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Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

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11950 South Strang Line Road, Olathe, KS 66062
+1 913-782-6858
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Garnett, Kansas
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

You can never go wrong eating at this place. It is great no matter what you pick off the menu you will not be disappointed. They have gotten a class of their own as far as BBQ..

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Thank Connie W
Wichita, Kansas
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant has amazing food. I recommend the Z-Man sandwich and the fries are amazing. The service is fast and customer service was good.

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Thank taneciac
Topeka, Kansas
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It does not matter what you order you are going to love it! I usually go with the special of the day so I get something different most times. Make sure you are hungry as there are no small servings.

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Thank John D
Alamo, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I know Joe's is considered the best BBQ by many. I like almost all KC BBQ, and I like Joe's although I can't say I like it a lot better than others. We tried burnt ends this time, in addition to the ribs we always get. The burnt ends weren't bad, but the taste wasn't really distinguishable from brisket. Would... More 

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Thank b9mccaul
Olathe, KS
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joe's is great low cost BBQ..... the Z Man sandwich is the way to go. Great decor as you would expect for a BBQ joint

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Thank 78richb
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by the hotel, they weren't wrong! Great BBQ, good menu and excellent pulled pork. They were really busy even just on a Tuesday night. Was slightly confused where too order and staff were difficult to find and rushed.

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Thank Katie M
Chesapeake, Virginia
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69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Joe's tonight for dinner. Had the half rack of ribs and they were pretty good. They were dry ribs but the BBQ sauce on the table was very good. This restaurant you order from the counter and by the time you walk to the end of the counter your food is ready. There were 8 of us and... More 

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Thank JerseyJim7
Olathe, Kansas
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will not be disappointed. Try their Zman. The wait is worth it. Burnt ends are amazing. A pound of fries goes with it.

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Thank Bill M
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended this by the hotel staff at Hampton Inn. So, so good. Apparently, it's the best in the Midwest! If you're in the area, stop by and try.

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Thank wizardofaubs
Olathe, Kansas
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favorite places to have barbeque. They have large portions. Usually one side of fries is enough for my family of four.

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Thank EECV

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11950 South Strang Line Road, Olathe, KS 66062
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: +1 913-782-6858

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?