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B B's Lawnside Bar-b-que

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APPETIZERS‏
6.99
Louisiana Swampman Boudin Balls
A perfect appetizer for any cajun party. These deep-fried battered rice balls are crunchy on the outside, moist & spicy inside.
11.95
Cajun Appetizer
Tasty southern Louisiana smoked andouille sausage, boudin balls & choice of gumbo, red beans & rice or jambalaya.
6.59
Big Bertha’s Onion Rings
Thick slices of sweet Spanish onion double dipped in a draft beer batter.
6.99
Muddy’s Mo Jo Chicken Basket
Guaranteed to get your mo jo working! These moist & tender barnyard beauties are just right for dipping.
9.49
Bennie’s Beer Battered Shrimp
Slightly spicy shrimp dipped in a rich tasting amber ale beer batter & brushed w/ Louisiana sauce.
6.59
Smokin’ Chill Cheese Dip & Chips
A hearty blend of tampa red’s own chili & cheese w/ just enough of the red stuff to give it a little heat.
7.95
BBQ Nachos
A generous platter of tortilla chips layered w/ hickory smoked pulled pork, pit beans, chili cheese dip, sour cream & chives.
4 Wings 5.99
8 Wings 9.49
Slow Smoked Chicken Wings
Whole smoked chicken wings marinated & brushed w/ our famous Louisiana sauce.
14.25
B.B.’s Lawnside BBQ Combo Appetizer
A great sampling of our shrimp, smoked chicken wings, rib tips, Italian sausage & battered fries.
SOUPS AND CHILI
4.95
Soup of the Day
We make all our soups from scratch using fresh vegetables & our own smoked meats. Ask your server for today’s feature.
5.25
Burnt End Soup
Slow smoked chunks of beef burnt ends simmered w/ fresh garden vegetables & sprinkled w/ parmesan cheese.
7.25
Soup & Half Sandwich
Soup of the day or burnt end soup & half of a beef, ham, turkey or pulled pork sandwich on white bread.
5.95
Tampa Red’s Chili
Our slow‏ simmered, not too spicy, hearty beef & bean chili served w/ your choice of onions & or cheddar cheese.
7.95
BBQ Sundae
From top to bottom, this three-layered delight will satisfy any BBQ lover’s craving. Hickory smoked pit beans, creamy coleslaw & succulent pulled pork. Served in a mason jar & topped off w/ sauce & a pickle spear.
SANDWICHES‏
All of BB’s lawnside BBQ’s sandwiches are served w/ skillet fries or battered fries. Plus, BB’s has BBQ sandwich lunch price chopper shopper rewards specials available all week.
Lunch specials: big Walter & little Walter sandwiches served Wednesday Thrusday Saturday, 11am – 2pm
8.99
Skillet
Battered
Big Walter’s Mixed Meat Sandwich
A hearty mix of chopped beef, ham, turkey, pulled pork, Italian sausage & burnt ends marinated in our own sweet BBQ sauce on a big sesame seed bun w/ battered fries & pit beans.
7.95
Skillet
Battered
Little Walter’s One Meat Sandwich
Your choice‏ of hickory smoked beef, ham, Turkey or pulled pork on white bread or bun w/ battered fries & a soft drink or iced tea.
7.49
Skillet
Battered
The Original~
Your choice of pit smoked beef, ham or turkey thinly sliced & piled high on white bread or a bun.
8.95
Skillet
Battered
The Big One
Pit smoked beef, ham or turkey thinly sliced & piled high on three pieces of white bread or a sesame seed bun.
6 Oz. 7.49
8 Oz. 8.95
Skillet
Battered
The Pulled Porker
Slow smoked, fall off the bone, pulled pork sandwich on a bun.
6.95
Skillet
Battered
Pit Smoked Italian Sausage
Freshly ground Italian sausage link prepared by McGonigle’s, smoked at B.B.’s & served on a hoagie bun.
8.95
Skillet
Battered
Sweet Mama’s Chicken Sandwich
Hand battered succulent chicken breast topped w/ BBQ sauce & melted mozzarella cheese on a big sesame seed bun.
6.49
Skillet
Battered
Grilled Cheese
This traditional sandwich comes w/ our homestyle cole slaw.
LOUISIANA FAVORITES
7.95
Cajun Wrap
An 8″ flour tortilla packed w/ jambalaya & gumbo, smothered in mozzarella cheese & topped w/ sour cream & chives.
Bowl - w/ a sourdough roll 7.25
Cup 3.75
Smokey Jo’s Gumbo
A spicy & sassy tomato based stew w/ chunks of smoked chicken, ham, turkey & sausage.
Bowl - w/ a roll 5.95
Cup 3.25
Red Beans & Rice
Stick to your ribs fare. Slow cooked w/ smoked ham hocks, onions, celery & peppers served over white rice.
Bowl - w/ a sourdough roll 6.35
Cup 3.50
Dirty Red’s Jambalaya
A traditional south Louisiana dish combining ham, sausage & chicken In a pot full of seasoned rice.
7.95
B.B.’s Lawnside Louisiana Goulash
Our three “Louisiana favorites” layered together on a platter & sprinkled w/ file powder. Served w/ a sourdough roll.
COMBO PLATTERS‏
12.95
Yardbird Combo
A quarter smoked chicken w/ three ribs served w/ battered fries.
17.95
B.B.’s Lawnside BBQ King Combo
Four ribs, Italian sausage & your choice of beef, ham, turkey or pulled pork. Served w/ battered fries & pit beans.
14.95
Hickory Smoked Meat Platter
Choice of three meats, sliced beef, ham, turkey, or pulled pork. With two side orders, pickles, & white bread.
RIBS! RIBS! RIBS!
Short end plus - side order 12.95
Long end plus - side order 11.95
Rib plate - 3 ribs plus 2 side orders 9.95
Full slab plus 2 side orders 20.95
Ribs
B.B.’s lawnside BBQ’s meaty pork spare ribs are smoked slow & easy over a hickory wood fire in our 60+ year old pit.
DINNERS‏
10.95
Italian Sausage Dinner
A perfect blend of not too sweet, not too spicy McGonigle’s Italian sausage served w/ your choice of two side orders.
12.95
Burnt End Dinner
Tender chunks of beef burnt ends served w/ pit beans & battered fries.
13.95
Memphis Minnie’s Smoked Catfish
Farm raised fresh whole smoked catfish. Moist, tender & swimming w/ flavor. Served w/ our homestyle coleslaw & battered fries.
7.25
Quarter Chicken Dinner
Moist & tender. Slow smoked to perfection w/ B.B.’s own blend of spices. Served w/ your choice of one side order.
9.95
Half Chicken Dinner
For the‏ heartier appetite w/ the same great flavor. Served w/ your choice of two side orders.
9.95
Smokey Hogs Rib Tip Platter
A generous portion of rib tips smothered in BBQ sauce & served w/ battered fries. Little hatch’s favorite!
9.95
BBQ Meatloaf
Unlike any other meatloaf. Ours is a blend of smoked beef brisket & ground beef w/ a hint of sweet BBQ sauce baked & served w/ green beans & skillet fries.
LITTLE PIGS
12 Years & younger
Includes fries
4.49
BBQ Sandwich
Beef, ham, turkey or pork served on a bun
4.25
Grilled Cheese
4.25
Peanut Butter & Jelly
4.95
Chicken Tenders
SIDES AND DESSERTS‏
1.95
Battered Fries
1.95
Skillet Fries
1.95
Pit Beans
1.95
Cole Slaw
1.95
Potato Salad
1.95
Green Beans
1.95
Apple Sauce
3.99
Bread Pudding
B.B.’s very own, made from scratch raisin & vanilla bread pudding drizzled w/ a sweet bourbon sauce. Heavenly!
4.25
Strawberry Cheesecake
New York style cheesecake on a graham cracker crust topped w/ glazed strawberries & ringed w/ non-dairy whipped topping.
4.25
Turtle Cheesecake
New York‏ style cheesecake on a chocolate cookie crumb crust, covered w/ a dark chocolate butter glaze & sprinkled w/ nuts & caramel syrup.
BEVERAGES
B.B.’s Lawnside BBQ serves a variety of beers, wine & soft drinks.
Draft - pale ale
Draft - unfiltered wheat
Draft - dry stout
Bottle - boulevard pilsner
Kansas City Beer
Boulevard Brewing Co.
Louisiana Beers
Imports & Premium Beer
Domestic Draft Beer
Bud Light
Domestic Beers
Non-Alcoholic Beer
O’Doul’s Amber
Cabernet sauvignon
Chardonnay
White zinfandel
White merlot
House Wine
Soft Drinks
Iced tea
Sweet tea
Coffee
Fresh Brewed
About
A unique Kansas City experience, BB's Lawnside BBQ has been the place where BBQ Meets the Blues for more than 20 years.
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Barbecue
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried a variety of items. All good. We started with an order of Boudin balls. Not many choices of sauce. Plenty of meat on all the items. Friendly staff

