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Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que

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11950 S Strang Line Rd, Olathe, KS 66062-5267
+1 913-782-6858
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beef Z-Man all day long! Expect long lines, but it is worth the wait. Two options, one in Leawood and one in Olathe.

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Thank Shana J
Olathe, Kansas
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have eaten there many times in the last seven or eight years and have rarely had a meal that wasn't their best. Probably we have eaten there at least two hundred times!

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Thank gfinebaseball
Overland Park
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Best sandwich in the world. Zzzzzzz maaaannn. Just make sure you bring your waiting shoes. It is and will be busy.

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Thank T806LPmatthewm
Olathe, Kansas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always good barbecue. We especially go for the burnt ends and ribs.Their barbecued beans are an excellent side as are their onion rings. Good atmosphere.

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Thank HowardOlathe
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is, hands down, the best BBQ in Kansas City in my opinion. I used to live near the original, back when it was called Oklahoma Joes. I've eaten there probably hundreds of times. They have a sandwich called the Zman which is brisket, provolone cheese, and 2 onion rings on a bun. It's the best BBQ sandwich in the... More 

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Thank Chris K
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I ordered a party tray and it turned out to be a huge hit. The party tray had 3 meats and we had plenty. Food was tasty and reasonably priced.

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Thank Heather B
Olathe, Kansas
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Best BBQ in KC and my favorite hot BBQ sauce Night of the Living Dead. Can't get enough of that sauce!

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Thank Lee Ann K
Castle Rock, Colorado
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having spent most of my life in Texas I am very picky about my BBQ. My brother took me here a few years ago and I've returned at least a half dozen times since. The pulled pork, the ribs, and the brisket are all top notch. The burnt ends disappointed me though, as mine were very fatty. The sides are... More 

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Thank DarronS
Kansas City, Missouri
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Hands down one of the best BBQ places in KC--and their Portobello Z-Man sandwich is an amazing option for vegetarians. Husband loves their Burnt End Platter when it's available. Also check out their new Kansas Caviar side dish--it's a winner in my book.

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Thank smcain
Overland Park, Kansas
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Took visiting friends from England there for a Saturday lunch. We sampled numerous items among the 4 in our party and every meat and side received rave reviews. My favorite was the ribs and burnt ends. Can't wait to head back there again. Arrive early if on a tight schedule as there is always a line to enter.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11950 S Strang Line Rd, Olathe, KS 66062-5267
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Olathe
  • Phone Number: +1 913-782-6858

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?