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4225 Frederick Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-3159
+1 816-671-1166
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“brisket” (13 reviews)
“beans” (12 reviews)
“garlic bread” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
4225 Frederick Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-3159
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OK, first of all I’m a barbecue aficionado. When I go eat barbecue I always want to order brisket. Upon ordering a three meat plate I was told by the waitress that it’s not brisket, it’s shoulder! Shoulder? I’m a Texan, what kind of crap...More

Thank AustinActor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent BBQ. Meaty baby backs that almost fall off the bone, with a variety of 6 different sauces. Easy to take out to my hotel, since my wife is Vegan. Fries needed to be more well done.

Thank lse72016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were here with a tour bus and were treated like royalty. Food is tender, trimmed and delicious. Try all the different BBQ sauces...I liked the Original best but two others were very close.

Thank BethanyLeah
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Great for a quick stop on a road trip with coworkers. Quick lunch satisfied our hunger and got us back on the road with ease. Thanks!

Thank Tina A
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Food was great, no wait for lunch, super-attentive waitstaff! The location and parking made this even easier.

Thank NomadKC
Reviewed February 23, 2018

This restaurant is located off I-29 next to a Drury Inn hotel. The motto is "Smell the Smoke". I had the rib sandwich with potato salad. The sandwich was three ribs (still on the bone) with two slices of garlic bread. The potato salad is...More

Thank torpdo
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Fast, Inexpensive, and Delicious. Right off the interstate. Lunch portions were more than enough for me.

Thank stacey m
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat that wasn’t part of a chain and found this wonderful restaurant. It is right off the interstate so it’s easy to get to, the staff was well trained and pleasant. We had the catfish, sausage and beef....More

Thank 405deano
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

It took the waitess way too long to come get our drink order after we were seated. She seemed rather apathetic about her job. Only checked on us once throughout the meal. Now to the food. I'm a self-professed KC BBQ snob. This place offers...More

Thank donjuan909
Reviewed November 18, 2017

We had a really great experience eating here. Our waitress Anneliese (Sorry if I butchered her name) was excellent. We were fortunate to come in during a very slow time of the day so we had her full attention. We tried all the types of...More

Thank keegans_mom61
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups, Kids
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4225 Frederick Ave, Saint Joseph, MO 64506-3159
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Joseph
  • Phone Number: +1 816-671-1166
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