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank ABF67002
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A party of 6 of us were there Friday night. Great service, decent food. Burnt ends were good, coleslaw was bad. Drinks were good. Very affordable. Band was great! We'll be back.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank SteamyRice
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a whim while on a business trip. My main goal was to get some authentic Kansas City BBQ without going to a commercialized restaurant. There was a blues band playing the night I was there, which was really cool. The only issue was...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Not_Amish
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wandered in based on a recommendation from my hotel during a business trip, Found a very welcoming place with lots of friendly people and terrific music...but the BBQ, at least on the night I was there, was decidedly mediocre...maybe even below average. Eat at Joe's...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank rastaman85
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With all the world class BBQ places in Kansas City I found this just to be ok, I don’t see a need to go back, beans were ok, the burnt ends were really not very good, server seemed overwhelmed, took half our tables order then...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank keithf6
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really happy I work so close to this place and we saw one of their new specials about a year ago. Haven’t had a bad meal there yet...and don’t expect to either. BBQ tacos on Tuesday keep me going back, they are awesome and cheap!!...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

What a fun place and the food is delicious. We shared the combo appetizer the first visit and had pulled pork the next visit. Great margaritas! We enjoyed Brody Buster’s one man band. This is a happening place!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Soaringeagles3
Reviewed April 15, 2019

A westbound road trip we had planned meticulously, led us to our first dinner stop. We like to eat early as a rule; 1) It's not crowded 2) our food has ample time to digest! BBQ food seems to take a little longer to digest....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Fjorz
Reviewed April 1, 2019

Take a step back in time when you visit BB's. Ribs, Smoked Catfish, and Burnt End Sandwiches were awesome. Cole Slaw was a little odd. Appetizer was great, as was the turtle cheesecake. Only thing keeping this from 5 stars, was the waitress. She was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank tntfnt
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Who knew that walking in for a recommended BBQ would give us the best burnt end Tacos and a fantastic dose of live blues? This is a no-nonsense place. Long picnic tables and you plunk yourself down wherever you're told. They have beer specials and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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It is most definitely okay for a 7 and 9 year old . The seating is odd . It has four long rows of picnic style tables . So if it is busy you or your loved ones might end up setting next to a stranger but the atmosphere lets... More
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