascinating and Arlene is a great...More

Thank Anita F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pace yourself, because you will be eating a lot of great food. The tour also shows you around the city with a bit of BBQ history thrown in.

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Review of: 'Cue & Brew Tour

Our group of 13 had a ball! We did the Brew and 'Cue tour- had some great BBQ and learned about Kansas City along the way. Of our group, there were a few locals but the rest were visitors from all over the country. They...More

Thank svt4me
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The tour included four great BBQ Resturant’s and a sauce making operation. You better come hungry, although each places serves a couple of entrees and a side, you will be rolled off the bus by the time you are done. The staff are really good...More

Thank Don B
Reviewed August 10, 2018
Review of: 'Cue & Brew Tour

Can't say enough about how fun, delicious, entertaining and informative the tour was! I needed to change my tour time and they were very accommodating and wonderful. Highly recommend!

Thank JANE F
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I love barbecue, but I would recommend just spending the money on two meals throughout the day. I have been to Kansas City a few times and I found that I didn't like this one as well as the other restaurants I had been to...More

1  Thank Ryan S
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Had a great time on this tour, visiting some of KC's finest BBQ joints. In addition to the four restaurants (Arthur Bryant's, L.C.'s, Danny Edwards, and Gates) we also stopped for a sauce tasting. The tasting included the opportunity to try the Source hot sauce,...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

The KC Barbecue tour was terrific & we'll worth the money! We went to 4 different Barbecue restaurants & tasted yummy bbq & also went to a barbecue sauce factory! Our tour guide showed us other places in the city that didn't even have to...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed July 17, 2018

You've probably read many other reviews on this and I echo the favorable one's which is almost all of them! Arlin and Barry were great hosts/guides for the four hour tour. We went to Arthur Bryants, LCs, Danny Edwards and Gates. The history lesson we...More

2  Thank Craig A
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

I’m a local that has never been to any of the bbq restaurants we visited. And they were all amazing. We were VIP at every location which was nice not to have to wait in line anywhere. The actual tour of the city was amazing...More

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August 15, 2018|
Response from KCbarbecuetours | Property representative |
Great question! We have had guests in the past who do not eat pork and we can certainly accommodate this with a different smoked meat option. We do offer a variety of smoked meats at a majority of restaurants and while some... More
March 27, 2018|
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Response from Z6776TGantoniop | Reviewed this property |
Here's KC Barbecue Tour phone number: (816) 572-6103
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Response from SLKKA | Reviewed this property |
We also started at Arthur Bryans, then to LCs, but instead of Woodyard we went to Fiorella's Jack Stack Barbecue, and then to Gates. I am also not sure if they go to the same places each time. I thought our guide did say... More