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Hillsdale Bank Bar-B-Q - CLOSED

201 Frisco St, Paola, KS 66071-5529
+1 913-783-4333
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Feb 7, 2017
“CLOSED, but still bottling and selling BBQ sauce - Sign reads ”
Apr 5, 2016
“Best Ribs in KC”
Restaurant Hours Closed
201 Frisco St, Paola, KS 66071-5529
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Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Love my BBQ, tipped off by a friend and read the reviews, we were looking fwd to visiting the Bank. Was disappointed and saddened when we arrived to find signs in the doors that he had closed. His wife had passed and he decided to...More

Thank Woodywants2ride
Reviewed April 5, 2016

There is an illness in the family, that's why they are closed right now. This family puts their heart and soul into this place, and they serve the best ribs in KC. My favorite road trip, period.

Thank PocketMozz
Reviewed April 4, 2016

My wife and i have been going to this place for years now. Its only seasonal so we usually go every weekend when its open. The food is great and so is the customer service. I love mom and pop shops like these that value...More

Thank David M
Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We decided to venture out and try Hillsdale a Bank Bar-B-Q. After a 30 minute car ride we pull in and much to our surprise it is closed for the season. We had checked their website before leaving home and there was no mention of...More

3  Thank KCWine
Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

We were in Kansas visiting family and my brother in law said we have to go rob a bank?- well what a relief to know it was a bbq joint in an old bank ! What delicious burnt ends we had and the best root...More

Thank 50by50
Reviewed May 26, 2015

The folks were friendly inside and the interior decorating was interesting. Some of the old artifacts and ledgers are neat to check out. There was part of the ceiling that seemed to be falling down, but we don't know if it was intentional or not...More

Thank FlyingSmithy
Reviewed February 18, 2015

I have lived in paola for 8 years and had never been to the Hillsdale bbq. We finally went one Saturday afternoon and I will say that the food was pretty good for kc bbq. When walking in you don't think everyone is going to...More

1  Thank kansasfamof5
Reviewed February 18, 2015

Loved the setting and the food is excellent. Check for hours of operation as it's "Family Owned/Operated" and their achedule varies, depending on the time of year.

Thank thefish747
Reviewed June 17, 2014

Located in the old bank in Hillsdale Kansas. It also has a old train car attached that you can sit in. The food is good but the portions are pretty small for the price. The hand breaded mushrooms are worth the trip alone.

Thank mistergks
Reviewed October 10, 2013

This Bar-B-Q in in the old bank building and has a railroad car attached to it for seating. Its a very small place but worth going for the food. It's kind of hidden but worth a trip to see the place. They are not open...More

Thank mistergks
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Frisco St, Paola, KS 66071-5529
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Paola
  • Phone Number: +1 913-783-4333
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