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Zarda Bar-b-q & Catering CO

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214 NW 7 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014-2727
+1 816-229-9999
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Plymouth, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere and good food at reasonable prices. A great place to meet up with friends. We'd stop in again.

Thank JLStranz
Independence, Missouri
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88 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016

I love Zarda in Blue Springs. Their food is consistently fresh and delicious. I love how the meat doesn't have a ton of fat on it as other places do. I love their sauces and spices. The salad bar is delicious. The food is always the appropriate temperature and delicious. One of my favorite BBQ places.

Thank HeyBonkers
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21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Zarda Bar-b-q has very good barbeque, good sauce and French fries. Their prices are reasonable. Fast and courteous service. We go about 3 or 4 times a years.

Thank 204barbarak
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Great service great food. We got there late but their went out of their way to take care of us. The food is wonderful..

Thank Sherry L
Odessa, Missouri
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite BBQ in Eastern Jackson and Lafayette Co. I have been eating here for more than 20 years. The smoke flavor is awesome. If you like crispy breaded onion rings, Don't miss theirs! Chris and The rest of the team will take well care of you!

Thank Tim P
Blue Springs, Missouri
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Some people drive all over KC to get BBQ they claim is better. This place is less than 5 miles from my home and I feel very lucky it is. The meat is high quality and they have different choices in sauce. My wife loves the fried mushrooms. They service is quick and friendly and I always leave satisfied.

Thank 2UnsatisfiedCustom
Jefferson City, Missouri
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

One of the great Kansas City Barbeque restaurants. Great sandwiches and the burnt ends are my boys' favorites. Staff is super friendly and you don't wait forever for your food.

Thank Brian R
New York City, New York
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89 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

If you're looking for a good BBQ experience that offers great food at good prices, Zarda's is a place where you can be in and out.

Thank NYC-G-Unit
Blue Springs, Missouri
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Especially enjoyed the bold and spicy! My family loves the fries. And, we always enjoy eating the ribs.

Thank MicheAnB
Cincinnati, Ohio
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131 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Very average BBQ for a little neighborhood place and far below standard for an outfit with a long reputation like this. Their sauce is a disgrace. Basically just ketchup. Daily specials that are not even described. "There's a picture of it over there. " Mystery to me how they have stayed in business this long!

Thank braumeister

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 NW 7 Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014-2727
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Blue Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 816-229-9999
Description: Zarda's famous Bar-B-Q has become a Kansas City tradition whether it's for tonight's dinner, an office picnic, a big family gathering or an important business meeting. Since 1976. We have everything you need to make your gathering perfect! Select from fork-tender ribs, smoked turkey and ham, and even our juicy whole chicken. Our tasty sides are always a hit! Whether you love our cheesy corn, famous beans or crisp cole slaw, we have something for every guest on your list!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?